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I Surrender Dear; Kat's Fur

Recording artist:
Webster, Ben  Search this
Guarnieri, Johnny  Search this
Pettiford, Oscar  Search this
Booth, David  Search this
Manufacturer:
Savoy  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Newark
Recording date:
1944
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1962, Vol. 8: Te - Z
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.647
Accession number:
1978.0670
Maker number:
580
S-502
Catalog number:
1978.0670.647
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Family & Social Life
Jazz
Sound Recordings
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-abed-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_668424
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For the Guv'nor

Recording artist:
Webster, Ben  Search this
Manufacturer:
EMI  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
ID Number:
1996.0153.05710
Label number:
SCX 6389
Catalog number:
1996.0153.05710
Accession number:
1996.0153
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-db84-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1230283

Ben Webster and Associates

Recording artist:
Webster, Ben  Search this
Manufacturer:
Verve  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States
Release date:
1959
Credit Line:
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
ID Number:
1978.0670.926
Maker number:
MG V- 8318
Accession number:
1978.0670
Catalog number:
1978.0670.926
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-a396-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670285

Two Kings of the Tenor Sax

Recording artist:
Byas, Don  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Manufacturer:
Commodore  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
ID Number:
1996.0153.05711
Label number:
XFL 14938
Catalog number:
1996.0153.05711
Accession number:
1996.0153
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-db85-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1230284

The Sheik Of Araby; Conversing in Blue

Recording artist:
Benny Morton's All Stars  Search this
Morton, Benny  Search this
Bigard, Barney  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Benskin, Sammy  Search this
Crosby, Israel  Search this
Dougherty, Eddie  Search this
Manufacturer:
Blue Note  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:
1945
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1962, Vol. 5: M - N
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2529
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2529
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
46
Collector/donor number:
12-74
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-fd84-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1061460

Limestone Blues; My Old Flame

Recording artist:
Benny Morton's All Stars  Search this
Morton, Benny  Search this
Bigard, Barney  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Benskin, Sammy  Search this
Crosby, Israel  Search this
Dougherty, Eddie  Search this
Manufacturer:
Blue Note  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:
1945
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1962, Vol. 5: M - N
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2530
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
47
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2530
Collector/donor number:
12-75
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-fd85-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1061461

Victory Stride; Blue Mizz

Recording artist:
James P. Johnson's Blue Note Jazzmen  Search this
De Paris, Sidney  Search this
Dickenson, Vic  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Johnson, James P.  Search this
Shirley, Arthur  Search this
Simmons, John  Search this
Catlett, Sidney  Search this
Manufacturer:
Blue Note  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:
1944
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1968, Vol. 4c: J - Ki
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2512
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2512
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
32
Collector/donor number:
12-57
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-08b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1061442

After You've Gone; Joy-Mentin'

Recording artist:
Simmons, John  Search this
Catlett, Sidney  Search this
Johnson, James P.  Search this
James P. Johnson's Blue Note Jazzmen  Search this
De Paris, Sidney  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Dickenson, Vic  Search this
Shirley, Arthur  Search this
Manufacturer:
Blue Note  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:
1944
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1968, Vol. 4c: J - Ki
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2513
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2513
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
33
Collector/donor number:
12-58
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-08bb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1061444

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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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-f421-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1060906

St. James Infirmary; Shine

Recording artist:
Jack Teagarden's Big Eight  Search this
Teagarden, Jack  Search this
Stewart, Rex  Search this
Bigard, Barney  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Kyle, Billy  Search this
Taylor, Billy  Search this
Fleagle, Brick  Search this
Tough, Dave  Search this
Manufacturer:
Hot Record Society  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:
1940
Related Publication:
Rust, Brian. Jazz Records 1897-1942, Vol. 2
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2547
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2547
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
2006
Collector/donor number:
12-92
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-ffcf-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1061478

The World Is Waiting For the Sunrise; The Big Eight Blues

Recording artist:
Jack Teagarden's Big Eight  Search this
Teagarden, Jack  Search this
Stewart, Rex  Search this
Bigard, Barney  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Taylor, Billy  Search this
Kyle, Billy  Search this
Fleagle, Brick  Search this
Tough, Dave  Search this
Maker:
Hot Record Society  Search this
Performer:
Jack Teagarden's Big Eight  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York
Recording date:
1940
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2548
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2548
Accession number:
1988.0698
Maker number:
2007
Collector/donor number:
12-93
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-ffd0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1061479

