Mahalia Jackson on I Remember Illinois

Title

Mahalia Jackson on I Remember Illinois

Subject

Illinois. Sesquicentennial Commission
Church buildings
Jackson, Mahalia, 1911-1972
Illinois
Singers
African American singers
Women singers
Organists

Description

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.

Creator

Lawrence-Phillip Studios

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1968-xx-xx

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

405797
Illinois Sesquicentennial Commission Collection

Original Format

photographic print
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

20.7 x 25

Citation

Lawrence-Phillip Studios, “Mahalia Jackson on I Remember Illinois,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed July 8, 2020, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/31629.