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Somebody Changed the Lock on My Door / Wynonie's Blues

Published by:
Apollo Records, American, 1944 - 1962  Search this
Recorded by:
Wynonie Harris, American, 1915 - 1969  Search this
Medium:
vinyl
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9 7/8 in. (25.1 cm)
Type:
78 rpm records
Date:
1945
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Savanna Vaughn and C. Warfield Clark, M.D.
Object number:
2011.173.97
Restrictions & Rights:
© 1945 Apollo Records. Permission required for use.
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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/fd5246f2090-b99d-4519-bfec-ccdca414f73c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.173.97
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Black Stars, Vol. 28, No. 4

Published by:
Johnson Publishing Company, American, 1942 - 2019  Search this
Subject of:
Black Stars, American, 1971 - 1981  Search this
Tina Turner, American, born 1939  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 1/8 x 8 1/2 in. (28.3 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
magazines (periodicals)
Date:
February 1979
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Black Press  Search this
Entertainers  Search this
Mass media  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.166.16.3
Restrictions & Rights:
© Black Stars. Permission required for use.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
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/fd53b2b4fd8-279b-413f-984a-f41d164a0b04
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.166.16.3
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Signed contract for the Jackson 5 to appear on "The Flip Wilson Show"

Created by:
American Federation of TV & Radio Artists, American, founded 1937  Search this
Subject of:
The Jackson 5, American, 1964 - 1975  Search this
Flip Wilson, American, 1933 - 1998  Search this
Signed by:
Michael Jackson, American, 1958 - 2009  Search this
Jermaine Jackson, American, born 1954  Search this
Marlon Jackson, American, born 1957, American, born 1957  Search this
Tito Jackson, American, born 1953  Search this
Jackie Jackson, American, born 1951  Search this
Joe Jackson, American, born 1928  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 13 x 8 1/2 in. (33 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
contracts
Date:
1971
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Motown (Music)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Television  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.23.1a
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
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/fd52d93268b-9220-4b8f-86a9-ce5f7b59a36b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.23.1a
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Contract signed by Otis Redding for "Mr. Pitiful"

Created by:
East Publications Inc.  Search this
Subject of:
Otis Redding, American, 1941 - 1967  Search this
Steve Cropper, American, born 1941  Search this
Jim Stewart, American, born 1930  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 14 x 8 1/2 in. (35.6 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
contracts
Place depicted:
3226 Commodore, Macon, Bibb County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
2582 Capewood, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Law  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2010.50.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
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/fd5115d053f-8c37-4b6a-b8c2-1f34658b195a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.50.1
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Tambourine used on stage at Wembley Stadium during Prince's Nude Tour

Manufactured by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Prince, American, 1958 - 2016  Search this
Medium:
fiber, plastic, metal
Dimensions:
Diameter (tambourine shell): 10 1/4 x 1 7/8 in. (26 x 4.8 cm)
Diameter (shell with jingles): 11 in. (27.9 cm)
1 13/16 x 11 1/4 x 11 1/4 in. (4.6 x 28.6 x 28.6 cm)
Type:
tambourines
Place used:
Wembley, London, England, Europe
Date:
1990
Topic:
African American  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2011.153.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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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/fd590513d3b-7339-49ec-9625-4273d3661062
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.153.6
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Beret from an S1W uniform

Manufactured by:
Bancroft Cap Company, American, founded 1967  Search this
Subject of:
Public Enemy, American, founded 1982  Search this
Medium:
wool, leather, and polyester
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 x 9 x 9 1/2 in. (7.6 x 22.9 x 24.1 cm)
Type:
berets
Date:
ca. 1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Public Enemy
Object number:
2011.33.8.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
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/fd54ee21537-0d6c-47a6-ba1f-beed406eab67
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.33.8.2
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Jacket from an S1W uniform

Manufactured by:
Propper International, Inc., founded 1967  Search this
Subject of:
Public Enemy, American, founded 1982  Search this
Medium:
cotton and polyester with plastic buttons
Dimensions:
H x W: 34 x 29 in. (86.4 x 73.7 cm)
Type:
jackets
Date:
ca. 1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Public Enemy
Object number:
2011.33.8.5
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
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/fd51b1020e1-e99a-4e69-ad58-9f44890f2f60
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.33.8.5

