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Big Mama Thornton seated on stage
Big Mama Thornton seated on stage during the KPBS Special "Three Generations of the Blues" filmed at the Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach; she's wearing a jacket and cowboy hat and looking over to the right; behind her an unidentified guitarist and drummer are seen along with partial views of other musicians.
Rhythm and blues musiciansAfrican American womenHatsBands (Music)GuitaristsGuitarDrummers (Musicians)Drum setTromboneTelevision specials
Thornton, Big Mama
Solana Beach (Calif.)
Photographer's stamp on verso: Photo by Grace Bell.
Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
1 photograph : color print ; 13 x 18 cm
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