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James Brown

Artist:
Milton Williams, born 20 May 1940  Search this
Sitter:
James Brown, 5 Mar 1933 - 25 Dec 2006  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 35.2 x 23.5 cm (13 7/8 x 9 1/4")
Sheet: 35.2 x 28 cm (13 7/8 x 11")
Mat (Verified): 55.9 x 40.6 cm (22 x 16")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1980
Topic:
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Interior\Performing Arts\Theatrical\Stage  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Drum  Search this
James Brown: Male  Search this
James Brown: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
James Brown: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Popular  Search this
James Brown: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
James Brown: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rhythm and Blues  Search this
James Brown: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Bandmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the photographer, Milton Williams
Object number:
NPG.96.187
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Milton Williams
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Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm42f36fbee-3f1f-4e1a-aade-16d3dce655e4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.96.187

W.C. Handy

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
William Christopher Handy, 16 Nov 1873 - 28 Mar 1958  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 25.2cm x 19.4 cm (9 15/16" x 7 5/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1941
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Trumpet  Search this
William Christopher Handy: Male  Search this
William Christopher Handy: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Composer  Search this
William Christopher Handy: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rhythm and Blues  Search this
William Christopher Handy: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Bandmaster  Search this
William Christopher Handy: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Horn\Trumpet  Search this
William Christopher Handy: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Blues  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of E.F. Bergman
Object number:
S/NPG.91.49
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Estate of Carl Van Vechten
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National Portrait Gallery
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4037b861d-1140-4118-8aee-450759640e78
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.91.49

Gospel Songs

Recorded by:
Sister Rosetta Tharpe, American, 1915 - 1973  Search this
Distributed by:
Mercury Records, American, founded 1945  Search this
Manufactured by:
EMI Records Ltd, British, 1972 - 2013  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
Diameter (record): 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)
H x W (album jacket): 7 1/16 × 7 1/16 in. (18 × 18 cm)
Type:
record covers
45 rpm records
Date:
1950s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gayle Wald
Object number:
2014.98.2ab
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/fd5a254b3b2-956f-4ad9-a38a-f0ae42b9dc4d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.98.2ab
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Have A Little Talk With Jesus / Strange Things Happening Every Day

Recorded by:
Sister Rosetta Tharpe, American, 1915 - 1973  Search this
Red Foley, American, 1910 - 1968  Search this
Published by:
Decca Records, British, founded 1929  Search this
Medium:
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions:
Diameter (record): 6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm)
H x W (paper sleeve): 7 1/16 × 7 1/16 in. (18 × 18 cm)
Type:
45 rpm records
Place captured:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1952
Topic:
African American  Search this
Country (Music)  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Gayle Wald
Object number:
2014.98.4ab
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/fd5d65e2773-1ffc-4089-8a84-eb711fefcd32
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.98.4ab
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Green hat worn by Alicia Keys on the album cover of Songs in A Minor

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
Alicia Keys, American, born 1981  Search this
Medium:
wool felt and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 4 3/4 × 17 × 17 in. (12.1 × 43.2 × 43.2 cm)
Type:
hats
Date:
2001
Topic:
African American  Search this
Classical (Music)  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Neo-Soul (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.118.1.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
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/fd597f5cf76-ae9c-4242-b63f-52925f416c10
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.118.1.1
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Songs in A Minor

Recorded by:
Alicia Keys, American, born 1981  Search this
Published by:
RCA Records, founded 1901  Search this
Produced by:
Clive Davis, American, born 1932  Search this
Peter Edge, English  Search this
Jeff Robinson  Search this
Alicia Keys, American, born 1981  Search this
Medium:
a, b: vinyl, ink on paper;
c, d, e: ink on cardboard
Dimensions:
Diameter (a): 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
Diameter (b): 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
H x W (c): 12 5/16 × 12 3/8 in. (31.3 × 31.4 cm)
H x W (d): 12 × 12 3/16 in. (30.5 × 31 cm)
H x W (e): 12 × 12 3/16 in. (30.5 × 31 cm)
Type:
record covers
long-playing records
Date:
2001
Topic:
African American  Search this
Classical (Music)  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Neo-Soul (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.118.1.2a-e
Restrictions & Rights:
© 2001. Permission required for use.
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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/fd58a3a8118-656a-404a-af4d-bdfa0ef72cc6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.118.1.2a-e

