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African American musicians

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 records:

Helen Holmes Papers

Call Number: RH MS 1136

The Helen (Lambert) Holmes Papers are those of a long time Wichita, Kansas resident. They focus on her father, Detective William "Bill" Lambert, and uncle Jim Gordon a member of the quartet The Four Tunes.

Dates: 1980

Johnson Community Chorus Traveling Group photograph

 Collection — Folder 1
Call Number: RH PH P1338

This black and white photograph copy is of the Johnson Community Chorus Traveling Group, composed of African American singers.

Dates: approximately 1950s-1960s

N. Clark Smith papers

Call Number: RH MS 947

The N. Clark Smith papers are those of a Kansas resident who performed as part of a traveling musical group, worked as band director at a number of schools, and composed and published a number of musical pieces.

Dates: 1897 - 1926

Shirley Brown papers

Call Number: RH MS P839

The Shirley Brown papers are those of a long time Lawrence, Kansas resident.

Dates: 1905-1969

William Foster papers

Call Number: RH MS 656

William Foster was the band director for Florida A & M University (FAMU) from the 1940s-2001. His papers include material regarding the FAMU Marching 100 band as well as his other professional activities.

Dates: 1940 - 2012