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Ben and Ruth Liman Jazz Films Collection, 1930s-1940s

Donor:
Liman, Ben
Liman, Ruth
Performer:
Clooney, Rosemary
Carmichael, Hoagy
Horne, Lena
Arnaz, Desi 1917-1986
James, Harry
Calloway, Cab 1907-
Waller, Fats 1904-1943
Singers:
Mills Brothers
Physical description:
1 cu. ft
Type:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Collection descriptions
Place:
United States
Date:
1930
1949
1930s-1940s
20th century
Summary:
16mm motion picture films, produced in the 1930s and 1940s by various film production companies, documenting performances by jazz and popular music performers, including Cab Calloway, Fats Waller, Lena Horne, the Mills Brothers, and Rosemary Clooney, and others listed below.
Cite as:
Ben and Ruth Liman Jazz Film Collection, 1930s-1940s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Jazz
Local number:
2001.3041 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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