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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.
3 Deuces Club
3 Deuces marquee advertising a performance by Coleman Hawkins as well as the Tiny Grimes Trio., 1947.0, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
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.
Advertising a Basie performance
A sign at an unidentified venue advertising a performance of the Count Basie Orchestra with Pearl Bailey., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Aerial shot of Chin Lee
Aerial shot of Chin Lee's., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Chin Lee.
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.
Announcing the show
An unidentified emcee at the microphone on stage with a big band behind him., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Apollo Theater marquee
Apollo Theatre marquee advertising a performance featuring Billy Eckstine, Jimmie Lunceford's Band and Eddie Wilcox in Harlem, New York., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Apollo Theater New York, N.Y.
Apollo Theater marquee
Apollo Theatre marquee advertising a performance featuring the Mills Brothers and the Andy Kirk Band in Harlem, New York., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Apollo Theater marquee
Apollo Theatre marquee advertising a performance featuring Arnett Cobb's' band and Sid Catlet's band in Harlem, New York., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Apollo Theater marquee
Apollo Theatre marquee advertising a performance featuring Sy Oliver's band in Harlem, New York., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Stamped on verso: This is a Winet [blurred] Print.
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.
At the beach
An unidentified man walking on a beach, most likely Missouri Avenue Beach, Atlantic City, NJ., No date; likely between 1938 and 1941, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ben Webster
Ben Webster resting his left hand on his saxophone with his right hand out the window; no suit jacket and his fedora brim turned up., 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ben Webster plays
Ben Webster playing saxophone with Buck Clayton in his military uniform seated behind him along with Leonard Gaskin, Tiny Grimes, and an unidentified group of musicians., 1944?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Ben Webster.
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 Morton relaxing
Benny Morton seated on the window sill., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Benny Morton talking on the telephone
Benny Morton sitting on the window sill talking on the telephone., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton Benny Morton and others
Buck Clayton, trumpet with: Benny Morton, Jack Butler, Mezz Mezzrow, Max Kaminsky, Eddie Barefield, Cliff Jackson with microphone and the man seated on the far left is Milt Buckner., 1946?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton and Rex Stewart in the green room
Buck Clayton and Rex Stewart; New York., 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton and others
Buck Clayton on stage playing trumpet with an unidentified bass player in New York., 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Roy Eldridge "Jazz at the Philharmonic" ; stamped number on verso: 923.
Buck Clayton checking out his friend's shoes
Buck Clayton speaking with an unidentified man outside a barracks-type building., 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton holding his trumpet
Buck Clayton holding a trumpet., No date; likely 1940s or 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton leaning on a fence
Buck Clayton leaning on a fence wearing two-tone oxfords and a newsboy cap., 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton on a New York street with a friend
Buck Clayton with an unidentified man on the streets of New York., 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton on a boardwalk
Buck Clayton standing on a boardwalk wearing sunglasses and a newsboy cap., 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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