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Ray McKinley Music and Ephemera, 1945-1994

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Collector:
McKinley, Ray (musician bandleader) 1910-1995
Subject:
Miller, Glenn, Orchestra
Dorsey, Jimmy, Orchestra
McKinley, Ray, Orchestra
Physical description:
19.5 cu. ft.: 13 Paige boxes
Type:
Photographs
Collection descriptions
Music
Scrapbooks
Clippings
Ephemera
Date:
1945
1994
1945-1994
20th century
1940-2000
Notes:
Drummer, singer, and bandleader. Performed with Jimmy Dorsey and Glenn Miller Bands during the 1940s. After Miller's death McKinley took over leadership of the Miller Orchestra.
Summary:
Music, clippings, photographs, broadsides, a scrapbook, an award, and an oversized birthday card documenting Ray McKinley's career as a musician, drummer, and big band leader during the 1940s and 1950s.
Cite as:
Ray McKinley Music and Ephemera, ca 1945-1994, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Music
Big band music
Jazz musicians
Musicians
Local number:
1998.3020 (NMAH Acc
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Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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