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[Newspaper clippings (5 total) from various newspapers]. [scrapbook page.]

view [Newspaper clippings (5 total) from various newspapers]. [scrapbook page.] digital asset number 1
Creator:
Chicago Defender (newspaper)
Pittsburgh Courier (newspaper)
Collector:
Piney Woods School
Subject:
Crawford, Vivian
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 11.4" x 9.6"
Type:
Newspaper clippings
Photographs
Date:
1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Obverse: "250 Musicians Compete In Jam Session at Fair: Swing Band Semi-Final Held at American Common" Herald Tribune. "Rain No Damper for 400 Fair Jitterbugs Who Soak for 4 Hours to Hear Swing Bands" New York Times, August, 29, 1940. Includes underlined and boxed passages in blue pen. Page originally in scrapbook.
Verso: "Traveling Instructor for 'Sweethearts of Rhythm'" Pittsburgh Courrier, Oct. 5, 1940--photo of Vivian Crawford. "'Sweethearts of Rhythm' a Tops Band: Good Looks Along With Hot Music Make 'Em Tough Crew" Chicago Defender, Oct. 15, 1940. "Sweethearts of Rhythm In Groove Playing Dances" Chicago Defender, Oct. 5, 1940 Page originally in scrapbook.
Cite as:
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Big band music
Women musicians
Jazz musicians
Bands (Music)
Local number:
AC1218-0000025.tif (AC Scan No.: verso)
AC1218-0000026.tif (AC Scan No.: obverse)
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International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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