African American musicians
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Queen Toy Spiritual Band broadside
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of a broadisde advertising the Queen Toy Spiritual Band of Parkersburg, West Virginia. This particular broadside does not include a performance venue or date. It does include a photograph of the band, which was primarily composed of children with a few adults. According to the broadside, the band made "real music on toy instruments and sing old time hymns and negro spirituals in a new and most original way." The broadside is dated circa 1940.
Dates: circa 1940