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Feathered headdress from a costume worn by Nona Hendryx of Labelle

Designed by:
Dorian Blakely  Search this
Worn by:
Nona Hendryx, American, born 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Labelle, American, founded 1962  Search this
Medium:
feather, satin, wood, metal, leather, and Velcro™
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 33 × 29 × 31 in. (83.8 × 73.7 × 78.7 cm)
Type:
headdresses
Place used:
Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Manhattan County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (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, Gift of Nona Hendryx of Labelle
Object number:
2014.246.2.1
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/fd58fe130f9-0c70-486b-80de-63cf12d5c09e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.246.2.1

Black cape from a costume worn by Nona Hendryx of Labelle

Designed by:
Dorian Blakely  Search this
Worn by:
Nona Hendryx, American, born 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Labelle, American, founded 1962  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, metal, batting, and wire
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 68 × 26 × 25 in. (172.7 × 66 × 63.5 cm)
Type:
capes (outerwear)
Place used:
Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Manhattan County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (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, Gift of Nona Hendryx of Labelle
Object number:
2014.246.2.2
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/fd52615d0a2-15c1-47f5-b05a-cf51cb8afc37
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.246.2.2

Collar, breast covers, and codpiece from a costume worn by Nona Hendryx

Designed by:
Dorian Blakely  Search this
Worn by:
Nona Hendryx, American, born 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Labelle, American, founded 1962  Search this
Medium:
leather and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D ((a) On form): 7 × 20 1/2 × 8 in. (17.8 × 52.1 × 20.3 cm)
H x W x D ((b) On form): 7 × 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (17.8 × 1.3 × 8.9 cm)
H x W x D ((c) On form): 7 × 7 × 4 in. (17.8 × 17.8 × 10.2 cm)
H x W x D ((d) On form): 5 3/16 × 3 1/2 × 2 3/8 in. (13.2 × 8.9 × 6 cm)
Type:
codpieces
collars (neckwear)
Place used:
Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Manhattan County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (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, Gift of Nona Hendryx of Labelle
Object number:
2014.246.2.3a-d
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/fd51efbb4ea-f1d5-4768-9752-7d8b47e40150
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.246.2.3a-d

Wrist cuffs from a costume worn by Nona Hendryx of Labelle

Designed by:
Dorian Blakely  Search this
Worn by:
Nona Hendryx, American, born 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Labelle, American, founded 1962  Search this
Medium:
leather, metal, and batting
Dimensions:
H x W x D ((a) On form): 7 1/2 × 4 × 4 in. (19.1 × 10.2 × 10.2 cm)
H x W x D ((b) On form): 7 1/2 × 4 1/4 × 3 3/4 in. (19.1 × 10.8 × 9.5 cm)
Type:
cuffs (costume components)
Place used:
Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Manhattan County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (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, Gift of Nona Hendryx of Labelle
Object number:
2014.246.2.4ab
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/fd5b0b1da83-74e3-41e8-a2aa-19be150fa5fe
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.246.2.4ab

Platform boots from a costume worn by Nona Hendryx of Labelle

Designed by:
Dorian Blakely  Search this
Worn by:
Nona Hendryx, American, born 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Labelle, American, founded 1962  Search this
Medium:
plastic, synthetic fiber, leather, metal, batting, and Velcro™
Dimensions:
H x W x D (a): 19 × 9 1/4 × 3 3/4 in. (48.3 × 23.5 × 9.5 cm)
H x W x D (b): 18 × 3 3/4 × 9 3/8 in. (45.7 × 9.5 × 23.8 cm)
Type:
boots
Place used:
Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Manhattan County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (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, Gift of Nona Hendryx of Labelle
Object number:
2014.246.2.5ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
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/fd5f878be78-7f25-4248-94e8-3fe367e58efa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.246.2.5ab

Prop handcuffs from a costume worn by Nona Hendryx of Labelle

Designed by:
Dorian Blakely  Search this
Worn by:
Nona Hendryx, American, born 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Labelle, American, founded 1962  Search this
Medium:
metal and leather
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 7 3/4 × 4 3/4 × 2 in. (19.7 × 12.1 × 5.1 cm)
H x W x D (Flat): 4 5/8 × 10 3/8 × 1 in. (11.7 × 26.4 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
handcuffs
props
Place used:
Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Manhattan County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (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, Gift of Nona Hendryx of Labelle
Object number:
2014.246.2.6
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/fd56ccf186d-1194-44be-bd81-89c5b17589d1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.246.2.6

