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Billy Strayhorn Ephemera Collection, 1965-1969

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Collector:
Morris, Gregory
Gregory, Thelma
Subject:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas) 1915-1967
Copasetic Club
Physical description:
2 file folders
Type:
Photographs
Collection descriptions
Clippings
Place:
United States
Date:
1965
1965-1969
20th century
1960-1970
Notes:
Composer, arranger, and pianist. Born in Dayton, Ohio and played with the Duke Elington Orchestra, ca. 1939-1967. Died in New York May 31, 1967.
Summary:
News clippings, black & white photographs, and an advertising book documenting some of the music activities of Billy Strayhorn and the Copasetics.
Cite as:
Billy Strayhorn Ephemera Collection, 1965-1969, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Jazz
Music
Jazz musicians
Local number:
1990.3196 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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