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Designed by:
Art Chantry, American, born 1954  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Subject of:
The Showbox, American, founded 1939  Search this
Modern Productions, American, founded 1979  Search this
Modern Enterprises, LLC, American, founded 1979  Search this
KYAC, American, 1965-1981  Search this
ink on paper
H x W: 17 × 10 11/16 in. (43.2 × 27.2 cm)
Place used:
Seattle, King County, Washington, United States, North and Central America
A broadside advertising a James Brown concert at The Showbox. The broadside is white with a black-and-white image of a young James Brown in profile and black-and-white text. The image of James Brown is on the left side of the poster. The text on the right side of the poster reads “”MODERN PRODUCTIONS / & 1250 KYAC WELCOME / THE ONE AND ONLY / JAMES / BROWN / NOVEMBER 16…” The time ticket price address and name of the venue and multiple locations of where tickets can be purchased are also included. A company logo for Modern Enterprises is in the lower right corner.
African American  Search this
Design  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture