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Arevivia Amos with Marcellus Breach--Classical/American Song

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Nina Simone | Jazz Appreciation Month 2021: Women’s Impact and Contributions in Jazz

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Elements and Principles (2011)

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Parish Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 29
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2011
Scope and Contents:
This is a group exhibition of works by five artists from the Visual Arts Faculty of the Duke Ellington School of the Arts. The artists included in the exhibition are Melchus Davis, Mike Easton, Bill Harris, Rod Little, and Jacqueline Maggi.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of electronic records with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
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The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Parish Gallery records, 1940-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Duke Ellington Youth Festival

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 20, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1991-04-26
Scope and Contents:
The Program in African American Culture and the Duke Ellington Collection National Museum of American in partnership with the District of Columbia Public Schools featured the creative talents of the students. Teachers challenged students to create projects encompassing themes in literature, art, dance, social studies, foreign languages, drama and music. The program was held on Friday, April 26, 1991, and included an art exhibition in the Palm Court, a program in the Star Spangled Banner Hall, performances, an awards presentation given by James C. Early, and a reception in the Palm Court. The performances were done by Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Eastern Senior High School, Kelly Miller Junior High School, Shaw Junior High School, and Woodrow Wilson Senior High School. Program number AC408.71.
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Collection Citation:
Program in African American Culture Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Duke Ellington Youth Festival

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 22, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1993 April
Scope and Contents:
The Program in African American Culture and the Duke Ellington Collection National Museum of American in partnership with the District of Columbia Public Schools featured the creative talents of the students. Teachers challenged students to create projects encompassing themes in literature, art, dance, social studies, foreign languages, drama and music.

Performances (Listed in Order of Appearance)

Junior High School Band Salute the Duke, arranger Paul Yoder "Take the "A" Train" "Satin Doll" "Flamingo" "Perdido" Music Director: Edward B. Anderson

Junior High School String Ensemble "Don't Get Around Much Anymore," Duke Ellington Music Directors: Carolyn Bastian and Barbara Maxwell

Junior High School Choir "Come Sunday" (from Black, Brown and Beige), Duke Ellington "David Danced" (from the First Sacred Concert), Duke Ellington "Ain't But the One" (from My People), Duke Ellington Music Directors: Patricia Braswell and Jewel Jenkins Accompanists: Anita Jones and James Lewis

Rap Performance "Once Upon A Time," Yusef Trowell, Dunbar High School

Drama Act I, Scene II from The Tempest, William Shakespeare Calibran: Woodrow Wilson tenth grade ladies Prospero: Woodrow Wilson tenth grade gentleman "Such Sweet Tnunder" Shakespearean Suite, Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn Instructor: Delois Jones Director: Douglas Johnson

Dance The Nutcracker Suite, Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn "The Volga Vouty" (Russian Dance) "Sugar Rum Cherry" (Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy) "Entr'acte" Dancers: Duke Ellington School of the Arts Choreography: Melba Lucas

Senior High School Band Duke Ellington Medley "Satin Doll" "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)" "Caravan" "Sophisticated Lady" Music Director: Anthony L. Boyd

Senior High School Choir "The Lord's Prayer" from the Third Sacred Concert, Duke Ellington "Will You Be There?" from the First Sacred Concert, Duke Ellington "I'm Beginning to See the Light," arr. Joyce Garrett, Duke Ellington "Jump for Joy" from Jump for Joy, arr. Evelyn Curenton, Duke Ellington Music Director: Joyce Garrett Accompanists: Eveylyn Curenton and Kenneth King

Program number AC408.80.
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Collection Citation:
Program in African American Culture Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Duke Ellington's Great Ladies of Song

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 23, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1993-07-09-1993-07-10
Scope and Contents:
The Program in African American Culture of the National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, presented Duke Ellington's Great Ladies of Song from July 9 to July 10, 1993, in conjunction with "Beyond Category: The Musical Genius of Duke Ellington" and in partnership with Anacostia Museum, Smithsonian Institution, Traveling Exhibition Service, Smithsonian Jazz Masterworks Orchestra, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, DC ART/WORKS, and Summerworks '93. The program included a presentation of awards to honorees, a performance of the repertoire of Duke Ellington's Great Ladies of Song, a roundtable discussion, and a concert. The scholars were Dr. Marcia M. Greenlee and Anthony Brown. The honorees were Adelaide Hall, Joya Sherrill, Kay Davis, Maria Ellington Cole, Dolores Parker Morgan, and June Norton. The performers were Mary Jefferson, Nitanju Bolade Casel, Bonnie Harris, Jeannie Marshall, and The Smithsonian Movement in Classic Jazz. Program number AC408.80.
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Collection Citation:
Program in African American Culture Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Duke Ellington Youth Festival

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 24, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1994 April 22
Scope and Contents:
The Program in African American Culture and the Duke Ellington Collection National Museum of American in partnership with the District of Columbia Public Schools featured the creative talents of the students. Teachers challenged students to create projects encompassing themes in literature, art, dance, social studies, foreign languages, drama and music. This program included an art exhibit opening and performances by the Senior High School Choir and Band, the Junior High School Choir and Band, the Combined String Orchestra, McKinley/Penn Senior High School, Woodrow Wilson Senior High School, and Duke Ellington School of the Arts Dance Department.