Save It, Pretty Mama; Peach Tree Street Blues

Recording artist:
Sir Walter Thomas and His All Stars  Search this
Thomas, Walter  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Yaner, Milt  Search this
Caceres, Ernest  Search this
Shavers, Charlie  Search this
Stewart, Slam  Search this
Cole, Cozy  Search this
Taylor, Billy  Search this
Redman, Don  Search this
Razaf, Andy  Search this
Davis, Joe  Search this
Bonds, Margaret  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:
1945
Related Publication:
Jazz Records 1942-1962, Vol. 8: Te - Z
Credit Line:
Gift of Howard A. Guernsey (through Richard L. Guernsey)
ID Number:
1988.0698.2215
Catalog number:
1988.0698.2215
Accession number:
1988.0698
Collector/donor number:
T27
Maker number:
8129
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-f423-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1060908

Ernie Smith Presentation Reels

Collection Performer:
Basie, Count, 1904-  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996  Search this
Goodman, Benny (Benjamin David), 1909-1986  Search this
Jamal, Ahmad, 1930-  Search this
Robinson, Bill, 1878-1949  Search this
Davis, Miles  Search this
Collection Collector:
Smith, Ernie  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films 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.
Collection Citation:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0491, Series 1
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Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8d5b562cf-cdb8-4284-b6da-72806d230716
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0491-ref1187

Additional Titles

Collection Performer:
Basie, Count, 1904-  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996  Search this
Goodman, Benny (Benjamin David), 1909-1986  Search this
Jamal, Ahmad, 1930-  Search this
Robinson, Bill, 1878-1949  Search this
Davis, Miles  Search this
Collection Collector:
Smith, Ernie  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films 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.
Collection Citation:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0491, Series 2
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Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85d54670c-528e-4d0e-9e60-8f9d9330e43f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0491-ref1221

Tapdancin'

Collection Performer:
Basie, Count, 1904-  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996  Search this
Goodman, Benny (Benjamin David), 1909-1986  Search this
Jamal, Ahmad, 1930-  Search this
Robinson, Bill, 1878-1949  Search this
Davis, Miles  Search this
Collection Collector:
Smith, Ernie  Search this
Extent:
1 Motion picture film
Container:
Reel AC0491-OF0006-2
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Motion picture films
Scope and Contents note:
Descriptive Summary: 1134f., b&w, series of demonstrations and interviews including: Tap Jazz Percussion Ensemble; Tommy Tune practicing at home; Jerry Ames interview; Lon Chaney interview and dance to "Perdido"; Buster Brown interview and dance; Ralph Brown; Chuck Greene; The Hoofers; Honi Coles; Phil Black and his tap dance class

Copyright: 1980

Corporate Creator: Blackwood Films

Producer: Christian Blackwood

Director: Christian Blackwood

Video reference copy
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films 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.
Collection Citation:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection / Series 2: Additional Titles
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep844eb876e-a05d-408c-bb32-2819f39f0e02
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0491-ref1228

Harlem Pathe Newsreel

Collection Performer:
Basie, Count, 1904-  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996  Search this
Goodman, Benny (Benjamin David), 1909-1986  Search this
Jamal, Ahmad, 1930-  Search this
Robinson, Bill, 1878-1949  Search this
Davis, Miles  Search this
Collection Collector:
Smith, Ernie  Search this
Extent:
1 Motion picture film
Container:
Reel AC0491-OF0012
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Motion picture films
Scope and Contents note:
Descriptive Summary: b&w, silent, includes scenes from Harlem and from The Cotton Club featuring Duke Ellington and the floor show

Copyright: 1930

Corporate Creator: Pathe, a Pathe Audio Review

Director: Tom Hogan and Beverly Jones

Performer(s): Duke Ellington and His Cotton Club Orchestra

Digital reference copy in Smithsonian Institution Digital Asset Management System (DAMS).
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films 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.
Collection Citation:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection / Series 2: Additional Titles
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8343a13b8-dd48-4339-b0f5-fb77fa1425a0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0491-ref1243

