Film, Video St. Louis Blues
About this Item
- St. Louis Blues
- Contributor Names
- Murphy, Dudley
- Blackhawk Films
- Sack Amusement Enterprises
- Handy, W.C. (William Christopher), 1873-1958
- Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937
- Johnson, James P. (James Price), 1894-1955
- Mordecai, Jimmy
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Music
- - Summary: Legendary blues singer Bessie Smith finds her gambler lover Jimmy messin' with a pretty, younger woman; he leaves and she sings the blues, with chorus and dancers.
- Film, Video
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Mavis identifier: 63365
- Source Collection
- LC Purchase Collection
- Motion Picture, Broadcasting And Recorded Sound Division
- Online Format
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Chicago citation style:
Murphy, Dudley, Blackhawk Films, Sack Amusement Enterprises, W.C Handy, Bessie Smith, James P Johnson, and Jimmy Mordecai. St. Louis Blues. 1929. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mbrs00063365/. (Accessed January 23, 2018.)
APA citation style:
Murphy, D., Blackhawk Films, Sack Amusement Enterprises, Handy, W. C., Smith, B., Johnson, J. P. & Mordecai, J. (1929) St. Louis Blues. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mbrs00063365/.
MLA citation style:
Murphy, Dudley, et al. St. Louis Blues. 1929. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mbrs00063365/>.