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Willie "The Lion" Smith

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Willie "The Lion" Smith

Music Division Iconography Collection


Smith, Willie "The Lion"

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1959 - 1965 (Inferred)
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: M-Icon
Shelf locator: M-Icon (Smith, Willie "The Lion") no.3
Smith, Willie, 1897-1973
African American jazz musicians
Willie "The Lion" Smith playing piano with Jack Crystal (Central Park Promoter) seated next to him
Type of Resource
Still image
Photo Order: 50841
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d06a9d20-cc79-0130-9626-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1959: Created (Approximate)
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Willie "The Lion" Smith" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1959 - 1965. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d1130600-cc79-0130-fbdc-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. "Willie "The Lion" Smith" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 4, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d1130600-cc79-0130-fbdc-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Music Division, The New York Public Library. (1959 - 1965). Willie "The Lion" Smith Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/d1130600-cc79-0130-fbdc-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Willie "The Lion" Smith