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Famous Music Corp.,

Collection Creator:
Armstrong, Lucille  Search this
Bechet, Sidney, 1897-1959  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971  Search this
Condon, Eddie, 1905-1973  Search this
Calloway, Cab, 1907-  Search this
Commodore Records.  Search this
Feather, Leonard, 1914-1994  Search this
Gabler, Milt  Search this
Davis, Sammy, 1925-  Search this
Decca (recording company).  Search this
Granz, Norman  Search this
Hawkins, Coleman  Search this
Kaempfert, Bert, 1923-1980  Search this
Ives, Burl, 1909-  Search this
Holiday, Billie, 1915-1959  Search this
Norvo, Red, 1908-1999  Search this
Mills Brothers.  Search this
Krupa, Gene, 1909-1973  Search this
Kelly, Peck, 1898-  Search this
Williams, Cootie, 1911-1985  Search this
United Hot Clubs of America.  Search this
Stewart, Rex (William), Jr., 1907-1967 (cornetist)  Search this
Jordan, Louis, 1908-1975  Search this
Goodman, Benny (Benjamin David), 1909-1986  Search this
Container:
Box 4, Folder 26
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
December 31, 1960-December 31, 1968
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use. Some materials restricted; but most are available for unrestricted research access on site by appointment.

Several items of personal correspondence contained private medical information about living individuals. The originals were removed and will remain sealed until 2030. Copies with the sensitive information redacted are available for research use in the collection.

Access to audio recordings for which no reference copy exists requires special arrangements with Archives Center staff. Please ask the reference archivist for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Milt Gabler Papers, 1927-2001, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Milt Gabler Papers / Series 4: Personal Financial and Legal Records / 4.1: Royalty Statements
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d11e5da6-62e8-48af-b2b1-aed94900b7b9
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0849-ref243

"My Blue Bird's Singing the Blues"

Depicted:
Baby Rose Marie  Search this
Lyricist:
Robin, Leo  Search this
Composer:
Rainger, Ralph  Search this
Associated institution:
Paramount Pictures  Search this
Publisher:
Famous Music Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 1/8 in; 30.48 cm x 23.1775 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1933
Credit Line:
Gift of Rose Marie Guy
ID Number:
2006.0248.17
Catalog number:
2006.0248.17
Accession number:
2006.0248
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-4162-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1321852

"My Silent Love"

Publisher:
Famous Music Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 5/8 in x 9 1/8 in; 29.5275 cm x 23.1775 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1932
ID Number:
1985.0624.02
Accession number:
1985.0624
Catalog number:
1985.0624.02
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-fd75-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_682635

"While Hearts Are Singing"

Publisher:
Famous Music Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1930
ID Number:
1985.0506.16
Accession number:
1985.0506
Catalog number:
1985.0506.16
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-3908-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681487

"Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition!"

Composer:
Loesser, Frank  Search this
Depicted:
Kyser, Kay  Search this
Lyricist:
Loesser, Frank  Search this
Publisher:
Famous Music Corp.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1942
Related event:
World War I  Search this
Related Publication:
Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition
Lyrics to "Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition" transcribed by Ronald E. Hontz
Frank Loesser: The Official Website
Forgy, Chaplain Howell M.. And Pass the Ammunition
ID Number:
1983.0424.108
Accession number:
1983.0424
Catalog number:
1983.0424.108
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Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6dc6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670902
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“Have I Stayed Away Too Long”

Lyricist:
Loesser, Frank  Search this
Publisher:
Famous Music Corp.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1943
ID Number:
1983.0424.022
Accession number:
1983.0424
Catalog number:
1983.0424.022
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-fd14-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670836

"My Ideal"

Depicted (sitter):
Sinatra, Frank  Search this
Publisher:
Famous Music Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1940
Credit Line:
Gift of Corrine Glass
ID Number:
2010.0136.24
Accession number:
2010.0136
Catalog number:
2010.0136.24
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-45e6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1395478

Playbill for Lady Day at Emerson's Bar & Grill

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Subject of:
Billie Holiday, American, 1915 - 1959  Search this
Lonette McKee, American, born 1954  Search this
Danny Holgate  Search this
Rudy Stevenson, American, 1929 - 2010  Search this
David Jackson  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 3/8 x 5 5/8 in. (21.3 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1986
Topic:
African American  Search this
Drama (Theatre)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.52
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f52fe633-b4ad-4f8d-9198-6a45f8517814
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.52
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Playbill for Big Deal

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Created by:
Broadway Theatre, American, founded 1924  Search this
Subject of:
Cleavant Derricks, American, born 1953  Search this
Loretta Devine, American, born 1949  Search this
Alan Weeks  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 3/4 x 6 in. (22.2 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 1986
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Modern dance  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:
2011.45.7.1
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
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd51515449b-7817-4a09-9aea-69fe156d2f14
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.7.1
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