Title: Papers, 1909-1987 Description:1.5 linear ft.
Notes: Afro-American jazz and classical pianist and organist, singer, and choral director; known professionally as Carmela Desche. Personal papers, correspondence, programs (1927-1985), a scrapbook, photographs, and audiotapes of original phonograph recordings, relating to Hughes's musical career. Other materials relating to Hughes are held by Marshall University, Huntington, West VA. Gifts of Revella Hughes, 1982-1985.
Subjects: Afro-American women musicians. lcsh Afro-Americans -- Music. Audiotapes. lcsh Programs. lcsh Organists -- United States. lcsh Pianists -- United States. lcsh Women jazz musicians -- United States. lcsh
Location: Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Washington, DC) NUCMC #: DCLV96-A910
Staff, MSRC, "HUGHES, Revella" (2015). Manuscript Division. 101.