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Chepchumba at 'Divas Night: Homage to Kenyan Women in Music'

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
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2014-07-06T22:51:19.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Paid My Dues - A Quarterly Journal of Women in Music

Collection Creator:
Woman's Building (Los Angeles, Calif.)  Search this
Container:
Box 31, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1979, October-December
Collection Citation:
Woman's Building records, 1970-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Woman's Building records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-womabuil-ref1444

Kenyan Women in Music: More Than Divas!

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Blog posts
Published Date:
Wed, 16 Jul 2014 12:19:54 +0000
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more posts:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_15a1ffb07facf2f6e9f7441ce81204b5

Festival Recordings: Learning Center/Camp Fire: Women in Music: Camp Fire [sound recording]

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. New Mexico Program 1992 Washington, D.C  Search this
Recorder:
Mitchell, John N  Search this
Performer:
Perez, Angela 1970-  Search this
Nettleton, Charla 1955-  Search this
Van Houton, Gretchen 1963-  Search this
Garcia, Banjo  Search this
Hampton, R.W. 1957-  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette : analog
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Washington (D.C.)
New Mexico
Sedan (N.M.)
Continental Divide Wilderness (N.M.)
Date:
1992
Topic:
Folk songs  Search this
Gospel music  Search this
Oral history  Search this
Cowboys  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Gender  Search this
Food habits  Search this
Ranch life  Search this
Local number:
FP-1992-CT-0159
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records, 1967-2010 228797
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_339199

Festival Recordings: Learning Center/Camp Fire: Women in Music: Camp Fire

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 sound recording (compact audio cassette)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
1992 July 4
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: 1992 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1992, Item FP-1992-CT-0159
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Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1992 Festival of American Folklife
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1992-ref707

[Praise for International Sweethearts of Rhythm performance.] [Letter]

Author:
Jackson, A. Stephen  Search this
Collector:
Piney Woods School  Search this
Collection Creator:
Cron, Rosalind  Search this
International Sweethearts of Rhythm  Search this
Piney Woods School  Search this
Moon, Dixie Hardy  Search this
Hughes, Cathy  Search this
Extent:
2 Pages (8.2" x 10.6".)
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Pages
Letters (correspondence)
Scope and Contents:
February 3, 1940. Letter from A. Stephen Jackson, II (music director in Dallas, TX) to Piney Woods president, Dr. Lawrence C. Jones (2 pages).
Arrangement:
Series #1: Piney Woods School ,Box No. 1, folder no. 3.
Local Numbers:
AC1218-0000011.tif (AC Scan No.: page 1)

AC1218-0000012.tif (AC Scan No.: page 2)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection 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:
Big band music  Search this
Women musicians  Search this
Jazz musicians  Search this
Bands (Music)  Search this
Women in music  Search this
Women in music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Letters (correspondence) -- 1900-1950
Collection Citation:
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1218-ref647
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Iddi Achieng' at 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-07-08T20:18:33.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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smithsonianfolklife
YouTube Channel:
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_D5No5Uz9wOY

Suzanna Owiyo at 2014 Smithsonian Folklife Festival

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-07-08T21:44:47.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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smithsonianfolklife
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolklife
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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edanmdm:yt_iIIwxyXjwGI

West African women in music : an analysis of scholarship / Angela Scharfenberger

Author:
Scharfenberger, Angela  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Africa, West
Ghana
Date:
2011
Topic:
Women musicians--Research  Search this
Ethnomusicology  Search this
Call number:
ML5 .A25
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1049844

Harlem's High Spot / Apollo [newsprint]

Names:
Apollo Theatre (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
International Sweethearts of Rhythm  Search this
Fitzgerald, Ella  Search this
Collection Collector:
Schiffman, Frank, ?-1972  Search this
Collection Donor:
Schiffman, Jack  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (8.5" x 11".)
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Clippings
Place:
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
[unknown]
Scope and Contents:
"All Girl / Revue / with the / International / Sweethearts / of Rhythm / Added Attraction / The Cats / and the / Fiddle", around Sptember 5th [no year]. "Ella Fitzgerald / and her / Band, featuring / Teddy / McRae / Miller / Bros. / & Lois", around Septermber 12th (no year). Author unidentified.
Arrangement:
In Box 7, Folder 4.
Local Numbers:
AC0540-0000064.tif (AC Scan No.)
General:
Archives Center's Women in Jazz
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection 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:
Jazz  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Women musicians  Search this
Women in music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Clippings
Collection Citation:
Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection, 1935-1973, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Frank Schiffman Apollo Theater Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0540-ref612

[Dorothy Donegon playing piano : black and white photoprint.]

