Program for George Walker concert

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Printed by
The Superior Printing Company, American
Subject of
Walker, George Theophilus
Owned by
Johnson, Hall, American, 1888 - 1970
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 10 5/16 × 6 9/16 in. (26.2 × 16.7 cm)
Type
programs
Place depicted
New York City, New York, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place printed
New York, United States, North and Central America
Date
1960 (printed); March 3, 1960 (date of event)
Description
Red, white, and black, double-sided, program for a George Walker concert. The top front of the program has a red background with white type that reads: GEORGE / WALKER / PIANIST]. The center front of the program has a black and white photograph of George Walker wearing a suite and bowtie. The bottom front of the program has a red background with black type that reads: [Photo by Seymour Bernstein / Town Hall / THURSDAY EVENING at 8:30 / MARCH 3, 1960 / (Program overleaf)]. The back of program has black type set against a white background and features a short biography, quotes from critics, and the details of the performance.
Topic
African American
Classical (Music)
Composers (Musicians)
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Dr. Eugene Thamon Simpson, Representative, Hall Johnson Estate
Object number
TA2013.166.1.3
Restrictions & Rights
© Hall Johnson Estate
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Collection title
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification
Archival Collections
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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