Broadside for a performance by Madame Sissieretta Jones

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Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Jones, Sissieretta, American, 1868 - 1933
African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, American, founded 1821
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 8 7/8 x 6 in. (22.5 x 15.2 cm)
Type
broadsides
Date
1893
Description
Broadside advertising a concert at Oak Street A.M.E. Zion Church of Madame Sissieretta Jones on Thursday April 27, 1893. The advertisment has an engraved vignette of Jones as well as information about the musical concert.
Topic
African American
Opera (Music)
Singers (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2012.46.62
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Exhibition
Musical Crossroads
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 053
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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