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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Diaspora Program 1976 Washington, D.C.
Ellis, Wilbert, 1914-1977
Dates:
1976 August 4-1976 August 8
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (7 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1976
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Chief Ellis with Cephas and Wiggins--Look on yonders wall--Louise--Fare thee well Mrs. Peter--Black rat--Dices blues--unk

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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: 960f., b&w, an Archives Center compilation reel: 1. Bob Crosby and His Bobcats Performer(s): Bob Crosby and His Bobcats, personnel is: Billy Butterfield, tp; Warren Smith, tb; Matty Matlock, cl; Eddie Miller, ts; Jess Stacy, p; Nappy Lamare, g; Bob Haggard, b; Ray Bauduc, d Song Title(s): a. "Who's Sorry Now", (31-12) b. "Sa...

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Creators:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975
Marx, Groucho (Julius Henry), 1890-1977 (comedian)
Dates:
1911-1978, undated
Size:
12 Cubic feet (39 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0269
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Series 1: Correspondence, 1932-1977 is arranged alphabetically by correspondent. In 1965, Marx gave the Library of Congress a portion of his correspondence with well-known personages. The majority of the correspondence in this collection dates from the post World War II era (Marx's early correspondence is located at the Library of Congress.) Th...

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Regional American Program 1976 Washington, D.C.
Cook County Singing Convention (Chicago, Ill.)
Jenkins, Bobo, 1916-1984
Dates:
1976 June 24
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (7 inch reel, 1/4 inch tape)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1976
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Bobo Jenkins-- Shake 'em on down; Discussion on shape note--Hold on to God's hand--We thank you--We shall follow our dear savior--My traveling days will soon be over--Reading by Brother Seals--Never pray in gloryland

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Mooney, Art
Morrow, Buddy
Stacy, Jess, 1904-1995
Timbrell, Tiny, 1917-1992
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Dates:
1930-1975
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes, 1 map folder)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1388
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of 235 pieces of music ephemera assembled by an anonymous California musicologist over several decades. The contents include such things as concert ticket stubs; show programs; handbills; publicity stills; record store posters; nightclub souvenirs; autographs; contracts, lobby cards; movie stills; postcards; fan and record i...

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Tennessee Program 1986 Washington, D.C.
Pearson, Barry Lee
Fieldstones (Musical group)
Dates:
1986 June 26
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording (sound tape reel)
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1986
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Intro-Instrumental--Fieldstone thing--I'm in trouble--Black night--One more time makes me feel good--Big road blues--Can't do what I used to do--Crosscut saw--intro to Martin, Bogan and Armstrong

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. African Diaspora Program 1974 Washington, D.C.
Pitchford, Lonnie
Key West Junkanoos (Musical group)
Dates:
1974 July 10
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 10 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1974
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Lonnie Pitchford--intro--Don't leave me love--I love you a little bit--My babe--Big road blues--Forever--Dust my broom; Key West Junkanoos--In thew money--Ring ting ting--Yellow bird--Everybody--Matilda

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Creators:
Stapleton, Jean, 1923-2013
Dates:
1906-2014, undated
Size:
10 Cubic feet (35 boxes, 4 map-folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1424
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents the personal life and professional career of American theatre and film actor Jean Stapleton.

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Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Ohio Program 1971 Washington, D.C.
Professor Longhair, 1918-1980
Stackhouse, Houston, 1910-1980
Shines, Johnny
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Dates:
1971 July 5
Level:
item
Size:
1 Sound recording
1 Sound recording (sound-tape reel, analog, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1971
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

Houston Stackhouse with Robert Lockwood and Johnny Shines--My babe--Sweet black angel--E minor boogie--Mean old world--Boogie--Return mail--Bricks in my pillow--Dust my broom--Kind hearted woman blues--Hideaway--My babe--Stormy Monday--Sweet black angel--Cry on; Prof. Longhair--Whole lotta lovin'--Hey little girl-unk--Tipitina--Big chief--Mardi Gra...

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Du Mont, Allen B. (Allen Balcom), 1901-1965
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Electricity and Modern Physics
Dates:
1884-1965
Size:
46 Cubic feet (150 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0018
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

While the collection is focused rather specifically on the development of television in America, including technical details, legal proceedings, marketing and advertisement, and manufacturing, it is also a rich source for the history of American advertising, work cultures, sales, and entertainment. There is also information about radio, mostly in p...

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