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This Thing Called Jazz: Lin Covington Quartet

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Creator:
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Subject:
Washington, Walter E. 1915-2003
Anderson, Stanley b. 1884
Anacostia Community Museum
Anacostia Neighborhood Museum
Physical description:
1 open reel 1/4 inch sound recording
Culture:
African American
Type:
Sound recordings
Music
Speeches
Awards
Place:
Anacostia (Washington, D.C.)
Washington (D.C.)
United States
Date:
1968
Notes:
Title created by ACMA staff based on contents of recording.
Summary:
Mayor Walter E. Washington presents certificates of appreciation to two citizens - Thomas F. Dansby and Brother William Thirty-One X - for saving two children from a burning apartment building. Speech about safety and the necessity of babysitters by Fire Inspector. Anacostia Satellites also present awards to the two citizens. Additional presentation of awards and speeches by representatives of community organizations. Introductions by Stanley Anderson. Performance of jazz music by Lin Covington Quartet.
Musical performance and ceremony. Part of ACM Museum Events, PR, and Ceremonies Recordings. Dated 19681214 (from contents of recording).
Cite as:
This Thing Called Jazz: Lin Covington Quartet, Record Group AV09-023, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
African Americans
Communities
Jazz
Local number:
ACMA AV003485-1
ACMA AV003485-2
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Data Source:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
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