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Treble Guitar

Physical Description:
paint (overall material)
spruce (top material)
softwood, stainded (back; sides material)
maple; brass (bridge material)
bone? (nut material)
brass (frets material)
metal (tuning pegs material)
Measurements:
overall: 26 1/4 in x 9 1/2 in x 3 in; 66.675 cm x 24.13 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Credit Line:
Gift of Mary E. Maxwell
ID Number:
MI.380458
Catalog number:
380458
Accession number:
153000
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Guitars
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-2b3d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605728
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Guitar strap owned by Jim Vance

Manufactured by:
Fender Musical Instruments Corporation, American, founded 1946  Search this
Owned by:
Jim Vance, American, 1942 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
cloth
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 47 5/8 × 1 15/16 × 3/8 in. (121 × 5 × 1 cm)
Type:
straps
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Estate of James H. Vance, III
Object number:
2018.107.18.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5687b0b5d-1d39-4c09-ad4b-d0d2bc558477
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.107.18.3
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Guitar stand owned by Jim Vance

Manufactured by:
Tam Recanati  Search this
Owned by:
Jim Vance, American, 1942 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
metal, plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (closed): 18 1/8 × 4 1/2 × 9 13/16 in. (46 × 11.5 × 25 cm)
Type:
stands (support furniture)
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Estate of James H. Vance, III
Object number:
2018.107.18.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5791aca37-6c9a-45eb-a429-da8d00eb2515
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.107.18.2
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Electric guitar instrument cable owned by Jim Vance

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
Jim Vance, American, 1942 - 2017  Search this
Medium:
rubber, metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 236 1/4 × 3/8 × 3/8 in. (600 × 1 × 1 cm)
Type:
power lines
Place used:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
late 20th century
Topic:
African American  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Journalism  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Estate of James H. Vance, III
Object number:
2018.107.18.4
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd56f28e9ba-1609-4645-81f9-760680e447f5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.107.18.4
Online Media:

[Claude Williams on the guitar. [black and white photoprint]

Collector:
Williams, Claude, 1908-2004  Search this
Names:
Williams, Claude, 1908-2004  Search this
Collection Creator:
Williams, Claude, 1908-2004  Search this
Fouse-Williams, Blanche Y.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (unmounted, Silver gelatin on paper.)
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Scope and Contents:
Photo from Kansas City Museum, undated, ca. 1930's-1940's.
Local Numbers:
AC0909-0000001.tif(AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.

Physical Access: Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with gloves. Researchers must use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis, as resources allow.

Technical Access: Do not use original materials when available on reference audio tapes.
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.
Topic:
Musicians -- 1930-1950  Search this
Guitars  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 20th century -- Photoprints
Collection Citation:
Claude Williams Papers, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Claude Williams Papers
Claude Williams Papers / Series 3: Photographs / Events and performances, undated
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85b49e9c4-7aca-4847-94a7-a257f2b314e6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0909-ref645

Kurt Cobain; Standing with Evian Bottle

Artist:
Jesse Frohman, born 1958  Search this
Sitter:
Kurt Cobain, 20 Feb 1967 - 5 Apr 1994  Search this
Medium:
Inkjet print
Dimensions:
Image: 101.6 × 81.2 cm (40 × 31 15/16")
Sheet: 106.6 × 86.4 cm (41 15/16 × 34")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1993 (printed 2018)
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Home Furnishings\Drinking vessel\Glass  Search this
Equipment\Smoking Implements\Cigarette  Search this
Container\Bottle  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses\Sunglasses  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Belt  Search this
Kurt Cobain: Male  Search this
Kurt Cobain: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Jesse Frohman
Object number:
NPG.2019.111
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Jesse Frohman
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Exhibition:
20th Century Americans: 1960-2000
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 342
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4e0cfdfdc-08cf-4c87-8512-b5b9db87b593
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2019.111

Guitar blues [music]

Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 137 (Series 1), Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Manuscripts
Scope and Contents:
1 part
Guitar blues is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in Db Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Part for piano. Part appears incomplete. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
General:
Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Dr. Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are 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.
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.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Music
Parts (musical)
Manuscripts -- Music -- 20th century
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.8: G
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep892f51d02-f28f-4016-a352-662ce0cfe78d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref40220

Guitar amour [music]

Topic:
Paris blues
Composer:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Arranger:
Nelson, Oliver  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 31 cm.)
8 Items (copy scores, 32 cm.)
3 Items (parts (photocopies), 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 137 (Series 1), Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Scope and Contents:
see PARIS BLUES
11 parts and 1 score.
Guitar amour is contained in two of thirty two folders for "Paris blues" consisting of 1 one page short score in e minor concert, and 11 parts in c minor concert -- in ink, pencil and photocopy -- in unidentified hands (DE, other?).
Folder A contains short score and 1 part. Short score does not indicate instrumentation and appears incomplete. Part for unidentified bass instrument (bass?). Part appears incomplete.
Folder B contains parts for 1 reed - Johnny; 2 violins - 1 (2), B (2); 2 cellos - A, B; drums; guitar; piano. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
Biographical / Historical:
Statement of responsibility taken in part from Music is my Mistress, by Duke Ellington.
General:
Additional materials for this piece are contained with "Paris blues scores," Folder A, grouping iii. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: fair, tape.
Unsigned Ellington-Strayhorn composition.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are 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.
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.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Copy scores
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Photocopies
Short scores
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.8: G
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d02ca715-6e6f-44d4-97f7-0083870036c7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref40218

[Two men playing guitars in foreground, pool tables in the background, etc. : black-and white photoprint]

Sponsor:
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Association of Civilian Conservation Corps Alumni  Search this
Ward, C.E.  Search this
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)  Search this
Bidwell, Timothy  Search this
Bires, Andrew, G.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper.)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
[ca. 1933-1942]
Scope and Contents:
22 men in image.
Local Numbers:
AC0930-0000070.tif (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research use.

