Thurs. / Sept. 19th / SOUTHERN CLUB / EMPORIA, VA. / Amusement Enterprises Presents / America's Greatest Female Band / The International Sweethearts of Rhythm. [black and white poster with three images, halftone reproductions of photographs]
Piney Woods School
Teal Studio (Houston, Tex.)
Rice, Johnnie Mae
Ink on paper,
1 item, 11.7" x 10.1"
Recto: Undated. Related Versions: AC1218-0000023, AC1218-0000027, AC1218-0000030, AC1218-0000031. Mounted on scrapbook page.
Verso: Two Newspaper clippings from The Louisville Defender, June 22, 1940. "Sweethearts of Rhythm" and "'Sweetheart' Swing Pianist"---photo of Miss Johnnie Mae Rice (publicity photo in folder 2). Photographer stamp: Teal photo.
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
African American musicians
Big band music
AC1218-0000046.tif (AC Scan No.: recto)
AC1218-0000047.tif (AC Scan No.: verso)
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