Costume worn by Beyoncé as Deena Jones in the film Dreamgirls

Designed by:
Sharen Davis, American, born 1957  Search this
Worn by:
Beyoncé, American, born 1981  Search this
Manufactured by:
tapemeasure  Search this
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
.1: cotton and rayon blend cloth, silk cloth, and plastic buttons;
.2: polyester, rayon, and spandex blend cloth, polyester cloth, and plastic and metal fasteners;
.3: polyester chiffon
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1 flat): 23 × 21 3/4 × 1/2 in. (58.4 × 55.2 × 1.3 cm)
H x W x D (.2 flat): 25 3/8 × 36 × 1 in. (64.5 × 91.4 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (.3 flat): 43 1/4 × 12 1/2 × 1/8 in. (109.9 × 31.8 × 0.3 cm)
Type:
scarves (costume accessories)
skirts
cardigans
Date:
2006
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Hollywood (Film)  Search this
Motown (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.118.2.1-.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/fd5669e7821-b777-4ba3-84e6-17361f574e72
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.118.2.1-.3
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Black, navy, and teal suit worn by Luther Vandross

Designed by:
Gianni Versace, founded 1978  Search this
Worn by:
Luther Vandross, American, 1951 - 2005  Search this
Medium:
.1: wool, rayon, and plastic buttons;
.2: wool, plastic and metal fasteners
Dimensions:
H x W x D (.1 flat): 33 7/8 × 28 × 1 5/8 in. (86 × 71.1 × 4.1 cm)
H x W x D (.2 flat): 42 × 20 1/4 × 1 in. (106.7 × 51.4 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
jackets
trousers
Date:
1990s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Design  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.118.4.1-.2
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/fd5f4375638-9046-4e16-8ef4-4a15ed3bb112
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.118.4.1-.2
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Photograph of Mary J. Blige

Photograph by:
Michael Benabib, American, born 1962  Search this
Subject of:
Mary J. Blige, American, born 1971  Search this
Medium:
dye and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (2015.132.100.1 Sheet): 24 5/16 × 19 15/16 in. (61.7 × 50.7 cm)
H x W (2015.132.100.1 Image): 15 9/16 × 14 5/16 in. (39.5 × 36.3 cm)
H x W (2015.132.100.2 Sheet): 24 5/16 × 19 15/16 in. (61.8 × 50.7 cm)
H x W (2015.132.100.2 Image): 17 3/8 × 16 in. (44.2 × 40.6 cm)
H x W (2015.132.100.3 Sheet): 17 × 11 in. (43.2 × 27.9 cm)
H x W (2015.132.100.3 Image): 10 7/8 × 10 in. (27.6 × 25.4 cm)
H x W (2015.132.100.4 Sheet): 17 13/16 × 15 3/16 in. (45.2 × 38.5 cm)
H x W (2015.132.100.4 Image): 15 9/16 × 14 5/16 in. (39.5 × 36.3 cm)
H x W (2015.132.100.5 Sheet): 19 15/16 × 16 1/4 in. (50.7 × 41.3 cm)
H x W (2015.132.100.5 Image): 16 7/8 × 15 1/2 in. (42.9 × 39.3 cm)
Type:
chromogenic color prints
portraits
laser prints
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992-1997
Topic:
African American  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Rhythm and blues (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:
2015.132.100.1-.5
Restrictions & Rights:
© Michael Benabib. Permission required for use.
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Collection title:
Eyejammie Hip Hop Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c050c958-802a-4a3b-90b2-3a59697dfc0f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.132.100.1-.5

