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Creators:
Smithsonian Press/Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1993-1997
Size:
45 cu. ft. (45 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-091
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of original audiotape recordings, on 2 inch reels, documenting the production of Jazz Smithsonian: a concert series, hosted by Lena Horne, which featured the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra performing classic American jazz of the 1920s through 1950s, and included stories of acclaimed composers and performers. ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1991-2001
Size:
8 cu. ft. (16 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-062
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiotapes created during the production of the radio series "Jazz Smithsonian." Hosted by Lena Horne, the series features the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra in concert, performing classic American jazz of the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s, as well as oral histories of American jazz legends. Each show i...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Productions
Dates:
1994-2000
Size:
3 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (2 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-181
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiotapes and compact discs created during the production of the radio series "Jazz Smithsonian." Hosted by Lena Horne, the series features the Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra in concert, performing classic American jazz of the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, and 1950s, as well as oral histories of American jazz legends...

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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0556
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

More pre-march activities: Josh White: Excerpt "Go Down Moses" Introducing dignitaries Bob Dylan and Joan Baez: "When the Ship Comes In" Brief remarks: Bayard Rustin Rosa Parks Daisy Bates Lena Horne March instructions Announcement of W.E.B. Dubois' death the day before Bobby Darin (for him and the death announcement, Ribback has voice over comm...

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file
Collection ID:
AAA.fruealfr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Hicks, Russell Hill, Arthur (see also "A Death in the Family") Hiller, Wendy Hindemuth, Paul Hingle, Pat Hitchcock, Frank Hitchcock, Raymond Hitchcock, Senator Hitler, Adolf Hodiak, John Hoffman, Jane Holden, Peter (see Digges, Dudley and Peter Holden) Holliday, Judy Holm, Celeste Homolka, Oscar (Oversized material housed in Box 6, F1...

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

Descriptive Summary: 400f, b&w, a short film entertainment feature produced for the US armed services Performance Date: 1943 Corporate Creator: US Army Producer: Army Information Branch, Army Pictorial Service, Air Forces Navy Department Performer(s): Ernie "Bubbles" Whitman, Eddie "Rochester" Anderson, Lena Horne, Ralph Cooper and Timmie Rodger...

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Creators:
Leonard, Herman, 1923-2010
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)
Dates:
1948-1993
Size:
5.6 Cubic feet (10 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0445
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection consists of 110 black-and-white photographic prints depicting musicians performing at various American and European jazz clubs between 1948 and 1991. The collection contains mounted and unmounted 11" x 14" and 16" x 20" prints made by Leonard. Artists represented among these photographs are Billie Holiday, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gi...

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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 525f., b&w, an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. Laverne Baker Song Title(s): "Love Me Right in the Morning" 2. Billie Holiday Song Title(s): "Baby I'll Never" 3. Pearl Bailey Song Title(s): "Beat Out That Rhythm on a Drum" with Max Roach 4. Dinah Washington Song Title(s): "Only a Moment Ago" 5. Lena Horne Song Tit...

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Creators:
Adams, Joe, 1922-
Morehead, Howard, 1926-2003
Dates:
1948-1980
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes and 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0908
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Photographs, scrapbooks, and other materials documenting the career of Joe Adams, a Los Angeles radio announcer and movie and television actor, who later became Ray Charles's manager.

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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Descriptive Summary: 1080f., an Ernie Smith compilation reel, not all entries are Soundies: 1. Harry the Hipster-Gibson Copyright: 1944 2. "Eccentric Rag" Performer(s): Eddie Condon, Wild Bill Davison on trumpet 3. Hollywood Boogie Copyright: 1946 Performer(s): unidentified all girl orchestra Song Title(s): "Chew Chew Your Gumma" Descriptio...

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