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Creators:
Grant, Felix, 1918-1993
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Dates:
1935-1985
Size:
4.3 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0410
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection consists of 128 albums featuring the music of Duke Ellington, spanning some 50 years of Ellington-based releases.

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Creators:
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996
Dates:
circa 1935-1996
Size:
50 Cubic feet (92 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0584
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Ella Fitzgerald, often called the "First Lady of Song," was one of the 20th century's most important musical performers. The collection reflects her career and personal life through photographs, audio recordings, and manuscript materials.

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Creators:
Smith, Morgan and Marvin, b. 1910
Dates:
circa 1954-1990
bulk 1970-1980
Size:
481 Sound recordings (203 audio cassette sound recordings ; 6 vinyl sound recordings ; 272 open reel 1/4" sound recordings)
1 Floppy disc
209 Video recordings (21 16mm film prints ; 188 video recordings)
23 Linear feet (27 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.09-012
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Morgan and Marvin Smith, twin brothers who lived and worked in Harlem, NY, are regarded as the premiere photographers of the area from the 1930s-1950s. The two brothers pursued many creative outlets outside of photography, including painting, film, and

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Creators:
Trager, Felicia Harben, 1930-
Zaharlick, Ann Marie, 1947-
Trager, George L.
Dates:
1952 - 1990
Size:
130 Sound recordings
4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
NAA.2012-14
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

This collection consists of Amy Zaharlick's research and sound recordings on Picuris and other Pubeloan languages as well as the field recordings and notes given to Zaharlick by anthropologist and fellow Picuris specialist, George L. Trager.

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Creators:
Mavigliano, George J., 1941-
Dates:
1930-1988
Size:
1.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mavigeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material collected for Mavigliano and Lawson's book, The Federal Art Project in Illinois, 1935-1943 (1990), concerning the Works Progress Administration Illinois Art Project, including correspondence, undated and 1935-1988; writings; printed material, including articles, writings, clippings, questionnaires, blueprints, undated and 1936-198...

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Creators:
Becker, Richard
Bradford, Alex
Dates:
1950-1997, undated
undated
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0761
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Papers relating to Alex Bradford's career as a composer of Gospel music. Included among the materials are playbills, published sheet music, music manuscripts, gospel song books, play scripts, newspaper clippings and articles, and one LP record.

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Creators:
Mesibov, Hugh, 1916-
Shopes, Linda
Dates:
1990 June 23
Size:
2 Items (sound cassettes)
Collection ID:
AAA.mesihugh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Hugh Mesibov conducted by Linda Shopes for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Mesibov speaks of his early life and early art experiences including his attendance at the Graphic Sketch Club (now known as the Samuel Fleisher Art Memorial); financial difficulties in the 1930s and his subsequest successful application to...

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Creators:
Krause, Erik Hans, 1899-1990
Moore, Gertrude Herdle, 1896-1993
Trovato, Joseph S., 1912-1983
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
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Dates:
1965 Jan. 23
Size:
11 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.krause65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Erik Hans Krause and Gertrude Herdle Moore conducted 1965 Jan. 23, by Joseph Trovato, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Roberts, Malcolm, 1913-1990
Bestor, Dorothy K., 1913-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 May 26
Size:
28 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.robert65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Malcolm Roberts conducted 1965 May 26, by Dorothy Bestor, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Dike, Phil, 1906-1990
McGlynn, Betty Hoag
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 June 9
Size:
7 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.dike65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Philip Dike conducted 1965 June 9, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art.

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