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George Gershwin memorial collection of music and musical literature, [19--]-1947.

Author: Carl Van Vechten; W C Handy; William Grant Still; J Rosamond Johnson
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Materials include sheet music by W.C. Handy, William Grant Still, J. Rosamond Johnson, and other black composers; 11 large portfolios of 40 mounted photographs of famous black singers, performers, musicians, and composers; phonograph records; a library of musical literature; programs; and news clippings.
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Genre/Form: Sheet music
Photographs
Phonograph records
Programs
Clippings
Music by African American composers
Music
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Carl Van Vechten; W C Handy; William Grant Still; J Rosamond Johnson
OCLC Number: 70972572
Notes: Part of the Cooperative HBCU Archival Survey Project (CHASP) to survey the archival collections housed in the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).
Description: 8 linear ft.

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Materials include sheet music by W.C. Handy, William Grant Still, J. Rosamond Johnson, and other black composers; 11 large portfolios of 40 mounted photographs of famous black singers, performers, musicians, and composers; phonograph records; a library of musical literature; programs; and news clippings.

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