Performances (Listed in Order of Appearance)

Senior High School Choir

"The Majesty of God" (from the Third Sacred Concert), Duke Ellington Music Director: Edward Jackson

Junior High School Choir

"I Like the Sunrise" (from The Liberian Suite), Duke Ellington "What Color is Virtue?" (from My People), Duke Ellington "Tell Me It's the Truth" (from the First Sacred Concert), Duke Ellington Music Coordinator: Patricia Braswell Accompanists: Anita Jones and James Lewis

Junior High School Band

"Sophisticated Lady Medley," Duke Ellington, arr. John Edmondson Music Director: Edward B. Anderson

Combined String Orchestra

"I Got it Bad and That Ain't Good," Duke Ellington "I'm Beginning to See the Light," Duke Ellington Music Directors: Carolyn Bastian and Barbara Maxwell

Drama

Balcony Scene from Romeo and Juliet, William Shakespeare "Star Crossed Lovers" Shakespearean Suite, Duke Ellington/ Billy Strayhorn McKinley/Penn Senior High School Instructor: Darlene Turner Act IV, Scene I from Midsummer Night's Dream (excerpt), William Shakespeare Shakespearean Suite, Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn Woodrow Wilson Senior High School Instructor: Delois Jones

Dance

"Martin Luther King" The Three Black Kings, Duke Ellington Spoken Excerpts from Martin Luther King's "I've Been to the Mountain Top" and "I Have a Dream Speeches." Dancers: Duke Ellington School of the Arts Dance Department Second Year Class Choreographer: Melba Lucas

Senior High School Choir

"Is God a Three Letter Word for Love?" (from the Third Sacred Concert), Duke Ellington Soloist, Tramellia Wright, Woodson Senior High School "Heritage" ("My Mother, My Father") (from My People), Duke Ellington Soloist, Taiwan Norris "Love You Madly," Duke Ellington Music Directors: James Curtis Brown and Dianna Robinson

Medley of Duke Ellington Selections

Senior High School Band Music Director: Anthony Boyd

Program number AC408.87.
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Collection Citation:
Program in African American Culture Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Duke Ellington Youth Festival

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 24, Folder 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1995 April 28
Scope and Contents:
The Program in African American Culture and the Duke Ellington Collection National Museum of American in partnership with the District of Columbia Public Schools and America's Jazz Heritage, a Partnership of the Lila Wallace-Reader's Digest Fund and the Smithsonian Institution, featured the creative talents of the students. Teachers challenged students to create projects encompassing themes in literature, art, dance, social studies, foreign languages, drama and music. On Friday, April 28, 1995, the program included an art exhibition opening at the Taylor Gallery, performances at the Flag Hall, and a presentation of awards. The music, poetry readings, dances, and musical skit were performed by students at Balou Senior High School, Calvin Coolidge High School, Alice Deal Junior High School, Douglass Junior High School, Paul Lawrence Dunbar High School, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Hart Junior High School, L.G. Hine Junior High School, Kelly Miller Junior High School, Abraham Lincoln Multicultural Middle School, McKinley Senior High School, School Without Walls, Shaw Junior High School, Spingarn Stay High School, Woodrow Wilson Senior High School, and H.D. Woodson Senior High School.

Performances (In Order of Appearance):

Junior High School Band

Salute the Duke, arranger. Paul Yoder: "Take the "A" Train", "Satin Doll." "Flamingo", "Perdido" Music Director: Edward B. Anderson,

Drama

Balcony Scene from Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare Music: Shakespearean Suite by Ellington and Strayhorn Shaw Junior High School Teacher: Annette Nicholas

Combined String Ensemble

"Sophisticated Lady," "Mood Indigo," "It Don't Mean a Thing," Music Director: Barbara Maxwell

Junior High School Choir

"Duke's Place" (Based on C Jam Blues), "Azure/Daydream," "Bli-Blip" (from Jump for Joy) Coordinator: Patricia Braswell

Poetry

"A Tribute to Duke Ellington" Hart Junior High School Shaw Junior High School Teachers: Annette Nicholas and Ethel Rivers

Dance

Tap Dance: I Bakaari Wilder, choreographer

II Vincent Bingham, choreographer Music: "In a Mellow Tone" Performed by: The Ballou Soul Tappers: Phillip Atkins (soloist), Erica Bass, Sharon Beech, Vincent Bingham (soloist), Jamara Broome, LaKeisha Grimmes, Delano Lewis, Paul Streeter. Instructors: Yvonne Edwards and Myrna Sislen Sponsor: Camille Inez, Washington Performing Arts Society.

Drama

The Taming of the Shrew, Act II, Scene I by Shakespeare Music from the Shakespearean Suite by Ellington and Strayhorn Woodrow Wilson Senior High School Teacher: Delois Jones

Dance

The River ("Lake" section) Danced by Kiana Bailey, Odara Nash, Jaqueta Wilson, Sheri Hill, Tramecee Jeffries, Kevin Goodwine- Duke Ellington School of the Arts The River ("Vortex" section) Danced by Dionne Figgins- Wilson High School and Jones-Haywood School of Ballet Choreographer: Peter Alex. Romero, Duke Ellington School of the Arts

Musical Skit "Rappin' Rhapsody in Tribute to the Duke" Teacher: Darlene Turner; Assistant: Gregory Ware Spingarn-Stay High School