Pair of boots from an S1W uniform

Manufactured by:
Magnum, founded 1982  Search this
Subject of:
Public Enemy, American, founded 1982  Search this
Medium:
leather, nylon, rubber, and metal
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 1/2 x 4 x 11 1/4 in. (24.1 x 10.2 x 28.6 cm)
Type:
boots
Date:
ca. 1992
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Public Enemy
Object number:
2011.33.8.8ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
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/fd55485638f-030e-43b6-bd45-b403fd05186e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.33.8.8ab

Contract for B.B. King and Orchestra

Created by:
Buffalo Booking Agency, American, founded 1950  Search this
Subject of:
B.B. King, American, 1925 - 2015  Search this
Evelyn J. Johnson, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 8 1/2 x 11 in. (21.6 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
contracts
Place depicted:
Houston, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Date:
August 18, 1955
Topic:
African American  Search this
Blues (Music)  Search this
Business  Search this
Instrumentalists (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Paxton and Rachel Baker
Object number:
2012.172.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
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/fd52e7c993e-5318-4250-9ecc-8c59635a484b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.172.3
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Lime green suit jacket and pants worn by Ira Tucker Sr.

Created by:
San Carlo, Italian  Search this
Worn by:
Ira Tucker Sr., American, 1925 - 2008  Search this
Subject of:
Dixie Hummingbirds, American, founded 1928  Search this
Medium:
cloth, linen
Dimensions:
H x W (jacket): 35 x 23 in. (88.9 x 58.4 cm)
Inseam (pants): 30 in. (76.2 cm)
Type:
suits
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Men  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:
2013.13.35.1ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
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/fd567dd3416-4665-4fc2-a392-9fc1f8991ace
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.13.35.1ab
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Yellow shirt worn by Ira Tucker Sr.

Created by:
John Forsyth Shirt Co. Ltd., Canadian, founded 1903  Search this
Worn by:
Ira Tucker Sr., American, 1925 - 2008  Search this
Subject of:
Dixie Hummingbirds, American, founded 1928  Search this
Medium:
cotton
Dimensions:
H x W: 32 1/4 x 22 1/2 in. (81.9 x 57.2 cm)
Type:
shirts
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Gospel (Music)  Search this
Men  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:
2013.13.35.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
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/fd52c413188-690d-4e8e-b7df-f3fc1c6c2624
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2013.13.35.2

Upright piano used by Thom Bell at Philadelphia International Records

Manufactured by:
Steinway & Sons, American, founded 1853  Search this
Used by:
Thom Bell, Jamaican American, born 1943  Search this
Subject of:
Philadelphia International Records, American, 1971 - 2001  Search this
Medium:
wood with ebony, ivory, metal, cabled yarn and paint
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 52 3/16 × 62 1/16 × 27 1/2 in. (132.6 × 157.6 × 69.9 cm)
Type:
upright pianos
Place used:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America
Date:
ca. 1900
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Legendary producer Thom Bell
Object number:
2015.203
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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/fd5a58b8b4e-5631-4c0f-bbd3-7a6bcd2d371a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2015.203

White wig worn by André 3000 of Outkast

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Worn by:
André 3000, American, born 1975  Search this
Subject of:
Outkast, American, founded 1992  Search this
Medium:
synthetic hair, synthetic fiber, lace, ribbon, elastic, and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (on form): 11 1/2 × 9 × 10 in. (29.2 × 22.9 × 25.4 cm)
Type:
wigs
Date:
2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of André Benjamin
Object number:
2016.120.2
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
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/fd558dc10ba-df0c-40fc-af1a-ee2b9bc59b3a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.120.2
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Sunglasses with white frames worn by André 3000 of Outkast

Manufactured by:
Ray-Ban, founded 1937  Search this
Worn by:
André 3000, American, born 1975  Search this
Subject of:
Outkast, American, founded 1992  Search this
Medium:
plastic and metal
Dimensions:
H x W x D (on form): 2 1/2 × 6 3/8 × 5 5/8 in. (6.4 × 16.2 × 14.3 cm)
H x W x D (open flat): 1 7/8 × 6 3/8 × 6 in. (4.8 × 16.2 × 15.2 cm)
H x W x D (folded flat): 2 1/8 × 5 7/8 × 1 1/8 in. (5.4 × 14.9 × 2.9 cm)
Type:
sunglasses
Date:
2014
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Costume  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of André Benjamin
Object number:
2016.120.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
Clothing-Fashion
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/fd550dc4fdd-65ae-4b8e-a29f-541f75d6c226
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.120.3

