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Hirshhorn Spring Gala 2018

Creator:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2018-05-17T14:34:19.000Z
Topic:
Art, modern  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
See more by:
hirshhornmuseum
YouTube Channel:
hirshhornmuseum
Data Source:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_MmojORF7dZo

Table knocker from the Paradise Club

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Paradise Club, American, founded 1919  Search this
Medium:
pigment on wood
Dimensions:
L x W: 7 1/2 × 3/4 in. (19.1 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
musical instruments
noisemakers
Place used:
Atlantic City, Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1919-1959
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Music  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Vicki Gold Levi
Object number:
2013.223.67
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.223.67
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Table knocker from the Elk's Rendezvous nightclub

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Elks Rendezvous, American, ca. 1930 - 1945  Search this
Medium:
pigment on wood
Dimensions:
L x W: 7 × 3/4 in. (17.8 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
musical instruments
noisemakers
Place used:
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1935-1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Music  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Vicki Gold Levi
Object number:
2013.223.69
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse, C 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.223.69
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Whodini: Jalil & Ecstacy at the Ritz

Photograph by:
Harry Allen, American, born 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Jalil Hutchins, American, born 1963  Search this
Ecstasy, American, born 1964  Search this
Whodini, American, founded 1981  Search this
The Ritz, American, 1980 - early 1990s  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 10 7/8 × 13 15/16 in. (27.7 × 35.4 cm)
H x W (Image): 8 9/16 × 12 7/8 in. (21.8 × 32.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
early 1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gesture  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.132.41
Restrictions & Rights:
© Harry Allen. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Eyejammie Hip Hop Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.132.41
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Lying Lips

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Lying Lips
Directed by:
Oscar Micheaux, American, 1884 - 1951  Search this
Written by:
Oscar Micheaux, American, 1884 - 1951  Search this
Subject of:
Edna Mae Harris, American, 1910 - 1997  Search this
Produced by:
Oscar Micheaux, American, 1884 - 1951  Search this
Medium:
16mm Film (a): acetate film;
16mm Film (b): acetate film;
16mm Reel (c): metal;
16mm Reel (d): metal;
35mm Film Canister (e): plastic
Dimensions:
Duration: 56 Minutes
Length (Film Reel 1): 1100 Feet
Length (Film Reel 2): 1000 Feet
Type:
motion pictures (information artifacts)
Place filmed:
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1939
Topic:
African American  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Race films  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Randall and Sam Nieman
Object number:
2015.167.13.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Nieman Film Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.167.13.1ab

Spirit of Youth

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Spirit of Youth
Directed by:
Harry L. Fraser, American, 1889 - 1974  Search this
Written by:
Arthur Hoerl, American, 1891 - 1968  Search this
Subject of:
Joe Louis, American, 1914 - 1981  Search this
Edna Mae Harris, American, 1910 - 1997  Search this
Mantan Moreland, American, 1902 - 1973  Search this
Medium:
16mm Film (a): acetate film;
16mm Film (b): acetate film
Dimensions:
Duration: 65 Minutes
Length (Film Reel 1): 1300 Feet
Length (Film Reel 2): 1100 Feet
Type:
motion pictures (information artifacts)
Place filmed:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1938
Topic:
African American  Search this
Boxing  Search this
Families  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Randall and Sam Nieman
Object number:
2015.167.19.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Nieman Film Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.167.19.1ab

Swing!

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Swing!
Directed by:
Oscar Micheaux, American, 1884 - 1951  Search this
Written by:
Oscar Micheaux, American, 1884 - 1951  Search this
Subject of:
Cora Green, American  Search this
Produced by:
Oscar Micheaux, American, 1884 - 1951  Search this
Medium:
16mm Film (a): acetate film;
16mm Film (b): acetate film
Dimensions:
Duration: 65 Minutes
Length (Film Reel 1): 1100 Feet
Length (Film Reel 2): 1400 Feet
Type:
motion pictures (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
Birmingham, Jefferson County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Harlem, New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place filmed:
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1938
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Randall and Sam Nieman
Object number:
2015.167.20.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Nieman Film Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.167.20.1ab

Dirty Gertie from Harlem, U.S.A.

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Dirty Gertie from Harlem, U.S.A.
Directed by:
Spencer Williams, American, 1893-1969  Search this
Subject of:
Francine Everett, American, 1915 - 1999  Search this
Medium:
16mm Film (a): acetate film;
16mm Film (b): acetate film
Dimensions:
Duration: 60 Minutes
Length (Film Reel 1): 1150 Feet
Length (Film Reel 2): 1100 Feet
Type:
motion pictures (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place purchased:
Bahamas, Caribbean, North and Central America
Place filmed:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1946
Topic:
African American  Search this
Dance  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Randall and Sam Nieman
Object number:
2015.167.6.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Nieman Film Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.167.6.1ab

Double Deal

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Double Deal
Directed by:
Arthur Dreifuss, American, 1908 - 1993  Search this
Subject of:
Monte Hawley, American, 1901 - 1950  Search this
Composed by:
Peter Tinturin, American, 1910 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
16mm Film (a): acetate film;
16mm Film (b): acetate film
Dimensions:
Duration: 60 Minutes
Length (Film Reel 1): 1050 Feet
Length (Film Reel 2): 1100 Feet
Type:
motion pictures (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place filmed:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1939
Topic:
African American  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Race films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Randall and Sam Nieman
Object number:
2015.167.7.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Nieman Film Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.167.7.1ab

Gang War

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Gang War
Directed by:
Leo C. Popkin, Canadian, 1914 - 2011  Search this
Subject of:
Ralph Cooper, American, 1908 - 1992  Search this
Produced by:
Harry M. Popkin, American, 1906 - 1991  Search this
Medium:
16mm Film (a): acetate film;
16mm Film (b): acetate film
Dimensions:
Duration: 60 Minutes
Length (Film Reel 1): 1100 Feet
Length (Film Reel 2): 1250 Feet
Type:
motion pictures (information artifacts)
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place filmed:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1940
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Business  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Race films  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Randall and Sam Nieman
Object number:
2015.167.8.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Nieman Film Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.167.8.1ab

Postcard for The Official "Party With A Purpose" Afterparty, MMM 20th Anniv.