Poetry

Rochelle Harrod, Woodson High School

Senior High School Choir

"Amen" from Duke Ellington's Sacred Concerts Soloist: Alexander Brown, IV, Woodson Senior High "Portrait of Duke Ellington" arr. John Cacavas Accompanists: Ernest Mitchell, piano; Joseph Chisholm, guitar; Chip Powell, drums Music Director: James Curtis Brown

Senior High School Ensemble

"Come Sunday" Clarinet Ensemble "Standard" Music Director: Benjamin Sands

Senior High School Big Band

"Sophisticated Lady" "Take the "A" Train" (1941 Version) Music Director: Davey Yarborough

Program number AC0408.94.
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Duke Ellington Youth Festival: A Tribute to Mercer Ellington

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1996 April 26
Scope and Contents:
The Program in African American Culture and the Duke Ellington Collection National Museum of American in partnership with the District of Columbia Public Schools featured the creative talents of the students. Teachers challenged students to create projects encompassing themes in literature, art, dance, social studies, foreign languages, drama and music. On Friday, April 26, 1996, the University of the District of Columbia hosted A Tribute to Mercer Ellington in the University Auditorium on the Van Ness Campus. The program included a welcome, given by Spencer R. Crew; a statement of theme, given by Luvenia George; a greeting from John Conyers, Jr.; and band, ensemble, choir, and dance performances. The schools involved were Ballou Senior High School, Alice Deal Junior High School, Bell Multicultural Senior High School, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Fillmore Art Center, Fletcher-Johnson Education Center, Frederick Douglass Junior High School, Hart Junior High School, H.D. Woodson Senior High School, Kelly Miller Junior High School, Lemon G. Hine Junior High School, Lincoln Multicultural Middle School, Patricia Roberts Harris Education Center, Paul Laurence Dunbar High School, School Without Walls Senior High School, Shaw Junior High School, Theodore Roosevelt High School, and Woodrow Wilson High School.

Performances (listed in order of appearance)

Senior High School Band

"The Mooch" "Daybreak Express" Jazz Masterworks Editions No. 1 Music Director: Davey S. Yarborough,

String Ensemble

"Don't Get Around Much Anymore" "I'm Beginning to See the Light" "Just Squeeze Me (But Don't Tease Me)" Music Director: Barbara Maxwell

Junior High School Band

A Tribute to the Duke, arr. Larry Kerchner Music Director: Edward B. Anderson,

Dance

"Such Sweet Thunder," Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn "A Little Max" Choreographer: Peter Alex. Romero

Junior High School Choir

"Hit Me with a Hot Note and Watch Me Bounce!" "I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart" "Things Ain't What They Used to Be," Mercer Ellington Music Coordinator: Patricia Braswell

Senior High School Choir

"Mood Indigo" "Caravan" "Don't Get Around Much Anymore" "Solitude" "Come Sunday"

Duke Ellington School of the Arts Show Choir

Junior/ Senior High School Choirs and Dancers

"Take the "A" Train," Billy Strayhorn "It Don't Mean a Thing (If it Ain't Got That Swing) Music Director: Samuel Bonds Choreographer: Peter Alex. Romero,

Program number AC408.97.
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Duke Ellington Youth Festival

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1997-04
Scope and Contents:
The Program in African American Culture and the Duke Ellington Collection National Museum of American in partnership with the District of Columbia Public Schools featured the creative talents of the students. Teachers challenged students to create projects encompassing themes in literature, art, dance, social studies, foreign languages, drama and music. On Thursday, April 24, 1997, the University of the District of Columbia hosted The Keeper of the Flame: Mercer Kennedy Ellington in the University Auditorium on the Van Ness Campus. The program included an opening, given by Niani Kilkenny; a welcome from Martha Morris; greetings from John Conyers, Jr.; and ensemble, band, dance, and choir performances. The schools involved were Alice Deal Junior High School, Ballou Senior High School, Bell Multicultural Senior High School, Coolidge Senior High School, Douglass Junior High School, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Dunbar Senior High School, Hardy Middle School/Fillmore Arts Center at Rosario, Fletcher/Johnson Educational Center, P. R. Harris Education Center, Hart Junior High School, L.G. Hine Junior High School, Evans Middle School/Kelly Miller Junior High School, Roper Middle School, Shaw Junior High School, School Without Walls, Woodrow Wilson Senior High School, and H. D. Woodson Senior High School.

Performances (listed in order of appearance)

String Ensemble

"I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good: "I'm Beginning to See the Light" Coordinator: Joe Theiman

Junior High/Middle School Band

"Sophisticated Lady Medley" arranger John Edmonton "Don't Get Around Too Much Anymore" "Mood Indigo" "Caravan" "Duke Ellington's Sophisticated Lady: Music Director: Edward B. Anderson

Senior High School Band

"Harlem Airshaft" "Solitude" "Rocking in Rhythm" Selections are form the Wynton Marsalis Lincoln Center Collection Music Director: Davey S. Yarborough

Dance

"A Little Max" "Such Sweet Thunder" (from the Shakespearean Suite) Choreographer: Peter Alex Romero Costumes: Jaqueline Duhart

Junior High/ Middle School Choir

"Praise God and Dance" (from The Sacred Concerts) "Just a-Sittin' and a-Rockin'" "Don't Get Around Much Anymore" Coordinator: Patricia Braswell

