The Side-Splitter

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Recorded by
Foxx, Redd, American, 1922 - 1991
Distributed by
Dootone Record Corporation, American, 1951 - ca. 1975
Owned by
Ginger Smock, American, 1920 - 1995
Medium
vinyl, ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (album jacket): 12 5/16 × 12 5/16 in. (31.3 × 31.3 cm)
Diameter (record): 12 in. (30.5 cm)
Type
long-playing records
Date
1959
Description
A twelve-inch 33 1/3 rpm LP recording of the album "The Side-Splitter" recorded by Redd Foxx. The front of the album jacket is black, orange, red and yellow with white and red text. An image of Redd Foxx is at the bottom right corner. He is wearing a plaid suite and has his right hand raised and he is making a smoking gesture. A woman sitting on pillows at center left.
Topic
African American
Amusements
Comedy
Entertainers
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture, Gift of Lydia Samuel Bennett
Object number
2016.161.3.12.1ab
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture