Mahalia Jackson on I Remember Illinois
Illinois. Sesquicentennial Commission
Jackson, Mahalia, 1911-1972
African American singers
Mahalia Jackson stands in the choir area of an unidentified church while recording a performance for the Illinois Sesquicentennial television special, I Remember Illinois. The special aired on February 18, 1968.
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
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Illinois Sesquicentennial Commission Collection
20.7 x 25
Lawrence-Phillip Studios, “Mahalia Jackson on I Remember Illinois,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 8, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/31629.