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Ella Fitzgerald's passport, with black-and-white photoprint

Ella Fitzgerald's passport, with black-and-white photoprint
Smithsonian Museum
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Description
In Series 9, Box 61, Folder 1.
Shown in exhibition "Jazz Photographs: Composed and Improvised," Archives Center display cases, National Museum of American History, March 28-May 10, 2005.
Summary
Issued March 27, 1959. Contains bearer's address: 718 Mo. Sierra Dr., Beverly Hills, Calif. Also contains description of bearer. Passport documents singer's travels. Stamps/Visas include: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Britain, Bulgaria, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Netherlands, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. Anonymous passport photograph.
Cite as
Ella Fitzgerald Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
sponsr
United States of America, Department of State
Subject
Fitzgerald, Ella
Jazz Photographs: Composed and Improvised (Archives Center display cases, National Museum of American History, March 28-May 10, 2005)
Date
1959
1950-1960
Physical description
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item 6-1/8" x 3-7/8"
Type
Photographs
Passports