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Musicians' Protective Association Local 767 claim form

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Created by
American Federation of Musicians, founded 1896
Subject of
Bentley, Gladys, American, 1907 - 1960
Paul Kalmanovitz
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W: 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Type
forms (documents)
Place depicted
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Date
1947
Description
A yellow form titled "Blank claim form" created by the Musician's Protective Association Local 767 in Los Angeles, CA pertaining to the performer Gladys Bentley. The handwritten details denote that Kalmanovitz refused to pay Bentley for a performance in June 1947.
Topic
African American
Blues (Music)
Business
Labor
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2011.57.25.3
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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