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Flier advertising performances at the Apollo Theater

Commissioned by:
Apollo Theater, founded 1934  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Nina Simone, American, 1933 - 2003  Search this
Sam Cooke, American, 1931 - 1964  Search this
Aretha Franklin, American, 1942 - 2018  Search this
Horace Silver, American, 1928 - 2014  Search this
Sonny Stitt, American, 1924 - 1982  Search this
James Moody, American, 1925 - 2010  Search this
Brook Benton, American, 1931 - 1988  Search this
Bunny Briggs, American, 1922 - 2014  Search this
Eddie Jefferson, American, 1918 - 1979  Search this
The Flamingos, American, founded 1953  Search this
Little Anthony and the Imperials, American, founded 1958  Search this
Owned by:
Ginger Smock, American, 1920 - 1995  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 4 1/4 in. (28 × 10.8 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Date:
1961
Topic:
African American  Search this
Jazz (Music)  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, Gift of Lydia Samuel Bennett
Object number:
2016.161.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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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/fd585a5518e-fdc4-4110-9c97-7afdd50197a2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.161.8
Online Media:

Stevie Wonder Thought Shares

Manufactured by:
Jobete Music Co., Inc., American, founded 1959  Search this
Black Bull Music, American  Search this
Published by:
Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc., founded 1919  Search this
Subject of:
Stevie Wonder, American, born 1950  Search this
Quincy Jones, American, born 1933  Search this
The Pointer Sisters, American, founded 1969  Search this
Michael Jackson, American, 1958 - 2009  Search this
Spinners, American, founded 1954  Search this
Aretha Franklin, American, 1942 - 2018  Search this
Sir Paul McCartney, British, born 1942  Search this
Jermaine Jackson, American, born 1954  Search this
Dionne Warwick, American, born 1940  Search this
Jeff Beck, English, born 1944  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 11 15/16 x 8 15/16 x 1/2 in. (30.3 x 22.7 x 1.3 cm)
Type:
record covers
songbooks
45 rpm records
Date:
1984
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Motown (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  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:
2014.71
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1984 Jobete Music Co. and Black Bull Music (ASCAP). Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Sheet music
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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd562b71370-6098-4e36-8c39-9403a6cb32c1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.71

Amazing Grace

Recorded by:
Aretha Franklin, American, 1942 - 2018  Search this
Subject of:
Rev. James Cleveland, American, 1931 - 1991  Search this
Medium:
vinyl , ink on cardboard , paper
Dimensions:
Diameter (2015.191.9a): 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
Diameter (2015.191.9b): 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
H x W (2015.191.9c): 12 3/8 × 12 1/4 in. (31.4 × 31.1 cm)
H x W (2015.191.9d): 12 × 12 1/8 in. (30.5 × 30.8 cm)
H x W (2015.191.9e): 12 × 12 1/8 in. (30.5 × 30.8 cm)
Type:
record covers
long-playing records
Place depicted:
75 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  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:
2015.191.9a-e
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1972 Atlantic Recording Corporation. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd538151248-1ed7-4344-ad1b-90efb8a1575a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.191.9a-e

Aretha Franklin, SCLC convention, Club Paradise, Memphis, TN

Created by:
Dr. Ernest C. Withers, American, 1922 - 2007  Search this
Subject of:
Aretha Franklin, American, 1942 - 2018  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Southern Christian Leadership Conference, American, founded 1957  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place depicted:
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2009.16.19
Restrictions & Rights:
© Ernest C. Withers Trust
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd565ce3768-581a-489c-a519-91b48aa6e44a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2009.16.19
Online Media:

Chain of Fools / Prove It

Published by:
Atlantic Records, American, founded 1947  Search this
Recorded by:
Aretha Franklin, American, 1942 - 2018  Search this
Medium:
(2010.34.10a): vinyl;
(2010.34.10b): ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (sleeve): 7 1/8 x 7 1/4 in. (18.1 x 18.4 cm)
Diameter (record): 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)
Type:
45 rpm records
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:
2010.34.10ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59c5dc629-1026-4d0b-bfe5-26242ee45013
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.34.10ab
Online Media:

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