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Creators:
Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Dates:
circa 1895-2001
bulk 1898-1951
Size:
86 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2010-28
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The Edward S. Curtis papers and photographs, circa 1895-2001 (bulk 1898-1951) primarily relate to Curtis's work on his opus, the North American Indian (NAI), although other subjects are documented as well. The papers relate closely to the Edward S. Curtis papers at the University of Washington Libraries Special Collections (UW), as that collection ...

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Creators:
Gensel, John
Morgen, Joe
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Dates:
1950-1979
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0763
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers relating to Duke Ellington, once owned by Ellington's publicist Joe Morgen: Morgen's correspondence, much of it relating to appearances by Ellington; photographs; some financial records; some music manuscripts of Ellington's; concert and theater programs; a film of Ellington at the White House in 1969 when he was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Nixon; and press releases and newspaper and magazine articles.

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Creators:
Battcock, Gregory, 1937-
Dates:
1952-circa 1980
Size:
10.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.battgreg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York art critic, writer, educator, and painter, Gregory Battcock, measure 10.6 linear feet and date from 1952 to circa 1980. The collection includes biographical material, correspondence, published and unpublished writings, artists' files, personal business records, printed materials, scrapbooks, photographic materials, and artifacts that detail his involvement in both the mainstream and fringe art scenes of the 1970s.

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1844 - 1975
Size:
7 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S22
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 22 contains materials documenting the business of and popular attitudes towards American Indians in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1834 - 1964
Size:
10 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S24
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 24 contains materials documenting the business of and popular attitudes towards Education in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Level:
item
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0301
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

163 parts and an indefinite number of scores.

I got it bad and that ain't good is contained in fourteen of one hundred fourteen folders for "Jump for joy" consisting of 1 three page short score, 2 two-page short scores, 1 five-page conductor score and 29 parts in Eb Major concert, 5 one-page short scores, 1 three-page short score, 3 two-page short scores, 1 six-page short score, 1 three-page p...

Folder A contains items in Eb Major in 4 groupings -- (i) Three-page short score. Short score indicates parts for Toby, Sears, Jimmy. -- (ii) Two-page short score and five-page conductor score. Short score indicates parts for alto, tenor, saxes. Conductor score indicates aprts for 2 altos, 2 tenors, baritone, 4 trumpets. -- (iii) Parts for 3 reeds ...

Folder B contains one-page short score and parts in Bb Major. Short score indicates parts for alto, baritone. Score appears incomplete. Parts for 4 reeds - Hodges, Otto, Barney, Carney; 3 trumpets - Rex (2), Ray (2), Wallace; 3 trombones - Brown, Tizol, Tricky; 1 bass - Moe. Some parts appear incomplete.

Folder C contains short scores in F Major. 1 short score indicates part for Rab. 1 short score indicates part for Brown. Short scores appear incomplete.

Folder D contains items in 2 groupings -- (i) One page short score in Bb Major. Short score indicates parts for clarinet, baritone, trombone, bass. Score appears incomplete. -- (ii) Two page short score in Eb Major. Short score indicates parts for baritone, trumpets. Score appears incomplete.

Folder E contains items in Bb Major in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts for 3 reeds - Rab, Otto, Carney; 3 trumpets - Wallace, Rex, Ray; 3 trombones - Brown, Tizol, Tricky. -- (ii) Three page piano conductor score and parts. Piano conductor score indicates parts for saxes, trombones, voice. Score does not include lyrics. Parts for 5 reeds - alto 1, alto 3,...

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Creators:
Davis, Luther
Davis, Joan Bassie
Dates:
1916-2007, undated
bulk 1936-2007
Size:
14 Cubic feet (40 boxes, 1 oversize folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1148
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Luther Davis (1916-2008) was an awarding winning writer, playwright and screenwriter. He won a Antoinette Perry (Tony) Award in 1954 for the musical Kismet. He was the playwright for Lady in a Cage, and Grand Hotel and many other productions.

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1822-1986
Size:
39 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S10
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 10: Sacred Music and Religious Themes contains approximately 4,000 pieces of sheet music, much of which is traditional Christian music, but also documents popular attitudes towards religion in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
undated
1824-1981
Size:
75 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S21
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 20, Newspapers contains approximately 4,900 pieces of sheet music and other materials documenting the development of and popular attitudes towards the playing of music in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Creators:
Thompson, Daniel V. (Daniel Varney), 1902-1980
Dates:
1848-1979
bulk 1923-1979
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.thomdani
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art conservator and historian, engineer, and professor Daniel Varney Thompson (1902-1980) are dated 1848-1979, with the bulk of the material dated 1923-1979. The collection measures 10.1 linear feet and consists of biographical material, correspondence, subject files, writings, artwork, printed material, and photographs.

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