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Naomi Huber Brown Papers (Documenting Duke Ellington's Concert Tour of Asia), 1960-1963

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Collector:
Brown, Naomi Huber
Subject:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974
Armstrong, Louis 1900-1971
Physical description:
0.15 cu. ft.: 1 document box
Type:
Photographs
Collection descriptions
Business records
Notes
Place:
United States
Asia
Date:
1960
1960-1963
1960-1970
20th century
1950-2000
Notes:
Foreign service and cultural officer for Middle East and Asia. Served as the "advance man" for Ellington's 1963 tour.
Summary:
Black & white photographs, notes, autographed album cover to "Afro-Bossa," booking contract for Louis Armstrong, and an advanced publicity pamphlet. Records document the preparation and management of Duke Ellington's 1963 tour of Asia.
Cite as:
Naomi H. Brown Papers Documenting Duke Ellington's Concert Tour of Asia, 1963, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Jazz
Music
Jazz musicians
Concerts
Local number:
1991.3150 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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