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Lt. Col. Gilbert Mitchell conducts the United States Army Band on the White House Lawn, circa 1965-1970

1965-19709.5 x 7.5 inPhotograph, documentarycolorJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Summary:Gilbert Mitchell was a cornettist and conductor with the United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own.” This photograph of Mitchell conducting the United States Army Band is part of the Gilbert Mitchell Collection, part of the American Bandmasters Association Research Center in the Special Collections in Performing Arts at the University of Maryland.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:District of Columbia
Place of origin – Settlement:Washington
Temporal subject: 1961-1970
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:District of Columbia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Washington
Topical subjects: United States Army Band
American Bandmasters Association
White House (Washington, D.C.)
ArchivesUM location:Gilbert Mitchell Collection
  • series 3: Photographs, 1943-1974 (2 folders)
Repository:Special Collections in Performing Arts
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
War, Military
Collection:Digital Collections
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