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Brown Chapel A.M.E.
Exterior shot of the Brown Chapel A.M.E. in Parsons, Kansas., 1920s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: A.M.E. Church, Parsons, Kansas ; handwritten note on photo recto: Brown Chapel A.M.E. Parsons, Kans.
Brown Chapel Choir
Members of the Brown Chapel Choir posed in choir robes (includes Aritha Anne Dorsey-Clayton and Simeon O. Clayton), 1920s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on recto: Brown Chapel Choir ; A. Dorsey-Clayton (4) Director, S.O. Clayton (19) Pres. Note of verso lists chorus members: 1. May Christian 2. Frankie Bass-Lovelady 3. Nettie Glass 4. A. Dorsey-Clayton, director 5. Odie Bonner 6. Josephine Bright 7. Lucille Holland, organist 8. Eugenia Miller 9. Ida Brown 10. Lucille Christian 11. Lena Bowser 12. Cleo Shakespeare 13. Irene McMurray 14. E.J. Moore 15. Walter Davis 16. Harvey Bradley 17. Allen 18. Newton Bowser 19. S.O. Clayton, president 20. Reuben Miller 22. J.D. Brown ; black and white copy of the image included.
Buck Clayton and Jack Medlock
Buck Clayton seated on a wire or rope with Jack Medlock., Approximately 1928, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on photo's border reads: Tuff customers.
Buck Clayton and Jack Medlock by a shack
Buck Clayton and Jack Medlock leaning against a tree in front of a shack in either late fall, winter, or early spring., Approximately 1928, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on photo's border reads: Shack bullies.
Buck Clayton and friends
Buck Clayton with George Jones and Jack Medlock., Appoximately 1929, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: George Jones, Buck, Jack Medlock.
Buck Clayton in Boyle Heights, California
Buck Clayton standing with his hands in his pockets in front of a building in Boyle Heights, California., 1930, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Buck in Boyle Heights 1930 California.
Buck Clayton posing with friends
Buck Clayton standing with Jean Clayton, Jack Medlock, Mary Bledsoe and Leon Stafford., Approximately 1929, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Buck Clayton, Jean Clayton (Sis), Jack Medlock, Mary Bledsoe, Leon Stafford, Parsons, Kansas.
Buck Clayton with friends
Buck Clayton standing with Jean Clayton, Charles McKnight, Margery Clayton, Sarah Bright and Shifford Garner., Approximately 1929, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Jean, Charles McKnight, Margery, Buck, Sarah Bright, Shifford Garner.
Buck Clayton with his mother and Jack
Buck Clayton posed beside a house with his mother, Aritha Anne Dorsey-Clayton, and Jack Medlock., Approximately 1927, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on verso reads: Jack Medlock-Mom-Me.
Buck Clayton with woman
Buck Clayton standing with an unidentified woman; possibly one of his sisters., Approximately 1928, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
California bound
Buck Clayton with Jack Medlock laughing through a barn window, Buck with a hat in his hand., 1930, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on verso reads: Jack and Buck prior to California trip.
Douglas Grade School
Exterior shot of the Douglas Grade School building in Parsons, Kansas., 1920s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Douglas Grade School; handwritten on verso: Parsons, Kansas.
Dunbar Hotel in Los Angeles
Exterior view of the Dunbar Hotel in Los Angele's Little Harlem from across the street; three cars, bunting, and ads for Ex-lax can be seen., 1928.0, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Friends of Buck Clayton posing together
Group photo of five of Buck's friends mugging for the camera: Leon, Jack Medlock, Simon Paye Long, Allen, and Edward., April 12, 1928, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Date on verso: April 12, 1928; note on photo reads: Leon, Jack, Simon, Allen, Edward.
Graduation portrait of Buck Clayton
Buck Clayton graduation portrait., 1930, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: "Gratuation [sic] picture 1930".
Harry T. Burleigh Musical Club
Group photo of the members of the Harry T. Burleigh Musical Club (includes Aritha Anne Dorsey-Clayton and Simeon O. Clayton), December 29, 1922, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Complete list of individuals in portrait on verso (58 names) including Aritha Anne Dorsey-Clayton and Simeon O. Clayton; note on recto: "Harry T. Burleigh Musical Club community service Parsons KS, 12-29-22.
Jean Clayton and friends
Jean Clayton posed outside near a work-shed with four unidentified friends (3 women, one man)., Approximately 1928, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on photo border reads: A bunch of 'escaped nuts'.
Jean Clayton and friends in swimsuits
Jean Clayton with a group of unidentified girls in bathing suits; one in a humorous pose., Approximately 1928, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Mineola Walker's piano class 1923
Class portrait of Mineola Walker's 1923 piano class including Buck Clayton., 1923, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on verso of copy 1 reads: Mineola Walker's Class-piano-1923-Buck extreme right end. Note on verso of copy 2 reads: Kenneth Strother became a pianist near Minneapolis.
Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad Station
Exterior shot of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad Station in Parsons, Kansas., 1920s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: M.K.T. Railroad Station, Parsons, Kansas.
Outdoor jam session
Buck Clayton playing trumpet with Shifford Garner on sax in front of a tree; the photographer's shadow is visible in the foreground., 1929, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on verso reads: First picture with a trumpet; Buck and Shifford Garner; 1929.
Photo of a young couple posing outdoors
Portrait of an unidentified young woman and man posing outdoors., 1920s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Photo of a young man
Portrait of an unidentified young man., 1920s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Photo of a young man
Portrait of an unidentified young man with hat and bowtie., 1920s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Photo of a young man
Portrait of an unidentified young man., 1920s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Photo of a young man in a hat
Portrait of an unidentified young man in a hat., 1920s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Photo of a young man in a top hat
Portrait of an unidentified young man in top hat and glasses., 1920s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Photo of a young man wearing a hat
Portrait of an unidentified young man wearing a hat., 1920s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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