On the S. S. Catalina

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4 images
Recorded by
The Shipmates & Ginger, American
Ginger Smock, American, 1920 - 1995
Maryland, Art, American
Mitchell, Al, American
Hall, Edward, American
Morrison, Leroy, American
Distributed by
Venise
Subject of
SS Catalina, American, 1924 - 2010
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
1960s
Description
A twelve-inch 33 1/3 rpm LP recording of the album "On The S. S. Catalina" recorded by The Shipmates and Ginger. The front of the album cover has images of the SS Catalina and Avalon, California. A blue border with yellow text is at the top and bottom. The back of the cover has a paragraph about the SS Catalina and black and white images of the ship, Avalon harbor and a map of Avalon. An image of Ginger Smock and the Shipmates is at the bottom left corner.
Topic
African American
Jazz (Music)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Lydia Samuel Bennett
Object number
2016.161.3.7ab
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