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1986 Conneaut Lake Jazz Festival performers
Among other unidentified musicians are likely: Back row: top left, Bob Haggart; 4th from left, Bud Freeman; 5th from left, Ray McKinley; 6th from left, George Van Eps; 7th from left, Buck Clayton; 3rd from right Eddie Miller; at the 1986 Conneaut Lake Jazz Festival, Pennsylvania., 1986, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note to the right of the photograph, "The 1986 Conneaut Lake Jazz Festival Thanks for coming, Buck, Joy & Emmy [Baugate]"
After hours session
Publicity photo of Steve Allen (as Benny Goodman), Buck Clayton, Teddy Wilson and Gene Krupa performing with members of the band in a basement jam session on a small stage as part of the film The Benny Goodman Story., 1955, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Text printed on photo border: Printed in U.S.A c. 1955, Universal Pictures Company Inc. Permission granted for newspaper and magazine reproduction, Any other use, including television, prohibited.
At Carnegie Hall
Shot of Buck Clayton and ensemble, (likely Milt Hinton on bass and Jo Jones on drums), from behind while playing Carnegie Hall in New York City; possibly the performance of April 9, 1954 with Mel Powell and his All Stars., April 9, 1954, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on photo border: Carnegie Hall.
At the Crawdaddy Room
Buck Clayton, speaking into a microphone with Jackie Williams, drums, and Chuck Folds, piano, at the Crawdaddy Room., No date; likely between 1971 and 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Jackie Williams, Chuck Folds, Buck, Crawdaddy Room.
At the Loop Lounge in Cleveland
The Buck Clayton Quartet performing at the Loop Lounge (Kelly Martin, drums ; Buck Clayton, trumpet ; Milt Hinton, bass ; likely Bud Powell, piano)., February 1956, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's logo on border of photo: James A. Joyce, photographer, Cleveland, Ohio ; 2nd copy of photo has newspaper ad from the Loop Lounge announcing the engagement glued to the front.
Buck Clayton and Jo Jones
Buck Clayton, wearing a plaid fedora, a necklace, a sweater and a checked suit jacket, standing with his left arm around the shoulders of Jo Jones in front of a stage with chairs. Other unidentified individuals behind them., No date; likely between 1971 and 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton and Jo Jones on the steps
Buck Clayton, wearing an overcoat, standing outside on some steps with Jo Jones holding a San Francisco book bag., No date; likely between 1981 and 1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton and Vic Dickenson with musicians at the airport
Vic Dickenson standing with Buck Clayton and an unidentified group of people, including a man at a drum kit and a trombonist at the airport in Dunedin, New Zealand., March 1964, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Manufacturer's date on photo border: MAY 64.
Buck Clayton directing the Reno Club Band at the 1984 Kool Jazz Festival
Buck Clayton on stage with a group of musicians and two unidentified men (likely: Hank Jones, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Philly Jo Jones, drums; Eddie Jones, bass; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Frank Wess, reeds; Buck Clayton, conductor; unidentified trumpeter) at the 1984 Kool Jazz Festival, Avery Fisher Hall, New York, N.Y., June 30, 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton listening to the band at the 1984 Kool Jazz Festival
Buck Clayton on stage with a group of musicians (likely: Hank Jones, piano; Freddie Green, guitar; Philly Jo Jones, drums; Eddie Jones, bass; Curtis Fuller, trombone; Illinois Jacquet, tenor saxophone; Buck Clayton, conductor) and an unidentified man, at the 1984 Kool Jazz Festival, Avery Fisher Hall, New York, N.Y., June 30, 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton on stage with his trumpet
Buck Clayton playing trumpet in Baden, Switzerland; the top of Wally Bishop's, drums, head can be seen., February 6, 1966, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Roger Kaysel, Fotograf, [phone symbol] 056/85 19 19, Lätten, CH-5413 Birmenstorf.