Prop riding crop from a costume worn by Nona Hendryx of Labelle

Designed by:
Dorian Blakely  Search this
Worn by:
Nona Hendryx, American, born 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Labelle, American, founded 1962  Search this
Medium:
reinforced plastic, paint, leather, and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 25 5/8 × 11/16 × 3/4 in. (65.1 × 1.7 × 1.9 cm)
H x W x D (Flat): 25 5/8 × 2 1/2 × 3/4 in. (65.1 × 6.4 × 1.9 cm)
Type:
crops (animal equipment)
props
Place used:
Metropolitan Opera House, New York City, Manhattan County, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (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, Gift of Nona Hendryx of Labelle
Object number:
2014.246.2.7
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/fd5a954c9b4-cf1d-48e7-a928-a2a44b4cfab3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.246.2.7

Costume worn by Nona Hendryx of Labelle

Designed by:
Larry LeGaspi, American, 1950 - 2001  Search this
Worn by:
Nona Hendryx, American, born 1944  Search this
Subject of:
Labelle, American, founded 1962  Search this
Medium:
Skullcap: synthetic fiber and batting
Bodysuit: synthetic fiber, metal zipper
Vest: synthetic fiber, batting, metal, and elastic
Boot Covers: synthetic fiber, batting, Velcro™, and elastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Skullcap (flat)): 20 1/4 × 11 × 1 1/4 in. (51.4 × 27.9 × 3.2 cm)
H x W x D (Skullcap (on form)): 20 1/2 × 9 × 9 1/2 in. (52.1 × 22.9 × 24.1 cm)
H x W (Bodysuit (flat)): 55 1/2 × 29 in. (141 × 73.7 cm)
H x W x D (Bodysuit (on form)): 54 1/2 × 18 × 11 in. (138.4 × 45.7 × 27.9 cm)
H x W (Bodysuit (inseam)): 29 in. (73.7 cm)
H x W x D (Vest (flat)): 55 × 28 1/2 × 1/2 in. (139.7 × 72.4 × 1.3 cm)
H x W x D (Vest (on form)): 27 × 26 × 12 1/2 in. (68.6 × 66 × 31.8 cm)
H x W x D (Boot cover (.a, left, flat)): 23 × 8 × 1 in. (58.4 × 20.3 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (Boot cover (.b, right, flat)): 23 1/2 × 8 1/4 × 1 in. (59.7 × 21 × 2.5 cm)
H x W x D (Boot cover (.a, left, on form)): 23 1/2 × 4 1/2 × 7 1/2 in. (59.7 × 11.4 × 19.1 cm)
H x W x D (Boot cover (.b, right, on form)): 22 × 4 1/2 × 7 3/4 in. (55.9 × 11.4 × 19.7 cm)
Type:
main garments for the upper body
body stockings
skullcaps
overshoes
Date:
1975
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (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, Gift of Nona Hendryx of Labelle
Object number:
2014.246.3.1-.4ab
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/fd525c8c82c-5df6-48f2-8e88-e0234baade5d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.246.3.1-.4ab

Yellow headpiece from a costume worn by Nona Hendryx

Designed by:
Ronald Kolodzie, 1940 - 2010  Search this
Worn by:
Nona Hendryx, American, born 1944  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber
Dimensions:
H x W x D (On form): 36 × 12 1/2 × 10 in. (91.4 × 31.8 × 25.4 cm)
H x W x D (Flat): 39 1/2 × 14 3/4 × 1 1/4 in. (100.3 × 37.5 × 3.2 cm)
Type:
hoods (headgear)
Date:
1981-1982
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Nona Hendryx of Labelle
Object number:
2014.246.4.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
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/fd567b1d9c7-2202-4809-a671-76945b659c0a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.246.4.1

