Duke Ellington Collection Records, 1985-1993

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Consists of records created by Fitzroy Thomas, historian, documenting the Duke Ellington Collection project in the National Museum of American History Archives Center. Materials include budget information, correspondence and memoranda, meeting minutes, general information concerning the Ellington program, oral history project records, articles on Ellington, and photographs.


  • Thomas, Fitzroy
  • Ellington, Duke 1899-1974


Series Level Description


  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.



Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520


  • 1985
  • 1985-1993


  • Museum archives
  • Oral histories
  • Oral history


  • Manuscripts
  • Clippings
  • Brochures
  • Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA RS00526

Physical description

3 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings

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