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Subject of:
Jazzmobile, American, founded 1964  Search this
Billy Taylor, American, 1921 - 2010  Search this
Duke Pearson, American, 1932 - 1980  Search this
Thad Jones, American, 1923 - 1986  Search this
Mel Lewis, American, 1929 - 1990  Search this
Urban Arts Corps, American, 1967 - 1979  Search this
Vinnette Justine Carroll, American, 1922 - 2002  Search this
Rod Rodgers Dance Troupe, American, founded 1970  Search this
Eleo Pomare Dance Company, American, 1958 - 2008  Search this
Eleo Pomare, Colombian American, 1937 - 2008  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1969
Description:
This flyer advertises the Black Expo music festival at the City Center Theater in New York City. The flyer is black with white text. The flyer reads [CITY CENTER of MUSIC & DRAMA / AND SUMMER ON WHEELS / PRESENT / BLACK EXPO / APRIL 22 APRIL 27 / TUESDAY APRIL 22/8:30 PM / the afro-american / folkloric troupe / WEDNESDAY APRIL 23/8:30 PM / the urban arts corps / THURSDAY APRIL 24/ 8:30 PM / amanda ambrose / the new york jazz sextet / FRIDAY APRIL 25/ 8:30 / FRIDAY APRIL 25/8:30 PM / dance caravan / eleo pomare dance company / rod rodgers dance company / SATURDAY APRIL 26/ 2:30 & 8:30PM / jazzmobile / billy taylor & friends / duke pearson big band / thad jones/mel lewis / jazz orchestra / SUNDAY APRIL 27/2:00 & 8:00 PM / soul & gospel show / patti & the blue belles / the dandrige choral ensemble / listen my brother / TICKETS $1.00-$2.00-$300-$4.00 / CITY CENTER THEATER / 131 WEST 5th STREET, NEW YORK, N.Y. 10019]. The back of the flyer is blank except for a stamp in the top right corner that reads [APR 1969] and the handwritten text on the top left that reads, [1969].
Topic:
African American  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Arts and music festivals  Search this
Dance  Search this
Holidays and festivals  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Modern dance  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.97.27.274
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd548a458c4-7ed1-43c8-a758-a9b882ae0a3e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.97.27.274