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
DJ Jazzy Jay, American, born 1961  Search this
DJ Superior, American  Search this
Old Engine 12 Firehouse Restaurant, American, founded 2013  Search this
Teezy Money, American  Search this
GREDT A Diversitas Company, American, founded 1980  Search this
Million Man March, American, founded 1995  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 × 7 in. (12.7 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
flyers
Place collected:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Justice  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Men  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
United States--History--2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.251.14.18
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Million Man March Anniversary Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.251.14.18
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Postcard for The Official "Party With A Purpose" Afterparty, MMM 20th Anniv.

Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
DJ Jazzy Jay, American, born 1961  Search this
DJ Superior, American  Search this
Old Engine 12 Firehouse Restaurant, American, founded 2013  Search this
Teezy Money, American  Search this
GREDT A Diversitas Company, American, founded 1980  Search this
Million Man March, American, founded 1995  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 × 7 in. (12.7 × 17.8 cm)
Type:
flyers
Place depicted:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2015
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Justice  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Men  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
United States--History--2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.251.14.19
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Million Man March Anniversary Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.251.14.19
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Wooden clapper from the Cotton Club promoting Ethel Waters

Subject of:
Ethel Waters, American, 1896 - 1977  Search this
Cotton Club, American, 1923 - 1940  Search this
Medium:
ink on wood with metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 2 × 8 1/2 × 7/8 in. (5.1 × 21.6 × 2.2 cm)
Type:
noisemakers
Place used:
Harlem, New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1933
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, gift of Dwandalyn R. Reece in memory of Pauline Watkins Reece
Object number:
2015.45.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.45.3
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Flyer advertising a concert featuring Raphy Leavitt y La Selecta

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Raphy Leavitt, Puerto Rican, 1948 - 2015  Search this
Eddie Palmieri, American, born 1936  Search this
Ismael Miranda, Puerto Rican, born 1950  Search this
Machito and Graciela, Cuban American, 1944 - 1975  Search this
Típica 73, American, 1973 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Communities  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.27.281
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.27.281
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Gelatin silver print from Club Harlem

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Club Harlem, American, 1935 - 1986  Search this
Charlie Johnson  Search this
Sam Singer  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper on paper with ink and metal
Dimensions:
H x W (Front): 6 1/2 × 8 1/2 in. (16.5 × 21.6 cm)
H x W (Open): 13 × 8 1/2 in. (33 × 21.6 cm)
H x W (Image): 4 × 6 1/8 in. (10.2 × 15.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Atlantic City, Atlantic County, New Jersey, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1935-1949
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.38.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.38.12
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Souvenir photograph from the Down Beat Swing Room

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Down Beat Swing Room, American, 1938 - 1948  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper on vinyl with ink and metal
Dimensions:
H x W (Front): 6 1/2 × 8 1/2 in. (16.5 × 21.6 cm)
H x W (Open): 13 × 8 1/2 in. (33 × 21.6 cm)
H x W (Image): 4 1/8 × 6 1/8 in. (10.5 × 15.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1938-1948
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.38.14
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.38.14
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Gelatin silver print of a line of guests arriving behind a velvet rope

Photograph by:
Martin Harris  Search this
Subject of:
Federal Theatre Project, American, 1935 - 1939  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic gelatin
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 1/16 × 8 in. (25.6 × 20.3 cm)
H x W: 9 1/2 × 7 1/2 in. (24.1 × 19.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1935-1939
Topic:
African American  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.38.29
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.38.29
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Gelatin silver print of a crowd at the Apollo Theater

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Apollo Theater, founded 1934  Search this
Count Basie, American, 1904 - 1984  Search this
Benny Carter, American, 1907 - 2003  Search this
Lil Green, American, 1919 - 1954  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 8 × 10 in. (20.3 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (Image): 7 5/8 × 9 1/2 in. (19.4 × 24.1 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Music  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.38.33
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.38.33
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The Negro Motorist Green-Book

Published by:
Victor Hugo Green, American, 1892 - 1960  Search this
Subject of:
James A. Jackson, American, 1878 - 1960  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 × 5 × 1/8 in. (17.8 × 12.7 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
pamphlets
Place printed:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1941
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Barbershops  Search this
Beauty salons (Beauty shops)  Search this
Cooking and dining  Search this
Foodways  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Recreation  Search this
Segregation  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Travel  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.42
Restrictions & Rights:
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.42
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Mr. & Mrs. Louis Armstrong pose in front of his Bop City mural

Photograph by:
Steve Jackson Jr., 1923 - 1999  Search this
Subject of:
Louis Armstrong, American, 1901 - 1971  Search this
Lucille Armstrong, American, 1914 - 1983  Search this
Jimbo's Bop City, American, 1950 - 1965  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 9 7/16 × 7 1/2 in. (24 × 19 cm)
H x W (sheet): 10 × 8 in. (25.4 × 20.3 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Fillmore, San Francisco, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1955
Topic:
African American  Search this
Bebop (Music)  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Mary E. Jackson, Posthumously and Linda A. Jackson
Object number:
2016.117.10
Restrictions & Rights:
© Linda A. Jackson
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.117.10
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