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Sons of Andros Discuss Spirituality, Family, and Bahamian Gospel Music [Interview Video]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Interviews
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2009-11-24T14:58:06.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_b2rZrhKHcSU

Massachusetts Fieldwork: Gospel Music

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Festival of American Folklife. Massachusetts Program 1988 Washington, D.C.  Search this
Hillmon, Betty (field worker)  Search this
Artist:
Gospel Motivators (Musical group)  Search this
Collection Creator:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound recording (compact audio cassette)
analog.
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Place:
United States
Massachusetts
Date:
1988
Local Numbers:
FP-1988-CT-0525-2
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded in: Massachusetts, United States.
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution.
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.
Topic:
Gospel music  Search this
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.SFF.1988, Item FP-1988-CT-0525
See more items in:
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife
Smithsonian Folklife Festival records: 1988 Festival of American Folklife / Series 4: Ingenuity and Tradition: The Common Wealth of Massachusetts / 4.1: Fieldwork
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk50c895662-55df-4401-8112-b03418ebb043
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-sff-1988-ref1189

Grammy Award for Best Soul Gospel Performance awarded to the Dixie Hummingbirds

Manufactured by:
Bob Graves Molds, Inc., American, 1958 - 1985  Search this
Owned by:
Ira Tucker Sr., American, 1925 - 2008  Search this
Received by:
Dixie Hummingbirds, American, founded 1928  Search this
Commissioned by:
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, American, founded 1957  Search this
Medium:
alloy, wood, plastic, pressure-sensitive tape
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 6 1/2 x 4 7/8 x 4 3/4 in. (16.5 x 12.4 x 12.1 cm)
Type:
trophies (prizes)
Place made:
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1974
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Ira Tucker, Jr. of the Dixie Hummingbirds
Object number:
2013.13.17
Restrictions & Rights:
© The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
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/fd5f3819d9c-b82f-41fe-8911-08348d79c978
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.13.17

Electric console steel guitar built by Felton W. Williams, Jr.

Created by:
Felton W. Williams Jr., American, 1934 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
wood, alloy steel, metal, brass, aluminum alloy, and plastic
Dimensions:
L x W (Guitar): 38 1/2 x 11 1/4 x 3 3/8 in. (97.8 x 28.6 x 8.6 cm)
L x W (Case): 42 1/2 x 17 x 4 3/4 in. (108 x 43.2 x 12.1 cm)
L x W (Legs retracted): 25 × 1 5/8 × 1 in. (63.5 × 4.1 × 2.5 cm)
Type:
steel guitars
Place made:
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1963
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture; Gift of Felton W. Williams, Jr.
Object number:
2011.64.1a-f
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
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/fd5b326b6db-0dc2-477f-8d01-858cbc9d3f53
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.64.1a-f

Choir Robe Scapular

Measurements:
overall: 140 cm x 40 cm; 55 1/8 in x 15 3/4 in
Object Name:
scapular
Used:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Subject:
Gospel (music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Ebenezer Baptist Church Choir (through Michael L. Perry)
ID Number:
1997.0256.03
Accession number:
1997.0256
Catalog number:
1997.0256.03
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1ffc-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1384330

Big Gospel Concert

Depicted (sitter):
Spencer, Gloria  Search this
Physical Description:
ink (overall material)
paper, cardboard (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 22 in x 17 in; 55.88 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
Poster
Place made:
United States: California
Location where used:
United States: California, Oakland
Date made:
ca 1975
Associated date:
1975
Subject:
Protestantism, Revivalism  Search this
Gospel (music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Eleanor Dickinson
ID Number:
CL.316429.12
Accession number:
316429
Catalog number:
316429.12
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-dbd0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_659880

Choir Robe

Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (zipper material)
Measurements:
overall: 47 in x 24 in x 2 1/8 in; 119.38 cm x 60.96 cm x 5.3975 cm
Object Name:
robe, choir
Used:
United States: District of Columbia
Subject:
Gospel (music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Union Temple Baptist Church
ID Number:
1997.0165.01
Accession number:
1997.0165
Catalog number:
1997.0165.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1ff6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1384317

Choir Robe

Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (zipper material)
Measurements:
overall: 139 1/2 in x 45 in; 354.33 cm x 114.3 cm
Object Name:
robe, choir
Used:
United States: Maryland, Fort Washington
Subject:
Gospel (music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Ebenezer African Methodist Episcopal Church (through Joanne M. Smith)
ID Number:
1997.0164.01
Accession number:
1997.0164
Catalog number:
1997.0164.01
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1ff7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1384319
Online Media:

Choir Robe

Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (zipper material)
Measurements:
overall: 133 cm x 57 cm; 52 3/8 in x 22 7/16 in
Object Name:
robe, choir
Used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Subject:
Gospel (music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Saint Paul Baptist Church (through Rev. Dr. Joel Anthony Ward)
ID Number:
1997.0214.01
Accession number:
1997.0214
Catalog number:
1997.0214.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1ff9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1384322

Choir Robe

Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (zipper material)
Measurements:
overall: 130 cm x 40 cm; 51 3/16 in x 15 3/4 in
Object Name:
robe, choir
Used:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Subject:
Gospel (music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Ebenezer Baptist Church Choir (through Michael L. Perry)
ID Number:
1997.0256.02
Accession number:
1997.0256
Catalog number:
1997.0256.02
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1ffb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1384329