Researchers must handle unprotected photographs with cotton gloves. Researchers may use reference copies of audio-visual materials. When no reference copy exists, the Archives Center staff will produce reference copies on an "as needed" basis and as resources allow.

Viewing film portions of the collection requires special appointment, please inquire; listening to LP recordings is only possible by special arrangement.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view materials in cold storage. Using cold room materials requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
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.
Topic:
Pool (Game)  Search this
Uniforms  Search this
Guitar -- 20th century  Search this
Camps  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1950 -- Black-and-white photoprints -- Silver gelatin
Collection Citation:
Civilian Conservation Corps Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Collection
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) Collection / Series 5: Photographs / Unidentified, Oversized Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b6e3cfa9-38e3-4eb5-8337-0855f933bfbf
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0930-ref3765

I'll play my guitar for you [music]

Composer:
Wilson, Burt  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
2 Items (manuscripts, 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 158, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
2 parts
I'll play my guitar for you is contained in one folder consisting of 2 parts in Ab Major concert (?) -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (Wilson?).
Parts for 2 reeds - alto 1, alto 2. -- from the Duke Ellington Library.
General:
A part for "Jammin' in the jailhouse" and a piano vocal score for "Swanee melody" are noted on the bottom and verso of these parts. A piano vocal score for "Neath the delta skies" is also contained in this folder. Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: worn, brittle.
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the original and master audiovisual materials are 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.
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.

Copyright restrictions. Consult the Archives Center at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.

Paul Ellington, executor, is represented by:

Richard J.J. Scarola, Scarola Ellis LLP, 888 Seventh Avenue, 45th Floor, New York, New York 10106. Telephone (212) 757-0007 x 235; Fax (212) 757-0469; email: rjjs@selaw.com; www.selaw.com; www.ourlawfirm.com.
Topic:
Music -- United States -- 20th century  Search this
Genre/Form:
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.10: I
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f91dffdb-f2b6-4fe4-906e-55567c3dbe84
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref40868

I Don't Want To Lay This Guitar Down; I Don't Want To Lay This Guitar Down

Recording artist:
Wier, Rusty  Search this
Maker:
20th Century Records  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 7 in; x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles
Date made:
1975
ID Number:
1996.0320.09601
Collector/donor number:
4992
Maker number:
TC-2273
Accession number:
1996.0320
Catalog number:
1996.0320.09601
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-7cc9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1278591

Aloha, Y’all

Creator:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Podcast
MIME Type:
audio/mpeg
Uploaded:
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 04:00:00 -0000
Topic:
Smithsonian Sidedoor  Search this
See More From Collection:
Sidedoor
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:podcasts_b3c206277f36cb651760488a88b1c2f3

Muddy Waters and Isaac Washington

Artist:
John Cohen, 02 Aug 1932 - 16 Sep 2019  Search this
Sitter:
Muddy Waters, 4 Apr 1915 - 30 Apr 1983  Search this
Isaac Washington, active mid-20th century  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 16.4cm x 23.7cm (6 7/16" x 9 5/16")
Sheet: 20.3cm x 25.4cm (8" x 10")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\New York\Kings\New York
Date:
1959
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Equipment\Sound Devices\Microphone  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Guitar  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Harmonica  Search this
Isaac Washington: Male  Search this
Isaac Washington: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician  Search this
Muddy Waters: Male  Search this
Muddy Waters: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist  Search this
Muddy Waters: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Rhythm and Blues  Search this
Muddy Waters: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Blues  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.96.76
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© John Cohen, courtesy Deborah Bell, New York
See more items in:
National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm425749f11-a15d-4373-9c89-424ceb30ae29
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.96.76

Arpex demonstrates the tamboreo in conjunto de arpa grande

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2011-06-21T14:46:31.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianfolklife
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolklife
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_gBze3rnn9AI

Joseph Spence - "Give Me That Old Time Religion" [Official Audio]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-06-17T14:22:16.000Z
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_56idw4IclOc

Joseph Spence - "Run Come See Jerusalem" [Official Audio]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-05-19T14:05:59.000Z
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_7fUyotL7cuw

Joseph Spence - "Out on the Rolling Sea" [Official Audio]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-06-17T14:22:20.000Z
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_VcPZjx5EoGI

Joseph Spence - "Won't That Be A Happy Time?" [Official Audio]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2021-06-17T14:22:23.000Z
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_msxAkBT3NKI

The Expressive Power of Música Vallenata [Interview Video]

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Conversations and talks
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2009-12-08T16:44:33.000Z
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_FlIIebmBkmI

Cuatro

Title:
Cuatro
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
bone (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 64.2 cm x 24.8 cm x 12.3 cm; 25 1/4 in x 9 3/4 in x 4 13/16 in
Object Name:
cuatro
Place Made:
Puerto Rico
Date made:
20th century
Subject:
Puerto Rico  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Teodoro Vidal
ID Number:
1997.0097.1082
Accession number:
1997.0097
Catalog number:
1997.0097.1082
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Ethnic
Cultures & Communities
Music & Musical Instruments
Vidal
Exhibition:
¡Presente!
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4999-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_602451
Online Media:

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