Yellow bodysuit from a costume worn by Nona Hendryx

Designed by:
Ronald Kolodzie, 1940 - 2010  Search this
Worn by:
Nona Hendryx, American, born 1944  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, leather, metal, and batting
Dimensions:
H x W x D ((a) on form): 28 1/4 × 34 × 10 1/2 in. (71.8 × 86.4 × 26.7 cm)
H x W x D ((a) flat): 32 × 25 1/4 × 4 1/4 in. (81.3 × 64.1 × 10.8 cm)
H x W x D ((b) on form): 3 × 8 × 8 1/2 in. (7.6 × 20.3 × 21.6 cm)
H x W x D ((b) flat): 2 3/16 × 48 1/2 × 1/4 in. (5.6 × 123.2 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
main garments for the upper body
belts (costume accessories)
Date:
1981-1982
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Nona Hendryx of Labelle
Object number:
2014.246.4.2ab
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/fd5a41c5128-c989-4873-b8fe-979b93df38f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.246.4.2ab

Gray jodhpur-style chaps worn by Nona Hendryx

Designed by:
Ronald Kolodzie, 1940 - 2010  Search this
Worn by:
Nona Hendryx, American, born 1944  Search this
Medium:
synthetic fiber, leather, and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D ((abc) on form): 43 3/4 × 28 × 9 1/2 in. (111.1 × 71.1 × 24.1 cm)
H x W ((ab) flat): 42 3/4 × 35 in. (108.6 × 88.9 cm)
H x W x D ((c) flat): 1 × 28 1/4 × 1/4 in. (2.5 × 71.8 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
chaps
Date:
1981-1982
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Costume design  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Rock and roll (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Nona Hendryx of Labelle
Object number:
2014.246.4.3abc
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/fd5cb328dd3-81c8-416c-ace7-19bfc5b3b694
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.246.4.3abc

Flier for “The Zulu Nation 5th Anniversary" designed by Eddie Ed

Designed by:
Eddie Ed, American  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Distributed by:
Nubian Productions, American  Search this
Master Work Productions, American  Search this
Subject of:
Universal Zulu Nation, American  Search this
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Sly & the Family Stone, American, founded 1967  Search this
Afrika Bambaataa, American, born 1957  Search this
DJ Jazzy Jay, American, born 1961  Search this
Kool DJ Red Alert, American, born 1956  Search this
Soulsonic Force, American, founded 1980  Search this
Mr. Biggs, American  Search this
Pow Wow, American  Search this
Lisa Lee, American  Search this
MC Ice-Ice, American, died 2012  Search this
MC G.L.O.B.E.., American  Search this
Cosmic Force, American  Search this
DJ Chubby Chub, American  Search this
Prince Ikey C, American  Search this
Gestapo Crew, American  Search this
C.B. Crew, American  Search this
Port Chester Zulu’s, American  Search this
Warriors, American  Search this
D.C. Zulu Queens, American  Search this
Shaka Zulu’s, American  Search this
Luzu Crew, American  Search this
Solo Sound Zulu’s, American  Search this
Manhattan Zulu Nation, American  Search this
The Zulu Kings, American, founded 1973  Search this
Mayberry Crew, American  Search this
Zulu Queens, American  Search this
Zulu Warlords, American  Search this
Zulu Stones, American  Search this
Zulu Tribe of Brooklyn, American  Search this
The Russian Front  Search this
Uptown Zulu’s, American  Search this
Master Zulu’s, American  Search this
Staten Island Zulu’s, American  Search this
Fly Five Zulu Queens, American  Search this
T·Neck Zulu’s, American  Search this
Mac Dynasty Crew, American  Search this
Zulu Crusaders, American  Search this
The Cold Crush Brothers, American, founded 1978  Search this
DJ Joey D., American  Search this
Bronx River Houses, American, founded 1951  Search this
T-Connection, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 7/16 × 6 1/2 in. (21.4 × 16.5 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
November 7 and 8, 1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
Break dancing  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.19
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5088d8c1d-9415-4560-a6c7-6bea6babf854
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.19
Online Media:

Flier for “Chief Rocker Busy Bee’s Birthday”