Photographer:
Kliman, Jeffrey, 1942-  Search this
Names:
Donegan, Dorothy, 1922-  Search this
Collection Creator:
Kliman, Jeffrey, 1942-  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (3" x 4".)
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1996
Scope and Contents:
Dorothy Donegon performing onstage at the "Mary Lou Williams Women in Jazz Festival," Kennedy Center, Washington, DC.
Arrangement:
In Box 4, Folder 1.
Local Numbers:
03062801.tif (AC Scan No.)
General:
Archives Center's Women in Jazz
Collection Restrictions:
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with cotton gloves.
Collection Rights:
Jeffrey Kliman retains copyright. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Piano  Search this
Women musicians  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Women in music  Search this
Women in jazz  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1990-2000 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Jeffrey Kliman Photographs, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Jeffrey Kliman Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0628-ref583

[Dinah Washington singing into microphone] [photoprint, black-and-white

Photographer:
Leonard, Herman, 1923-2010  Search this
Names:
Washington, Dinah, 1924-1963  Search this
Collection Creator:
Leonard, Herman, 1923-2010  Search this
Collection Source:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item
Container:
Box 9, Folder 1
Culture:
African Americans -- 1940-1950  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
New York (N.Y.) -- 1930-1950 -- Photographs
Date:
[1950?]
Scope and Contents:
Title below image at left, signed at lower right.
Local Numbers:
00044506.tif (AC Scan No.)
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives Center does not own the rights to the Leonard photographs. All requests for permission to use these photographs for non‑museum purposes must be addressed directly to Herman Leonard at (504) 286‑2444.
Topic:
Women in jazz  Search this
Microphones  Search this
African American singers -- 1940-1950  Search this
Jazz musicians -- 1940-1950  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Women in music  Search this
Collection Citation:
Herman Leonard Photographic Collection, 1948-1993, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Herman Leonard Photographic Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0445-ref99
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Evening the score : Women in music and the legacy of Frédérique Petrides / Jan Bell Groh

Author:
Groh, Jan Bell 1936-  Search this
Subject:
Petrides, Frédérique 1903-1983  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 138 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
1991
Topic:
Women musicians--Periodicals  Search this
Women musicians--Biography  Search this
Conductors (Music)  Search this
Call number:
ML82.G76 1991X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_434757

Productions

Creator:
Smithsonian Productions  Search this
Extent:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Compact discs
Date:
1992-2000
Descriptive Entry:
This accession consists of audio recordings created during the production of two compact discs, "Heartbeat: Voices of First Nations Women" and "Heartbeat 2: More Voices of First Nations Women," as well as related recordings. "Heartbeat," released in 1995, and "Heartbeat 2," released in 1998, were produced for Smithsonian Folkways and featured the music of Native American women. Materials include original masters, clone, remix, backup, and logs.
Restrictions:
Special restrictions on use of these materials may apply. Listening copies are not currently available, but can be made for a fee, Transferring office; 4/10/2002 memorandum, Peters to SIA; Contact reference staff for details.
Topic:
Heartbeat 2: More Voices of First Nations Women (Sound recording : 1998)  Search this
Heartbeat: Voices of First Nations Women (Sound recording : 1995)  Search this
Indian women -- North America  Search this
Indians of North America -- Music.  Search this
Indians of North America  Search this
Women in music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes
Compact discs
Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 06-272, Smithsonian Productions, Productions
Identifier:
Accession 06-272
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Productions
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-sia-fa06-272

Women & music : a journal of gender and culture

Title:
Women and music
Author:
International Alliance for Women in Music  Search this
Project Muse  Search this
Type:
Periodicals
Date:
1997
C1997-
Topic:
Feminist theory  Search this
Music  Search this
Women musicians  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1042304

[Negative comments about Billie Holiday : index card]

Creator:
Apollo Theatre (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Names:
Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959  Search this
Collection Collector:
Schiffman, Frank, ?-1972  Search this
Collection Donor:
Schiffman, Jack  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5" x 8".)
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Cards
Typescripts
Card files
Place:
New York (N.Y.) -- 1950-1960
Date:
September 16, 1955
Scope and Contents:
Index card with typed negative comments about Billie Holiday's performance. Author unidentified.
Local Numbers:
00054001.tif (AC Scan No.)
General:
Featured in Archives Center's Women in Jazz Exhibit.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. The scrapbooks in Series 5 are in extremely fragile condition. They cannot be made available for use until they are preserved.
Collection 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:
Jazz  Search this
Women in music  Search this
Women in jazz  Search this
Genre/Form:
Cards
Typescripts
Card files
Collection Citation:
Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection, 1935-1973, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Frank Schiffman Apollo Theater Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0540-ref611

