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Byron Janis, Pianist

Maker:
Avedon, Richard  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 2 1/4 in x 2 1/4 in; 5.715 cm x 5.715 cm
Object Name:
negatives
ID Number:
PG.66.64.064A
Accession number:
264003
Catalog number:
66.64
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Richard Avedon Collection
Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-9ba0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1334155
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Pianist and Boys Choir

Maker:
Erwitt, Elliott  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/2 in x 14 in; 26.67 cm x 35.56 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Place made:
United States: Texas, Fort Worth
Date made:
1963
Subject:
Men  Search this
Boys  Search this
ID Number:
PG.72.13.52
Catalog number:
72.13.52
Accession number:
2001.0310
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-450b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1918389

Elderly Violinist, Young Pianist

Maker:
Erwitt, Elliott  Search this
Physical Description:
masonite (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in x 14 1/2 in; 25.4 cm x 36.83 cm
Object Name:
gelatin silver print
Place made:
United States: Iowa, Des Moines
Date made:
1954
Subject:
Men  Search this
Women  Search this
Music  Search this
Musicians  Search this
ID Number:
PG.007619
Accession number:
252364
Catalog number:
7619
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-8cba-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1917571

Great Jazz Pianists

Manufacturer:
RCA Camden  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
ID Number:
1996.0153.07422
Accession number:
1996.0153
Catalog number:
1996.0153.07422
Label number:
CAL-328
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-e225-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1231996

Great Jazz Pianists

Manufacturer:
RCA Camden  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States
Release date:
1956
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.808
Maker number:
CAL 328
Accession number:
1978.0670
Catalog number:
1978.0670.808
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-997c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_669081

Poster for The Classical Phyllis Diller

Publisher:
John Springer Associates  Search this
Maker:
John Springer Associates  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 11 in; 40.64 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
Poster
Place made:
United States: Nevada, Las Vegas
Date made:
1974
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.39
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.39
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Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-a150-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247727

Symphony Tiara worn by Phyllis Diller

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
synthetic fibers (overall material)
glass (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 3/8 in x 6 in; 8.5725 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
Tiara
Date made:
ca 1971
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.02.04
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.02.04
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-a0b6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218393
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Byron Janis, Pianist

Maker:
Avedon, Richard  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 42.5 cm x 38.3 cm; 16 3/4 in x 15 1/16 in
Object Name:
photograph
Date made:
1965-09-13
ID Number:
PG.66.64.064B
Accession number:
264003
Catalog number:
66.64
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Richard Avedon Collection
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-9a07-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1334144

Concert Dress Worn By Phyllis Diller

Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
satin (overall material)
glass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
back: 58 1/2 in; 148.59 cm
shoulder: 14 in; 35.56 cm
sleeve: 11 in; 27.94 cm
sleeve fringe: 3 in; 7.62 cm
front: 54 in; 137.16 cm
Object Name:
Dress
Date made:
ca 1971
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.02.01
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.02.01
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Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-a02d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218387

Opera Coat worn by Phyllis Diller

Physical Description:
satin (overall material)
fur (overall material)
silk (overall material)
glass (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
back: 58 in; 147.32 cm
shoulder: 17 in; 43.18 cm
sleeve: 18 in; 45.72 cm
Object Name:
coat
Date made:
ca 1971
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.02.02
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.02.02
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Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-a02e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218390

Opera Gloves worn by Phyllis Diller

Physical Description:
cotton (overall material)
Measurements:
right glove: 20 in x 3 3/4 in; 50.8 cm x 9.525 cm
left glove: 93 5/16 in x 3 3/4 in; 236.982 cm x 9.525 cm
Object Name:
gloves
Date made:
ca 1971
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.02.03
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.02.03
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National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-a02f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1218391
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Concert Ensemble worn by Phyllis Diller