Designed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Busy Bee Starski, American, born 1962  Search this
Lovebug Starski, American, 1960 - 2018  Search this
Kool DJ AJ, American, died 2015  Search this
Grand Wizard Theodore, American, born 1963  Search this
Fantastic Five, American, 1979 - 1994  Search this
MC Sha-Rock, American, born 1962  Search this
Afrika Bambaataa, American, born 1957  Search this
Spoonie Gee, American, born 1963  Search this
Grandmaster Flash, American, born 1958  Search this
Furious Five, American, 1978 - 1989  Search this
DJ Breakout, American  Search this
Funky 4 + 1, American, 1977 - 1983  Search this
Mercedes Ladies, American  Search this
Crash Crew, American, founded 1977  Search this
DJ Mean Gene, American  Search this
Ecstasy Garage Disco, American  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 3/16 × 6 1/4 in. (20.8 × 15.9 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 25, 1980
Topic:
African American  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.22
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c64f0b55-9605-43e7-ba35-adeea0d19564
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.22
Online Media:

Flier for “The International Heavyweight Rappers Showdown Part II” by C. Rock 84

Designed by:
C. Rock  Search this
Distributed by:
Fly Guys and Fly Girls Productions, American  Search this
Subject of:
Grandmaster Flash, American, born 1958  Search this
The Cold Crush Brothers, American, founded 1978  Search this
Furious Five, American, 1978 - 1989  Search this
The Fearless Four, American, 1977 - 1994  Search this
Soulsonic Force, American, founded 1980  Search this
Run-D.M.C., American, 1981 - 2002  Search this
Crash Crew, American, founded 1977  Search this
CD III, American  Search this
Treacherous Three, American, 1978 - 1985  Search this
Fresh 3 MC’s, American  Search this
Master Don and the Death Committee, American  Search this
The Fat Boys, American, founded 1982  Search this
Kid Nice MC's, American  Search this
The World's Famous Supreme Team, American, 1979 - 1991  Search this
The Force M.D.'s, American, founded 1981  Search this
Disco Four, American  Search this
Whodini, American, founded 1981  Search this
Rock Master Scott and the Dynamic Three, American, 1981 - 2008  Search this
The B-Boys, American, 1983 - 1985  Search this
Awesome Foursome, American  Search this
Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde, American, 1980 - 1987  Search this
Fantasy Three, American  Search this
Double Trouble, American  Search this
Finesse 4, American  Search this
Kevie Kev, American  Search this
Busy Bee Starski, American, born 1962  Search this
Kool Kyle, American  Search this
Doug E. Fresh, American, born 1966  Search this
DJ Starchild, American, died 2012  Search this
Jimmy Spicer, American, 1958 - 2019  Search this
D’Lura, American  Search this
Spyder D, American  Search this
The Rake, American  Search this
Les Love, American  Search this
The Roxy, American, 1978 - 2007  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 3/8 × 5 1/4 in. (18.8 × 13.4 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
April 22, 1984
Topic:
African American  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.23
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd510756284-5287-4f96-9813-b950a3d33e8e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.23
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Flier for “The International Heavyweight Rappers Showdown Part 1”

Designed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Grandmaster Flash, American, born 1958  Search this
Kurtis Blow, American, born 1959  Search this
Kool DJ AJ, American, died 2015  Search this
New York City Mission Society Cadet Corps, American  Search this
Furious Five, American, 1978 - 1989  Search this
The Cold Crush Brothers, American, founded 1978  Search this
The Fearless Four, American, 1977 - 1994  Search this
Soulsonic Force, American, founded 1980  Search this
Run-D.M.C., American, 1981 - 2002  Search this
Crash Crew, American, founded 1977  Search this
CD III, American  Search this
Treacherous Three, American, 1978 - 1985  Search this
Fresh 3 MC’s, American  Search this
Master Don and the Death Committee, American  Search this
The Fat Boys, American, founded 1982  Search this
Kid Nice MC's, American  Search this
The World's Famous Supreme Team, American, 1979 - 1991  Search this
The Force M.D.'s, American, founded 1981  Search this
Funky 4 + 1, American, 1977 - 1983  Search this
Disco Four, American  Search this
Whodini, American, founded 1981  Search this
Rock Master Scott and the Dynamic Three, American, 1981 - 2008  Search this
The B-Boys, American, 1983 - 1985  Search this
Awesome 4, American  Search this
Dr. Jeckyll & Mr. Hyde, American, 1980 - 1987  Search this
Fantasy Three, American  Search this
Double Trouble, American  Search this
Finesse 4, American  Search this
Kevie Kev, American  Search this
Busy Bee Starski, American, born 1962  Search this
Sweet G, American  Search this
Kool Kyle, American  Search this
Doug E. Fresh, American, born 1966  Search this
DJ Starchild, American, died 2012  Search this
Jimmy Spicer, American, 1958 - 2019  Search this
D'Bora, American  Search this
Spyder D, American  Search this
The Rake, American  Search this
Les Love, American  Search this
CMCC Warriors, American, founded 1937  Search this
The Roxy, American, 1978 - 2007  Search this
Printed by:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/8 × 5 3/4 in. (20.6 × 14.6 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 30, 1984
Topic:
African American  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Youth  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.6
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a1205d8b-c02f-4cb5-b65d-b701e8e15464
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.6
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Flier for “A Show With a Funkbox” designed by Straightman

