Smithsonian Collections

Ella Fitzgerald and Norman Granz at microphone : color photoprint.

Image for Ella Fitzgerald and Norman Granz at microphone : color photoprint.
Data Source
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Notes
Included in Archives Center Jazz Appreciation Month display, April 1-May 31, 2010, "Jazz at the Philharmonic--Bringing Jazz to the World," curated by Wendy Shay.
Diagonal crease in center of print.
Summary
The "ghost" or double image probably occurred because this photograph was taken through a glass window in the recording studio. Photographer unidentified. No marks on verso of print.
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
collector
Fitzgerald, Ella
Subject
Granz, Norman
Date
1950
1960
1950-1960
1960-1970
Physical description
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 10-7/8 x 13-3/4", unmounted
Type
Photographs
See more items in
Ella Fitzgerald Papers, ca. 1935-1996
Local number
AC0584-0000052.tif (AC Scan No.)
Culture
African Americans
Topic
Microphones
Recording studios
African American singers
African American musicians
Restrictions & Rights
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment. Gloves required with unprotected photographs
Copyright probably retained by creator