Swinging Rays of Rhythm [single scrapbook page with newspaper clippings on both sides]
Chicago Defender (newspaper)
Oklahoma Eagle (newspaper)
Piney Woods School
Ink on paper
1 item, 11.5" x 9.8"
African Americans 1940-1950
Obverse: Newspaper clippings, undated, advertisements for The Swinging Rays of Rhythm performance at Moana Ballroom.
Verso: Newspaper clippings (2l) about The Swinging Rays of Rhythm. "All Girl Dance Band To Play Dance at the Moana Ballroom", Oklahoma Eagle, August 30, 1941. "Part of Famous Band" Chicago Defender, Sept. 20, 1941 (photo of Sammy Lee, Myrtle and Estelle, with caption).
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History