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Showcase: Ray Charles: "The Genius"

Showcase: Ray Charles:

October 28, 2005 – September 4, 2006

American History Museum
14th and Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC

Location: 1st Floor, West Corridor

On view are selected objects related to musician Ray Charles (1930-2005) that were recently donated to the museum, including costumes, a pair of Ray-Ban sunglasses, records, an electronic keyboard, his chessboard, and other personal items. Video showing several appearances on The Dick Cavett Show and a clip of Charles and Kermit the Frog singing "It Isn't Easy Being Green".

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