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Costume oil can prop güira for Tin Man in The Wiz on Broadway

Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Created by:
Fred Nihda, 1931 - 1997  Search this
Used by:
Tiger Haynes, American, 1914 - 1994  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 12 1/2 × 3 3/4 × 2 in. (31.8 × 9.5 × 5.1 cm)
Type:
güiros
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Men  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.7.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.7.4
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Drum hand-painted depicting caricatures of nine male faces

Medium:
wood, metal, hide and paint
Dimensions:
20 1/2 x 17 7/8 x 6 1/2 in. (52.1 x 45.4 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
drums (membranophones)
Date:
ca. 1925
Topic:
African American  Search this
Caricature and cartoons  Search this
Music  Search this
Stereotypes  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Object number:
2007.7.444
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Collection of James M. Caselli and Jonathan Mark Scharer
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
Defending Freedom, Defining Freedom: The Era of Segregation, 1876-1968
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 2, C 2053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.7.444
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Trumpet owned by Louis Armstrong

Created by:
Henri Selmer Paris, French, founded 1885  Search this
Vincent Bach Corporation, American, founded 1918  Search this
Owned by:
Louis Armstrong, American, 1901 - 1971  Search this
Medium:
brass
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 3/4 x 21 7/8 x 4 3/4 in. (14.6 x 55.6 x 12.1 cm)
Type:
musical instruments
trumpets
Date:
September 1946
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.16.1-.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.16.1-.3

Hammond B-3 organ owned by James Brown

Manufactured by:
Hammond Suzuki USA, Inc., American, founded 1934  Search this
Trek II Products, Inc., American  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, wood, metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 40 x 50 x 30 in. (101.6 x 127 x 76.2 cm)
Type:
electronic organs
musical instruments
Place made:
Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.1.1abc
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.1.1abc
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Leslie speaker cabinet owned by James Brown

Manufactured by:
CBS Broadcasting, Inc., American, founded 1927  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Medium:
wood, vinyl, metal, glass
Dimensions:
42 × 29 × 21 in. (106.7 × 73.7 × 53.3 cm)
Type:
loudspeakers
Place made:
Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.1.2
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Signed guitar and case owned by James Brown

Manufactured by:
Epiphone Guitar Corp., American, founded 1873  Search this
TKL Products Corp., American, founded 1984  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Medium:
a: maple, spruce, rosewood, metal, plastic, paper, ink;
b: plastic, metal, cloth
Dimensions:
guitar: 41 1/2 × 16 3/4 × 4 7/8 in. (105.4 × 42.5 × 12.4 cm)
guitar case: 46 × 19 1/4 × 6 3/8 in. (116.8 × 48.9 × 16.2 cm)
Type:
cases (containers)
musical instruments
guitars
Place made:
South Korea, Asia
Date:
2002
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.2ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.2ab
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Electric guitar belonging to Chuck Berry, nicknamed "Maybellene"

Manufactured by:
Gibson Guitar Corp., American, founded 1894  Search this
Owned by:
Chuck Berry, American, 1926 - 2017  Search this
Subject of:
Chess Records, American, founded 1950  Search this
Medium:
wood and metal
Dimensions:
41 x 17 x 4 in. (104.1 x 43.2 x 10.2 cm)
Type:
guitars
Date:
1959
Topic:
African American  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Donation of Charles E. Berry
Object number:
2011.137.2
Restrictions & Rights:
1960 Gibson Guitar Corporation
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
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_2011.137.2

Tambourine used on stage at Wembley Stadium during Prince's Nude Tour

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Prince, American, 1958 - 2016  Search this
Medium:
fiber, plastic, metal
Dimensions:
Diameter (tambourine shell): 10 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. (26 x 4.8 cm)
Diameter (shell with jingles): 11 in. (27.9 cm)
1 13/16 x 11 1/4 x 11 1/4 in. (4.6 x 28.6 x 28.6 cm)
Type:
tambourines
Place used:
Wembley, London, England, Europe
Date:
1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.153.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
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_2011.153.6
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Electric console steel guitar built by Felton W. Williams, Jr.

Created by:
Felton W. Williams Jr., American, 1934 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
wood, alloy steel, metal, brass, aluminum alloy, and plastic
Dimensions:
L x W (Guitar): 38 1/2 x 11 1/4 x 3 3/8 in. (97.8 x 28.6 x 8.6 cm)
L x W (Case): 42 1/2 x 17 x 4 3/4 in. (108 x 43.2 x 12.1 cm)
L x W (Legs retracted): 25 × 1 5/8 × 1 in. (63.5 × 4.1 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
steel guitars
Place made:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1963
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture; Gift of Felton W. Williams, Jr.
Object number:
2011.64.1a-f
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
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_2011.64.1a-f
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"Pudgy" trumpet owned by Dizzy Gillespie

