1948 Booking Ad Muriel Rahn Soprano One World Ensemble Black Americana MAM1


This is an original 1948 black and white booking ad for the African-American soprano singer, Muriel Rahn (1911-1961) and the coast to coat tour of the One World Ensemble with Napoleon Reed, tenor; Hideko Yoshino, soprano; Elizabeth Dunning, contralto; and Burton Cornwall, basso. Management: Dick Campbell.


This 66+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Booking Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 13.25 inches; 24 x 34 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of music industry booking ads from 1948. These ads feature the musical artists of the post-war era including opera and concert singers, musicians and conductors.