Nomination plaque for "Best Soul Gospel Performance" in 1973

Created by
Perma Plaque Corp., American, founded 1948
Subject of
The National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences, American, founded 1957
Tucker, Ira Sr., American, 1925 - 2008
Dixie Hummingbirds, American, founded 1928
Lowery, Bill, American, 1924 - 2004
Medium
wood, plastic, paper, metal, cloth, paint
Dimensions
10 1/2 x 8 1/2 x 1/2 in. (26.7 x 21.6 x 1.3 cm)
Type
plaques
Date
1974
Description
A plaque presented to the Dixie Hummingbirds in recognition for their nomination for "Best Soul Gospel Performance" for their single "Loves Me Like A Rock." The plaque was presented by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences in 1974. The plaque is features wood, paper, metal, paint, laminated plastic, a molded plastic mount on the back, and cloth that may be felt.
Topic
African American
Gospel (Music)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from Ira Tucker, Jr. of the Dixie Hummingbirds
Object number
2013.13.13
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Awards and Medals
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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