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Dates:
1929-1964
Level:
item
Size:
1 motion picture film
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: b&w, a compilation reel created by Ernie Smith 1. "Sweet Sue" Copyright: 1929 Performer(s): George "Shorty" Snowden and dancers; Hotfoot Bennett and Lizzie Highfly, Albert Hemingway and Buzz Saw Mamie, Shorty Stump and Liza Underdunk, George Snowden, Chick Webb Orchestra 2. Dance contest at Savoy Ballroom Descriptive Summa...

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Creators:
Grant, Felix, 1918-1993
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Dates:
1935-1985
Size:
4.3 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0410
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of 128 albums featuring the music of Duke Ellington, spanning some 50 years of Ellington-based releases.

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Dates:
1973
Level:
file
Size:
1 Contact sheet (black and white)
1 Folder (1 sheet: photographic negatives, black and white, 35 mm)
Collection ID:
CFCH.DAVIE
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Dates:
1973
Level:
file
Size:
1 Contact sheet (black and white)
1 Folder (1 sheet: photographic negatives, black and white, 35 mm)
Collection ID:
CFCH.DAVIE
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Dates:
1973
Level:
file
Size:
1 Contact sheet (black and white)
1 Folder (1 sheet: photographic negatives, black and white, 35 mm)
Collection ID:
CFCH.DAVIE
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Creators:
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (unmounted, 10-7/8 x 13-3/4")
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0584
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The "ghost" or double image probably occurred because this photograph was taken through a glass window in the recording studio. Photographer unidentified. No marks on verso of print.

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Dates:
circa 1958
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1960 - 1960
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Dates:
1960 - 1960
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History