Gatemouth Brown

Description
Talented on many instruments--guitar, fiddle, harmonica, drums--Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown (1924-2005) was one of the most versatile musicians of his time. Defying easy categorization, Gatemouth said he just wanted to play American music "Texas-style."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
photograph
negative
1976
print
2003
maker
Horenstein, Henry
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11 in x 14 in; 27.94 cm x 35.56 cm
Place Made
United States: Louisiana, Baton Rouge
Associated Place
United States: Louisiana, Baton Rouge, Kingfish Lounge
ID Number
2003.0169.003
accession number
2003.0169
catalog number
2003.0169.003
subject
Photography
Art
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
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Culture and the Arts: Photographic History
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Horenstein, Henry

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