Senior High School Choir

"Something 'Bout Believin'" (from The Sacred Concerts) "Father Forgive" (from The Sacred Concerts) "The Beauty of God" (from The Sacred Concerts), arranger Roscoe Gill "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got that Swing)" arranger. Mac Huff Music Director: Samuel L.E. Bonds

Program number AC0408.101.
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Collection Citation:
Program in African American Culture Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Duke Ellington Youth Festival

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1998 April 24
Scope and Contents:
The Program in African American Culture and the Duke Ellington Collection National Museum of American in partnership with the District of Columbia Public Schools featured the creative talents of the students. Teachers challenged students to create projects encompassing themes in literature, art, dance, social studies, foreign languages, drama and music. On Friday, April 24, 1998, the program included an art exhibition opening and viewing in the Information Age Auditorium and Photo Gallery; poetry and music performances in the Carmichael Auditorium, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution; and performances in the University Auditorium on the Van Ness Campus, University of the District of Columbia. The Honorary Festival Chair was Cora Masters Berry. The opening greetings were given by Niani Kilkenny, and the welcome was given by Harold A. Closter. The Mistress of Ceremonies was Luvenia A. George.

The participating schools were Alice Deal Junior High School, Ballou Senior High School, Bell Multicultural Senior High School, Coolidge Senior High School, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Dunbar Senior High School, Eastern Senior High School, Evans Middle School, Fillmore Arts Center/Hardy Middle School, Fletcher-Johnson EC, H. D. Woodson Senior High School, Hart Middle School, Johnson Junior High School, L.G. Hine Junior High School, Patricia R. Harris EC, Roper Middle School, Rudolph ES, School Without Walls Senior High School, Stuart-Hobson Middle School, and Woodrow Wilson Senior High School.

Performances (listed in order of appearance)

Senior High School Choir

"Drop Me Off in Harlem" "Mood Indigo" "Caravan" Music Director: Samuel L.E. Bonds

Junior High and Middle School Choir

"Duke's Place" (C Jam Blues) "Come Sunday" (from First Sacred Concert) "Hit Me with a Hot Note and Watch Me Bounce" "Things Ain't What They Used to Be," Mercer Ellington Music Coordinator: Patricia Braswell

Senior Adult Jitterbug Contest

Coordinator: Kelly-Marie Berry, Facilitator: Nap Turner

Dance

"It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got that Swing) Stuart-Hobson Middle School "Perdido" Duke Ellington School of the Arts Alumni Choreographer: Deidre Neal

String Ensemble

"Don't Get Around Much Anymore" Music Director: Carolyn Bastian

Junior High/Middle School Band

"Salute to the Duke," arr. Paul Yoder "Take the "A" Train" "Satin Doll" "Flamingo" "Perdido" Music Director: Edward B. Anderson

Senior High School Jazz Band

"Old King Dooji" "Half the Fun" (from Shakespearean Suite) Music Director: Davey Yarborough Program number AC408.105.
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Collection Citation:
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Duke Ellington - Renaissance Man, "Edward, You Are Blessed," Duke Ellington Youth Festival

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 16
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1999 April 30
Scope and Contents:
The Duke Ellington Youth Festival is an evening of performances and presentations in the visual arts by students from the Distinct of Columbia Public Schools as part of the Duke Ellington Youth Program. The Duke Ellington Youth Program was created in 1991 as an educational outreach program aimed at introducing students to the life and work of Duke Ellington using the resources of the Ellington Collection. The program aims to promote knowledge of Duke Ellington and his contributions to the field of music with consideration to the impact that his culture had on his work. The curriculum of the program uses Ellington's music to study a variety of disciplines including music, art, English, social studies and foreign language. The Duke Ellington Youth Festival is a presentation of the projects that have been completed over the course of the Duke Ellington Youth Project.

The participating schools were Abram Simon Elementary School, Anacostia Senior High School, Patricia R. Harris Educational Center, Frank W. Ballou Senior High School, Bell Multicultural High School, Hugh M. Browne Junior High School, Bruce Evans Middle School, Francis L. Cardozo Senior High School, Charles Hart Middle School, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Alice Deal Junior High School, Paul Laurence Dunbar Senior High School, Phelps Career Senior High School, School Without Walls, Eastern High School, Charles William Eliot Junior High School, Howard Dilworth Woodson Senior High School, J. Hayden Johnson Junior High School, John Philip Sousa Middle School, Stephen Elliot Kramer Middle School, Lemon G. Hine Junior High School, Lucy Ellen Moten Elementary School, Robert Gould Shaw Junior High School, Stuart-Hobson Museum Magnet Middle School, and Woodrow Wilson Senior High School.

