|Duke Ellington Hurricane Club, April 1943 photographed by Gordon Parks. JPEG (23kb) || TIFF (245kb)|
Duke Ellington has his first big hit with the distinctive arrangement of Mood Indigo. First recorded by his band for Brunswick Records (Cat No. 01068) on October 17, 1930.
Title: New York, New York. Duke Ellington, orchestra leader.Creator(s): Gordon Parks, 1912-2006, photographer. Date Created/Published: 1943 May. Medium: 1 negative : safety ; 4 x 5 inches or smaller.
Rights Advisory: No known restrictions. For information, see U.S. Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Black & White.
Call Number: LC-USW3- 023953-C [P&P] LOT 819. Other Number: D 9166. Repository: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division Washington, D.C. 20540. http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.print
* Title and other information from print in lot.
* Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944.
* Film copy on SIS roll 6, frame 272.
* Safety film negatives.
* Farm Security Administration/Office of War Information Black-and-White Negatives.