Wearer:
Diller, Phyllis  Search this
Physical Description:
silk (overall material)
satin (overall material)
glass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
fur (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
cotton (overall material)
synthetic fibers (overall material)
adhesive (overall material)
Measurements:
overall (concert dress): 58 1/2 in x 14 in; 148.59 cm x 35.56 cm
overall (opera coat): 58 in x 17 in; 147.32 cm x 43.18 cm
overall (glove, right): 3 3/4 in x 20 in; 9.525 cm x 50.8 cm
overall (glove, left): 3 3/4 in x 93 5/16 in; 9.525 cm x 236.982 cm
overall (tiara): 3 3/8 in x 6 in; 8.5725 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
ensemble
Date made:
ca 1971
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
COLL.DILLER.000001
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.02.01
2003.0289.02.04
2003.0289.02.03
2003.0289.02.02
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-5dc5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1822290
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"I'll Be Yours (J'Attendrai)"

Performer:
Hildegarde  Search this
Lyricist:
Sosenko, Anna  Search this
Poterat, Louis  Search this
Composer:
Olivieri, Dino  Search this
Publisher:
Chas. K. Harris  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:
1945
Credit Line:
Gift of Hildegarde
ID Number:
1980.0403.04
Accession number:
1980.0403
Catalog number:
1980.0403.04
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c76d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663776

"Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup"

Performer; depicted (sitter):
Hildegarde  Search this
Composer:
Sosenko, Anna  Search this
Publisher:
Francis Day and Hunter, Ltd.  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 Kingdom: England, London
Publishing date:
1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Hildegarde
ID Number:
1980.0403.07
Accession number:
1980.0403
Catalog number:
1980.0403.07
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c76e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663777

"Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup"

Performer; depicted (sitter):
Hildegarde  Search this
Composer:
Sosenko, Anna  Search this
Publisher:
Chappell and Co., 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
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Hildegarde
ID Number:
1980.0403.06
Accession number:
1980.0403
Catalog number:
1980.0403.06
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c76f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663778

"Peace and Harmony"

Performer; depicted (sitter):
Hildegarde  Search this
Composer:
Ellis, Ray  Search this
Lyricist:
Shelley, Gladys  Search this
Publisher:
Criterion Music Corp.  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper (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
Credit Line:
Gift of Hildegarde
ID Number:
1980.0403.10
Accession number:
1980.0403
Catalog number:
1980.0403.10
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c770-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663779

"(All of a Sudden) My Heart Sings"

Depicted (sitter):
Hildegarde  Search this
Composer; lyricist:
Rome, Harold  Search this
Jamblan  Search this
Herpin  Search this
Publisher:
Leeds Music  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:
1944
Credit Line:
Gift of Hildegarde
ID Number:
1980.0403.09
Accession number:
1980.0403
Catalog number:
1980.0403.09
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c771-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663780

"Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup"

Performer; depicted (sitter):
Hildegarde  Search this
Composer:
Sosenko, Anna  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:
France: Île-de-France, Département de Ville-de-Paris
Publishing date:
1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Hildegarde
ID Number:
1980.0403.05
Accession number:
1980.0403
Catalog number:
1980.0403.05
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c89b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663782

"I'll Be Seeing You"

Lyricist:
Kahal, Irving  Search this
Composer:
Fain, Sammy  Search this
Performer; depicted (sitter):
Hildegarde  Search this
Publisher:
Williamson Music 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
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1938
Credit Line:
Gift of Hildegarde
ID Number:
1980.0403.08
Accession number:
1980.0403
Catalog number:
1980.0403.08
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c772-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_663781

Bronze Mold of Phyllis Diller’s Hand

Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
bronze (overall material)
acrylic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 3 1/2 in x 10 in x 7 1/2 in; 8.89 cm x 25.4 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
Sculpture
Subject:
Humor  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Phyllis Diller
ID Number:
2003.0289.17
Accession number:
2003.0289
Catalog number:
2003.0289.17
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Phyllis Diller
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-1628-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1247691

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