Music Video

Letter from Jimmy Davis about "You Are My Sunshine"

February 2016

Smithsonian Artifact Featured in this Video

Smithsonian Museum
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Description
A typed letter dated December 3, 1962 on State of Louisiana letterhead from Jimmie Davis, the governor of Louisiana, to Charles Sullivan of Sullivan's Enterprises regarding Ray Charles' version of the song "You are My Sunshine".
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Type
letters (correspondence)
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