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09/17/2013

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Date added: 
09/17/2013

Rutgers Institute of Jazz Studies Receives Archives of Noted Jazz Singer Abbey Lincoln

The Rutgers Institute of Jazz Studies has received the archival collection of noted jazz singer Abbey Lincoln (1930-2010). Lincoln, best known as one of jazz’s leading song stylists, was also a composer, actress, writer, and civil rights activist. The collection includes music manuscripts and scores, scrapbooks, photographs, recordings of unissued performances and interviews, and manuscripts of original writings, ranging from autobiographical to fiction and poetry.

Who to contact:
Vincent Pelote
973-353-5595