Performances (listed in order of appearance)

Senior High School Band

"Launching Pad" "I'm Beginning to See the Light"

Soloist: Alicia Jones "Rockabye Rhythm" Music Director: Davey Yarborough Assistant Director: Eric McMillan

Junior High and Middle School Band

"Sophisticated Lady" Medley arranged by John Edmonton "Don't Get Around Much Anymore" "Mood Indigo" "Caravan" Music Director: Edward B. Anderson

Piano Solo

"Carolina Shout," James P. Johnson Pianist: Daniel Moore Duke Ellington School of the Arts

String Ensemble

"Prelude to a Kiss" "Things Ain't What They Used to Be," Mercer Ellington Music Director: Carolyn Bastian Jazz Violinist and Guest Educator: Lesa Terry

Dance

"Little Max" "Limbo Jazz" "Freedom" (from Second Sacred Concert) Choreographer: Peter Alexander Romero

Junior High, Middle, and Elementary School Choir

"Hit Me with a Hot Note and Watch Me Bounce" "Come Sunday" from First Sacred Concert "Duke's Place" (C Jam Blues) Music Director: Patricia Braswell

Piano Solo

"Single Petal of a Rose" from The Queen's Suite Nicole Green, Duke Ellington School of the Arts

Senior High School Choir

"I'm Just a Lucky So and So" "Caravan" "I Got it Bad and That Ain't Good" Music Director: Samuel L. E. Bonds, Assistant Director: Anita Jones,

Duke Ellington School of the Arts Show Choir

"Take the "A" Train," Billy Strayhorn "The Beauty of God" (from Third Sacred Concert), arranged by Roland Carter "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got that Swing)" Music Director: Samuel L. E. Bonds

Program number AC408.109.
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Collection Citation:
Program in African American Culture Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Duke Ellington Youth Festival, The Spirit of Music

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 25, Folder 20
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2000 April 27
Scope and Contents:
The Duke Ellington Youth Festival was an evening of performances and presentations in the visual arts by students from the Distinct of Columbia Public Schools as part of the Duke Ellington Youth Program. The Duke Ellington Youth Program was created in 1991 as an educational outreach program aimed at introducing students to the life and work of Duke Ellington using the resources of the Ellington Collection. The program aims to promote knowledge of Duke Ellington and his contributions to the field of music with consideration to the impact that his culture had on his work. The curriculum of the program uses Ellington's music to study a variety of disciplines including music, art, English, social studies and foreign language. The Duke Ellington Youth Festival is a presentation of the projects that have been completed over the course of the Duke Ellington Youth Project.

The participating schools includedwere Alice Deal Junior High School, Anacostia Senior High School, Frank W. Ballou Senior High School, Bell Multicultural Senior High School, Ronald H. Brown Middle School, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Paul Laurence Dunbar Senior High School, Eastern Senior High School, Charles William Eliot Junior High School, Wilson Bruce Evans Middle School, Lemon G. Hine Junior High School, Howard Dilworth Woodson Senior High School, Thomas Jefferson Junior High School, John Hayden Johnson Junior High School, Lucy Ellen Moten Elementary School, School Without Walls Senior High School, Edward Augustus Paul Junior High School, Patricia Robert Harris Educational Center, Stephen Elliot Kramer Middle School, Stuart-Hobson Museum Magnet Middle School, Thurgood Marshall Elementary School, and Woodrow Wilson Senior High School.

Performances (listed in order of appearance)

Junior High and Middle School Band

"Salute to the Duke," arr. Michael Sweeny "Satin Doll" "Mood Indigo" "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got that Swing)" Richard Gill, Music Coordinator

String Ensembles

"I'm Beginning to See the Light" Evans Middle School Beginning and Intermediate Strings Carolyn Bastian, Music Director and Accompanist "In a Sentimental Mood" "Take the "A" Train" Duke Ellington School of the Arts Ensemble Eddie Drennon, Music Director

Senior High School Band

"The Mooch," trans. David Berger "Peanut Vendor," Moises Simons, arranged by Dick Vance

Junior High, Middle School and Elementary School Choir

"Hit Me with a Hot Note and Watch Me Bounce" "Satin Doll" "Don't Get Around Much Anymore" Patricia Braswell, Music Coordinator

Senior High School Choir

"Come Sunday" from Sacred Concert Number 1, arranged by Attrus Fleming "I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart," arranged by Gwendolyn Jennifer "I'm Beginning to See the Light," arranged by Kirby Shaw Samuel L. E. Bonds, Music Director

Tap Dance

"Afrique" from Afro-Eurasian Eclipse Jason Staton, Dancer Duke Ellington School of the Arts

Duke Ellington School of the Arts Show Choir

"One" from A Chorus Line, Marvin Hamlisch "Rock A My Soul," Howard Roberts "Drop Me Off in Harlem" Samuel L.E. Bonds, Music Director

Program number AC408.112.
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Collection is open for research. Use of reference audio and video cassette copies only.
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Collection Citation:
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Tenth Anniversary of Duke Ellington Youth Festival Anthology

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2001 April 23
Scope and Contents:
The Duke Ellington Youth Festival is an evening of performances and presentations in the visual arts by students from the Distinct of Columbia Public Schools as part of the Duke Ellington Youth Program. The Duke Ellington Youth Program was created in 1991 as an educational outreach program aimed at introducing students to the life and work of Duke Ellington using the resources of the Ellington Collection. The program aims to promote knowledge of Duke Ellington and his contributions to the field of music with consideration to the impact that his culture had on his work. The curriculum of the program uses Ellington's music to study a variety of disciplines including music, art, English, social studies and foreign language. The Duke Ellington Youth Festival is a presentation of the projects that have been completed over the course of the Duke Ellington Youth Project. Program held on April 23, 2001 and included poetry and music performances.

