After Awhile; Shim-Me-Sha-Wabble

After Awhile; Shim-Me-Sha-Wabble

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Bud Freeman and his Famous Chicagoans. side 1: After Awhile; side 2: Shim-Me-Sha-Wabble (Columbia 35856), from the album, Comes Jazz (Columbia C-40).
78 rpm.

The cover art for this album was made by Alex Steinweiss. Alexander “Alex” Steinweiss (1917-2011) was an American artist and graphic designer. He was the first art director of Columbia Records, expanding the use of album covers and cover art. Steinweiss created album cover art from 1938 to 1973.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sound recording
recording date
1940
recording artist
Bud Freeman and his Famous Chicagoans
manufacturer
Columbia
place made
United States
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
shellac (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
ID Number
1978.0670.494
maker number
35856
C-40
accession number
1978.0670
catalog number
1978.0670.494
Credit Line
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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