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Playbill for Duke Ellington's Sophisticated Ladies

Published by:
Playbill, American, founded 1884  Search this
Used by:
Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, American, founded 1910  Search this
Subject of:
Duke Ellington, American, 1899 - 1974  Search this
Gregory Hines, American, 1946 - 2003  Search this
Judith Ann Jamison, American, born 1943  Search this
Phyllis Hyman, American, 1949 - 1995  Search this
P. J. Benjamin, American, born 1951  Search this
Hinton Battle, German-American, born 1956  Search this
Gregg Burge, American, 1957 - 1998  Search this
Mercedes Ellington, American, born 1939  Search this
Priscilla Baskerville  Search this
Terri Klausner  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 x 5 5/8 in. (22.9 x 14.3 cm)
Type:
theater programs
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1981
Topic:
African American  Search this
Actors  Search this
Broadway Theatre  Search this
Jazz (Music)  Search this
Musical Theatre  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Kayla Deigh Owens
Object number:
2011.45.91
Restrictions & Rights:
Playbill used by permission. All rights reserved, Playbill Inc.
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.45.91
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Indian Summer Showcase: Missy Knott

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-07-28T14:06:17.000Z
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianNMAI
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_We06F46nu8M

Kaia Kater Discusses Inspiration Behind “Grenades”

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2018-10-23T15:00:04.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Film & Animation  Search this
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smithsonianfolkways
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_0_7lA6bvXnE

Polly Ann’s Hammer - Our Native Daughters

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2019-07-11T17:00:03.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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smithsonianfolkways
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_F0_zoaPdUmI

Chris Smither on the Influence of Folkways (Live at Newport Folk Festival)

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2018-11-30T18:19:11.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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smithsonianfolkways
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_ZKMhPwX6_I4

Our Native Daughters - "I Knew I Could Fly"

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2019-06-20T15:02:01.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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smithsonianfolkways
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Our Native Daughters On Their Roots and the African American Banjo Tradition

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2019-04-11T14:48:43.000Z
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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smithsonianfolkways
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Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
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Emory Guitar played by Mississippi John Hurt at the 1963 Newport Folk Festival

User:
Hurt, Mississippi John  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (strings material)
Measurements:
overall: 38 in x 14 1/2 in x 5 in; 96.52 cm x 36.83 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Date made:
ca 1890-1895
ca 1900 - 1910
Credit Line:
Gift of Darrell Guinn
ID Number:
2018.0191.01
Accession number:
2018.0191
Catalog number:
2018.0191.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Exhibition:
3 West New Acquisitions
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1897285
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Case for Emory Guitar played by Mississippi John Hurt

User:
Hurt, Mississippi John  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
felt (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 41 in x 15 1/2 in x 5 in; 104.14 cm x 39.37 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
case
ID Number:
2018.0191.01.01
Accession number:
2018.0191
Catalog number:
2018.0191.01.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
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Exhibition:
3 West New Acquisitions
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
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National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1897287

Family Folk Festival

Associated Name:
Smothers Brothers  Search this
Smothers, Richard R.  Search this
Smothers, Thomas B.  Search this
Maker:
Warner Bros. Records Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10.9 cm x 7 cm x 1.7 cm; 4 9/32 in x 2 3/4 in x 21/32 in
Object Name:
sound recording
cassette tape
Place made:
United States
Date made:
1993
Subject:
Entertainment, general  Search this
Television  Search this
Music  Search this
Comedians  Search this
Comedy  Search this
Humor  Search this
ID Number:
2017.0333.19
Accession number:
2017.0333
Catalog number:
2017.0333.19
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1913135

Takoma Park Folk Festival

Referenced:
Sweet Honey In The Rock  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 11 in; 38.1 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
Flyer
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Takoma Park
Date made:
1983
Subject:
African American  Search this
Blacks  Search this
ID Number:
2003.3091.098
Nonaccession number:
2003.3091
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1271711

Newport Folk Festival

Referenced:
Sweet Honey In The Rock  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 8 1/2 in; 27.94 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
Program
Date made:
1993
Subject:
Blacks  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
2003.3091.138
Nonaccession number:
2003.3091
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1276261

