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The Story of the Jubilee Singers: With Their Songs

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Written by
Marsh, J. B. T., American, 1840 - 1887
Subject of
Fisk Jubilee Singers, American, founded 1871
Medium
ink on paper with cardboard
Dimensions
H x W x D: 7 5/8 x 5 1/8 x 1 3/16 in. (19.4 x 13 x 3 cm)
Type
hardcover books
Place depicted
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date
1883
Description
A hardcover book titled “The Story of the Jubilee Singers: With Their Songs” written by J. B. T. Marsh. The cover is blue with black text. A black floral pattern is on the bottom half of the cover. A gold depiction of Jubilee Hall at Fisk University is at center.
Topic
African American
Education
Folk (Music)
Reconstruction (United States History, 1865-1877)
Singers (Musicians)
Spirituals (Music)
United States--History--1865-1921
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2010.34.1
Restrictions & Rights
Public Domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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