Musicians' Protective Association Local 767 claim form

National Museum of African American History and Culture

Musicians' Protective Association Local 767 claim form

Created by
American Federation of Musicians, founded 1896
Subject of
Gladys Bentley, American, 1907 - 1960
Paul Kalmanovitz
Description
A yellow form titled "Blank claim form" created by the Musician's Protective Association Local 767 in Los Angeles, CA pertaining to the performer Gladys Bentley. The handwritten details denote that Kalmanovitz refused to pay Bentley for a performance in June 1947.
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
1947
Object number
2011.57.25.3
Restrictions & Rights
Public domain
Type
forms (documents)
Medium
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
H x W: 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Place depicted
Los Angeles, California, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Topic
African American
Blues (Music)
Business
Labor
Record ID
nmaahc_2011.57.25.3
GUID (Link to Original Record)
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd511073d33-aae4-40f9-bf4e-e1bb8b7b3714