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International Sweethearts Making Sensational Hit On Midwest Tour. [Newspaper clipping]

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Author:
Thompson, John
Creator:
Atlanta Daily World (newspaper)
Chicago Defender (newspaper)
Collector:
Piney Woods School
Subject:
Audley, Virginia
Bailey, Bernice
Moore, Elenor
Dunn, Thelma
Jones, Helen
Blueitt, Estella
Carter, Lillian
Bronze Play Girls (musical group
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 14.8" x 11.7" (12" x 10 on other side?)
Type:
Clippings
Photographs
Newspaper clippings
Date:
1941
1940-1950
Summary:
Side 1: "Piney Woods Band Turns 'Em Away," Atlanta Daily World, by John Thompson. "''Bronze Play Girls" [another all-female band] Here Monday For Benefit Dance,'" Friday, November 21, 1941 (newspaper heading not shown). Clippings mounted on scrapbook page.
Verso: "Famed All-Girls' Band Visits in Chicago," clipping from Chicago Defender, Saturday, November 22, 1941. Photo depicts: Virginia Audley, Bernice Bailey, Elenor Moore, Thelma Dunn (standing L to R) and Helen Jones--misprint? (actual name written in pencil), Estella Blueitt, Lillian Carter (seated left to right).
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:
AC1218-0000041.tif (AC Scan No., side 1)
AC1218-0000042.tif (AC Scan No., side 2)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment
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Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH
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