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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

New York, Hunter College Assembly Hall, New York; Friday, December 9, 1966. Quarter sized. 18 ¼ x 14. 2c. Rust on lavender; rust color lettering and print of Duke Ellington.

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Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Mendoza, Peru, S.A.; Thursday, November 25, 19?? Full sized. 43 x 29. Black and red lettering on white. Presented by Asociacion Filarmonica de Mendoza.

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Creators:
Eisenlord, William J., 1926-1997
Dates:
1953-1976
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.eisewill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The photographs of San Francisco photographer William J. Eisenlord measure 0.3 linear feet and date from 1953-1976. Photographs depict the City Lights Bookstore of San Francisco, California and the exhibition opening of "Poets of the Cities" at the San Francisco Museum of Art in 1976. Also included are photographs of jazz and beat poetry performances taken by Ed Nyberg in 1957.

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Creators:
Blesh, Rudi, 1899-1985
Dates:
circa 1900-1983
Size:
2.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.blesrudi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of writer, critic, and architectural designer Rudi Blesh measure 2.1 linear feet and date from circa 1900 to 1983. The collection includes correspondence, documentation on writing projects and notes, printed materials, and photograpic materials. Much of the material concerns his collaboration with Harriet Janis on the book Collage: Personalities, Concepts, Techniques.

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1990 February 4 and 18
Level:
file
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0408
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Program explodes the parallel histories of jazz music and dance and how they influenced and shaped each other. During the 1930s creative tapping routines became a standard attraction to Ellington's floor shows and he in turn created musical compositions to support such creative movements. Program held at the National Museum of American History's P...