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Studs' Place

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Studs' Place
Created by:
WENR-TV Chicago, American, 1948 - 1953  Search this
Subject of:
Mahalia Jackson, American, 1911 - 1972  Search this
Louis "Studs" Terkel, American, 1912 - 2008  Search this
Medium:
16mm Film (a): acetate film;
Film Reel (b): metal;
Film Shipping Box (c): cardboard
Dimensions:
Duration: 24 Minutes
Length (Film): 1065 Feet
Type:
motion pictures (information artifacts)
Place filmed:
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1949
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Holidays and festivals  Search this
Variety shows (Television)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paul & Claire Blumenfeld
Object number:
2014.141.1.1abc
Restrictions & Rights:
No known copyright restrictions
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd544471241-e8a9-40fe-9735-c68c32ab4abf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.141.1.1abc

Movin' On Up

Title:
Autobiography of Mahalia Jackson
Written by:
Mahalia Jackson, American, 1911 - 1972  Search this
Evan McLeod Wylie, American, born 1916  Search this
Subject of:
Mahalia Jackson, American, 1911 - 1972  Search this
Signed by:
Mahalia Jackson, American, 1911 - 1972  Search this
Published by:
Hawthorn Books, Inc., American  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper, cardboard
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 5/16 × 6 1/4 × 1 in. (23.7 × 15.9 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
autobiographies
Place made:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
1968
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Identity  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paul & Claire Blumenfeld
Object number:
2014.141.2
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1966 by Mahalia Jackson and Evan McLeod Wylie. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd57bbabbe1-34fe-4751-b7b8-469aee488f8b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.141.2
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Photograph of Mahalia Jackson with Dr. Martin Luther King

Photograph by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Mahalia Jackson, American, 1911 - 1972  Search this
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., American, 1929 - 1968  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image and sheet): 10 × 8 1/16 in. (25.4 × 20.5 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1960
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paul & Claire Blumenfeld
Object number:
2014.141.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5321c5e6c-baa9-4fd0-936c-8c03e00870a3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.141.3
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Digital print of Mahalia Jackson at Chicago Freedom Movement rally

Created by:
Bernard Kleina, American  Search this
Subject of:
Chicago Freedom Movement, American, 1965 - 1967  Search this
Mahalia Jackson, American, 1911 - 1972  Search this
Unidentified Man or Men  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Image): 6 1/8 x 8 3/4 in. (15.6 x 22.2 cm)
H x W (Sheet): 8 1/2 x 11 in. (21.6 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
inkjet prints
Place depicted:
Soldier Field, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date:
July 10, 1966; printed 2012
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Photography  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
United States--History--1961-1969  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Bernard J. Kleina and Susan Keleher Kleina
Object number:
2013.140.9
Restrictions & Rights:
© Bernard J. Kleina
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Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5e84dda24-e859-4633-a750-e9a89376df35
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.140.9

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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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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A lobby card for the movie St. Louis Blues

Published by:
Paramount Pictures, American, founded 1912  Search this
Subject of:
Nat King Cole, American, 1919 - 1965  Search this
Eartha Kitt, American, 1927 - 2008  Search this
Pearl Bailey, American, 1918 - 1990  Search this
Cab Calloway, American, 1907 - 1994  Search this
Ella Fitzgerald, American, 1917 - 1996  Search this
Mahalia Jackson, American, 1911 - 1972  Search this
Ruby Dee, American, 1924 - 2014  Search this
Juano Hernández, 1896 - 1970  Search this
W.C. Handy, American, 1873 - 1958  Search this
Medium:
ink on poster board
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 14 in. (27.9 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
lobby cards
Place depicted:
Saint Louis, Missouri, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1958
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Film  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.34.14
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1958 Paramount Pictures. Permission required for use.
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd58811b3c6-a8d3-445f-9e2a-faa242299249
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.34.14
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