About Tap

Collection Performer:
Basie, Count, 1904-  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996  Search this
Goodman, Benny (Benjamin David), 1909-1986  Search this
Jamal, Ahmad, 1930-  Search this
Robinson, Bill, 1878-1949  Search this
Davis, Miles  Search this
Collection Collector:
Smith, Ernie  Search this
Extent:
1 Motion picture film
Container:
Reel AC0491-OF0016
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Motion picture films
Scope and Contents note:
Descriptive Summary: 990f., color, reminiscences and demonstrations by Gregory Hines, Steve Condos, Chuck Green, and Jimmy Slyde

Copyright: 1985

Corporate Creator: George T. Nierenberg (GTN) Productions

Producer: George T. Nierenberg

Director: George T. Nierenberg

Video reference copy
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films 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.
Collection Citation:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection / Series 2: Additional Titles
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b0e158bf-e38b-44db-9be3-dc290cfdc3b7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0491-ref1261

Benny Goodman in Brussels

Collection Performer:
Basie, Count, 1904-  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996  Search this
Goodman, Benny (Benjamin David), 1909-1986  Search this
Jamal, Ahmad, 1930-  Search this
Robinson, Bill, 1878-1949  Search this
Davis, Miles  Search this
Collection Collector:
Smith, Ernie  Search this
Extent:
1 Motion picture film
Container:
Reel AC0491-OF0030
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Motion picture films
Scope and Contents note:
Descriptive Summary: 470f., b&w, Informal shots of Benny Goodman and the orchestra during a visit to Brussels, Belgium for a concert appearance.

Performer(s): Benny Goodman and His Orchestra

Song Title(s):

1. "The World is Waiting for the Sunrise"

2. "The Monk Swings"

3. "Tuxedo Junction"

4. "Bugle Call Rag"

Video reference copy
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films 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.
Collection Citation:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection / Series 2: Additional Titles
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8e0fab693-2243-4cd6-a8b5-82897292b190
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0491-ref1324

Born to Swing

Collection Performer:
Basie, Count, 1904-  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996  Search this
Goodman, Benny (Benjamin David), 1909-1986  Search this
Jamal, Ahmad, 1930-  Search this
Robinson, Bill, 1878-1949  Search this
Davis, Miles  Search this
Collection Collector:
Smith, Ernie  Search this
Extent:
1 Motion picture film
Container:
Reel AC0491-OF0031
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Motion picture films
Scope and Contents note:
Descriptive Summary: 1785f., color, A series of interviews, reminiscences, tributes with members of the Count Basie Band and related individuals including: Gene Krupa, Snub Mosley, and Count Basie as well as others

Copyright: 1973

Corporate Creator: Silverscreen Productions, Ltd.

Producer: John Jeremy

Director: John Jeremy

Performer(s): narrated by Humphrey Lyttelton

Video reference copy
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films 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.
Collection Citation:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection / Series 2: Additional Titles
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep83b92ffab-ae7c-45be-a92e-71ae8a87df36
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0491-ref1327

Swing!

Collection Performer:
Basie, Count, 1904-  Search this
Webster, Ben  Search this
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971  Search this
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974  Search this
Fitzgerald, Ella, 1917-1996  Search this
Goodman, Benny (Benjamin David), 1909-1986  Search this
Jamal, Ahmad, 1930-  Search this
Robinson, Bill, 1878-1949  Search this
Davis, Miles  Search this
Collection Collector:
Smith, Ernie  Search this
Extent:
1 Motion picture film
Container:
Reel AC0491-OF0036 and 37
Type:
Archival materials
Moving Images
Motion picture films
Scope and Contents note:
Descriptive Summary: reel 1: 360f., reel 2: 592f., b&w, an excerpt from the film of the same name

Copyright: 1938

Corporate Creator: Micheaux Pictures Corporation

Producer: Oscar Micheaux

Director: Oscar Micheaux

Performer(s): Leon Gross Orchestra

Song Title(s):

1. "China Boy"

2. "Bugle Call Rag"

3. "Dear Old Southland"

Video reference copy
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films 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.
Collection Citation:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection
Ernie Smith Jazz Film Collection / Series 2: Additional Titles
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c9c8f1b3-22ca-49ae-ac19-53664ae0104d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0491-ref1341

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