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Program for An Evening of Comedy with Jackie 'Moms' Mabley and Her Ladies

Created by:
National Black Theatre, American, founded 1968  Search this
Subject of:
Clarice Taylor, American, 1917 - 2011  Search this
Moms Mabley, American, 1897 - 1975  Search this
Dinah Washington, American, 1924 - 1963  Search this
Billie Holiday, American, 1915 - 1959  Search this
Mahalia Jackson, American, 1911 - 1972  Search this
Ma Rainey, American, 1886 - 1939  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 8 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 1/16 in. (21.6 × 14 × 0.2 cm)
H x W (Open): 8 1/2 × 12 in. (21.6 × 30.5 cm)
Type:
programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2003
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Comedy (Theatre)  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of William and James Thomas and family in memory of Clarice Taylor
Object number:
2013.188.37
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59412d5d9-b448-44c5-9630-9905cc3fd4d2
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.188.37
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Theatre program for Man Better Man

Created by:
Negro Ensemble Company, American, founded 1967  Search this
Subject of:
Sam Blue Jr.  Search this
Damon W. Brazwell Jr.  Search this
Graham Brown, American, 1924 - 2011  Search this
Norman Bush, American, born 1933  Search this
Rosalind Cash, American, 1938 - 1995  Search this
David Downing, American, born 1943  Search this
Frances Foster, American, 1924 - 1997  Search this
Arthur French, American, born 1931  Search this
Julius W. Harris, American, 1923 - 2004  Search this
William Jay  Search this
Esther Rolle, American, 1920 - 1998  Search this
Clarice Taylor, American, 1917 - 2011  Search this
Mari Touissaint  Search this
Hattie Mae Winston, American, born 1945  Search this
Allie Woods Jr., American, born 1940  Search this
Afolabi Ajayi  Search this
Tony McKay  Search this
Aston Young  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in. (21.6 x 14 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968-1969
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.57
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5117f4eb8-a792-468d-899e-df3a4e79e78f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.57
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Playbill for The Wiz

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
Majestic Theatre, American, founded 1927  Search this
Subject of:
Tiger Haynes, American, 1914 - 1994  Search this
Ted Ross, American, 1934 - 2002  Search this
Hinton Battle, German-American, born 1956  Search this
Clarice Taylor, American, 1917 - 2011  Search this
Mabel King, American, 1932 - 1999  Search this
André De Shields, American, born 1946  Search this
Tasha Thomas, American, 1950 - 1984  Search this
Dee Dee Bridgewater, American, born 1950  Search this
Stephanie Mills, American, born 1957  Search this
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 7/8 x 5 5/8 in. (22.5 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.98
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Exhibition:
Taking the Stage
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 054
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52df4bfef-6b36-4400-9452-858921c33d1a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.98
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Costume gown, petticoat, and jacket for Addaperle in The Wiz on Broadway

Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Created by:
Grace Costumes Inc., American, founded 1961  Search this
Worn by:
Clarice Taylor, American, 1917 - 2011  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
Gown: synthetic fiber, satin, velvet, net, and metal
Petticoat: synthetic fiber
Jacket: synthetic fiber, satin, velvet, sequins, rhinestones, and metal
Type:
ensembles (costume)
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.10
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5960aea13-1a92-4e9c-8050-544fcdd5d0ac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.10
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Costume gown and petticoat for Addaperle in The Wiz on Broadway

Designed by:
Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian American, 1930 - 2014  Search this
Worn by:
Clarice Taylor, American, 1917 - 2011  Search this
Created by:
Grace Costumes Inc., American, founded 1961  Search this
Subject of:
Black Fashion Museum, American, 1979 - 2007  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, satin, velvet, net, and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form (a)): 62 1/4 × 27 1/2 × 24 in. (158.1 × 69.9 × 61 cm)
H x W x D (In box (a)): 60 × 22 3/4 × 8 1/2 in. (152.4 × 57.8 × 21.6 cm)
L x W x D (from center back bodice with train extended (a)): 71 in. (180.3 cm)
H x W x D (In box (b)): 32 × 22 × 8 in. (81.3 × 55.9 × 20.3 cm)
Waist (at widest point (b)): 34 in. (86.4 cm)
Type:
gowns
Place used:
New York City, Manhattan, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Black Fashion Museum founded by Lois K. Alexander-Lane
Object number:
2007.3.10.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Black Fashion Museum Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd540575e12-5f1a-402b-9c8d-c32af5c46968
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2007.3.10.1ab
Online Media:

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