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'The Good Lord Bird' Paints a Different Portrait of Abolitionist John Brown

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Interviews
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 05 Oct 2020 19:24:38 +0000
Topic:
Custom RSS  Search this
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Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_0d08abaa368e8a4f09730ec6d787b92e

Damn Yankees

Performing artist; depicted:
Verdon, Gwen  Search this
Maker:
Warner Brothers  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 17 in x 11 in; 43.18 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
pressbook
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1958
Subject:
Motion Pictures  Search this
Musical Theater  Search this
Dance  Search this
Sports  Search this
Baseball  Search this
ID Number:
1986.0370.10
Accession number:
1986.0370
Catalog number:
1986.0370.10
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Sport and Leisure
Movies
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Movie Collection
Sports & Leisure
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ea98-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_682033
Online Media:

Gilbert Louey Country Music Film Collection

Topic:
Grand Ole Opry (Television program)
Hee Haw (Television program)
Creator:
Ritter, Tex  Search this
Autry, Gene, 1907-1998  Search this
Acuff, Roy  Search this
Wills, Bob, 1905-1975  Search this
Walker, Billy, 1929-2006  Search this
Tuttle, Wesley  Search this
Robison, Carson J., 1890-1957  Search this
Collector:
Louey, Gilbert  Search this
Extent:
48 Reels
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Reels
Motion pictures (visual works)
Date:
1920s-1970s
Scope and Contents:
Films of country-western performers, including some Hollywood films and some television programs, such as "Hee Haw" and "Grand Ole Opry" .
Arrangement:
1 series.
Biographical / Historical:
Collector of country/western and gospel music recordings and films.
Provenance:
Purchased by the Smithsonian Institution in 1995 from Gilbert H. Louey.
Restrictions:
Collection open for research on site by appointment. Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves.
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.
Topic:
Music -- United States  Search this
Music -- Performance  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Country music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Motion pictures (visual works) -- 20th century
Citation:
Gilbert Louey Country Music Film Collection, 1920s-1970s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0832
See more items in:
Gilbert Louey Country Music Film Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0832

Ben and Ruth Liman Jazz Films Collection

Performer:
Carmichael, Hoagy  Search this
Arnaz, Desi, 1917-1986  Search this
Calloway, Cab, 1907-  Search this
Waller, Fats, 1904-1943  Search this
James, Harry  Search this
Horne, Lena  Search this
Clooney, Rosemary  Search this
Singer:
Mills Brothers.  Search this
Donor:
Liman, Ruth  Search this
Liman, Ben  Search this
Extent:
1 Cubic foot
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Motion pictures (visual works)
Date:
1930s-1940s.
Summary:
16mm motion picture films, produced in the 1930s and 1940s by various film production companies, documenting performances by jazz and popular music performers, including Cab Calloway, Fats Waller, Lena Horne, the Mills Brothers, and Rosemary Clooney, and others listed below.
Scope and Contents:
Five (5) reels of 16mm motion picture film created in the 1940s by various commercial film production companies, featuring performances by jazz and popular music performers. Individual titles have been assembled into compilation reels by the donor.
Arrangement:
1 series.
Related Materials:
Materials in the Archives Center

Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection (NMAH.AC.0491)

Smithsonian Jazz Oral History Program Collection (NMAH.AC.0808)
Provenance:
The Ben and Ruth Liman Jazz Film Collection was donated to the Archives Center in 2001.
Restrictions:
No reference copies exist. If their condition allow the films may be viewed.
Rights:
Copyright and related intellectual property rights issues may restrict reproduction.
Topic:
Jazz -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Motion pictures (visual works)
Citation:
Ben and Ruth Liman Jazz Film Collection, 1930s-1940s, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0775
See more items in:
Ben and Ruth Liman Jazz Films Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0775

A companion to Spanish cinema / edited by Jo Labanyi and Tatjana Pavlović

Author:
Labanyi, Jo  Search this
Pavlovic, Tatjana  Search this
Physical description:
1 online resource (xxv, 638 pages) : illustrations
Type:
Electronic resources
Electronic books
Place:
Spain
Date:
2013
Topic:
Motion pictures  Search this
PERFORMING ARTS--Film & Video--History & Criticism  Search this
Call number:
PN1993.5.S7 C6595 2013 (Internet)
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1132480

Cabin in the sky Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; screenplay by Joseph Schrank ; produced by Arthur Freed ; directed by Vincente Minnelli