The participating schools were Thurgood Marshall Elementary School, Lucy Moten Elementary School, Simon Elementary School, John O. Wilson Elementary School, Ronald H. Brown Middle School, W. Bruce Evans Middle School, Garnet-Patterson Middle School, Lemon G. Hine Junior High School, Stuart Hobson Middle School, Thomas Jefferson Junior High School, J. Hayden Johnson Junior High School, Stephen E. Kramer Middle School, Macfarland Middle School, John Philip Sousa Middle School, Bell Multicultural High School, Paul Lawrence Dunbar Senior High School, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, School Without Walls, Woodrow Wilson Senior High School, and H.D. Woodson Senior High School.

Performances (listed in order of appearance)

Junior High and Middle School Band

Salute to the Duke, Duke Ellington (arranged by Michael Sweeny) "Satin Doll" "Mood Indigo" "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing)" Richard Gill, Music Director

String Ensemble

"Round Midnight" Cootie Williams and Thelonius Monk "Straight, No Chaser" Thelonius Monk Eddie Drennnon, Music Director

Senior High School Band

"Boplicity" Miles Davis (arranged by Gil Evans) Davey Yarborough playing Gerry Mulligan's baritone saxophone "Prelude to a Kiss" Duke Ellington Daniel Haedicke, guitar

The New Washingtonians/Duke Ellington School of the Arts

"I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart" Duke Ellington (David Berger) "Pyramid" Duke Ellington (David Berger) Davey Yarborough, Music Director

Junior High, Middle, and Elementary School Choir

"What a Wonderful World" George Weiss and Bob Thiele (In Memory of Louis Armstrong) "Duke's Place" Duke Ellington, arranger "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got that Swing)" Duke Ellington Thomasena Allen, Music Director

Senior High School Choir

"Big Band Bash" (Jazz Medley) Mac Huff, arranger "I Believe in God" from Gospel Mass Robert Ray Samuel L.E. Bonds, Music Director

Tap Dance

"I Let a Song Out of My Heart" Duke Ellington Maud Arnold, Dancer Charles Augins, Instructor Duke Ellington School of the Arts Duke Ellington School of the Arts Show Choir

"Tribute to Broadway" Vince Evans, arr. Samuel L.E. Bonds, Music Director

Program number AC408.115.
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Collection Citation:
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Duke Ellington Youth Festival, Celebrating Jazz Appreciation Month

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2002 April 25
Scope and Contents:
The Duke Ellington Youth Festival is an evening of performances and presentations in the visual arts by students from the Distinct of Columbia Public Schools as part of the Duke Ellington Youth Program. The Duke Ellington Youth Program was created in 1991 as an educational outreach program aimed at introducing students to the life and work of Duke Ellington using the resources of the Ellington Collection. The program aims to promote knowledge of Duke Ellington and his contributions to the field of music with consideration to the impact that his culture had on his work. The curriculum of the program uses Ellington's music to study a variety of disciplines including music, art, English, social studies and foreign language. The Duke Ellington Youth Festival is a presentation of the projects that have been completed over the course of the Duke Ellington Youth Project.

. For the eleventh anniversary of the Duke Ellington Youth Festival, Jazz Appreciation Month was celebrated on Thursday, April 25, 2002, in the Carmichael Auditorium, National Museum of American History, Behring Center, Smithsonian Institution. The program included opening remarks from Niani Kilkenny and Edward Kennedy Ellington II; a welcome from Marc Pachter; greetings from Anthony A. Williams, Paul Vance, Tonya Jordan, and Luvenia A. George; presentation of awards; and performances. The honorary festival co-chairs were Gaye Ellington and Edward Kennedy Ellington II. The special awardees were Lilla Smith, Marie R. Johnson, Delois Jones, Barbara Lois Fullard, Samuel L. E. Bonds, Edward Anderson, James Cunningham, and Reuben M. Jackson.

The schools that participated in the program included Fillmore Arts Center, Hardy Middle School, Fletcher-Johnson Educational Centers, P. R. Harris Educational Centers, Garfield Elementary School, Garrison Elementary School, Janney Elementary School, Kimball Elementary School, John O. Wilson Elementary School, Lucy Moten Elementary School, McCogney Elementary School, Rudolph Elementary School, Simon Elementary School, Thomson Elementary School, Thurgood Marshall Elementary School, Evans Middle School, Garnet-Patterson Middle School, Kramer Middle School, Lincoln Multicultural Middle School, MacFarland Middle School, Ronald Brown Middle School (formerly Roper), John Phillip Sousa Middle School, Stuart-Hobson Museum Magnet School, Browne Junior High School, Alice Deal Junior High School, Frederick Douglass Junior High School, Eliot Junior High School, Hart Junior High School, Hine Junior High School, Jefferson Junior High School, J. H. Johnson Junior High School, Kelly Miller Junior High School, Shaw Junior High School, Anacostia Senior High School, Ballou Senior High School, Banneker Senior High School, Bell Multicultural Senior High School, Cardozo Senior High School, Coolidge Senior High School, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Paul Laurence Dunbar Senior High School, Eastern Senior High School, McKinley/Penn Senior High School, Roosevelt Senior High School, School Without Walls, Spingarn Senior High School, and Woodrow Wilson Senior High School.