Designed by:
Straightman (aka LAVA), American, died 2020  Search this
Printed by:
Prestype, American  Search this
Distributed by:
Police Athletic League, American, founded 1936  Search this
Subject of:
Kool DJ AJ, American, died 2015  Search this
DJ Ken-Du, American  Search this
MC Ladie Lil-Lee, American  Search this
MC E-Man, American  Search this
MC Ricky D, British-American, born 1965  Search this
Herculords, American  Search this
DJ Kool Herc, Jamaican American, born 1955  Search this
DJ Clark Kent, American, born 1967  Search this
DJ J.C., American  Search this
Busy Bee Starski, American, born 1962  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 13/16 × 8 3/8 in. (27.5 × 21.2 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place used:
Bronx, New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
September 22, 1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Disco (Music)  Search this
DJs (Musicians)  Search this
Graphic design  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Nightlife  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Urban life  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2020.38.1.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Decorative Arts, Craft, and Design
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56f78b85c-9044-4b09-a1a9-f09aee72bc77
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2020.38.1.8
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Disco music for New Year's Eve party

Collection Creator:
Shimono, Sab  Search this
Extent:
1 Cassette
Container:
Box 17
Type:
Archival materials
Cassettes
Date:
1981-1982
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Social Security numbers are present and have been rendered unreadable and redacted. Researchers may use the photocopies in the collection. The remainder of the collection has no restrictions.
Collection 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.
Collection Citation:
Saburo Shimono Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Saburo Shimono Papers
Saburo Shimono Papers / Series 5: Audiovisual Materials
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1379-ref355

Larry Levan (snake)

Artist:
Elia Alba, born New York City 1962  Search this
Sitter:
Larry Levan  Search this
Medium:
gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
image: 19 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. (49.5 x 49.5 cm) sheet: 20 1/2 x 20 in. (52.0 x 50.8 cm)
Type:
Photography-Photoprint
Date:
2006, printed 2010
Topic:
Recreation\dancing  Search this
Dress\costume\mask  Search this
Performing arts\other\DJ  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase made possible by William W. W. Parker
Copyright:
© 2006, Elia Alba
Object number:
2013.45.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7ec88c1ed-5321-4b2b-9d71-7f7d0057812f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_2013.45.1

33c 1970s Celebrate the Century pane of fifteen

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 3189
Printer:
Ashton-Potter USA (Ltd)  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolor)
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 9 1/16 x 7 1/2 in. (23.02 x 19.05 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
September 17, 1999
Topic:
Contemporary (1990-present)  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2000.2002.18.1-15
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm86f7bf8b0-fad0-4ff3-b8d2-1b8903a882ba
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2000.2002.18.1-15
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33c Earth Day single

Title:
Scott Catalogue USA 3189a
Printer:
Ashton-Potter USA (Ltd)  Search this
Medium:
paper; ink (multicolor); adhesive
Dimensions:
Height x Width: 1 3/16 × 1 3/16 in. (3.02 × 3.02 cm)
Type:
Postage Stamps
Place:
United States of America
Date:
November 18, 1999
Topic:
Contemporary (1990-present)  Search this
The Environment  Search this
Humanitarian Causes  Search this
U.S. Stamps  Search this
Credit line:
Copyright United States Postal Service. All rights reserved.
Object number:
2000.2020.168
See more items in:
National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm86c03e084-2a03-457a-9c1a-785440907b38
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2000.2020.168

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