Barney Kessel at Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail Colorado
Barney Kessel standing outside most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Barney Kessel having a conversation with Joe Venuti
Barney Kessel facing Joe Venuti, wearing a fedora with a feather hatband, having a conversation outdoors during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado with an unidentified group of people behind them., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bob Wilber with a couple likely at Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado
An unidentified woman with Bob Wilber and an unidentified man at an outdoor cocktail party, most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado. They each hold a drink in their hand and there is an unidentified group of people behind them., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton by the pool with a music fan
Buck Clayton with his arm around a female music fan wearing a sleeveless dress and holding her keys, sunglasses and purse in front of the swimming pool, most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton standing by an unidentified man
Buck Clayton standing next to an unidentified man, most likely at Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Covered bridge, likely in Vail, Colorado
Wooden covered bridge at Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Milt Hinton's ready to take your picture
Milt Hinton standing outside of a bus, holding a flash for the camera around his neck, most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Music fans attending Dick Gibson's Jazz Party
Music fans attending Dick Gibson's Jazz party in Vail, Colorado. A man's lapel pin says "Vail, 53, Jazz" and has a picture of a trumpet on it., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Music fans standing outside of the Wildcat Tavern
An unidentified couple standing on the street in front of the Wildcat Tavern, most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Possibly Dick Gibson talking to Billy Butterfield and Zoot Sims at likely Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado
Possibly Dick Gibson talking to Billy Butterfield and Zoot Sims outside in front of steps with an unidentified couple behind them at likely Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Stores in Vail
A snapshot of mountains, liquor store, delicatessen, two parked cars, and people walking in the street, on Bridge Street, Vail, Colorado, most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Teddy Wilson in conversation
Teddy Wilson, wearing a fedora and standing outside talking to an unidentified man whose back is to the camera most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Two Dick Gibson Jazz Party attendees
An unidentified couple wearing Vail Jazz pins with the numbers 210 and 211, most likely at Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Vic Dickenson sits on the lawn to enjoy a beer
Vic Dickenson, wearing a fedora and a short-sleeve shirt and holding a Budweiser beer as he sits on a lawn, most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Wildcat Tavern sign
Wildcat Tavern Sign, food drink & lodging, most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Wood pile and sleigh at the Wildcat Tavern
A wood pile and sleigh at the Wildcat Tavern, most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims and possibly Johnny Mince
Possibly Johnny Mince and Zoot Sims stand outside with unidentified men behind them most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Zoot Sims and possibly Johnny Mince
Possibly Johnny Mince standing outside with Zoot Sims who has a Budweiser beer and a cigarette in a holder, with two unidentified men behind them, most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
cocktail party during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party
An unidentified group of people at an outdoor cocktail party, most likely at Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado. A lapel button on a man's suit jacket says, "Vail, V40, Jazz" and has a picture of a trumpet., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
couple on the street looks up
An unidentified couple looks up from the street, most likely in Vail, Colorado. The man is possibly Dave Brubeck., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
stylish couple laugh during a conversation
A stylish unidentified couple laugh during a conversation at a party with three unidentified people behind them, most likely at Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
trombonist tells an amusing secret for Buck Clayton
Buck Clayton smiles as he listens to an unidentified trombonist, possibly Urbie Green, shield his mouth with his hand to whisper in Buck's ear. George Duvivier, bass player, and a pianist play their instruments behind them, likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
unidentified clarinetist with Coleman Hawkins, sax; Buck Clayton, trumpet; likely Urbie Green, trombone; and Gus Johnson, drums, most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado
An unidentified clarinetist with Coleman Hawkins, sax; Buck Clayton, trumpet; likely Urbie Green, trombone; and Gus Johnson, drums playing most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
unidentified clarinetist with Coleman Hawkins, sax; Buck Clayton, trumpet; likely Urbie Green, trombone; and Gus Johnson, drums; and George Duvivier, bass player; most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado
An unidentified clarinetist and pianist with Coleman Hawkins, sax; Buck Clayton, trumpet; likely Urbie Green, trombone; Gus Johnson, drums; and George Duvivier, bass; most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
unidentified couple with Buck Clayton
Buck Clayton standing with an unidentified couple, most likely at Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado. The man is possibly Dave Brubeck., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
unidentified man sitting outside
An unidentified man sitting outside, camera strap around his neck and a suit carrier next to him. Most likely during Dick Gibson's Jazz Party in Vail, Colorado., September 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.