Film director:
Minnelli, Vincente  Search this
Film producer:
Freed, Arthur 1894-1973  Search this
Screenwriter:
Schrank, Joseph  Search this
Editor:
Kress, Harold F. 1913-1999  Search this
Actor:
Waters, Ethel 1896-1977  Search this
Anderson, Eddie 1905-1977  Search this
Horne, Lena  Search this
Armstrong, Louis 1901-1971  Search this
Ingram, Rex 1895-1969  Search this
Performer:
Ellington, Duke 1899-1974  Search this
Duke Ellington Orchestra  Search this
Hall Johnson Choir  Search this
Composer expression:
Duke, Vernon 1903-1969  Search this
Latouche, John 1914-1956  Search this
Author:
Motion picture adaptation of (work): Root, Lynn 1905-1997 Cabin in the sky  Search this
Production company:
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer  Search this
Publisher:
Warner Home Video (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Root, Lynn 1905-1997  Search this
Physical description:
1 videodisc (approximately 98 min.) sound, black and white 4 3/4 in
Type:
Drama
Film adaptations
DVD-Video discs
Fiction films
Fantasy films
Feature films
Musical films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Comedy films
Race films
Musical
Comedy
Date:
2006
1943
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Good and evil  Search this
Temptation  Search this
Redemption  Search this
Call number:
video 001709
Restrictions & Rights:
Classroom use may be subject to licensing restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1109371

Wild style / Charlie Ahearn presents ; directed, produced, and written by Charlie Ahearn ; original concept, Fred Brathwaite, Charlie Ahearn ; [Wild Style Productions, Ltd.]

Author:
Ahearn, Charlie  Search this
Quinones, Lee George  Search this
Fabara, Sandra 1964-  Search this
Fab 5 Freddy 1959-  Search this
Astor, Patti  Search this
Busy Bee  Search this
Grandmaster Flash  Search this
Production company:
Wild Style Productions  Search this
Film distributor:
Submarine Entertainment (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
2 videodiscs (82 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([46] pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
Type:
Drama
Feature films
Fiction films
Musical films
Place:
Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
United States
Date:
2013
1983
[2013]
Topic:
Teenage boys  Search this
Graffiti  Search this
Hip-hop  Search this
Rap (Music)  Search this
Break dancing  Search this
African American teenagers  Search this
Teenagers--Conduct of life  Search this
Call number:
video 001651
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1101626

Sarafina! [videorecording] / Hollywood Pictures and Miramax Films ; directed by Darrell James Roodt

Author:
Roodt, Darrell  Search this
Goldberg, Whoopi 1955-  Search this
Makeba, Miriam  Search this
Kani, John  Search this
Ngema, Mbongeni  Search this
Khumalo, Leleti  Search this
Hollywood Pictures  Search this
Miramax Films  Search this
Hollywood Pictures Home Video (Firm)  Search this
Buena Vista Home Video (Firm)  Search this
Physical description:
1 videocassette (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in
Type:
Videorecordings
Drama
Place:
South Africa
Date:
1993
1992
[1993]
Topic:
Apartheid--Study and teaching  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Feature films  Search this
Films for the hearing impaired  Search this
Call number:
PN1995.9.M86 S27
video 000499
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_720880

Alan Jay Lerner [sound recording]

Author:
Lerner, Alan Jay 1918-1986  Search this
Loewe, Frederick 1901-1988 Musicals Selections  Search this
Lane, Burton 1912- Musicals Selections  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc (67 min., 27 sec.) : digital, mono., stereo. ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Sound recordings
Excerpts
Date:
1992
1950
P1992
Topic:
Musicals  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Call number:
disc 000226
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_561394

Alan Jay Lerner [sound recording]

Author:
Lerner, Alan Jay 1918-1986  Search this
Loewe, Frederick 1901-1988 Musicals Selections  Search this
Lane, Burton 1912- Musicals Selections  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette (67 min.) : analog, mono., stereo., Dolby processed
Type:
Sound recordings
Excerpts
Date:
1992
1950
P1992
Topic:
Motion picture music  Search this
Musicals  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Call number:
ptp 000136
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_561395

Irving Berlin [sound recording]

Author:
Berlin, Irving 1888-1989  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette (ca. 72 min.) : analog, chiefly mono., Dolby processed
Type:
Sound recordings
Excerpts
Date:
1992
1930
P1992
Topic:
Popular music  Search this
Musicals  Search this
Motion picture music  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Call number:
M1630.18.B4 I7 1992
ptp 000140
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_561636

Harold Arlen [sound recording]

Author:
Arlen, Harold 1905-1986  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc (70 min., 27 sec.) : digital, chiefly mono. ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Sound recordings
Excerpts
Date:
1992
1933
P1992
Topic:
Popular music  Search this
Motion picture music  Search this
Musicals  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Call number:
disc 000234
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_561637

Harold Arlen [sound recording]

Author:
Arlen, Harold 1905-1986  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette (ca. 70 min.) : analog, chiefly mono., Dolby processed
Type:
Sound recordings
Excerpts
Date:
1992
1933
P1992
Topic:
Popular music  Search this
Motion picture music  Search this
Musicals  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Call number:
ptp 000141
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_561638

E.Y. Harburg [sound recording]

Author:
Harburg, E. Y (Edgar Yipsel) 1898-1981  Search this
Arlen, Harold 1905-1986 Songs Selections  Search this
Lane, Burton 1912-1997 Songs Selections  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette (70 min., 52 sec.) : analog, chiefly mono., Dolby processed
Type:
Sound recordings
Excerpts
Date:
1994
1930
P1994
Topic:
Musicals  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Call number:
ptp 000145
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_562714

