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Program for An Evening of Comedy with Jackie 'Moms' Mabley and Her Ladies

Created by:
National Black Theatre, American, founded 1968  Search this
Subject of:
Clarice Taylor, American, 1917 - 2011  Search this
Moms Mabley, American, 1897 - 1975  Search this
Dinah Washington, American, 1924 - 1963  Search this
Billie Holiday, American, 1915 - 1959  Search this
Mahalia Jackson, American, 1911 - 1972  Search this
Ma Rainey, American, 1886 - 1939  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 8 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 1/16 in. (21.6 × 14 × 0.2 cm)
H x W (Open): 8 1/2 × 12 in. (21.6 × 30.5 cm)
Type:
programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2003
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Comedy (Theatre)  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of William and James Thomas and family in memory of Clarice Taylor
Object number:
2013.188.37
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.188.37
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Music in the Jamaican Pentecostal churches / by John Barton Hopkin

Author:
Hopkin, John Barton  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Jamaica
Date:
1978
Topic:
Church music  Search this
Pentecostal churches  Search this
Call number:
F1861 .J277
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1050373

The Best of sacred steel : praise music from African American Holiness-Pentecostal Churches. [sound recording]

Liner notes:
Stone, Robert L  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Florida
United States
Date:
2010
Topic:
Sacred music  Search this
Gospel music  Search this
Hawaiian guitar  Search this
Local number:
FP-ARH-CD-Null-C-1511
Arhoolie 539
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Listening only. No Duplication Allowed
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_359949

Service at 7th Day Apostolic Pentecostal Church of Christ; Claude Shields

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
1970 April
General note:
Other number Q-11
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1971, Item FP-1970-7RR-0089
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1971 Festival of American Folklife/Series 3: Ohio/3.1: Fieldwork/FP-1970-7RR-0089: Service at 7th Day Apostolic Pentecostal Church of Christ; Claude Shields
See also:
CFCH.SFF: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records
CFCH.RG.CAR-001: Caribbean Resources Guide/ Folklife Festival Programs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1971-ref887

Sherry Sherrod DuPree collection on the African-American Holiness and Pentecostal movements

Creator:
DuPree, Sherry Sherrod, 1946-  Search this
Extent:
355 Boxes
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Brochures
Periodicals
Clippings
Research
Audiotapes
Compact discs
Manuscripts
Correspondence
Sound recordings
Fliers (printed matter)
Financial records
Books
Newsletters
Slides (photographs)
Articles
Photographs
Hard disks
Video recordings
Place:
United States -- Church history
Date:
circa 1887-2001
Summary:
This collection, which dates from circa 1887-2001, contains materials relating to the history of African-American Holiness and Pentecostal movements. Included are newsletters, correspondence, brochures, fliers, magazines, VHS tapes, articles, newspaper clippings, slides, manuscripts, photographs, books, financial documents, audiocassettes, compact discs, diskettes, DuPree's research files, and other materials. A copy of DuPree's book "African-American Holiness Pentecostal Movement: an Annotated Bibliography," which was based on the research in this collection, is also present.
Biographical/Historical note:
Sherry Sherrod DuPree is a librarian and historian whose research focuses on African-American gospel music and African-American Pentecostal churches. She was the founder and organizer of the DuPree African-American Pentecostal and Holiness Collection at the New York Public Library's Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture. DuPree began the National African American Holiness Pentecostal Project, during the course of which she received several grants to fund her work. 1988, DuPree was appointed by Dr. Wilma Hughey to the Archival Historical Committee of The Church of God in Christ, Memphis, Tennessee. In 1995, DuPree became the Archivist of the Gospel Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Detroit. In March of 1998, she was elected Second Vice-President in the Society for Pentecostal Studies.
Restrictions:
This collection is located at an off-site storage facility. To access the materials, please contact the archivist at acmarchives@si.edu.
Topic:
Holiness movement  Search this
African American Pentecostal churches  Search this
African Americans -- Religion  Search this
Genre/Form:
Brochures
Periodicals
Clippings
Research
Audiotapes
Compact discs
Manuscripts
Correspondence
Sound recordings
Fliers (printed matter)
Financial records
Books
Newsletters
Slides (photographs)
Articles
Photographs
Hard disks
Video recordings
Citation:
Sherry Sherrod DuPree collection on the African-American Holiness and Pentecostal movements, Anacostia Community Museum Archives, Smithsonian Institution, gift of Sherry Sherrod DuPree.
Identifier:
ACMA.06-041
Archival Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-acma-06-041

Eleanor Dickinson Pentecostal Videotape and Audiotape Collection

Producer:
Dickinson, Eleanor, 1931-  Search this
Collector:
Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI  Search this
Interviewee:
Mayes, Harrison  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Cubic feet (2 boxes, 6 videotapes, 1 audiotape)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Videotapes
Audiotapes
Place:
Appalachian Region
Date:
1967-1977
Scope and Contents:
Videotapes of Pentecostal ceremonies, such as snake handling, laying on of hands, baptisms, foot washing, casting out of devils, dancing in ecstasy; a video interview with Brother Harrison Mayes at his home in Middleburg, Kentucky; and an audiotape of revival meetings.
Arrangement:
Collection is arranged in one series:

Series 1, Audiovisual
Biographical / Historical:
Eleanor Creekmore Dickinson, artist, produced several exhibits as well as a book on Pentecostal worship in the South entitled Revival! She documented Pentecostal and Baptist ceremonies using videotape, audiotape, line drawings and velvet painting.

Dickinson was born February 7, 1931, in Knoxville, Tennessee. She was educated at the University of Tennessee (B.A., Fine Art, 1952); the San Francisco Art Institute (painting and printmaking, 1961-1963); the Académie Grande Chaumière, Paris (drawing, 1971); the University of California at Berkeley (history, 1967 and 1981), and the California College of Arts and Crafts (Master of Fine Arts in Video, 1982). She began teaching at the California College of Arts and Crafts as Professor of Art in 1971.

She has had numerous solo and group exhibitions, has received grants in connection with her work, and is represented in more than a dozen public collections, including the Corcoran Gallery of Art, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Library of Congress, and the Oakland Museum.

A resume and selected bibliography, compiled in 1986, are in the Archives Center's collection control files.
Related Materials:
Related artifacts in Division of Community Life, NMAH (see accessions 306082, 306787, 1981.0570, and 1978.0344); related materials in the SI Archives of American Art and the Library of Congress.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Eleanor Dickinson in 1980 and transferred to the Archives Center from the National Museum of American History Division of Community Life in 1986.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. No reference copies exist. Orginals are not accessable.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Baptists  Search this
Evangelistic work  Search this
Religion -- Videotapes  Search this
Religion and culture -- Videotapes  Search this
Foot washing (Rite)  Search this
Ecstatic dance  Search this
Imposition of hands  Search this
Foot -- Religious aspects  Search this
Revivals  Search this
Exorcism  Search this
Baptism  Search this
Snake cults (Holiness churches) -- Videotapes  Search this
Rites and ceremonies -- Videtoapes  Search this
Pentecostal churches  Search this
Genre/Form:
Videotapes
Audiotapes -- 1940-1980
Citation:
Eleanor Dickinson Pentecostal Videotape and Audiotape Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of the artist.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0199
See more items in:
Eleanor Dickinson Pentecostal Videotape and Audiotape Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0199

Jim Garland Field Recordings: Pentecostal Church of God--Tom Babbitt [sound recording]

Recorder:
Garland, Jim 1905-1978  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 7 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Kentucky
United States
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Religious  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-7RR-0896
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_318280

Jim Garland Field Recordings: Pentecostal Church--Arjay, KY [sound recording]

Recorder:
Garland, Jim 1905-1978  Search this
Artist:
Ward, Shorty  Search this
Holland, Rosco  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 7 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Kentucky
United States
Arjay (Ky.)
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Religious  Search this
Gospel music  Search this
Religion  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-7RR-0891
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_318275

Jim Garland Field Recordings: Pentecostal Church--Pinnacle Valley, Ruth, KY [sound recording]

Recorder:
Garland, Jim 1905-1978  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 7 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Anglo-American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Kentucky
United States
Ruth (Ky.)
Topic:
Rites and ceremonies  Search this
Religious  Search this
Shape-note singing  Search this
Gospel music  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-7RR-0890
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_318274

The moral life of the gift in Ghanaian Pentecostal churches in the diaspora : questions of (in-)dividuality and (in-)alienability in transcultural reciprocal relations / by Rijk van Dijk

