Ahmad Alaadeen and Fanny Dunfee
Ahmad Alaadeen and Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee seated together smiling at the photographer., No date; likely 1997, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen and Marianne McShann negotiate the bus in Davenport, Iowa
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a white cap, getting off a bus while Marianne McShann waits for him during the Mississippi Valley Blues Festival in Davenport, Iowa., July 4, 1998, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., 2 copies
Ahmad Alaadeen and his wife, Victoria Fanny Dunfee
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a fedora and holding his left hand to his chin, is sitting to the left of his wife, Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee who has her left arm around his shoulder. Both are smiling at the photographer., 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen and his wife, Victoria Fanny Dunfee
Ahmad Alaadeen stands to the left of his wife, Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee. They both smile at the photographer., 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen holds his saxophones together while backstage with Jay and Marianne McShann
Backstage during the Mississippi Valley Blues Festival in Davenport, Iowa, Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a white flat cap, holds a soprano saxophone and a tenor saxophone together as if he is playing them like a guitar as he stands behind Jay McShann, seated, and Marianne McShann standing to Jay's left. Marianne smiles at the photographer., July 3, 1993, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., 2 copies; copy 2: 5x3.5
Ahmad Alaadeen in a montage of photographs
Contact sheet of 15 images: Community celebration honoring Ahmad Alaadeen's Lifetime Achievement Award granted by the American Jazz Museum earlier that weekend; included are shots of Ahmad Alaadeen, Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, event organizer Prophett Maine, local music group Phil Callier and Jhamm, and others; outside Salaam Café in Kansas City, Missouri., May 2, 2010, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen with Governor Bob Holden and Fanny Dunfee
Ahmad Alaadeen and Governor Bob Holden, in tuxedos, and Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, stand in front of bookshelves and smile at the photographer. Ahmad is holding a tenor saxophone., August 5, 2003, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen with the Basse's
Ahmad Alaadeen stands with David and Cathy Basse and their daughter in a room with bookshelves., March 5, 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad Alaadeen, Fanny Dunfee, and Norman Hedman hanging out
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a kufi hat, Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, wearing a Disc Makers ball cap, and Norman Hedman sitting on a couch probably at the Westin Crown Center Hotel on the occasion of Hedman's performance at the Kansas City International Jazz Festival at Crown Center., June 25-27, 1999, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., 2 copies
Ahmad Alaadeen, Yoko Takemura, and Fanny Dunfee relax
Ahmad Alaadeen leaning into Yoko Takemura's shoulder as she has her right arm around his shoulders, sits with Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee at a patio table at the Dunfee/Alaadeen residence in Overland Park, Kansas., September 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ahmad and Fanny enjoy the sunshine
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a straw fedora hat and a sailboat print shirt, and Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, wearing a straw sunhat and sunglasses, stand outside as Ahmad blows into a soprano saxophone and Fanny grins with her left hand on his left forearm., No date; likely 1990s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Butch Berman, Jo Boehr, Fanny Dunfee, Steve Irwin, Ahmad Alaadeen and at The Blue Room
Butch Berman, wearing a Dashiki-style shirt, Jo Boehr, Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, Steve Irwin, Ahmad Alaadeen, also wearing a Dashiki-style shirt, and an unidentified woman gather around a table at The Blue Room in the American Jazz Museum in Kansas City, Missouri. The audience and museum exhibitions are visible behind the group., No date; likely 2005, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Carolyn and Mel Wanzo with Yoko Takemura and Fanny Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen share a meal
Carolyn Wanzo, Yoko Takemura, Mel Wanzo, Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, and Ahmad Alaadeen at an unidentified restaurant on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri., September 6, 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Fanny Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen
Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, wearing a hat, speaks into the right ear of Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a kufi hat, during the Governor's Humanities Awards at the Governor's Mansion in Jefferson City, Missouri., February 21, 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., original event, scheduled for 18 October 2000, was postponed due to Governor Mel Carnahan's death
Fanny Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen at an event
Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, wearing a headscarf, and Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a kufi cap, sitting at a table with a tablecloth at an unidentified venue and event., No date; likely 1990s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Fanny Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen at the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri
Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, wearing a straw hat, and Ahmad Alaadeen sitting at an outdoor table on a restaurant rooftop patio on the Country Club Plaza in Kansas City, Missouri., No date; likely 2000s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Fanny Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen backstage
Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, wearing a broad-brimmed hat, talks with the crowd as Ahmad Alaadeen reads a card backstage at an unidentified venue and event.. The crowd is visible in the mirror behind Fanny., No date; likely 1990s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Fanny Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen laugh while wearing artsy t-shirts
Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a cubist jazz art t-shirt, and Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, wearing a jazz fest t-shirt, are laughing during while the photograph is taken., September 9, 2003, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Fanny Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen with a couple of fans
Two unidentified men stand on either side of Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen., No date; likely 1997, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Fanny Dunfee and Ahmad Alaadeen with a fan
An unidentified fan stands with Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, and Ahmad Alaadeen., No date; likely 1997, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., 2 copies; copy 2: 6x4
Fanny Dunfee and Frank White, Jr.
Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee and inductee Frank White, Jr. (retired Kansas City Royals baseball player) during the Lincoln College Preparatory Academy Hall of Fame Gala held at the Gem Theater in Kansas City, Missouri., October 23, 1998, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Fanny Dunfee, Ahmad Alaadeen, Julie Youmans, David and Cathy Basse at the Governor's mansion
(Seated) Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, wearing a hat, Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a kufi hat, and an unidentified woman with (standing) David Basse, Cathy Basse, unidentified man, and Julie Youmans during the Governor's Humanities Awards at the Governor's Mansion in Jefferson City, Missouri., February 21, 2001, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., original event, scheduled for 18 October 2000, was postponed due to Governor Mel Carnahan's death
Jay McShann greets Ahmad Alaadeen in the 18th and Vine District
Jay McShann and Ahmad Alaadeen shaking hands, flanked by Marianne McShann and Carmell Jones in the 18th and Vine District, possibly an event in conjunction with Robert Altman's film "Kansas City"., 1996, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Marianne McShann, Jay McShann, Ahmad Alaadeen and a friend on 18th and Vine
Marianne McShann, an unidentified woman, Jay McShann, wearing a white ball cap, and Ahmad Alaadeen, wearing a kufi cap, stand arm in arm in front of the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in the 18th and Vine District in Kansas City, Missouri. Marianne has a bandage on her elbow. Jay wears a ball cap and Ahmad wears a kufi cap., August 21, 1996, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Mel Wanzo, Yoko Takemura and Fanny Dunfee have big smiles
Mel Wanzo, Yoko Takemura, and Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee have big grins while seated at The Blue Room in Kansas City, Missouri., September 2002, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, Kyoko Peters, Ahmad Alaadeen, Linda McShann, and Yoko Takemura in Kansas City, Missouri
Victoria "Fanny" Dunfee, Kyoko Peters, Ahmad Alaadeen, Linda McShann, and Yoko Takemura during Yoko Takemura's pottery show at the Goin' Round Gallery in Kansas City, Missouri., April 8, 2005, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.