Great American Musicians

Created by
Schwartz, Joe, American, 1913 - 2013
Subject of
Vaughan, Sarah, American, 1924 - 1990
Armstrong, Louis, American, 1901 - 1971
Holiday, Billie, American, 1915 - 1959
Howard, David
Date
1950s
Medium
silver and photographic gelatin on photographic paper
Dimensions
H x W: 11 x 13 7/8 in. (27.9 x 35.2 cm)
Caption
Great American Musicians - Sarah Vaughan, Louis Armstrong, Billie Holliday, David Howard, Club Oasis, Western Ave., Central Los Angeles, California, 1950's
Joe Schwartz, Folk Photography: Poems I've Never Written (2000), 202.
Description
A black-and-white photograph of Sarah Vaughan, Louis Armstrong, Billie Holliday, and David Howard at Club Oasis in Los Angeles, California.
Place depicted
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Photography
Type
gelatin silver prints
Topic
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Jazz (Music)
Nightlife
Photography
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Joe Schwartz and Family
Object number
2010.74.148
Restrictions & Rights
© Joe Schwartz
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ca2bfe04-f2b7-403d-a58b-9553f333e152