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Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection Archives Center

Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection Archives Center

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Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.

Telegrams to Frank Schiffman

cca. 1940 aug 20. New York, Savoy, Ella Fitzgerald

The Apollo Theater: "It's in the Cards" | National Museum of American History

Program for the 1955 Jazz at the Philharmonic. Ella Fitzgerald Papers, ca. 1935-1996, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.

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1938 sept 25. Savoy Ballroom, Chick Webb and Ella Fitzgerald

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The Schiffman Collection: Apollo Theater Cards Project

Billie Holiday with Apollo Theater owner Frank Shiffman.

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Poster advertising Chick Webb and Ella Fitzgerald's performances at the Apollo, 1937

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Apollo Theater Cards - Frank Schiffman Apollo Theater Collection (Set 2)

Latin jazz percussionist Horacio “El Negro” Hernandez joins world class percussionist Giovanni Hidalgo in

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Chuck Berry index card from the Apollo Theater, dated March 13, 1958. Frank Schiffman Apollo Theater Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of ...

John Hammond 1940

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Newspaper ad for the Apollo Theatre. (Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection / Archives Center / National Museum of American History, SI)

The Schiffmans, owners of the Apollo Theater, kept concise and hugely interesting notes on all acts he booked and re-booked. Each index card tracked the ...

Apollo Theater Marquee

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... Theatre Collection in the Archives Center of the Smithsonian National Museum of American History, but recently a few additional cards on the Apollo's ...

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January 26: The Apollo Theater

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The Opera House became a movie theater, but the Apollo, under the ownership of Brecher and Schiffman, continued to present stage shows.

Frank Sinatra and Ella Fitzgerald sit in front of a microphone

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1) Archival Image of Apollo Theater. Posted February 11, 1996. From Correspondent Brian Jenkins. 2) Tribute to Michael Jackson outside Apollo Theater, ...

Originally settled by Dutch immigrants in 1637, Harlem was formally organized in1658, under leadership of Peter Stuyvesanas as Nieuw Haarlem, ...

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1) Archival Image of Apollo Theater. Posted February 11, 1996. From Correspondent Brian Jenkins. 2) Tribute to Michael Jackson outside Apollo Theater, ...

Apollo Theater

Leslie Uggams performing at the Apollo in 1952

"[T]he Apollo probably exerted a greater influence upon popular culture than any other entertainment venue in the world. For blacks it was the most ...

The inside of the theater as seen from the stage

This letter is discussing the manuscript and galley proofs that will be sent to Dr. King before his trip to the West Indies. Frank Elliot suggest to Dr. ...

... century picture of the facade of the Harlem Opera House. Up until 1934, the house offered stage shows. Despite winning the Amatuer Night at The Apollo, ...

A rendering of a proposed expansion of the Apollo Theater. Retail space would be on the lower level. (Grid Properties)

Frank Clarke requests a letter of recommendation from Dr. King. Mr. Clarke seeks to obtain the position of the Assistant Press Secretary to the President.

Le Spectacle Noir was a 45 minute ORTF documentary directed by Armand Ridel, first broadcast by RTF 1 on August 30, 1972. It presented an impressionistic, ...

Uptown Correspondent – Iman R. Abdulfattah – Odeon Theatre – 145th Street – Harlem, NYC

The Supreme Ones at the Apollo

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Someone in the audience made a (mediocre) recording of Ray Charles' concert at the Grandin Theatre in Roanoke (VA) on September 1, 1984.

It was designed as a legit house by George Keister, a renowned theater architect who is represented on Broadway by the ...

Aryana Anderson Aryana Anderson. Before the Apollo Theater ...

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Henry B. Wagner writes a letter to Dr. King regarding Congress' increased appropriation for the Federal Aviation Agency. Mr. Wagner would prefer that those ...

(Western Union Telegraph Company Records / Archives Center / NMAH, SI). Newspaper ad for the Apollo Theatre. (Frank Schiffman Apollo Theatre Collection ...

Frank Rudon requests an autographed New York metered postage from Dr. King to add to his collection.

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The marquee of the Apollo Theater in Harlem as it is now, after a restoration.

The main theater, in the center and then the upstairs (and smaller) theater for the "finest in moving pictures".

Herbert Coulton, SCLC Director of Affiliates, encourages more supporters to become church affiliates. Mr. Coulton informs readers that the "SCLC is commonly ...

125th Street (Manhattan) - Image: Apollo Theater Harlem NYC 2010 crop

George Keister - Selwyn Theatre, 1918

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Director Dr. Herbert G. Cave represents the Department of Anesthesiology at the Harlem Hospital Center in congratulating Dr. King for receiving the Nobel ...

The Great Charlie "Bird" Parker

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Someone in the audience made a (mediocre) recording of Ray Charles' concert at the Grandin Theatre in Roanoke (VA) on September 1, 1984.

The marquee gives you the idea that this was a special theater, given the kind of acts that played there. Duke Ellington is headlining, Jackie Mabley was ...

The theater finally reopened in 1985 and in 1991 and became part of the Apollo Theater Foundation, Inc., a not-for-profit organization.

Collection: Walter Lawrence Smith Collection

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Reverend Frank Jones sends Dr. King a letter expressing his concern about the recent occurrences in Albany, Georgia.

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