Whodini: Jalil & Ecstacy at the Ritz

Photograph by:
Harry Allen, American, born 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Jalil Hutchins, American, born 1963  Search this
Ecstasy, American, born 1964  Search this
Whodini, American, founded 1981  Search this
The Ritz, American, 1980 - early 1990s  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 10 7/8 × 13 15/16 in. (27.7 × 35.4 cm)
H x W (Image): 8 9/16 × 12 7/8 in. (21.8 × 32.7 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
early 1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gesture  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Photography  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.132.41
Restrictions & Rights:
© Harry Allen. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Eyejammie Hip Hop Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd54a41eaf2-c7fc-4a10-b15d-e84d642044da
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.132.41
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Sheila E. in Concert

Photograph by:
Harry Allen, American, born 1964  Search this
Subject of:
Sheila E., American, born 1957  Search this
Medium:
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W (Sheet): 13 15/16 × 10 7/8 in. (35.4 × 27.7 cm)
H x W (Image): 12 7/8 × 8 5/8 in. (32.7 × 21.9 cm)
Type:
gelatin silver prints
portraits
Place captured:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
early 1980s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2015.132.53
Restrictions & Rights:
© Harry Allen. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Eyejammie Hip Hop Photography Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c7a2ea0a-c8a2-4d8a-897a-95ed65e972b5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.132.53
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Amazing Grace

Recorded by:
Aretha Franklin, American, 1942 - 2018  Search this
Subject of:
Rev. James Cleveland, American, 1931 - 1991  Search this
Medium:
vinyl , ink on cardboard , paper
Dimensions:
Diameter (2015.191.9a): 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
Diameter (2015.191.9b): 11 7/8 in. (30.2 cm)
H x W (2015.191.9c): 12 3/8 × 12 1/4 in. (31.4 × 31.1 cm)
H x W (2015.191.9d): 12 × 12 1/8 in. (30.5 × 30.8 cm)
H x W (2015.191.9e): 12 × 12 1/8 in. (30.5 × 30.8 cm)
Type:
record covers
long-playing records
Place depicted:
75 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1972
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (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:
2015.191.9a-e
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1972 Atlantic Recording Corporation. 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/fd538151248-1ed7-4344-ad1b-90efb8a1575a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.191.9a-e

Bass guitar used by Robert "Kool" Bell of Kool & the Gang

Manufactured by:
Oasis Guitars, American  Search this
Used by:
Kool & the Gang, American, founded 1964  Search this
Robert "Kool" Bell, American, born 1950  Search this
Medium:
wood, brass (alloy), metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 46 1/2 × 13 7/8 × 3 in. (118.1 × 35.2 × 7.6 cm)
Type:
musical instruments
guitars
Place made:
Juliesse Avenue, Sacramento, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1976-1978
Topic:
African American  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Robert "Kool" Bell of Kool & The Gang
Object number:
2015.212ab
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/fd5f3855c41-1a46-4651-92ff-e8d8553a93d5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.212ab
Online Media:

My Lovin' (You're Never Gonna Get It)

Recorded by:
En Vogue, American, founded 1989  Search this
Published by:
East West Records, American  Search this
Produced by:
Denzil Delano Foster, American  Search this
Thomas McElroy, American  Search this
David Lombard Music management and production  Search this
Medium:
plastic , magnetic tape , ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (cassette): 2 1/2 × 4 × 1/2 in. (6.4 × 10.2 × 1.3 cm)
H x W (jacket): 4 × 5 1/2 in. (10.2 × 14 cm)
H x W x D (case): 2 3/4 × 4 5/16 × 11/16 in. (7 × 11 × 1.7 cm)
Type:
audio cassettes
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Timothy Anne Burnside
Object number:
2015.263.12ab
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1992 Atlantic Recording Corporation. Permission required for use.
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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/fd53aab588c-fe34-4664-8d95-754adae321c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.263.12ab
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Love Will Never Do

