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GO Ju Ju Go

Recorded by:
Experience Unlimited, American  Search this
Published by:
E. Unlimited Records, American  Search this
Distributed by:
Big City Records, American, active 1980s - 1990s  Search this
Produced by:
William "Ju Ju" House, American  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2013.106.6a): 12 × 12 × 1/8 in. (30.5 × 30.5 × 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (2013.106.6b): 12 3/8 × 12 3/8 × 1/8 in. (31.4 × 31.4 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
record covers
long-playing records
Date:
1987
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Go-Go (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of William "Ju Ju" House
Object number:
2013.106.6.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d3a8547d-80ef-44ea-8419-0c2ea6ea4d92
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edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.106.6.1ab
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GO Ju Ju Go

Recorded by:
Experience Unlimited, American  Search this
Published by:
E. Unlimited Records, American  Search this
Distributed by:
Big City Records, American, active 1980s - 1990s  Search this
Produced by:
William "Ju Ju" House, American  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (2013.106.6a): 12 × 12 × 1/8 in. (30.5 × 30.5 × 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (2013.106.6b): 12 3/8 × 12 3/8 × 1/8 in. (31.4 × 31.4 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
record covers
long-playing records
Date:
1987
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Go-Go (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of William "Ju Ju" House
Object number:
2013.106.6.2ab
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/fd529f2d57d-08af-4afd-963e-4ef2e20a9456
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.106.6.2ab

Custom Mapex hanging 16-inch tom drum owned by Will Calhoun

Manufactured by:
Mapex, Taiwanese, founded 1989  Search this
Remo, Inc., American, founded 1957  Search this
Used by:
Will Calhoun, American, born 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Living Colour, American, founded 1984  Search this
Medium:
metal, mylar, plastic
Dimensions:
17 1/4 × 16 3/4 × 20 1/4 in. (43.8 × 42.5 × 51.4 cm)
Type:
tom-toms
Date:
2005
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Will Calhoun
Object number:
2015.14.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59aa8c3d3-8ae9-4b66-bbc4-a9230b825cec
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.14.3
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Latin-Soul-Rock

Recorded by:
Fania All Stars, founded 1968  Search this
Johnny Pacheco, Dominican, 1935 - 2021  Search this
Manu Dibango, Cameroonian, 1933 - 2020  Search this
Justo Betancourt, Cuban, born 1940  Search this
Willie Colón, American, born 1950  Search this
Ismael Miranda, Puerto Rican, born 1950  Search this
Mongo Santamaría, Cuban American, 1917 - 2003  Search this
Jorge Santana, Mexican American, 1951 - 2020  Search this
Jan Hammer, Czechoslovakian American, born 1948  Search this
Billy Cobham, Panamanian American, born 1944  Search this
Published by:
Fania Records, Inc., founded 1964  Search this
Medium:
vinyl and cardboard, with ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
Diameter (a. disc): 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
H x W x D (b. album jacket): 12 1/2 × 12 1/2 × 1/8 in. (31.8 × 31.8 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
record covers
long-playing records
Place made:
Bronx, Bronx County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Puerto Rico, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1973; published 1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Salsa (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:
2015.195.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1974 Fania Records. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5613c4a9e-8bea-4e09-82c5-4cc7b1c517eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.195.1ab
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Mongo Santamaria, 1979

Photograph by:
David D. Spitzer, American  Search this
Subject of:
Mongo Santamaría, Cuban American, 1917 - 2003  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 13 11/16 x 9 1/8 in. (34.8 x 23.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 13 7/8 x 9 3/4 in. (35.3 x 24.8 cm)
H x W (Matted): 20 x 16 in. (50.8 x 40.6 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Latin jazz (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of David D. Spitzer
Object number:
2012.164.145
Restrictions & Rights:
© David D. Spitzer
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58b941a1e-72b8-4a0a-959c-52e024228683
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.164.145

Film clip from Feather on Jazz: Jazz in the Concert Hall

Created by:
Leonard Feather, British American, 1914 - 1994  Search this
Subject of:
Leonard Feather, British American, 1914 - 1994  Search this
Duke Ellington, American, 1899 - 1974  Search this
Lionel Hampton, American, 1908 - 2002  Search this
Billie Holiday, American, 1915 - 1959  Search this
Benny Goodman, American, 1909 - 1986  Search this
Owned by:
Ernie Smith, American, ca. 1925 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
acetate film
Dimensions:
Duration (digital file): 00:08:10
Physical extent (film): 300 ft
Type:
sound films
black-and-white films (visual works)
16mm (photographic film size)
Place depicted:
New York City, New York County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1967
Topic:
African American  Search this
Film  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Anonymous Gift in memory of Ernest (Ernie) R. Smith, Jazz Historian
Object number:
2015.275.18.1a
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Portfolio/Series:
Feather on Jazz
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57392e872-4692-485d-a106-f6785c2ed1fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.275.18.1a