Choir Robe

Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (zipper material)
Measurements:
overall: 135 cm x 56 cm; 53 5/32 in x 22 1/16 in
Object Name:
robe, choir
Used:
United States: District of Columbia
Subject:
Gospel (music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Metropolitan Baptist Church (through Dr. H. Beecher Hicks, Jr.)
ID Number:
1997.0163.01
Accession number:
1997.0163
Catalog number:
1997.0163.01
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1ff5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1384316

Howard Gospel Choir Robe

User:
Howard University  Search this
Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (zipper material)
Measurements:
overall: 61 in x 15 7/8 in; 154.94 cm x 40.3225 cm
Object Name:
robe, choir
Used:
United States: District of Columbia
Subject:
Gospel (music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Arphelius Gatling
ID Number:
1997.0186.01
Accession number:
1997.0186
Catalog number:
1997.0186.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1ff8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1384320

Choir Robe

Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (zipper material)
Measurements:
overall: 127.4 cm x 60 cm; 50 5/32 in x 23 5/8 in
Object Name:
robe, choir
Used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Subject:
Gospel (music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Saint Paul Baptist Church (through Rev. Dr. Joel Anthony Ward)
ID Number:
1997.0214.02
Accession number:
1997.0214
Catalog number:
1997.0214.02
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-1ffa-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1384323

Choir Robe

Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (zipper material)
Measurements:
overall: 52 in x 17 in; 132.08 cm x 43.18 cm
Object Name:
robe, choir
Used:
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Subject:
Gospel (music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Ebenezer Baptist Church Choir (through Michael L. Perry)
ID Number:
1997.0256.01
Accession number:
1997.0256
Catalog number:
1997.0256.01
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-0601-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1384326

Choir Robe

Physical Description:
fabric (overall material)
metal (zipper material)
Measurements:
overall: 125 cm x 40.3 cm; 49 7/32 in x 15 7/8 in
Object Name:
robe, choir
Used:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Subject:
Gospel (music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Saint Paul Baptist Church (through Rev. Dr. Joel Anthony Ward)
ID Number:
1997.0214.03
Accession number:
1997.0214
Catalog number:
1997.0214.03
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-0600-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1384325

Photographic print of Ira Tucker, Lynda Laurence and Sundray Tucker

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Ira Tucker Sr., American, 1925 - 2008  Search this
Lynda Laurence, American, born 1949  Search this
Sundray Tucker, American, born 1948  Search this
Medium:
ink on photographic paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm)
Type:
photographs
portraits
Date:
ca. 1970
Topic:
African American  Search this
Families  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Photography  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Ira Tucker, Jr. of the Dixie Hummingbirds
Object number:
2013.13.9
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Media Arts-Photography
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5d55415a7-1b08-4241-a966-dba7a8c57d46
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.13.9
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Remember Me, Oh Lord / I Won't Be Back

Published by:
Gospel Record Co., American  Search this
Recorded by:
Caravans, The, American, 1947 - 2010  Search this
Medium:
vinyl with ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
Diameter: 6 7/8 × 1/16 in. (17.5 × 0.2 cm)
Type:
45 rpm records
Date:
1963
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.68.9ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
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/fd5a5c62ec5-9ea4-4cee-b31f-56b01a36c76a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.68.9ab
Online Media:

Backstage pass for Pori Jazz Festival used by Ira Tucker

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Ira Tucker Sr., American, 1925 - 2008  Search this
Dixie Hummingbirds, American, founded 1928  Search this
Medium:
paper, plastic laminate, metal, nylon
Dimensions:
H x W (backstage pass): 4 5/8 x 2 7/8 in. (11.7 x 7.3 cm)
L x W (lanyard): 21 x 3/4 in. (53.3 x 1.9 cm)
Type:
passes (tickets)
Place made:
Pori, Satakunta, Finland, Europe
Date:
July 18, 2004
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Ira Tucker, Jr. of the Dixie Hummingbirds
Object number:
2013.13.22.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c96f8885-ecbe-4ace-aa99-9137dc3fac57
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.13.22.2
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Grammy nominee medal for the 42nd Annual Grammy Awards given to Ira Tucker

Created by:
Tiffany & Co., American, founded 1837  Search this
Subject of:
Ira Tucker Sr., American, 1925 - 2008  Search this
Dixie Hummingbirds, American, founded 1928  Search this
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, American, founded 1957  Search this
Medium:
bronze, ribbon
Dimensions:
medal: 2 5/8 x 2 1/4 x 1/8 in. (6.7 x 5.7 x 0.3 cm)
L x W (ribbon): 17 x 1 in. (43.2 x 2.5 cm)
Type:
medals
Date:
2000
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Ira Tucker, Jr. of the Dixie Hummingbirds
Object number:
2013.13.25
Restrictions & Rights:
© Grammy Awards. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Awards and Medals
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/fd5abc5b090-2922-4c38-bdee-6003ab4cb809
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.13.25
Online Media:

Flier for the Zoar M.E Church choir

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Zoar United Methodist Church, American, founded 1794  Search this
Charles A. Marshall  Search this
Harry Shorter  Search this
Owned by:
Hall Johnson, American, 1888 - 1970  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 12 × 6 1/16 in. (30.5 × 15.4 cm)
Type:
fliers (printed matter)
Place depicted:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1909
Topic:
African American  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Religion  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number:
TA2013.166.1.4
Restrictions & Rights:
© Hall Johnson Estate
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification:
Archival Collections
Memorabilia and Ephemera
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/fd5cdb285c8-d8cc-4233-90b5-1ee50cf6669b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_TA2013.166.1.4
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