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Hardy, J.D., Mrs.
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1 Item (Ink on paper., 16-1/2" x 7-1/8".)
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NMAH.AC.1218
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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1 Item (Ink on paper., 8-1/4" x 9-7/8".)
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NMAH.AC.1218
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Bloom (Chicago, Ill.)
Cron, Rosalind
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1 Item (10" x 8".)
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NMAH.AC.1218
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Smith, M., New York, N.Y.
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1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper., 5" x 7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1218
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Undated photo. Ray Carter, top left; Rosalind "Roz" Cron, bottom left; Willie Mae Wong, bottom middle. Photo by M. Smith, 243-251 W. 125th Street, MO. 2-3168, New York, N.Y. All are in uniform.

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Piney Woods School
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1 Item (Ink on paper., 5-1/2" x 8-1/2".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1218
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

On verso: "The Cotton Blossom Singers traveled extensively raising money for The Piney Woods Country Life School. On the front, from left to right: Mary Lewis, Arlevia Caples, Frances Jackson, Ella Carter Jackson, and Dr. Laurence C. Jones, founder of Piney Woods School." Signed Bushnell, S.J.) It is a picture postcard, undated.

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Pittsburgh Courier (newspaper)
Piney Woods School
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1 Item (Ink on paper., 4-3/4" x 6".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1218
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Newspaper clipping from Pittsburgh Courier with reproduction of photograph of bus used for "Sweethearts"travel, with caption. Hand-written ink under catpion: "Pittsburgh Courier"--June 7, 1941."

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Thompson, John
Atlanta Daily World (newspaper)
Piney Woods School
Chicago Defender (newspaper)
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1 Item (Ink on paper., 14.8" x 11.7" (12" x 10 on other side?).)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1218
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Side 1: "Piney Woods Band Turns 'Em Away," Atlanta Daily World, by John Thompson. "''Bronze Play Girls" [another all-female band] Here Monday For Benefit Dance,'" Friday, November 21, 1941 (newspaper heading not shown). Clippings mounted on scrapbook page.

Verso: "Famed All-Girls' Band Visits in Chicago," clipping from Chicago Defender, Saturday, November 22, 1941. Photo depicts: Virginia Audley, Bernice Bailey, Elenor Moore, Thelma Dunn (standing L to R) and Helen Jones--misprint? (actual name written in pencil), Estella Blueitt, Lillian Carter (seated left to right).

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Chicago Defender (newspaper)
Pittsburgh Courier (newspaper)
Piney Woods School
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1 Item (Ink on paper., 11.4" x 9.6".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1218
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Obverse: "250 Musicians Compete In Jam Session at Fair: Swing Band Semi-Final Held at American Common" Herald Tribune. "Rain No Damper for 400 Fair Jitterbugs Who Soak for 4 Hours to Hear Swing Bands" New York Times, August, 29, 1940. Includes underlined and boxed passages in blue pen. Page originally in scrapbook.

Verso: "Traveling Instructor for 'Sweethearts of Rhythm'" Pittsburgh Courrier, Oct. 5, 1940--photo of Vivian Crawford. "'Sweethearts of Rhythm' a Tops Band: Good Looks Along With Hot Music Make 'Em Tough Crew" Chicago Defender, Oct. 15, 1940. "Sweethearts of Rhythm In Groove Playing Dances" Chicago Defender, Oct. 5, 1940 Page originally in scrapboo...

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