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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
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 17 × 10 11/16 in. (43.2 × 27.2 cm)
Type:
broadsides
Place used:
Seattle, King County, Washington, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1980
Description:
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.
Topic:
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:
2008.7.20
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
Rights assessment and proper usage is the responsibility of the user.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52ee5fa06-d9dd-4d01-b2a3-91f561867722
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.20