Author:
Dijk, Rijk van 1953-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Ghana
Netherlands
Date:
2005
Topic:
Pentecostal churches  Search this
Pentecostals--Views on money  Search this
Consumption (Economics)--Religious aspects  Search this
Ghanaians  Search this
Gifts  Search this
Call number:
GN450 .C66 2005
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1014504

Embodying holiness : gender, sex, bodes and patriarchal imaginaries in a neo-Pentecostal church in Kenya / Damaris Seleina Parsitau

Author:
Parsitau, Damaris Seleina  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Kenya
Date:
2015
Topic:
Dress codes  Search this
Sexual harassment of women  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Clothing and dress--Religious aspects  Search this
Women--Clothing  Search this
Church vestments--Pentecostal churches  Search this
Pentecostal churches  Search this
Call number:
P117.5.A4 B64 2015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1095060

Pentecostalism in Jamaica / by Ashley Smith

Author:
Smith, Ashley A  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Jamaica
Date:
1978
Topic:
Pentecostalism  Search this
Pentecostal churches  Search this
Call number:
F1861 .J277
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1050371

Gender, social change and spiritual power : charismatic Christianity in Ghana / by Jane E. Soothill

Author:
Soothill, Jane E  Search this
Physical description:
x, 261 pages ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Ghana
Accra
Accra (Ghana)
Date:
2007
Topic:
Pentecostal churches--Sociological aspects  Search this
Pentecostal women--Social conditions  Search this
Sex role--Religious aspects--Pentecostal churches  Search this
Sex role  Search this
Church history  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1048918

Reverse mission or asylum Christianity? : a Nigerian church in Europe Asonzeh Ukah

Author:
Ukah, Asonzeh F. K  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Redeemed Christian Church of God  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Great Britain
Nigeria
Date:
2009
Topic:
Pentecostal churches  Search this
Culture and globalization  Search this
Call number:
DT14 .A3746 2009
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1005026

Pentecostal gospel music in Kampala, Uganda : between the sacred and the secular / David Basoga

Author:
Basoga, David  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Uganda
Date:
2012
Topic:
Gospel music  Search this
Contemporary Christian music  Search this
Gospel singers  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Pentecostal churches  Search this
Call number:
ML3797.7 .E84 2012
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1006860

Christianity in Africa : from African independence to pentecostal-charismatic churches / Birgit Meyer

Author:
Meyer, Birgit 1960 March 21-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa
Date:
2012
Topic:
Pentecostal churches  Search this
Pentecostalism  Search this
Independent churches  Search this
Christianity and other religions--African  Search this
Call number:
BL2400 .W49 2012
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1045739

African initiated churches in the diaspora / Afe Adogame

Author:
Adogame, Afeosemime (Afeosemime Unuose) 1964-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Redeemed Christian Church of God  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
America
Nigeria
Lagos
Date:
2012
Topic:
Pentecostalism--African influences  Search this
Pentecostal churches  Search this
Call number:
BL2400 .W49 2012
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1045752

Ausländer! : Pentecostalism as social capital network for Ghanaians in Vienna / Michael Perry Kweku Okyerefo

Author:
Okyerefo, Michael Perry Kweku  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Austria
Vienna
Date:
2008
Topic:
Pentecostalism  Search this
Pentecostal churches  Search this
Ghanaians  Search this
Call number:
DT509.97 .G436
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1067857

Un phénomène religieux en pays Dida : le développement des "Assemblées de Dieu" dans la région de Lakota / par Antoine Ferrari

Author:
Ferrari, Antoine  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Assemblies of God  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Côte d'Ivoire
Date:
1970
Topic:
Religion  Search this
Pentecostal churches  Search this
Call number:
QH1 .B932
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1070473

Messenger : Sydney Elton and the making of Pentecostalism in Nigeria / Ayodeji Abodunde

Author:
Abodunde, Ayodeji  Search this
Subject:
Elton, Sydney  Search this
Physical description:
479 pages, 32 pages of unnumbered plates : illustrations, portrait ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Nigeria
England
Date:
2016
Topic:
Pentecostal churches--Clergy  Search this
Missionaries  Search this
Pentecostalism  Search this
Christianity  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1076601

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