Purple Atlanta Braves baseball cap owned by Big Boi

Manufactured by:
New Era Cap Company, founded 1920  Search this
Owned by:
Big Boi, American, born 1975  Search this
Subject of:
Atlanta Braves, American, founded 1871  Search this
Medium:
polyester, rayon thread, and adhesive on foil
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5 1/2 × 8 1/2 × 10 1/2 in. (14 × 21.6 × 26.7 cm)
Type:
baseball caps
Place depicted:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Baseball  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Fashion  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Sports  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Antwan Patton
Object number:
2016.121.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Fashion
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/fd53ebea066-beaf-486d-bd1f-960211a14d51
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.121.3
Online Media:

Pinback button promoting My Name Is Jermaine album

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Subject of:
Jermaine Jackson, American, born 1954  Search this
Medium:
paper, plastic laminate, metal
Dimensions:
Diameter: 3 × 3/16 in. (7.6 × 0.5 cm)
Type:
buttons (information artifacts)
Date:
1976
Topic:
African American  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2016.68.8
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
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/fd57a4b9e2d-08a5-4754-9189-ca480a7f96e8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2016.68.8
Online Media:

Birth certificate for Richard Walters (Slick Rick)

Issued by:
General Register Office, British  Search this
Subject of:
Slick Rick, British American, born 1965  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 6 3/8 × 13 7/8 in. (16.2 × 35.2 cm)
Type:
birth records
Place made:
Merton, Greater London, England, Europe
Date:
January 19, 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip-hop (Music)  Search this
Identity  Search this
Immigration  Search this
Musicians  Search this
Rappers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Ricky Walters, professionally known as Slick Rick
Object number:
2014.203.1
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
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/fd501f492e4-fa0d-4d1a-acfe-96c99b46ff2e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.203.1
Online Media:

Soul Train trophy for Artist of the Decade - Female given to Whitney Houston

Issued by:
Soul Train, American, 1971 - 2006  Search this
Owned by:
Whitney Houston, American, 1963 - 2012  Search this
Medium:
metal and marble
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 13 15/16 × 3 1/8 × 3 1/8 in. (35.4 × 7.9 × 7.9 cm)
Type:
trophies (prizes)
Place used:
Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date:
2000
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Popular music  Search this
Religious rituals and ceremonies  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of the Estate of Whitney Houston
Object number:
2014.161.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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/fd55558ef6c-c661-4876-848c-1ada832769d0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.161.5

Lyrics for “Dance with My Father” handwritten by Luther Vandross

Written by:
Luther Vandross, American, 1951 - 2005  Search this
Owned by:
Luther Vandross, American, 1951 - 2005  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 7 5/8 × 5 7/8 in. (19.4 × 14.9 cm)
Type:
songs
Date:
2003
Topic:
African American  Search this
Children  Search this
Composers (Musicians)  Search this
Families  Search this
Fatherhood  Search this
Religion  Search this
Rhythm and blues (Music)  Search this
Singers (Musicians)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Fonzi Thornton in Memory of Luther Vandross
Object number:
2018.87
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Luther Vandross. Permission required for use.
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials-Sheet music
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/fd51fb8d47e-6801-43a2-934d-6f57ff062b29
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2018.87
Online Media:

Black cape owned by James Brown

Created by:
Unidentified  Search this
Owned by:
James Brown, American, 1933 - 2006  Search this
Medium:
silk, satin, plastic
Dimensions:
H x W (2008.7.5a): 53 × 42 in. (134.6 × 106.7 cm)
2008.7.5b: 4 3/4 × 3 9/16 × 1 3/16 in. (12 × 9 × 3 cm)
Type:
capes (outerwear)
Date:
1970-1989
Topic:
African American  Search this
Clothing and dress  Search this
Funk (Music)  Search this
Soul (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2008.7.5ab
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Clothing-Costume
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Exhibition:
Musical Crossroads
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd572151464-9f71-46e6-9a4c-d1fda3ea23fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2008.7.5ab
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