Toys With the World

  • Image for Toys With the World
  • Image for Toys With the World
  • Image for Toys With the World
  • Image for Toys With the World
4 images
Recorded by
Cambridge, Godfrey, American, 1933 - 1976
Distributed by
Epic Records, American, founded 1953
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
1966
Description
A twelve-inch 33 1/3 rpm LP recording of the album "Toys With the World" recorded by Godfrey Cambridge. The album cover is white with black text. Godfrey Cambridge is pictured at center wearing a superman costume. He is holding a globe, a toy spear, stuffed animals and other toys. He is smiling and looking to his right.
Topic
African American
Amusements
Comedy
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture, Gift of Lydia Samuel Bennett
Object number
2016.161.3.9ab
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
See more items in
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture