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Created by:
American Guild of Variety Artists, founded 1939  Search this
Used by:
Club Harlem, American, 1935 - 1986  Search this
Received by:
Flash Gordon  Search this
Signed by:
Ben Alton  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
contracts
Date:
February 20, 1956
Description:
A business contract between Club Harlem and Flash Gordon booking the exotic dancer to perform at the club starting February 20, 1956 for seven (7) days for one hundred dollars ($100.00) to be paid weekly. In the contract, Gordon also agrees to an option of extending the agreement for three (3) consecutive additional periods of two (2) consecutive weeks each, immediately following the conclusion of the original engagement. The contract is on a contract form created by the American Guild of Variety Artists. The contract is signed and dated by Flash Gordon.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Henrietta W. Shelton, Chicken Bone Beach Historical Foundation, Inc.
Object number:
2011.145.4.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.145.4.3