Performances (listed in order of appearance)

Junior High and Middle School Band

Salute to the Duke, arranger, Michael Sweeny "Satin Doll" "Mood Indigo" "It Don't Mean a Thing (If It Ain't Got that Swing)" Richard Gill, Music Director

Senior High Jazz Orchestra with Strings

"Such Sweet Thunder" (from Shakespearean Suite) Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn "Things Ain't What They Used to Be" Mercer Ellington, arranger by Duke Ellington Davey S. Yarborough, Music Director Eddie Drennon, String Instructor and Arranger

Junior High, Middle School and Elementary School Choir

"Take the "A" Train" Billy Strayhorn "I Like the Sunrise" (from Liberian Suite) Duke Ellington A Salute to Louis Armstrong "Hello, Dolly" Jerry Herman "When the Saints Go Marching In" Traditional Thomasena Allen, Coordinator Diedre Neal Choreography Mark Tatum, Drums

Senior High School Choir

"New York State of Mind" Billy Joel "Undecided" Sid Robin and Charles Shavers "Ain't Misbehavin" Andy Razaf, Thomas "Fats" Waller, Harry Brooks Samuel L.E. Bonds, Music Director

Jazz Dance Celebration

"Cresendo in Tap" Music by Duke Ellington Maud Arnold, Dancer Charles Augins, Instructor

Duke Ellington School of the Arts Show Choir

Selections from Black, Not So Blue A musical and dramatic review of African American success stories in the 20th century. From the original play by Fred Leigh Samuel L. E. Bonds, Music Director Program number AC408.118.
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Collection Citation:
Program in African American Culture Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Passages to Freedom: The Underground Railroad in American History and Legend

Collection Collector:
Maltsby, Portia  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Program in African American Culture  Search this
Container:
Box 26, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2003 February 27-March 1
Scope and Contents:
Conference held Thursday, February 27, through Saturday, March 1, 2003, National Museum of American History, Behring Center, Smithsonian Institution. Program celebrated the twenty-second annual national observance of African American History Month. Program created as a conference, community tribute, and cultural fair, in collaboration with the National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Program of the United States National Park Service. It included performances, films, presentations hands-on activities, lectures, and panel discussions.

Participants included:

Allison Blakely, Ph.D., professor of European and Comparative History, Boston University

David W. Blight, Ph.D., scholarly advisor to the Passages to Freedom conference; professor of history, Yale University

Charles L. Blockson, curator and historian

Spencer R. Crew, Ph.D., executive director and chief executive officer, National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Mary A. Edmond, chairperson of the Michigan Freedom Trail Commission; founder and president, Michigan Black History Network

Jerry Gore, historian, scholar and one of the founders of the National Underground Railroad Museum, Incorporated

Allen Grundy, founder, International Freedom Institute of the Southwest (IFIS); cofounder of Talking Back Living History Theatre (TBLH)

James Oliver Horton, Ph.D., scholarly advisor to the Passages to Freedom conference; Benjamin Banneker Professor of African Studies and History, George Washington University

Lois E. Horton, Ph.D., professor of history, George Mason University

Wilma King, Ph.D., Strickland Professor of American History and Culture, University of Missouri

Jane Landers, Ph.D., associate dean of the College of Arts and Science; associate professor of history and director, Center of Latin American and Iberian Studies, Vanderbilt University

Emma J. Lapsansky, Ph.D., curator, Quaker Collection and professor of history, Haverford College

Diane Miller, planning committee member, Passages to Freedom conference; and national coordinator, National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Program, National Park Service (NPS)

Orloff Miller, Ph.D., planning committee member, Passages to Freedom conference; director, Freedom Station Program; and interim director, Research Programs, National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

Kevin Mulroy, Ph.D., director of research collections and chair, Research Services, University of Southern California libraries

Cathy D. Nelson, founder and president emeritus, Friends of Freedom Society; and state coordinator, Ohio Underground Association

Freddie L. Parker, Ph.D., chair, Department of History, North Carolina Central University, Durham, North Carolina

Bryan Prince, Buxton National Historic Site and Museum, Ontario, Canada

Vivian Abdur-Rahim, founder and director, Harriet Tubman Historical Society; and founding member, Underground Railroad Coalition, Delaware

Bernice Johnson Reagon, Ph.D., scholar, composer, singer, and activist, Cosby Chair Professor of Fine Arts, Spelman College, Atlanta, Georgia

Jane Rhodes, Ph.D., associate professor, ethnic studies, University of California, San Diego

Hilary Russell, independent scholar and researcher

Milton C. Sernett, Ph.D., professor of African American Studies and history and adjunct professor of religion, Syracuse University

Barbara A. Tagger, historian and regional coordinator, National Underground Railroad Network to Freedom Program

Ron Tyler, Ph.D., is director of the Texas State Historical Society and professor of history at the University of Texas at Austin

John Michael Vlach, Ph.D., professor of American studies and anthropology and director of the Folklife Program, George Washington University

Judith Wellman, Ph.D., professor emerita, History Department, State University of New York, Oswego

Deborah Gray White, Ph.D., professor and chair, history department, Rutgers University

Carol Wilson, Ph.D., associate professor of history, Washington College, Chestertown, Maryland

Church Historians

Ambassador Horace G. Dawson Jr., Ph.D., historian, Metropolitan AME Church, Washington, DC

Janet Lee Ricks, member and vice chair, history committee, Mt. Zion United Methodist Church, Georgetown, Washington, DC

Lonise Fisher Robinson, church historian, Asbury United Methodist, Washington, DC Performers and Artists included:

Nasar Abadey Trio

Drums - Nasar Abadey, drummer and composer, founder and leader of SUPERNOVA

Piano - Allyn Johnson, Washington, DC native, attended the University of the District of Columbia