Digital image of Ernie Fields and His Orchestra

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Ernie Fields, American, 1904 - 1997  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Owned by:
Eddie Faye Gates, American, 1934 - 2021  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 3071pixels × 4260pixels
Type:
portraits
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted:
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Date:
early to mid 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
American West  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Eddie Faye Gates, Tulsa OK, author, historian, community activist
Object number:
2014.117.40
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Eddie Faye Gates Collection, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd532d99d95-6d88-45d3-806d-73668a395929
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.117.40
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Digital image of Hal Singer in Paris with Eddie Faye Gates

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Eddie Faye Gates, American, 1934 - 2021  Search this
Hal Singer, 1919 - 2020  Search this
Owned by:
Eddie Faye Gates, American, 1934 - 2021  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
H x W: 2479pixels × 3663pixels
Type:
portraits
digital images
digital media - born analog
Place depicted:
Tulsa, Tulsa County, Oklahoma, United States, North and Central America
Place captured:
Paris, Île-de-France, France, Europe
Date:
2006
Topic:
African American  Search this
American South  Search this
American West  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Tulsa Race Massacre  Search this
U.S. History, 2001-  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Eddie Faye Gates, Tulsa OK, author, historian, community activist
Object number:
2014.117.9
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Eddie Faye Gates Collection, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5059f096a-c8cd-45b0-8176-8a427230ddae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.117.9
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Violin owned by Ginger Smock

Created by:
Ferdinand August Homolka, Czech, 1828 - 1890  Search this
Owned by:
Ginger Smock, American, 1920 - 1995  Search this
Medium:
2016.161.1.1 (violin): wood, metal, plastic;
2016.161.1.2 (bow): wood, horsehair, metal, leather, and mother of pearl;
2016.161.1.3 (bow): wood, horsehair, metal, and mother of pearl;
2016.161.1.4a-o (case and accesories): plastic, metal canvas, felt, rubber, wax
Dimensions:
H x W x D (violin): 24 7/16 × 7 15/16 × 3 9/16 in. (62 × 20.2 × 9 cm)
H x W x D (bow): 29 3/16 × 1 3/16 × 1/2 in. (74.2 × 3 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (bow): 29 3/16 × 1 3/16 × 1/2 in. (74.2 × 3 × 1.2 cm)
H x W x D (case): 31 11/16 × 10 13/16 × 5 3/16 in. (80.5 × 27.5 × 13.1 cm)
H x W x D (case cover): 32 1/16 × 11 × 5 3/16 in. (81.5 × 28 × 13.1 cm)
H x W x D (satin bag): 25 3/16 × 9 7/16 × 1/16 in. (64 × 24 × 0.2 cm)
H x W (white cloth): 15 15/16 × 15 9/16 in. (40.5 × 39.5 cm)
H x W x D (black rest): 7 11/16 × 2 3/4 × 1 15/16 in. (19.5 × 7 × 5 cm)
H x W x D (key): 1 1/4 × 5/8 × 1/16 in. (3.2 × 1.6 × 0.1 cm)
H x W x D (key): 1 1/4 × 5/8 × 1/16 in. (3.2 × 1.6 × 0.1 cm)
H x W x D (green rest): 6 7/8 × 3 9/16 × 1 in. (17.5 × 9 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (screw driver): 3 1/8 × 9/16 × 9/16 in. (8 × 1.5 × 1.5 cm)
H x W x D (spare bridge ): 2 3/4 × 13/16 × 1/16 in. (7 × 2 × 0.1 cm)
H x W x D (metal hinge): 2 3/4 × 1 3/4 × 1 3/16 in. (7 × 4.5 × 3 cm)
H x W x D (metal hinge): 2 9/16 × 1 3/4 × 1 3/16 in. (6.5 × 4.5 × 3 cm)
Diameter (rubber ball): 2 5/8 in. (6.6 cm)
H x W x D (ball of wax in felt bag): 1 15/16 × 1 15/16 × 1 5/16 in. (5 × 5 × 3.4 cm)
H x W x D (ball of wax in felt bag): 2 1/2 × 3 1/8 × 13/16 in. (6.3 × 8 × 2 cm)
Type:
violins
Place made:
Prague, Czech Republic, Europe
Date:
1849
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Lydia Samuel Bennett
Object number:
2016.161.1.1-.4a-o
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd599afe57b-b9d4-4d2e-ab31-051c29f198a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.161.1.1-.4a-o
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Alto saxophone owned and played by Charlie Parker

