- Buck Clayton presenting Kansas City, MO Mayor Charles B. Wheeler with an autographed copy of a Clayton album, "Jazz Party Time: A Buck Clayton Jam Session, Vol. 3", Plaza Hotel, New York City., June 6, 1978, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Additional correspondence accompanies this photo which states: JAZZ TIME -- Buck Clayton presents an autographed copy of his album, "A Buck Clayton Jam Session Vol. 3," to Kansas City, MO., Mayor Charles B. Wheeler at a Kansas City press conference, June 6,  at the Plaza Hotel in New York City. Buck was among 100 guests at a Kansas City press conference that highlighted the music of Eddie Baker and the "New Breed" combo of the Charlie "Bird" Parker Foundation.
Wilbur "Buck" Clayton Collection
Photographs from the collection of jazz arranger, composer, trumpeter, band leader, and influential Count Basie band member