Gettysburg March; Lowdown Blues

Gettysburg March; Lowdown Blues

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Kid Rena's Delta Jazz Band. side 1: Gettysburg March; side 2: Lowdown Blues (Circle J-1035), from the album, Kid Rena's Delta Jazzband (Circle S-10).
78 rpm. These recordings were made at the Hotel Roosevelt and recorded by local radio station WWL on August 21, 1940.

Album design and typography was by Jimmy Ernst (born Hans-Ulrich Ernst, 1920-1984), a German-born American painter.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sound recording
recording date
1940
recording artist
Kid Rena's Delta Jazz Band
manufacturer
Circle
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
shellac (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
ID Number
1978.0670.466
maker number
J-1035
S-10
accession number
1978.0670
catalog number
1978.0670.466
Credit Line
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
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National Museum of American History
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