Pass for artists at the Pori Jazz Festival used by Ira Tucker

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Created by
Unidentified
Subject of
Tucker, Ira Sr., American, 1925 - 2008
Dixie Hummingbirds, American, founded 1928
Medium
paper, plastic laminate, metal, nylon
Dimensions
H x W (artist pass): 24 1/2 x 2 1/8 in. (62.2 x 5.4 cm)
L x W (lanyard): 21 x 3/4 in. (53.3 x 1.9 cm)
Type
passes (tickets)
Place made
Pori, Satakunta, Finland, Europe
Date
July 18, 2004
Description
An artists pass attached to a lanyard by a metal clip. The artist pass is white with a light blue graphical drawing that says "PORIJAZZ" and a B&W photo of Ira Tucker. There is a legend on the back defining letter codes and levels of access. The lanyard is green cloth with gray edges bearing the logo for Carlsberg beer. There is a plastic buckle that can be used to separate the steel clip from the lanyard.
Topic
African American
Gospel (Music)
Singers (Musicians)
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
2013.13.22.1
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
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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