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"Great Day in Harlem"
"A Great Day in Harlem": Art Kane portrait of fifty-seven jazz musicians in Harlem; Harlem, New York., 1958, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Count Basie, piano; Gigi Gryce, saxophone; Hank Jones, piano; Eddie Locke, drums; Horace Silver, piano; Luckey Roberts, piano; Maxine Sullivan, vocals; Jimmy Rushing, vocals; Joe Thomas, trumpet; Scoville Browne, clarinet; Stuff Smith, violin; Bill Crump, reeds; Coleman Hawkins, saxophone; Rudy Powell, saxophone; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Sahib Shihab, saxophone; Marian McPartland, piano; Lawrence Brown, trombone; Mary Lou Williams, piano; Emmett Berry, trumpet; Thelonious Monk, piano; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Milt Hinton, bass; Lester Young, saxophone; Rex Stewart, trumpet; J.C. Heard, drums; Gerry Mulligan, saxophone; Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Sonny Greer, drums; Jimmy Jones, piano; Miff Mole, trombone; Jay C. Higginbotham, trombone; Charles Mingus, bass; Jo Jones, drums; Gene Krupa, drums; Osie Johnson, Max Kaminsky, trumpet; George Wettling, drums; Bud Freeman, saxophone; Pee Wee Russell, clarinet; Ernie Wilkins, saxophone; Buster Bailey, clarinet; Sonny Rollins, saxophone; Benny Golson, saxophone; Art Farmer, trumpet; Wilbur Ware, bass; Hilton Jefferson, saxophone; Art Blakey, drums; Chubby Jackson, bass; Johnny Griffin, saxophone; Dickie Wells, trombone; Buck Clayton, trumpet; Taft Jordan, trumpet; Zutty Singleton, drums; Red Allen, trumpet; Tyree Glenn, trombone.
125th St in Harlem, New York
125th Street in Harlem; Harlem, New York., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
1986 Conneaut Lake Jazz Festival performers
Among other unidentified musicians are likely: Back row: top left, Bob Haggart; 4th from left, Bud Freeman; 5th from left, Ray McKinley; 6th from left, George Van Eps; 7th from left, Buck Clayton; 3rd from right Eddie Miller; at the 1986 Conneaut Lake Jazz Festival, Pennsylvania., 1986, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note to the right of the photograph, "The 1986 Conneaut Lake Jazz Festival Thanks for coming, Buck, Joy & Emmy [Baugate]"
375th Army Service Forces Band with hats off
Group portrait of the 375th Army Service Band; Camp Shanks, New York. Band personnel (H. Jackson, percussionist; T. Waters, L. Faulk, D. Taylor, A. Lanier, clarinets; Lt. Col. Hanson, C.W.O. J.J. Stanbrough, conductor; C. Bottoms, G. Mars, R. Williams, A. Blair, W. Clayton, trumpets; C. Atkinson, drum major; C. Fugua, drums; F. Williams, clarinet; I. Brown, H. Alieyne, F. Scott, B. Crawford, Lorenza Smith, saxophones; M. Ellington, C. Stokes, baritone; C. Albright, French horn, M. Oliver, W. Starks, drums; L. Carrington, tuba, A. Wallace, euphonium; B. Alston, M. Larkin, D. Minor, trombone; W. Ruffin, euphonium; E. Smith, tuba., 1944, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Caption title. 375th Army Service Forces Band, Camp Shanks N.Y.
375th Army Service Forces Band with hats on
Group portrait of the 375th Army Service Band; Camp Shanks, New York. Band personnel (H. Jackson, percussionist; T. Waters, L. Faulk, D. Taylor, A. Lanier, clarinets; Lt. Col. Hanson, C.W.O. J.J. Stanbrough, conductor; C. Bottoms, G. Mars, R. Williams, A. Blair, W. Clayton, trumpets; C. Atkinson, drum major; C. Fugua, drums; F. Williams, clarinet; I. Brown, H. Alieyne, F. Scott, B. Crawford, Lorenza Smith, saxophones; M. Ellington, C. Stokes, baritone; C. Albright, French horn, M. Oliver, W. Starks, drums; L. Carrington, tuba, A. Wallace, euphonium; B. Alston, M. Larkin, D. Minor, trombone; W. Ruffin, euphonium; E. Smith, tuba., 1944, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Caption title. 375th Army Service Forces Band, Camp Shanks N.Y.
375th Army Service Forces band
Group portrait of the 375th Army Service Band; Camp Shanks, New York. Band personnel (H. Jackson, percussionist; T. Waters, L. Faulk, D. Taylor, A. Lanier, clarinets; Lt. Col. Hanson, C.W.O. J.J. Stanbrough, conductor; C. Bottoms, G. Mars, R. Williams, A. Blair, W. Clayton, trumpets; C. Atkinson, drum major; C. Fugua, drums; F. Williams, clarinet; I. Brown, H. Alieyne, F. Scott, B. Crawford, Lorenza Smith, saxophones; M. Ellington, C. Stokes, baritone; C. Albright, French horn, M. Oliver, W. Starks, drums; L. Carrington, tuba, A. Wallace, euphonium; B. Alston, M. Larkin, D. Minor, trombone; W. Ruffin, euphonium; E. Smith, tuba., No date; likely between 1943 and 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Caption title. 375th Army Service Forces Band, Camp Shanks N.Y.