Bass - James King, bassist, composer, and arranger

Michael E. Baytop, founder and president, Archie Edwards Blues Heritage Foundation, Washington, DC

Gwendolyn Briley – Strand

The Chancel Choir of Sargent Memorial Presbyterian Church The Daughters of Dorcas and Sons

The Duke Ellington School of the Arts Show Choir

Samuel L. E. Bonds, director and voice teacher, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Washington, DC

Irma Gardner-Hammond, professional storyteller who tells stories from the African oral tradition known as the Griot tradition

Bus Howard, actor and artist in residence, Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington, DC

In Process…, African American women's a cappella ensemble

Jo Ann James, avid collector of recipes, a student of African American history, and a craftsperson

Kimberly Kelly, member of planning committee for the Passages of Freedom conference

Magpie - Terry Leonino and Greg Artzner, musicians

Alice McGill, well known for her portrayal of Sojourner Truth

Gretchen McKinney, term member, Speech Choir and Drama Team, Asbury United Methodist Church

Dietra Montague, independent artist who has lived and studied the arts and crafts of North and West Africa, Central and South America, Mexico, and Europe

Fred Morsell, actor

Ayo Ngozi, collage, multimedia, and book artist based in Mt. Rainier, Maryland

Reverb, a cappella group of African American gospel, quartet, and doo-wop singing

Mary Kay Ricks, freelance writer, researcher, and history tour guide who specializes in the Underground Railroad, Washington, DC

Kath Robinson, Washington, DC resident interested in the study of Ethnobotany and the study of misaims

Charlie Sayles, blues harmonica player

Program number AC408.120.
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My H'Oprah and Other Poems

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (digital audio file)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
2017 June 30
Scope and Contents:
Mark Puryear (presenter); Reggie Cabico; Jerrico Escoto ;Regie Cabico is a pioneering spoken word poet and theater artist who produces the annual festival Capturing Fire: A National Queer Poetry Slam and Summit. Cabico won the 1993 Nuyorican Poets Cafe Grand Slam and took top prizes in the 1993, 1994, and 1997 National Poetry Slams. He is the producer and host of ongoing poetry events in D.C. and has worked as a slam coach for individual and team competitors in the United States and Canada.
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2017 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.2017, Item SFF2017_0630_OTM_Story_Circle_0006
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My H'Oprah: Spoken Word with Regie Cabico

Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (digital audio file)
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Date:
2017 July 06
Scope and Contents:
Regie Cabico; Jerrica Escoto ;Regie Cabico is a pioneering spoken word poet and theater artist who produces the annual festival Capturing Fire: A National Queer Poetry Slam and Summit. Cabico won the 1993 Nuyorican Poets Cafe Grand Slam and took top prizes in the 1993, 1994, and 1997 National Poetry Slams. He is the producer and host of ongoing poetry events in D.C. and has worked as a slam coach for individual and team competitors in the United States and Canada.
Collection Restrictions:
Access by appointment only. Where a listening copy or viewing copy has been created, this is indicated in the respective inventory; additional materials may be accessible with sufficient advance notice and, in some cases, payment of a processing fee. Older papers are housed at a remote location and may require a minimum of three weeks' advance notice and payment of a retrieval fee. Certain formats such as multi-track audio recordings and EIAJ-1 videoreels (1/2 inch) may not be accessible. Contact the Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections at 202-633-7322 or rinzlerarchives@si.edu for additional information.
Collection Rights:
Copyright and other restrictions may apply. Generally, materials created during a Festival are covered by a release signed by each participant permitting their use for personal and educational purposes; materials created as part of the fieldwork leading to a Festival may be more restricted. We permit and encourage such personal and educational use of those materials provided digitally here, without special permissions. Use of any materials for publication, commercial use, or distribution requires a license from the Archives. Licensing fees may apply in addition to any processing fees.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 2017 Smithsonian Folklife Festival, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.2017, Item SFF2017_0706_OTM_Jubilee_Stage_0004
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Committee and Political Campaign Files

Collection Creator:
Biddle, Livingston, 1918-2002  Search this
Extent:
3.5 Linear feet (Boxes 27-30)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1944-2001
Scope and Contents:
This series consists of files, primarily accumulated after Biddle's NEA chairmanship, documenting his service as a prominent fundraiser and organizer for multiple committees and political campaigns. The files contain correspondence, meeting agendas and notes, solicitation letter drafts, and printed material for the American Council for the Arts, American Field Service Committee, Committee on Labor and Public Welfare, Corcoran Museum Board of Overseers Exhibitions Committee, Cosmos Club Arts Committee, Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, National Museum of Women in the Arts, various Washington, D.C. arts organizations, and the Catherine Bertini, Jimmy Carter, Judy Hancock, Walter Mondale, Claiborne Pell, and Sidney Yates campaigns. This series includes one sound recording.
Arrangement:
This series is arranged as 2 subseries.

6.1: Committees, 1944-2001

6.2: Political Campaigns, 1964-1994
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Livingston L. Biddle, Jr. papers, circa 1940-2002. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.biddlivi, Series 6
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The Duke Ellington School of the Arts, Search Committee

Collection Creator:
Biddle, Livingston, 1918-2002  Search this
Container:
Box 28, Folder 23
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1982
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Livingston L. Biddle, Jr. papers, circa 1940-2002. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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