Franklin

Alberta Hunter : a celebration in blues / Frank C. Taylor with Gerald Cook.

Author/Creator:
Taylor, Frank C.
Publication:
New York : McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1987.
Format/Description:
Book
xx, 311, [5] pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Hunter, Alberta.
Singers -- United States -- Biography.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
Introduction
Messing Around and Biding Her Time
Making It to the Dreamland
Climbing to Higher Ground
Getting her Name up in Lights
Commuting between Prejudice and Pride
Jumping and Jiving with the U.S.A.
Making her "Show" Go On ... and On
Caring for the Sick and the Poor
Coming Back and Laying it on 'Em
Keeping her Shoes On.
Notes:
"Book design by Kathryn Parise."
Includes index.
Contains discography (pages 285-295) and videography (page 297).
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
"Jacket design by Alice Soloway. Front cover photo by Carlos Fenerich."
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1997
Contributor:
Cook, Gerald, author.
Parise, Kathryn, designer.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
0070631719 :
OCLC:
15188768
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