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When I First Sought The Lord / Tell Him You Saw Me

Recorded by:
Sister Rosetta Tharpe, American, 1915 - 1973  Search this
Published by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Distributed by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
Diameter: 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)
Type:
45 rpm records
Place captured:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1952
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gayle Wald
Object number:
2014.98.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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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/fd58de5d183-0e52-4076-bb94-b812b227a6b7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.98.5
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Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby?

Title:
Sheet music and vinyl recording of Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby?
Recorded by:
Louis Jordan, American, 1908 - 1975  Search this
Created by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
mat board with ink on paper, vinyl
Dimensions:
H x W (in frame): 29 7/8 × 15 3/4 × 7/8 in. (75.9 × 40 × 2.2 cm)
H x W (sheet music): 11 9/16 × 8 13/16 in. (29.4 × 22.4 cm)
Diameter (vinyl): 9 13/16 in. (24.9 cm)
Type:
sheet music
78 rpm records
Date:
1944
Topic:
African American  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.59.3ab
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1943, 1944 Universal Music Corp.. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
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/fd53d32d2c6-a486-4af4-9fa3-cf138d542740
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.59.3ab
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Have A Little Talk With Jesus / Strange Things Happening Every Day

Recorded by:
Sister Rosetta Tharpe, American, 1915 - 1973  Search this
Red Foley, American, 1910 - 1968  Search this
Published by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
Diameter (record): 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)
H x W (paper sleeve): 7 1/16 × 7 1/16 in. (18 × 18 cm)
Type:
45 rpm records
Place captured:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1952
Topic:
African American  Search this
Country (Music)  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gayle Wald
Object number:
2014.98.4ab
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/fd5d65e2773-1ffc-4089-8a84-eb711fefcd32
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.98.4ab
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Blessed Assurance

Recorded by:
Sister Rosetta Tharpe, American, 1915 - 1973  Search this
Published by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Manufactured by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
Diameter (record): 9 13/16 in. (25 cm)
H x W (album jacket): 10 1/4 × 10 1/4 in. (26 × 26 cm)
Type:
record covers
long-playing records
Date:
1951
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gayle Wald
Object number:
2014.98.11ab
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/fd5c6bc9de0-a843-4d0d-9b7e-5af807300431
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.98.11ab
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Program from the Billie Holiday/Louis Armstrong “Birth of the Blues” concert

Written by:
Unidentified  Search this
Published by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Subject of:
Billie Holiday, American, 1915 - 1959  Search this
Louis Armstrong, American, 1901 - 1971  Search this
Velma Middleton, American, 1917 - 1961  Search this
Joe Garland, American, 1903 - 1977  Search this
Louis Armstrong and his Orchestra, American, 1928 - 1947  Search this
Symphony Hall, American, founded 1900  Search this
Savoy Cafe, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2013.46.25.266a): 12 1/8 × 8 7/8 × 1/16 in. (30.8 × 22.6 × 0.1 cm)
H x W (2013.46.25.266b): 12 1/8 × 8 15/16 in. (30.8 × 22.7 cm)
Type:
souvenir programs
Place used:
Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 18, 1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.25.266ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Laura Cathrell Show-Down Magazine Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd574015351-ffd6-4e49-9319-23b5534570d4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.46.25.266ab

Didn't It Rain / Stretch Out

Recorded by:
Sister Rosetta Tharpe, American, 1915 - 1973  Search this
Marie Knight, American, 1920 - 2009  Search this
Sammy Price, American, 1908 - 1992  Search this
Published by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Manufactured by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9 13/16 in. (25 cm)
Type:
long-playing records
Date:
1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gayle Wald
Object number:
2014.98.12
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/fd570b89efc-83cd-4789-8d34-dedab9daf1cd
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.98.12
Online Media:

Sing And Shout / I'm So Glad

Recorded by:
Sister Rosetta Tharpe, American, 1915 - 1973  Search this
Published by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Distributed by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
Diameter (record): 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)
H x W (paper sleeve): 7 1/16 × 7 1/16 in. (18 × 18 cm)
Type:
45 rpm records
Date:
1953
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gayle Wald
Object number:
2014.98.3ab
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/fd5799d86e5-8d5d-4213-b0f8-3eeb1bbc1ba7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.98.3ab
Online Media:

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