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Hugh Samson letters relating to Augusta Savage, 1989

Creator:
Samson, Hugh  Search this
Samson, Hugh  Search this
Subject:
Savage, Augusta  Search this
Hart, Clyde  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Sculpture -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6650
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215965
AAA_collcode_samshugh
Theme:
African American
Lives of American Artists
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215965

Broke But Happy; Blues on the Delta

Recording artist:
Walter Thomas and His Jump Cats  Search this
Thomas, Walter  Search this
Berry, Emmett  Search this
Pettiford, Oscar  Search this
Cole, Cozy  Search this
Hart, Clyde  Search this
Johnson, Bud  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Manufacturer:
Davis  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Recording date:
1944
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1962, Vol. 8: Te - Z
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2213
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2213
Accession number:
1988.0698
Collector/donor number:
T25
Maker number:
8125
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-f421-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1060906

Every Man For Himself; Look Out Jack!

Recording artist:
Walter Thomas and His Jump Cats  Search this
Hawkins, Coleman  Search this
Thomas, Walter  Search this
Barefield, Eddie  Search this
Jefferson, Hilton  Search this
Jones, Jonah  Search this
Cole, Cozy  Search this
Hinton, Milton  Search this
Hart, Clyde  Search this
Higginbotham, Irene  Search this
Manufacturer:
Davis  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Recording date:
1944
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1962, Vol. 8: Te - Z
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2214
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2214
Accession number:
1988.0698
Collector/donor number:
T26
Maker number:
8128
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-f422-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1060907

Stardust; Body and Soul

Recording artist:
Chu Berry and his Little Jazz Ensemble  Search this
Berry, Chu  Search this
Hart, Clyde  Search this
Barker, Danny  Search this
Shapiro, Artie  Search this
Catlett, Sidney  Search this
Manufacturer:
Commodore  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Recording date:
1938
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2468
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2468
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
1502
Collector/donor number:
12-13
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-f1c0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1061390

Stardust; Body and Soul

Recording artist:
Chu Berry and his Little Jazz Ensemble  Search this
Berry, Chu  Search this
Hart, Clyde  Search this
Barker, Danny  Search this
Shapiro, Artie  Search this
Catlett, Sidney  Search this
Manufacturer:
Commodore  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Recording date:
1938
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2469
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2469
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
1502
Collector/donor number:
12-14
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-0f59-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1061391

Gee, Ain't I Good To You; On the Sunny Side Of the Street

Recording artist:
Chu Berry and his Little Jazz Ensemble  Search this
Berry, Chu  Search this
Hart, Clyde  Search this
Casey, Al  Search this
Morgan, Al  Search this
Jaeger, Harry  Search this
Manufacturer:
Commodore  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Recording date:
1941
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 1
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2470
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2470
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
1508
Collector/donor number:
12-15
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-f1d1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1061392

Hugh Samson letters relating to Augusta Savage

Creator:
Samson, Hugh  Search this
Names:
Hart, Clyde  Search this
Savage, Augusta, 1892-1962  Search this
Extent:
3 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1989
Scope and Contents:
Letters from Hugh Samson to Clyde Hart regarding sculptor Augusta Savage, written in response to Hart's query in the New York Times for information for a proposed biography on Savage (never realized). Samson recalls his friendship with Savage in New York in the late 1930s; her experiences as a Black woman artist and the racism she encountered; her studio in Harlem; and her eventual decline into obscurity.
Biographical / Historical:
Hugh Samson (d. circa 1990) was friends with Augusta Savage. He lived in San Francisco, California.

Augusta Savage (1892-1962) was an African American sculptor known for her association with the Harlem Renaissance.
Provenance:
Donated 1996 by Lawson Rosenberg, Hugh Samson's longtime roommate.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Art patrons -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Sculpture -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.samshugh
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-samshugh

Rinzler Fieldwork: Interview with Mr. Hart [sound recording]

Performer:
Hart, Clyde  Search this
Field worker:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 5 in
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Topic:
Crafts & decorating  Search this
Spinning  Search this
Local number:
FP-RINZ-5RR-0517
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. Some duplication is allowed. Use of materials needs permission of the Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audiorecordings, 1950-1994 292071
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_340558

What's The Matter Now/That's the Blues [sound recording]

Performer:
Hart, Clyde  Search this
Parker, Charlie 1920-1955  Search this
Byas, Don  Search this
Young, Trummy  Search this
Gillespie, Dizzy 1917-1993  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 78 rpm ; 10 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
United States
Topic:
Jazz  Search this
Piano  Search this
Local number:
Continental 6013
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. rrr
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_359542

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