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Collection Creator:
Garland, Ed  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1900-1971  Search this
Morton, Jelly Roll, d. 1941  Search this
Darensbourg, Joe, 1906-1985  Search this
Davison, Bill  Search this
Blake, Eubie (James Herbert), 1883-1983  Search this
Wilson, Buster  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Collection Collector:
Levin, Floyd, 1922-2007  Search this
Collection Donor:
Levin, Lucille  Search this
Archival materials
1949 - 2006
Scope and Content Note:
Consists of the published versions and unpublished manuscripts of Floyd Levin's writings on jazz and jazz musicians. Most prominently represented within this series are Levin's many newspaper articles on the subject, as well as book reviews, record reviews, festival, concert, and jazz party reviews. Also found within this series is a published copy and unpublished manuscript of his book, Classic Jazz: A Personal View of the Music and the Musicians, University of California Press, Ltd., 2000. This series is arranged alphabetically by type.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Only reference copies of audiovisual materials may be used.
Collection Rights:
Reproduction restricted due to copyright or trademark. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Floyd Levin Jazz Reference Collection, 1880-2010, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
NMAH.AC.1222, Series 4
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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History