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Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound cassette
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound cassette
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Jones, Caroline Robinson, 1942-2001 (advertising executive)
Dates:
1942 - 1996
Size:
15 Sound tape reels
4 motion picture films
54 Cubic feet (127 boxes; one oversize folder)
129 video recordings
70 cassette tapes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0552
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Caroline R. Jones (1942-2001), an African-American advertising executive, worked for a number of prominent New York ad agencies and and founded her own firm in 1986. She is best known for her work in assisting clients in marketing to minority consumers. The collection includes client files, print advertisements, and radio and television commercials created for a wide range of commercial and public service campaigns.

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1 Item (Ink / Silver gelatin on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

At far left is Mrs. Redentor Romero and at far right is Redentor Romero, conductor of the National Philarmonic Orchestra. Photograph taken in Manila, Philippines on January 20, 1972. Ellington wears patterned shirt or jacket. He and several others hold drinks. No indication of photographer.

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Creators:
Kirk Studio (Indianapolis, Ind.)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ellington sits in a studio behind a turntable, microphones (one with the letters WIRE) , and other equipment, with the interviewer. Photographer's stamp: Kirk Studio, Indianapolis.

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Maurice (Chicago)
Dates:
Ca. 1920s
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (photoprint, 10 x 8".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
DeCarava, Roy
Dates:
1924-1972, undated
Level:
series
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Contains black and white and color photographs, contact sheets, slides, and negatives documenting Duke Ellington's career as a musician and the evolution of the Duke Ellington Orchestra between 1924 and 1972. The photographs depict the orchestra and its various band members and singers in domestic concerts and international tours, Ellington with pr...

Miscellaneous photographs of musicians, concerts, etc. Includes work by famed photographer Roy de Carava, ca. 1960s (Box 1, folders 33, 34, and 35, and other locations in the series).

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Dates:
1927
Level:
file
Size:
1 Item (conductor score and/or parts (Published sheet music), 31 cm.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

1 part

Black cat blues is contained in one folder consisting of 1 published sheet in F Major concert -- in ink.

Part for piano solo.

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1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 5" x 7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History