Designed by:
Bobby DeNicola, American, 1929 - 2006  Search this
Owned by:
Dizzy Gillespie, American, 1917 - 1993  Search this
Medium:
silver and mother of pearl
Dimensions:
L x W (trumpet): 15 x 5 x 9 3/4 in. (38.1 x 12.7 x 24.8 cm)
L x W (bag): 20 x 4 1/2 x 13 in. (50.8 x 11.4 x 33 cm)
H x W (papers): 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
musical instruments
trumpets
Date:
after 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paxton and Rachel Baker
Object number:
2012.172.6a-f
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
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_2012.172.6a-f

Drumstick used by Art Blakey

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Art Blakey, American, 1919 - 1990  Search this
Medium:
wood, acetal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 16 1/4 × 9/16 × 9/16 in. (41.3 × 1.4 × 1.4 cm)
Type:
drumsticks
Date:
1970-1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Peter Bradley
Object number:
2012.36.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
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_2012.36.6

Drumstick used by Art Blakey

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Art Blakey, American, 1919 - 1990  Search this
Medium:
wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 15 7/8 × 5/8 × 5/8 in. (40.3 × 1.6 × 1.6 cm)
Type:
drumsticks
Date:
1947-1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Peter Bradley
Object number:
2012.36.7
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
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_2012.36.7

Tweeter box speakers used as part of a DJ setup

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
leather and plastic and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 1/2 × 18 1/2 × 8 3/4 in., 9 lb. (16.5 × 47 × 22.2 cm, 4.1 kg)
Type:
loudspeakers
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Angelo T. King / The Original DJ Tony Tone AKA Tony Crush of The Cold Crush Brothers
Object number:
2012.47.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.47.1.1

Tweeter box speakers used as part of a DJ setup

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Used by:
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
leather and plastic and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 1/2 × 18 1/2 × 8 3/4 in., 10 lb. (16.5 × 47 × 22.2 cm, 4.5 kg)
Type:
loudspeakers
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Angelo T. King / The Original DJ Tony Tone AKA Tony Crush of The Cold Crush Brothers
Object number:
2012.47.1.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.47.1.2

Tweeter speakers used as part of a DJ setup

Manufactured by:
Also/Miyako Technology Co., Ltd., Taiwanese, founded 1991  Search this
Used by:
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
plastic and metal and wire with plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 3 3/4 × 24 1/2 × 3 1/4 in. (9.5 × 62.2 × 8.3 cm)
Type:
loudspeakers
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1990s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Angelo T. King / The Original DJ Tony Tone AKA Tony Crush of The Cold Crush Brothers
Object number:
2012.47.1.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.47.1.3
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Horn speaker used as part of a DJ setup

Manufactured by:
Cerwin-Vega, American, founded 1954  Search this
Used by:
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 3/4 × 22 1/4 × 17 3/4 in., 11 lb. (24.8 × 56.5 × 45.1 cm, 5 kg)
Type:
loudspeakers
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Angelo T. King / The Original DJ Tony Tone AKA Tony Crush of The Cold Crush Brothers
Object number:
2012.47.11.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.47.11.1
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Horn speaker used as part of a DJ setup

Manufactured by:
Cerwin-Vega, American, founded 1954  Search this
Used by:
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
metal , plastic and paint
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 9 3/4 × 22 1/4 × 17 3/4 in., 11 lb. (24.8 × 56.5 × 45.1 cm, 5 kg)
Type:
loudspeakers
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Angelo T. King / The Original DJ Tony Tone AKA Tony Crush of The Cold Crush Brothers
Object number:
2012.47.11.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.47.11.2

Amplifier used as part of a DJ setup

Manufactured by:
Tapco  Search this
Used by:
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (without cord): 5 1/4 × 19 × 18 1/4 in. (13.3 × 48.3 × 46.4 cm)
H x W x D (with cord): 6 × 19 × 18 3/4 in., 41 lb. (15.2 × 48.3 × 47.6 cm, 18.6 kg)
Type:
amplifiers
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Angelo T. King / The Original DJ Tony Tone AKA Tony Crush of The Cold Crush Brothers
Object number:
2012.47.12
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.47.12

Amplifier used as part of a DJ setup

Manufactured by:
Phase Linear, American, founded 1970  Search this
Used by:
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
metal and plastic with aluminum
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 7 × 19 × 11 in., 28 lb. (17.8 × 48.3 × 27.9 cm, 12.7 kg)
Type:
amplifiers
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Lynwood, Snohomish County, Washington, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Angelo T. King / The Original DJ Tony Tone AKA Tony Crush of The Cold Crush Brothers
Object number:
2012.47.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Exhibition:
Power of Place
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.47.2
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Amplifier used as part of a DJ setup

Manufactured by:
Yamaha Corporation, Japanese, founded 1887  Search this
Used by:
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (without cord): 3 1/2 × 19 × 9 5/8 in. (8.9 × 48.3 × 24.4 cm)
H x W x D (with cord): 3 1/2 × 19 × 13 1/2 in., 16 lb. (8.9 × 48.3 × 34.3 cm, 7.3 kg)
Type:
amplifiers
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, Asia
Date:
1970s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Angelo T. King / The Original DJ Tony Tone AKA Tony Crush of The Cold Crush Brothers
Object number:
2012.47.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.47.3
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