Sammy Louis's Band

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Title: Sammy Louis's Band
Abstract: From the "Sounds & Stories" online exhibit.
Description: Sammy Louis's band, based at the Ritz, the largest club on Pennsylvania Avenue, toured through Virginia, North Carolina, and Pennslvania in the 1930s, sometimes travelling with a carnival. The band played on an elaborate set with "Harlem Revue" in blazing lights overhead. (Photo courtesy of Roy McCoy Collection)
Date: 2011-10-04
Subject: Musicians--Maryland--Baltimore.
African American musicians.
Sounds and Stories

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