African-American band looking at the sheet music, "Are you Thinking of Me To-Night?"
An unidentified band, possibly the "Sensationals," gathered among their instruments, looking at the sheet music "Are You Thinking Of Me To-night?"., No date; likely 1930s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
After hours session
Publicity photo of Steve Allen (as Benny Goodman), Buck Clayton, Teddy Wilson and Gene Krupa performing with members of the band in a basement jam session on a small stage as part of the film The Benny Goodman Story., 1955, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Text printed on photo border: Printed in U.S.A c. 1955, Universal Pictures Company Inc. Permission granted for newspaper and magazine reproduction, Any other use, including television, prohibited.
Alain Bouchet engulfed in conversation
Alain Bouchet talking to an unidentified group of people., Approximately 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Alden-Barrett Quintet
Members of the Alden-Barrett Quintet (from left to right): Jackie Williams, Frank Tate[?], Howard Alden, Dan Barrett and Chuck Wilson, No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Alden-Barrett Quintet; photographer's label on verso: Nancy Miller Elliott [address].
Alix Combelle seated by Buck Clayton
Alix Combelle seated to the right of Buck Clayton listening to an unseen person., 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
All about the fight at the Canidrome
Tamara Lewis; Jimmie Carson; Joe McCutcheon with Teddy Weatherford; newspaper clippings about the fight in the Canidrome Ballroom that resulted in Buck Clayton and his Harlem Gentlemen leaving Shanghai; Shanghai, China., No date; likely 1937, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Mixed media of 3 photos with handwritten captions and 4 newspaper clippings. Top row newspaper clippings, left to right: "Fistic Comedy--Drama At Canidrome", "Notice Served On B. Clayton's Band Because of Fight", and from the Shanghai Show World by Max Chaichek, "Shanghailanders are critical, but they are also fair". Middle row, left to right: Newspaper clipping titled "Clayton Band to Leave Shanghai", and a portrait photo captioned Tamara Lewis. Bottom row, left to right: a photo captioned Joe & Teddy.
Andy Kirk
Portrait of Andy Kirk., No date; likely between 1981 and 1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Andy Kirk; photographer's label on verso: Nancy Miller Elliott [address].
Andy Kirk at the piano
Andy Kirk playing the piano., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Anne Rutledge
Signed portrait of Anne Rutledge., No date; likely between 1951 and 1960, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Signed by Rutledge: To Buck, It was my great pleasure to work with you, Anne.
Aritha Anne Dorsey-Clayton
An elderly Aritha Anne Dorsey-Clayton., 1950s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on verso: Aritha Anne Clayton.
Aritha Anne Dorsey-Clayton age 14
Studio portrait of Aritha Anne Dorsey about 14 years of age., 1890, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on verso reads: About 14; copy has typewritten note: Mom at age fourteen.
Aritha Anne Dorsey-Clayton age 35
Studio portrait of Aritha Anne Dorsey-Clayton at age 35 in a white dress and hair worn up., 1911, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on verso reads: Mom-35 years.
Aritha Anne Dorsey-Clayton age unknown
Aritha Anne Dorsey-Clayton in open-necked white shirt, hair up, aged around mid-60s., Late 1930s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on verso: Mom.
At Carnegie Hall
Shot of Buck Clayton and ensemble, (likely Milt Hinton on bass and Jo Jones on drums), from behind while playing Carnegie Hall in New York City; possibly the performance of April 9, 1954 with Mel Powell and his All Stars., April 9, 1954, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on photo border: Carnegie Hall.
At the Loop Lounge in Cleveland
The Buck Clayton Quartet performing at the Loop Lounge (Kelly Martin, drums ; Buck Clayton, trumpet ; Milt Hinton, bass ; likely Bud Powell, piano)., February 1956, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's logo on border of photo: James A. Joyce, photographer, Cleveland, Ohio ; 2nd copy of photo has newspaper ad from the Loop Lounge announcing the engagement glued to the front.
Baby portrait of Candice Clayton
Portrait of Candice Clayton as an infant in a white dress., 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Candice (Candy).
Barney Moss and Buck Clayton at Connolly's Star Dust Room
Barney Moss wearing a camera and holding a flash with Buck Clayton holding his trumpet standing outside of Connolly's Star Dust Room with Buck Clayton on the marquee; Roxbury, Boston, Massachusetts., June 1964, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bass player
An unidentified bass player possibly Larry Gales, performing., No date; likely 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ben Webster saxophone solo
Ben Webster playing a saxophone solo; with Buck Clayton, trumpet, Henri Chaix, piano, Isla Eckinger, bass, Romano Cavicchiolo, drums, and Alain du Bois, guitar, during a concert in Baden, Switzerland on June 3rd, 1967., June 3, 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Roger Kaysel, Fotograf, [phone symbol] 056/85 19 19, Lätten, CH-5413 Birmenstorf.
Benny Carter
Signed portrait of Benny Carter., October 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Signed on photograph by Carter: To Buck Clayton, A finer guy I've never met, Sincerely Ben Carter, Oct. 1945.
Benny Carter
Portrait of a serious Benny Carter., 1982?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Benny Carter ; photographer's label attached to verso: Photographed by Nancy Elliott [address and phone number].
Benny Goodman
Portrait of Benny Goodman, 1982?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Benny Goodman; photographer's stamp on verso: Photographed by Nancy Miller Elliott [address and phone number] c1982, not to be published without permission.

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