Travel Permit for the US Military Duty Train "Mozart"

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Created by
United States Army Transportation Corps
Subject of
Johnson, Hall, American, 1888 - 1970
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W: 10 9/16 × 8 1/16 in. (26.8 × 20.5 cm)
Type
permits
Place used
Vienna, Austria, Europe
Date
1951
Description
Typed "Mozart" Travel Permit for Hall Johnson issued by Harry R. Swanson, U.S. Civilian Chief of the Travel Branch. The permit allows Hall Johnson to travel on the US Military Duty Train "Mozart" to or from Vienna from September 28th, 1951 to October 8th, 1951. The document is double sided. The front side has Hall Johnson's information, the back side has a list of rules relating to travel on the "Mozart."
Topic
African American
Composers (Musicians)
Instrumentalists (Musicians)
Military
Transportation
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
TA2013.166.9.1
Restrictions & Rights
© Hall Johnson Estate
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Collection title
The Hall Johnson Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials
Archival Collections
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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