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At Candice's graduation
Buck and Pat Clayton seated in the auditorium at their daughter Candice's graduation., 1970?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Between takes
Buck Clayton seated in a recording studio; Vic Dickenson (in a hat) and another, unidentified man, are in the foreground., March 30, 1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten on verso: Mel.
Buck Clayton and Jack Medlock
Buck Clayton and Jack Medlock standing beside the porch of a house., 1960s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Buck and Jack Medlock, Parsons, Kansas.
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 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 in his first tuxedo
Formal portrait of Buck Clayton in his first tuxedo in Los Angeles., 1932, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Inscribed on photo: "To my sweet little sisters Jean & Margery from Wilbur D. Clayton" ; copy (18 x 13 cm) with typewritten note: First tuxedo Red Mill Dance Hall 1932, Los Angeles, Calif.
Buck Clayton on Main Street, Parsons, Kansas
Buck Clayton standing on Main Street, Parsons, Kansas; a Rexall drug store is seen off to the left., 1970s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Buck on Main Street, hometown, Parsons, Kansas.
Buck Clayton outside the Famous Door
Buck Clayton standing with an unidentified man under the awning of the Famous Door on 52nd Street in New York City., 1938, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
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 recording session
Buck Clayton on trumpet in a recording studio with Sir Charles Thompson, Jimmy Butts, Dexter Gordon, J.C. Heard, Danny Barker and Charlie Parker., Early 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Charles Thompson, Jimmy Butts, Dexter Gordon, Buck, J.C. Heard, Danny Barker, Charley Parker; handwritten: WBCC 704a.
Buck Clayton visiting with Mineola Walker
Buck Clayton seated with piano teacher Mineola Walker in her home., 1970s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Buck and former piano teacher Mrs. Mineola Walker, 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 and Pat Clayton seated at their daughter's graduation
Buck and Pat Clayton seated in the auditorium at their daughter Candice's graduation., 1970?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck and granddaughter
Buck Clayton standing outside with his granddaughter Dawn Rachael Parrott., Late 1970s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: (Candice?) & Buck Clayton [compare age w/ '79-82].
Buck holding grandbaby Dawn
Buck Clayton holding granddaughter Dawn Rachael Parrott, about 2 years old., Mid to late 1960s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Buck and grand daughter Dawn Rachael Parrott.
Buck in a recording session
Buck Clayton on trumpet in a recording studio with Jimmy Butts, Dexter Gordon, J.C. Heard, Danny Barker and Charlie Parker, Early 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Charlie Parker, Dexter Gordon, Clayton, Danny Barker, Recording session.
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.
Clayton family at the beach
Buck and Pat Clayton at the beach with an unidentified woman and child behind them., 1950s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Clayton men
Simeon O. Clayton holding baby Buck Clayton on the porch of their home; with Clayton's uncle Monroe Dorsey and their dog, Duke; early spring., 1911, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Note on verso reads: Where I was born; Uncle Monroe; Duke-dog; me in Dad's lap. and Parsons, KS-birthplace, Simeon O. Clayton (father) holding Buck, (Uncle) Monroe Dorsey.
Clayton's Imperial Four
Studio photo of the members of Simeon O. Clayton's Imperial Four turned to the left and facing forward., Before 1911, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Clayton's Imperial Four, Clarence Fisher (tenor), Marcus Lane (tenor), Walter Davis (baritone), S.O. Clayton (bass).
Claytons with Joe Lewis
Buck and Pat Clayton seated at a table with boxer Joe Louis., 1940s?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten on verso: Joe Louis' 125 St. by 5 Ave. Earle Warren, Noreen Tate & her group.
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".
In front of Johnny's Tavern
Buck Clayton standing with Eddie Barefield, Benny Morton and two unidentified musicians in front of an awning reading Johnny's Tavern., 1938, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
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'.
Listening to a session recording with Vic Dickenson
Vic Dickenson seated with Buck Clayton behind microphones in a recording studio; liquor and wine bottles within reach., March 30, 1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Vic Dickenson and Buck listening to a playback; copy of photo (9 x 12 cm).

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