The / Nancy / Wilson / Cannonball / Adderley / ... / Flip / Wilson / Show [newspaper advertisement proof]

Advertiser:
Apollo Theatre (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Names:
Adderley, Cannonball  Search this
Wilson, Flip  Search this
Wilson, Nancy, 1937-  Search this
Collection Collector:
Schiffman, Frank, ?-1972  Search this
Collection Donor:
Schiffman, Jack  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (8" x 6".)
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Advertisements
Newspapers
Place:
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
1968
Scope and Contents:
Newspaper advertisement proof for Apollo Theatre acts performing the week of April 12, 1968, Nancy Wilson, Cannonball Adderley, Duke Pearson Orchestra, Flip Wilson, and the Impacts.
Arrangement:
In Box 7, Folder 1.
Local Numbers:
AC0540-0000044.tif (AC Scan No.)
General:
Archives Center's Women in Jazz
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection 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:
Singers  Search this
Jazz  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Women musicians  Search this
Women in music  Search this
Women in jazz  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertisements -- 1950-2000.
Newspapers
Collection Citation:
Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection, 1935-1973, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Frank Schiffman Apollo Theater Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0540-ref613

Pearl Bailey, newspaper advertisement

Advertiser:
Apollo Theatre (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Names:
Bailey, Pearl  Search this
Collection Collector:
Schiffman, Frank, ?-1972  Search this
Collection Donor:
Schiffman, Jack  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (9" x 4".)
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Advertisements
Newspapers
Clippings
Place:
Harlem (New York, N.Y.)
Date:
1965
Scope and Contents:
Newspaper ad for Apollo Theatre acts performing the week of October 22; Pearl Bailey and her Revue, Bunny Briggs, Martin Bros.
Arrangement:
In Box 7, Folder 3.
Local Numbers:
AC0540-0000049.tif (AC Scan No.)
General:
Archives Center's Women in Jazz
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment.
Collection 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:
Women in music  Search this
Singers  Search this
Jazz  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Women musicians  Search this
Women in jazz  Search this
Genre/Form:
Advertisements -- 1960-1970
Newspapers
Clippings -- 1950-2000
Collection Citation:
Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection, 1935-1973, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Frank Schiffman Apollo Theater Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0540-ref614

[Pauline Braddy, member of The Piney Woods All Girls Band, Sweethearts of Rhythm, drummer]. [black-and-white photoprint]

Photographer:
Teal Studio (Houston, Tex.)  Search this
Donor:
Cron, Rosalind  Search this
Names:
Braddy, Pauline  Search this
Collection Creator:
Cron, Rosalind  Search this
International Sweethearts of Rhythm  Search this
Piney Woods School  Search this
Moon, Dixie Hardy  Search this
Hughes, Cathy  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (7" x 5".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Scope and Contents:
Photographer stamp: The Teal Studio, Houston, Texas, undated.
Arrangement:
Box No. 1.
Local Numbers:
AC1218-0000001.tif (AC Scan No.)
General:
Archive Center's Women in Jazz
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "Women and Jazz: The International Sweethearts fo Rhythm, 1937-1949," March 25-May 31, 2011. Craig Orr, Curator.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Gloves required with unprotected photographs.
Collection 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:
Big band music  Search this
Women musicians  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Bands (Music)  Search this
Jazz musicians  Search this
Drums  Search this
Drummers (Musicians)  Search this
Women in music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1950
Collection Citation:
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1218-ref582

[Member of International Sweethearts of Rhythm playing accordion.] [Black-and-white photoprint]

Photographer:
Teal Studio (Houston, Tex.)  Search this
Donor:
Cron, Rosalind  Search this
Collection Creator:
Cron, Rosalind  Search this
International Sweethearts of Rhythm  Search this
Piney Woods School  Search this
Moon, Dixie Hardy  Search this
Hughes, Cathy  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (7" x 5".)
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Scope and Contents:
Photographer stamp: The Teal Studio, Houston, Texas, undated.
Arrangement:
Box No. 1.
Local Numbers:
AC1218-0000004.tif (AC Scan No.)
General:
Archive Center's Women in Jazz
Exhibitions Note:
Displayed in Archives Center exhibition, "Women and Jazz: The International Sweethearts of Rhythm, 1937-1949," March 25-May 31, 2011. Craig Orr, Curator.
Restrictions:
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Gloves required with unprotected photographs.
Collection 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:
African American musicians  Search this
Accordion  Search this
Big band music  Search this
Women musicians  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Bands (Music)  Search this
Jazz musicians  Search this
Women in music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1930-1950
Collection Citation:
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
International Sweethearts of Rhythm Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1218-ref585

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