Manufactured by:
H. N. White Company, American, 1893 - 1965  Search this
Otto Link & Co. Inc., American, founded 1931  Search this
Rico, American, founded 1928  Search this
Used by:
Charlie Parker, American, 1920 - 1955  Search this
Owned by:
Charlie Parker, American, 1920 - 1955  Search this
Medium:
brass (alloy), silver, mother of pearl, cork (bark)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (assembled saxophone): 26 3/4 × 5 1/8 × 13 3/4 in. (68 × 13 × 35 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1a): 22 1/16 × 8 7/8 × 4 3/4 in. (56 × 22.5 × 12 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1b): 7 1/2 × 1 15/16 × 1 9/16 in. (19 × 5 × 4 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1c): 7/8 × 1 3/16 × 1 3/16 in. (2.2 × 3 × 3 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1d): 3 1/8 × 1 × 1 in. (8 × 2.5 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1e): 2 9/16 × 9/16 × 1/8 in. (6.5 × 1.5 × 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1f): 3 1/8 × 1 3/16 × 1 3/16 in. (8 × 3 × 3 cm)
H x W x D (2019.10.1g): 13/16 × 1 3/16 × 1 3/16 in. (2 × 3 × 3 cm)
Type:
saxophones
Place made:
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1947
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2019.10.1a-g
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Musical Instruments
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/fd5e3f589a6-d9da-4cda-8dc0-4f40cb8d268f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2019.10.1a-g
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Grand piano owned and used by Thelonious Monk

Manufactured by:
Baldwin Piano Company, American, founded 1862  Search this
Used by:
Thelonious Monk, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
wood, iron, metal, ivory, ebony
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 38 5/8 × 58 1/2 × 70 in. (98.1 × 148.6 × 177.8 cm)
Type:
grand pianos
Place made:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1962
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T.S. and Gale Monk in memory of Thelonious Monk
Object number:
2018.89.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd527481cda-7a75-4789-b739-2570d1f070fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.89.1

Piano bench owned and used by Thelonious Monk

Manufactured by:
Baldwin Piano Company, American, founded 1862  Search this
Used by:
Thelonious Monk, American, 1917 - 1982  Search this
Medium:
wood, metal, foam, vinyl
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 19 5/16 × 33 7/16 × 15 9/16 in. (49 × 85 × 39.5 cm)
Type:
benches
grand pianos
Place made:
Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1962
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of T.S. and Gale Monk in memory of Thelonious Monk
Object number:
2018.89.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54b907b96-9a7c-440c-96ff-405e94813aae
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.89.2
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White and black vest worn by Verdine White of Earth Wind & Fire

Designed by:
Louis Wells, born 1957  Search this
Worn by:
Verdine White, American, born 1951  Search this
Subject of:
Earth, Wind & Fire, American, founded 1969  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, rhinestone buttons, sequins, beads, and beaded fringe
Dimensions:
H x W (flat): 20 × 13 in. (50.8 × 33 cm)
Type:
vests (main garments)
Date:
2004-2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Costume Designer Bernard G. Jacobs
Object number:
2015.147.3.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd554210bd6-37d8-4086-9128-111f8f585a6b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.147.3.1
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White shirt with rhinestones worn by Verdine White of Earth Wind & Fire

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Verdine White, American, born 1951  Search this
Subject of:
Earth, Wind & Fire, American, founded 1969  Search this
Medium:
cotton muslin, cotton thread, rhinestones, and adhesive
Dimensions:
H x W (flat): 30 × 1 in. (76.2 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
shirts
Date:
2004-2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Costume Designer Bernard G. Jacobs
Object number:
2015.147.3.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5f0d7f112-f3af-4cdc-b8c6-f039385cf890
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.147.3.2
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Black and white striped pants worn by Verdine White of Earth Wind & Fire

Designed by:
Louis Wells, born 1957  Search this
Worn by:
Verdine White, American, born 1951  Search this
Subject of:
Earth, Wind & Fire, American, founded 1969  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, plastic zipper, metal fastener, and cotton tape with metal snaps
Dimensions:
H x W (flat): 46 × 14 3/4 in. (116.8 × 37.5 cm)
Type:
trousers
Date:
2004-2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Costume Designer Bernard G. Jacobs
Object number:
2015.147.3.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a6fa4ef8-ef0b-4713-baf3-c9dbfff351fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.147.3.3
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Travel Permit for the US Military Duty Train "Mozart"

