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Jeannie Cheatham, Sippie Wallace, and Big Mama Thornton
Publicity photo for the KPBS special "Three Generations of the Blues" featuring a performance shot of Jeannie Cheatham seated at a piano looking over at Sippie Wallace, wearing a hat, and "Big Mama" Thornton, also in a hat, holding a microphone; unidentified musicians and a drum set seen behind them.
African American jazz musiciansWomen jazz musiciansWomen pianistsAfrican American women jazz singersPianoBands (Music)MicrophoneDrum setHatsTelevision specialsRhythm and blues musicians
Cheatham, JeannieWallace, SippieThornton, Big Mama
Text on photo borders: Three Generations of the Blues [top]; Jeannie Cheatham, Sippie Wallace, "Big Mama" Thornton [sic].
Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
1 photograph : black and white print ; 21 x 26 cm
Jimmy & Jeannie Cheatham Collection
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