Takoma Park Folk Festival

Referenced:
Sweet Honey In The Rock  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 15 in x 11 in; 38.1 cm x 27.94 cm
Object Name:
Flyer
Place made:
United States: Maryland, Takoma Park
Date made:
1980s
Subject:
Blacks  Search this
African American  Search this
ID Number:
2003.3091.223
Nonaccession number:
2003.3091
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1276764

Celebration the Big Sur Folk Festival 1970

Manufacturer:
Ode Records  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United States: California, Los Angeles, Hollywood
Date made:
1970
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert B. Campbell in memory of Dorothy and William Campbell
ID Number:
1996.3034.09887
Catalog number:
1996.3034.09887
Nonaccession number:
1996.3034
Label number:
SPX 77008
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1016087

S. F. Russell Single-Bouted Plucked Dulcimer

Maker:
Russell, S. F.  Search this
Physical Description:
rosewood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8.5 cm x 17.5 cm x 91.5 cm; 3 3/8 in x 6 7/8 in x 36 in
overall: 3 1/2 in x 6 7/8 in x 35 7/8 in; 8.89 cm x 17.4625 cm x 91.1225 cm
Object Name:
dulcimer
Place made:
United States: Virginia
Date made:
1939
ID Number:
1996.0276.10
Accession number:
1996.0276
Catalog number:
1996.0276.10
Collector/donor number:
D15
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_608115

Folk Festival Of The Blues

Manufacturer:
Chess  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
ID Number:
1996.0153.06479
Label number:
CXMP 2006
Catalog number:
1996.0153.06479
Accession number:
1996.0153
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1231052

Rumely Oil Pull Tractor, 20-40

Maker:
Advance Rumely Company  Search this
Assembler:
Miller, Ronald E.  Search this
Physical Description:
cast iron (overall material)
steel (overall material)
wood (overall material)
green (overall color)
red (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
white (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 108 in x 89 in x 175 in; 274.32 cm x 226.06 cm x 444.5 cm
Object Name:
tractor, rumely oil-pull, model g, 20-40hp
Place made:
United States: Indiana, LaPorte
United States: Illinois, Geneseo
Date made:
1923
Credit Line:
Gift of Wayman Cobine
ID Number:
1988.0372.01
Catalog number:
1988.0372.01
Accession number:
1988.0372
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Agriculture
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1083828

Advance Rumely Ideal Separator, 32 x 52

Maker:
Advance Rumely Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
cast iron (overall material)
steel (overall material)
red (overall color)
green, dark (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
Measurements:
average spatial: 118 in x 104 in x 366 in; 299.72 cm x 264.16 cm x 929.64 cm
overall: 130 in x 101 in x 360 in; 330.2 cm x 256.54 cm x 914.4 cm
Object Name:
threshing machine
Place made:
United States: Indiana, LaPorte
Date made:
1923
Credit Line:
Gift of Ronald Miller
ID Number:
1988.0371.01
Catalog number:
1988.0371.01
Accession number:
1988.0371
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Work and Industry: Agriculture
Agriculture
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1083897

The Feld Brothers present: First International Folk Festival

Depicted (sitter):
Odetta  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
program
Place made:
United States: District of Columbia
Date made:
1961
Credit Line:
Gift of Virginia B. Spicer
ID Number:
1982.0745.30
Accession number:
1982.0745
Catalog number:
1982.0745.30
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Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670644

Joan Baez

Artist:
Yousuf Karsh, 23 Dec 1908 - 13 Jul 2002  Search this
Sitter:
Joan Baez, born 9 Jan 1941  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image: 36.4 × 28.2 cm (14 5/16 × 11 1/8")
Sheet: 50.2 × 40.5 cm (19 3/4 × 15 15/16")
Mount: 55.9 × 45.8 cm (22 × 18 1/16")
Mat (Karsh exhibit): 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22")
Type:
Photograph
Place:
United States\California\Santa Clara\Palo Alto
Date:
1970
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Cape  Search this
Joan Baez: Female  Search this
Joan Baez: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Songwriter  Search this
Joan Baez: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Guitarist  Search this
Joan Baez: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Singer\Folk  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Estrellita Karsh in memory of Yousuf Karsh
Object number:
NPG.2012.77.8
Restrictions & Rights:
© Estate of Yousuf Karsh
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.2012.77.8

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