Created by:
United States Army Transportation Corps, American, founded 1942  Search this
Subject of:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 9/16 × 8 1/16 in. (26.8 × 20.5 cm)
Type:
permits
Place used:
Vienna, Austria, Europe
Date:
1951
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Military  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.9.1
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hall Johnson Estate
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5127bd62f-d134-45c9-990a-d8e967bde7eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.9.1
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Letter from Carl Fischer Inc. to Hall Johnson regarding Johnson's contract

Written by:
Gustav Saenger, 1865 - 1935  Search this
Received by:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Subject of:
Carl Fischer, Inc., American, founded 1872  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 × 8 1/2 in. (27.9 × 21.6 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 19, 1935
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Spirituals (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.9.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hall Johnson Estate
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Archival Collections
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd590664d1b-afa0-468d-9a00-62243fc24ed9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.9.2
Online Media:

Calypso Songs

Title:
Song and story magazine about Harry Belafonte
Published by:
Charlton Publications, American, founded 1940  Search this
Subject of:
Harry Belafonte Jr., American, born 1927  Search this
Medium:
ink on printing paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 8 5/16 in. (27.9 x 21.1 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place printed:
Derby, New Haven County, Connecticut, United States, North and Central America
Cultural Place:
Trinidad and Tobago, Caribbean, North and Central America
Jamaica, Caribbean, North and Central America
Date:
1957
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
African diaspora  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.34.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown-Restrictions Possible
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56902a7d4-16e7-41f7-9020-3b7228b08150
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.34.13

Machito: A Latin Jazz Legacy

Directed by:
Carlos Ortiz, Puerto Rican, 1947 - 2008  Search this
Subject of:
Machito, Cuban American, 1908 - 1984  Search this
Tito Puente, American, 1923 - 2000  Search this
Ray Barretto, American, 1929 - 2006  Search this
Dizzy Gillespie, American, 1917 - 1993  Search this
Dexter Gordon, American, 1923 - 1990  Search this
Produced by:
Carlos Ortiz, Puerto Rican, 1947 - 2008  Search this
Written by:
Bruce Spiegel  Search this
Medium:
polyester film
Dimensions:
Duration (Reel 1): 24 Minutes
Length (Film): 850 Feet
Duration (Reel 2): 28 Minutes
Length (Film): 1000 Feet
Type:
sound films
color films (visual works)
16mm (photographic film size)
Cultural Place:
Cuba, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1987
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Latin jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Profile films  Search this
Salsa (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2017.55.67.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Icarus Films, ©1987. Permission required for use.
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Collection title:
DC Public Library Film Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58c746c65-fca6-4707-b69c-8f0265e83960
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2017.55.67.1ab

Junction 88

Directed by:
George P. Quigley, American  Search this
Written by:
Augustus Julius Smith, American, 1891 - 1964  Search this
Produced by:
Alfred N. Sack, American, 1898 - 1969  Search this
Subject of:
Bob Howard, American, 1906 - 1986  Search this
Dewey Markham, American, 1904 - 1981  Search this
Noble Sissle, American, 1889 - 1975  Search this
Wyatt Clark  Search this
Marie Cooke, American, 1921 - 2011  Search this
Abbie Mitchell, American, 1884 - 1960  Search this
Artie Belle McGinty, American, 1892 - 1963  Search this
George Wiltshire, American, 1901 - 1976  Search this
Herbert Junior  Search this
Alonzo Bozan, American, 1886 - 1959  Search this
Maude Simmons, American, 1893 - 1977  Search this
Al Young  Search this
Augustus Julius Smith, American, 1891 - 1964  Search this
Recorded by:
Nobel Sissle and His Orchestra, American  Search this
Medium:
acetate film
Dimensions:
Duration: 50 Minutes
Length (Film Reel 1): 1000 Feet
Length (Film Reel 2): 1000 Feet
Type:
sound films
black-and-white films (visual works)
release prints (motion pictures)
feature films
16mm (photographic film size)
Place filmed:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1948
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Race films  Search this
Rural life  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Randall and Sam Nieman
Object number:
2015.167.11.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ee5a35a5-c4f1-4a71-b3f5-4da7d4f3451c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.167.11.1ab

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