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Ray Charles

Designer:
William Wondriska, American, b. 1931  Search this
Medium:
screenprint on paper
Dimensions:
Overall: 55.7 x 38 cm (21 15/16 x 14 15/16 in.)
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
USA
Date:
1980
Credit Line:
Gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
1981-29-340
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4ca424a4a-8d35-49a3-82f4-3907ce662e42
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1981-29-340

Ray Charles Recording Session Receipt

Creator:
Smithsonian Music  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-07-15T14:36:58.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Music;Entertainers  Search this
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SmithsonianMusic
Data Source:
Smithsonian Music
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianMusic
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_Kc4zEKAJiZM

Keyboard owned by Ray Charles

Creator:
Smithsonian Music  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-07-15T16:09:54.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Music;Entertainers  Search this
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SmithsonianMusic
Data Source:
Smithsonian Music
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianMusic
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_0i9VGE3AUTo

Jussie Smollett on the legacy of Ray Charles

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-06-22T17:10:06.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
American History  Search this
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SmithsonianAmHistory
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAmHistory
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_wn74G3venrY

Letter from Jimmy Davis about Ray Charles' "You Are My Sunshine"

Creator:
Smithsonian Music  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-07-15T17:49:34.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Music;Entertainers  Search this
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SmithsonianMusic
Data Source:
Smithsonian Music
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianMusic
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_IEMPXA-Vm7w

Charles C. Eldredge Prize Virtual Lecture with Cherise Smith

Creator:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Type:
Lectures
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-04-14T21:30:06.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
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americanartmuseum
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
YouTube Channel:
americanartmuseum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_qCNMlf1Iqiw

Racial Masquerade in American Art & Culture (Part 1 of 3)

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Symposia
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2016-12-12T19:28:14.000Z
YouTube Category:
Education  Search this
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_49yUD12t54I

Conga Case, used by Mongo Santamaría

User:
Santamaria, Ramon "Mongo"  Search this
Physical Description:
fiberboard (overall material)
metal (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 35 3/4 in x 17 1/4 in; 90.805 cm x 43.815 cm
Object Name:
case with accessories
Date made:
1980s
Credit Line:
Gift of Nancy Santamaria
ID Number:
2005.0030.01.01
Catalog number:
2005.0030.01.01
Accession number:
2005.0030
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Percussion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-b22b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1800963
Online Media:

"Santamarias" Cuban Style Congas

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 2 in x 3 1/2 in; 5.08 cm x 8.89 cm
Object Name:
business card
Credit Line:
Gift of Nancy Santamaria
ID Number:
2005.0030.22
Catalog number:
2005.0030.22
Accession number:
2005.0030
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Percussion
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-ac97-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1803344
Online Media:

Mi Casa, Su Casa (My House Is Your House); Round and Round

Recording artist:
Como, Perry  Search this
Mitchell Ayres and his Orchestra  Search this
Ray Charles Singers  Search this
Manufacturer:
RCA Victor  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Camden
Release date:
1957
Credit Line:
Gift of Eula W. Wake in Memory of Harry Wake
ID Number:
1981.0656.362
Maker number:
20-6815
Accession number:
1981.0656
Catalog number:
1981.0656.362
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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/ng49ca746a4-ecab-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_675991

School Days; If a Girl Like You Loved a Boy Like Me

Recording artist:
Lyn Duddy Swing Choir  Search this
Manufacturer:
MGM  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Other Terms:
78 rpm
Place made:
United States
Release date:
1949
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Eula W. Wake in Memory of Harry Wake
ID Number:
1981.0656.516
Accession number:
1981.0656
Maker number:
30192
41
Catalog number:
1981.0656.516
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Sound Recordings
Popular Entertainment
Family & Social Life
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-e485-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_668134
Online Media:

Spring, Spring, Spring

Recording artist:
Ray Charles Singers  Search this
Maker:
Metro  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Phonorecord
Other Terms:
Phonorecord; 33 1/3 Rpm
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1965
Subject:
Music  Search this
ID Number:
1981.1003.272
Maker number:
MS 507
Accession number:
1981.1003
Catalog number:
1981.1003.272
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-a0e1-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_669101

Al-Di-La; Till the End Of Time

Recording artist:
Ray Charles Singers  Search this
Maker:
Command  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 in; 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Phonorecord
Other Terms:
Phonorecord; 45 Rpm
Date made:
1964
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
Alice Reno Malone
ID Number:
1982.0620.31
Accession number:
1982.0620
Maker number:
45-4049
Catalog number:
1982.0620.31
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Sound Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-c45f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_665471

Ray Charles Trading Card

Depicted (sitter):
Charles, Ray  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 3/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 13.6525 cm x 8.5725 cm
Object Name:
Card, Trade
card
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1959
ID Number:
1982.0377.20
Accession number:
1982.0377
Catalog number:
1982.0377.20
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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/ng49ca746ad-ee77-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_662390

…in Celebration of the Music of Ray Charles

Referenced:
Charles, Ray  Search this
Maker:
Office of the President of the United States  Search this
Physical Description:
cardstock (overall material)
blue (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 7 1/2 in; 13.97 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
invitation
Associated Place:
United States: District of Columbia, White House
Date made:
2016-02
Subject:
First Ladies  Search this
White House  Search this
Music  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
2018.0242.108
Catalog number:
2018.0242.108
Accession number:
2018.0242
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Political and Military History: Political History, First Ladies Collection
Government, Politics, and Reform
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-4c17-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1914167

Charles, Ray

Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Container:
Box 70 (Series 1), Folder 16-17
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
see Ray Charles' Place
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.
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.4: C
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c8f490b1-8bb1-4aca-acac-38e7cec93c89
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref38469

Kinda Dukish

Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Container:
Box 192, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents note:
see also Ray Charles' Place sa SOPHISTICATED LADIES
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.
Collection Citation:
Duke Ellington Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Duke Ellington Collection
Duke Ellington Collection / Series 1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1: Music Manuscripts / 1.1.12: K
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f37d6f20-562e-4d40-851d-7d6ea1ba927c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref41566

Ray Charles' place [music]

Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (mixed score(s) and/or part(s) (holograph), 32 cm.)
Container:
Box 304, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Holographs
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
see also Kinda Dukish
1 part
Ray Charles' place is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in C Major concert -- in pencil -- in unidentified hand (DE?).
Part for piano. -- 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: stained.
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:
Holographs
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 / 1.1.19: R
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d82d13d6-a14a-4f6c-bacf-c84b71408c35
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref44240

Kinda' dukish [music]

Composer:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (copy score, 32 cm.)
Type:
Archival materials
Copy scores
Manuscripts
Music
Parts (musical)
Scope and Contents:
1 part
Kinda' dukish is contained in one folder consisting of 1 part in C Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand.
Part for piano.
Biographical / Historical:
From the Presentation Album, vol. D.
General:
Folder also contains a photocopy of a notice of release for this title by Capitol Records of Canada dated 1955/12/15. The original is in "Ray Charles' place." 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
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 / 1.1.12: K / Kinda Dukish
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep812a0cc0c-9f2c-45c8-a77f-6213c84340f5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0301-ref51862

Gorilla Mask used in Ernie Kovacs' Nairobi Trio sketch

User:
Kovacs, Ernie  Search this
Physical Description:
rubber (overall material)
hair, synthetic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 10 in x 6 in; 33.02 cm x 25.4 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
Mask
Date made:
1952 - 1956
Subject:
Comedy  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Edie Adams
ID Number:
1989.0173.02
Accession number:
1989.0173
Catalog number:
1989.0173.02
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-245f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1322735

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