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Passenger ticket coupon for Ella Fitzgerald, issued January 14, 1959.

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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.
Organization
Box No. 44
Summary
Issued by Capital Airlines, Inc. Ticket is blue. Acompanied by a card or tag in green ink.
Cite as
Ella Fitzgerald Papers, ca. 1935 - 1996, 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
collector
Fitzgerald, Ella
issuer
Capital Airlines, Inc
Date
1959
issued January 14, 1959
1950-1960
Physical description
1 item, 3-1/2" x 12-1/2", unmounted
Type
Passenger ticket coupon
Tickets
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Ella Fitzgerald Papers, ca. 1935-1996
Local number
AC0584-0000053.tif (AC Scan No.)
Culture
African Americans
Topic
Transportation
Jazz musicians
African American singers
African American musicians
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