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[Nancy Evans]

Description: Photograph of a flyer of American singer, Nancy Evans. The flyer includes her signature and a brief biography of her start as a singer for the Wayne King Orchestra. Wayne King's other work is printed on the back. Signature: "To Frank: Best Wishes, Nancy Evans".
Date: [1944..1954]
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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Lifestyles and Status of Musicians in England and France during the Renaissance and Baroque Periods

Description: Thesis written by a student in the UNT Honors College discussing the status and employment practices of musicians in England and France during the Renaissance and Baroque periods of history. The lives of both groups are compared. Pictures of instruments from the time period are included.
Date: Autumn 1995
Creator: Erbes, Sara
Partner: UNT Honors College

[Donovan performing in Fort Worth, 3]

Description: Photograph of singer-songwriter Donovan sitting on stage before a large audience. He has dark, shoulder-length hair and wears a long-sleeved kurta type of garment with white pants. He holds an acoustic guitar in his lap. He sits on a small, cushioned platform, centered on the stage. A tall wall of curtains hangs behind him. An audience sits in front of the stage in stadium seating.
Date: [1960..1975]
Creator: Williams, Byrd Moore, IV
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Donovan performing in Fort Worth, 3]

Description: Photograph of singer-songwriter Donovan sitting on stage before a large audience. He has dark, shoulder-length hair and wears a long-sleeved kurta type of garment with white pants. He holds an acoustic guitar in his lap. He sits on a small, cushioned platform, centered on the stage. A tall wall of curtains hangs behind him. An audience sits in front of the stage in stadium seating.
Date: [1960..1975]
Creator: Williams, Byrd Moore, IV
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Donovan performing in Fort Worth, 4]

Description: Photograph of singer-songwriter Donovan sitting on stage before a large audience. He has dark, shoulder-length hair and wears a long-sleeved kurta type of garment with white pants. He holds an acoustic guitar in his lap. He sits on a small, cushioned platform, centered on the stage. A tall wall of curtains hangs behind him. An audience sits in front of the stage in stadium seating.
Date: [1960..1975]
Creator: Williams, Byrd Moore, IV
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[Program: Spring Concert]

Description: Program for the spring concert produced by the Junior Black Academy of Arts and Letters on March 27, 1994 at Dallas Convention Center Theatre.
Date: March 1994
Creator: Junior Black Academy of Arts and Letters
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[Program: Jubilee Dallas Memorial Concert]

Description: Program for the Jubilee Dallas Memorial Concert hosted by the Junior Black Academy of Arts and Letters on November 14, 1991 at the Eugene McDermott Concert Hall in the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center. The program details the performing orchestras and choirs, as well as a schedule for the event and descriptions of the conductor and performers.
Date: November 1991
Creator: Junior Black Academy of Arts and Letters
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of women marching down a sidewalk]

Description: Photograph of women marching down a sidewalk with musical instruments in front of a business called "Ruth's." The woman leading the group wears a light-colored jacket and holds up a baton. Two women in darker jackets walk side-by-side behind her, each holding a flag. Behind this pair, march the rest of the women, drums strapped over their shoulders. A man wearing a hat and a suit stands in the street and watches them. An automobile, parked on the street, is partially visible on the left.
Date: [1940..1959]
Creator: Williams, Byrd M. (Byrd Moore), III
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Family portrait]

Description: Photograph of a family posing with their instruments. In the image, the three males sit in chairs while the two girls stand in the back with a song book. The walls of the room are covered with newspapers and the room is lightly decorated.
Date: unknown
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man playing a marimba]

Description: Photograph of a man playing a marimba in a yard. The man is surrounded by a building and plants growing in the yard. Other individuals can be seen seated on the porch of the building.
Date: [1969..]
Creator: Parlee, Lorena M.
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Pappy's Boy]

Description: Photograph of an unidentified young man playing guitar on his porch in Cumberland Gap, Tennessee. The typewritten poem "Pappy's Boy" is glued to the matte. Photo by: Joe Clark, HBSS. Signed by: Joe Clark, HBSS Clark PhotoFile: 0001-52
Date: 194X
Creator: Clark, Joe
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Phil "Cyclops" Manning

Description: Photograph of Phil Manning playing a saxophone while standing between a curtain and a microphone. He is wearing a dark suit, neck tie, and dark rimmed glasses. A shadowy pianist is visible to the right behind the curtain.
Date: 1953
Creator: Loveless, Marvin
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Compilation of songs from the 1920s - 1950s]

Description: Audio recording of a chorus of singers, performing numerous songs. 1. The Thrill Is Gone by Ray Henderson (1931). 2. You'd Be So Nice to Come Home To by Cole Porter (1943). 3. It Had To Be You by Isham Jones (1924). 4. I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire by Bennie Benjamin, Eddie Durham, Sol Marcus, and Eddie Seiler (1941). 5. Moon Song, That Wasn't Meant for Me by Arthur Johnston and Sam Coslow (193X). 6. All or Nothing at All by Arthur Altman, with lyrics by Jack Lawrence (1939). 7. Somebody Loves Me by George Gershwin, and lyrics by Ballard MacDonald and Buddy DeSylva (1924). 8. Golden Earrings by Victor Young and lyrics by Ray Evans and Jay Livingston (1946). 9. You're the Cream in My Coffee by Ray Henderson, with lyrics by Buddy G. DeSylva and Lew Brown (1928). 10. The Green Leaves of Summer by Paul Francis Webster, with music by Dimitri Tiomkin (1960). 11. Don’t Fence Me In by Cole Porter and lyrics by Robert Fletcher (1934). The second half of the cassette is instrumental melodies, with various instruments.
Date: 19XX
Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes 09 seconds
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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[News Script: Dallas men enter record business]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the opening of the Richtone Record Company in Dallas, owned by Hollywood recording executive Jimmy Richards.
Date: October 2, 1951
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections
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