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This Thing Called Jazz: Lin Covington Quartet

Catalog Data

Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Subject:
Washington, Walter E. 1915-2003  Search this
Anderson, Stanley b. 1884  Search this
Anacostia Community Museum  Search this
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum  Search this
Physical description:
1 open reel 1/4 inch sound recording
Culture:
African American  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Music
Speeches
Awards
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1968
Notes:
Title created by ACMA staff based on contents of recording.
Created for Anacostia Neighborhood Museum.
Summary:
Mayor Walter E. Washington presents certificates of appreciation to two citizens - Thomas F. Dansby and Brother William Thirty-One X - for saving two children from a burning apartment building. Speech about safety and the necessity of babysitters by Fire Inspector. Anacostia Satellites also present awards to the two citizens. Additional presentation of awards and speeches by representatives of community organizations. Introductions by Stanley Anderson. Performance of jazz music by Lin Covington Quartet.
Musical performance and ceremony. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Dated 19681214 (from contents of recording).
Cite as:
This Thing Called Jazz: Lin Covington Quartet, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Repository Loc.:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives, MRC-777 1901 Fort Place, SE, Washington, DC 20020 (tel. 202.633.4853, fax 202.287.2422) ACMarchives@si.edu Consult archivist by appointment
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Communities  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Local number:
ACMA AV003485-1
ACMA AV003485-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Use of the materials requires an appointment. Some items are not accessible due to obsolete format and playback machinery restrictions. Please contact the archivist to make an appointment: ACMarchives@si.edu
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ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings
Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_380707