Created by:
Janet Jackson, American, born 1966  Search this
Published by:
A & M Records, American, 1962 - 1999  Search this
Medium:
plastic , magnetic tape , ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (cassette): 2 1/2 × 4 × 1/2 in. (6.4 × 10.2 × 1.3 cm)
H x W (jacket): 4 × 5 1/2 in. (10.2 × 14 cm)
H x W x D (case): 2 3/4 × 4 5/16 × 11/16 in. (7 × 11 × 1.7 cm)
Type:
audio cassettes
Date:
1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Timothy Anne Burnside
Object number:
2015.263.15abc
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1989 A&M Records, Inc. Permission required for use.
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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/fd5e97448f3-5001-4f82-82cf-26f2482442c5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.263.15abc
Online Media:

Rhythm Nation 1814

Recorded by:
Janet Jackson, American, born 1966  Search this
Published by:
A&M Records, American, founded 1962  Search this
Medium:
plastic , magnetic tape , ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (cassette): 2 1/2 × 4 × 1/2 in. (6.4 × 10.2 × 1.3 cm)
H x W (jacket): 4 × 5 1/2 in. (10.2 × 14 cm)
H x W x D (case): 2 3/4 × 4 5/16 × 11/16 in. (7 × 11 × 1.7 cm)
Type:
audio cassettes
Place depicted:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Timothy Anne Burnside
Object number:
2015.263.16abc
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1989 A&M Records, Inc. Permission required for use.
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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/fd5d55442b2-be09-4678-a834-387631a7e46f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.263.16abc
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Rock, Rhythm & Blues

Published by:
Warner Bros. Records, Inc., American, founded 1958  Search this
Medium:
plastic , magnetic tape , ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (cassette): 2 1/2 × 4 × 1/2 in. (6.4 × 10.2 × 1.3 cm)
H x W (jacket): 4 × 5 1/2 in. (10.2 × 14 cm)
H x W x D (case): 2 3/4 × 4 5/16 × 11/16 in. (7 × 11 × 1.7 cm)
Type:
audio cassettes
Date:
1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Rhythm and blues (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 Timothy Anne Burnside
Object number:
2015.263.17abc
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1989 Warner Bros. Records, Inc. Permission required for use.
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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/fd5a5d388c6-47c9-42ba-84ad-aa1579fa3435
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.263.17abc
Online Media:

Control

Recorded by:
Janet Jackson, American, born 1966  Search this
Medium:
plastic , magnetic tape , ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W x D (cassette): 2 1/2 × 4 × 1/2 in. (6.4 × 10.2 × 1.3 cm)
H x W (jacket): 4 × 5 1/2 in. (10.2 × 14 cm)
H x W x D (case): 2 3/4 × 4 5/16 × 11/16 in. (7 × 11 × 1.7 cm)
Type:
audio cassettes
Place printed:
United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1986
Topic:
African American  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Timothy Anne Burnside
Object number:
2015.263.18abc
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1989 A&M Records, Inc. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
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/fd537684e88-506c-4d51-9708-bc409268ade8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.263.18abc
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The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill

Recorded by:
Lauryn Hill, American, born 1975  Search this
Published by:
Ruffhouse Records, American, founded 1989  Search this
Medium:
plastic , ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D (compact disk): 4 11/16 × 4 11/16 × 1/8 in. (11.9 × 11.9 × 0.3 cm)
H x W x D (jacket): 4 1/2 × 4 1/2 × 11/16 in. (11.4 × 11.4 × 1.7 cm)
H x W x D (case): 5 1/16 × 10 9/16 × 1/2 in. (12.9 × 26.8 × 1.3 cm)
Type:
compact disks
Date:
1996
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Timothy Anne Burnside
Object number:
2015.263.21abc
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1998 Ruffhouse Recprds LP. Permission required for use.
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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/fd5646a3336-ff3f-4c66-83cd-c9b92ff5613f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.263.21abc
Online Media:

Poster for a Black Rock festival in Italy

Subject of:
Black Rock Coalition, American, founded 1985  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 39 3/8 × 27 9/16 in. (100 × 70 cm)
Type:
posters
Place used:
Bari, Italy, Europe
Date:
ca. 1991
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Resistance  Search this
Rhythm and blues (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 the Black Rock Coalition - LaRonda Davis, President
Object number:
2015.42.12
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd588f745a7-d6e8-434d-b972-c1dd88b3c44e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.42.12
Online Media:

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