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Creators:
Piney Woods School
Teal Studio (Houston, Tex.)
Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper,., 11.7" x 10.1".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1218
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Recto: Undated. Related Versions: AC1218-0000023, AC1218-0000027, AC1218-0000030, AC1218-0000031. Mounted on scrapbook page.

Verso: Two Newspaper clippings from The Louisville Defender, June 22, 1940. "Sweethearts of Rhythm" and "'Sweetheart' Swing Pianist"---photo of Miss Johnnie Mae Rice (publicity photo in folder 2). Photographer stamp: Teal photo.

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Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Homzy, Andrew
Dates:
1927-1960
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet (3 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0740
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Stock arrangements of musical compositions by Duke Ellington.

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Creators:
Piney Woods School
Pittsburgh Courier (newspaper)
Shreveport Sun (newspaper)
Texarcana Gazette (newspaper)
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Level:
item
Size:
1 Item (Ink on paper, mounted on paper., 11.4" x 9.7".)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1218
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Side 1: 5 clippings from various newspapers: "Hold [sic] School Festival at Piney Woods" [newspaper unidentified]. Shreveport Sun (Shreveport, La): "Sweethearts of Rhythm 'Go to School." Texarkana Gazette (Texarkana, Tex., Dec. 19, 1939: "Negro Girl Orchestra to Play Here Friday." Pittsburgh Courier, Oct. 14, 1939: "Sweethearts of Rhythm Get Gay We...

Side 2: 2 clippings from various newspapers "Chatter and Some News" by Helen F. Chappell, Jan. 12 in Los Angeles. "Sweethearts of Rhythm Get Welcome in Dallas," Jan. 26, Dallas, Texas.

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Creators:
Cron, Rosalind
International Sweethearts of Rhythm
Piney Woods School
Moon, Dixie Hardy
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Dates:
1933-2010
bulk 1939-1946
Size:
1 Cubic foot (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1218
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection focuses on the all-female, racially and ethnically diverse big band group that started in 1937 and disbanded in 1949. The collection contains news clippings, photographs, correspondence, ephemera from USO travels, and newsletters. Also included are books related to the group, as well as a tribute CD and a 33 rpm vinyl sound recording.

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Creators:
McKinley, Ray, 1910-1995 (musician, bandleader)
Dates:
1945-1994
Size:
19.5 Cubic feet (56 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0635
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Ray McKinley Music and Ephemera consists of music, scores, sideman books, photographs, correspondence, news clippings and magazine articles, business records, awards, audio and videotapes, 45 rpm commercial recordings, and miscellaneous biographical notes. The records date from the the late nineteenth century to 1996 and document the profession...

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Creators:
Schillinger, Leslie
Dates:
1945-1970.
Size:
0.15 Cubic feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1220
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of printed materials relating to Gene Krupa and other big band musicians and band leaders, including Guy Lombardo and Benny Goodman.

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Creators:
Bukowski, Henry S., 1922-
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI
Dates:
ca. 1930s-1940s
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0678
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Publicity photographs and postcards of entertainers, mostly jazz musicians and leaders of dance bands, etc., and related memorabilia.

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Creators:
Cook Labs
Cook, Emory, 1913-2002
Dates:
1908-2002, bulk 1948-1965
Size:
6.3 Cubic feet (Phonograph albums)
63.5 Cubic feet (Open-reel tapes)
8.75 Cubic feet (Business records)
78.55 Cubic feet
Collection ID:
CFCH.COOK
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Cook Labs records, which date from 1939-2002, document the activities of audio engineer Emory Cook and his label Cook Labs. The contents include business records, materials relating to recording artists, photographs, and production materials, as well as phonograph records, master recordings and unpublished recordings produced by or associated with the Cook Labs label. The collection also contains two interviews conducted with Emory Cook in 1990: one by Jeff Place and one by Anthony Seeger and Nicholas Spitzer. There are several physical objects relating to Cook Labs including a bag of powdered vinyl, a binaural playing arm, and a condenser microphone.

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