E.Y. Harburg [sound recording]

Author:
Harburg, E. Y (Edgar Yipsel) 1898-1981  Search this
Arlen, Harold 1905-1986 Songs Selections  Search this
Lane, Burton 1912-1997 Songs Selections  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc (70 min., 55 sec.) : digital, chiefly mono. ; 4 3/4 in
Type:
Sound recordings
Excerpts
Date:
1994
1930
P1994
Topic:
Musicals  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Call number:
disc 000241
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_562717

Johnny Mercer [sound recording]

Author:
Mercer, Johnny 1909-1976  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound cassette (64 min., 47 sec.) : analog, chiefly mono., Dolby processed
Type:
Sound recordings
Excerpts
Date:
1993
1937
P1993
Topic:
Popular music  Search this
Motion picture music  Search this
Musical films  Search this
Call number:
ptp 000148
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_564149

Machito: A Latin Jazz Legacy

Title:
16mm motion picture film of Machito: A Latin Jazz Legacy
Created by:
Carlos Ortiz, Puerto Rican American, 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
Medium:
polyester film
Dimensions:
Duration (Reel 1): 24 Minutes
Length (Film): 850 Feet
Duration (Reel 2): 28 Minutes
Length (Film): 1000 Feet
Type:
motion pictures (information artifacts)
Cultural Place:
Cuba, Caribbean, Latin America, North and Central America
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, New York, North and Central America
Date:
1987
Topic:
African American  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Conductors (Musicians)  Search this
Film  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Latin jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical 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.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
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

"The More I See You"

Maker:
Bregman, Vocco and Conn, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 1/4 in; 30.48 cm x 23.495 cm
Object Name:
Sheet Music
Object Type:
Sheet Music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1945
ID Number:
1986.0588.09
Accession number:
1986.0588
Catalog number:
1986.0588.09
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-e8af-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_682009

Delegate

Published by:
MelPat Associates, American, 1965 - 1986  Search this
Created by:
C. Melvin Patrick, American, died 1985  Search this
Subject of:
National Association of Broadcasters, American  Search this
Opportunities Industrialization Center of America, Inc., American, founded 1964  Search this
National Pan-Hellenic Council, American, founded 1930  Search this
National Association of Black Social Workers, American, founded 1968  Search this
Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1911  Search this
The Girl Friends, Inc., American, founded 1927  Search this
Duke Ellington, American, 1899 - 1974  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
Prince Hall Freemasonry, founded 1784  Search this
National Newspaper Publishers Association, American, founded 1827  Search this
Chi Delta Mu Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1913  Search this
John Albert Morsell, American, 1912 - 1974  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1932  Search this
Lambda Kappa Mu Sorority, Inc., American, founded 1937  Search this
National Insurance Association, American, founded 1921  Search this
National Urban League, American, founded 1910  Search this
National United Church Ushers Association of America, Inc., American, founded 1919  Search this
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
National Dental Association, American, founded 1913  Search this
CBS Broadcasting, Inc., American, founded 1927  Search this
American Bridge Association, American, founded 1932  Search this
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, American, founded 1913  Search this
National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Inc., American, founded 1906  Search this
Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, American, founded 1914  Search this
Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks of the World, American, founded 1898  Search this
Nettie B. Smith, American  Search this
National Association of Negro Business and Professional Women's Clubs, Inc., American, founded 1935  Search this
National Medical Association, American, founded 1895  Search this
National Funeral Directors and Morticians Association, Inc., American, founded 1924  Search this
John Warren Davis, American, 1888 - 1980  Search this
Shriners International, American, founded 1870  Search this
Congressional Black Caucus, American, founded 1971  Search this
National Business League, American, founded 1900  Search this
National Alliance of Postal and Federal Employees, American, founded 1913  Search this
369th Veterans Association, American  Search this
Association for the Study of African American Life and History, American, founded 1915  Search this
National Council of Negro Women, founded 1935  Search this
Clifton Herman Johnson, American, 1921 - 2008  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 10 13/16 × 8 7/16 × 3/8 in. (27.5 × 21.4 × 0.9 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Place made:
Harlem, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Business  Search this
Calypso (Music)  Search this
Communities  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Fraternities  Search this
Funeral customs and rites  Search this
Government  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Labor  Search this
Law  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Men  Search this
Political organizations  Search this
Politics (Practical)  Search this
Professional organizations  Search this
Religious groups  Search this
Sororities  Search this
Television  Search this
United States--History--1969-2001  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Anne B. Patrick and the family of Hilda E. Stokely
Object number:
2012.167.9
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c80d5f1b-2384-44ae-91b1-bb42a6fc4395
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.167.9
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"Will You Remember (Sweetheart)"

Depicted (sitter):
MacDonald, Jeanette  Search this
Eddy, Nelson  Search this
Maker:
G. Schirmer, Inc.  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
Object Type:
Sheet Music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1937
ID Number:
1984.0551.15
Accession number:
1984.0551
Catalog number:
1984.0551.15
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f64c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_680816

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