Buck Clayton performing with Charles Thompson and others
Sir Charles Thompson, Buck Clayton, Franklin Skeets [that is, Skeete], Jackie Williams and Buddy Tate performing on a carpeted stage., No date; likely between 1951 and 1960, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Charles Thompson, Buck, Franklyn Skeets, Jackie Williams, Buddy Tate.
Buck Clayton performing with Melba Liston and others
Walter Page, double bass, (likely) Ernie Caceres, clarinet, Charlie Persip, drums, Melba Liston, trombone, Buck Clayton, trumpet performing on stage., No date; likely 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Walter Page (bass), Charlie Persip (drums).
Buck Clayton playing with Eddie Condon's band
Buck Clayton performing in a club with Eddie Condon's Band; seen are Eddie Condon, guitar, Leonard Gaskin, bassist, Herbie Hall, clarinet, likely George Wettling, drums, Cutty Cutshall, trombone, and likely Gene Schroeder, piano., August 26, 1959, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Eddie Condon's Band, Clayton, Pops Foster 8/26/59 ; WBCC #204.
Buck Clayton speaking at a performance
Buck Clayton speaking into a microphone with the Swingin' Dream Band including James Chirillo, guitar, Dennis Mackrel, drums, Doug Lawrence, Jerry Dodgion, Joe Temperley, saxes, and Randy Sandke, trumpet., No date; likely between 1981 and 1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton trumpet solo
Buck Clayton playing a trumpet solo; with Ben Webster, saxophone, Romano Cavicchiolo, drums, and Alain du Bois, guitar during a concert in Baden, Switzerland on June 3rd, 1967., June 3, 1967, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Roger Kaysel, Fotograf, [phone symbol] 056/85 19 19, Lätten, CH-5413 Birmenstorf.
Buck Clayton with Kai Winding
Buck Clayton playing trumpet with Kai Winding, trombone, Gus Johnson, drums, and Bob Haggart on bass., No date; likely between 1961 and 1970, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton with Kai Winding
Buck Clayton playing trumpet with Kai Winding, trombone, Gus Johnson, drums, and Bob Haggart on bass., No date; likely between 1961 and 1970, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton with ensemble on stage
Trummy Young[?], Sidney Bechet, Buck Clayton, Dicky Wells[?], Benny Morton, George Wettling, Pops Foster, Joe Marsala, Max Kaminsky and an unidentified group of musicians performing on stage., 1945?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten notes on verso: 2 copies of [unreadable]; Eddie [possibly Ennis?] [unreadable] c/o Eddie Condon's 47 W. 3rd New York City + B[unreadable] ; 194[5] ; Europe: Sidney Bechet, Clayton, Dickie Wells; 452-3.
Buck Clayton with jazz trio
Buck Clayton performing with Bobby Donaldson and an unidentified pianist; above them is a poster advertising the IBM 632., 1958.0, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton, Gus Johnson in conversation
Gus Johnson speaking with Buck Clayton at a party., No date; likely between 1951 and 1960, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck Clayton, Kenny Clarke, and John Lewis at the Swing Street Dedication
Buck Clayton with his arm around the shoulder of Kenny Clarke beside John Lewis, outdoors, likely at the Swing Street Dedication, New York. A group of unidentified people behind them., No date; likely between June 24 and 28, 1979, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buck playing trumpet
Buck Clayton playing trumpet next to an unidentified drummer who's face is covered at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York., No date; likely between 1951 and 1960, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Typewritten note on verso: Buck with Benny Goodman Waldorf Hotel, N.Y.C. ; Stamped photographer credit on verso: Photography by Popsie [address and phone] Please credit.
Byron Stripling playing trumpet
Byron Stripling, trumpet, and Dennis Mackrel, drums, performing with James Chirillo, guitar ; Doug Lawrence and Jerry Dodgion, saxes, and other members of the Swingin' Dream Band; two unidentified people to the fore of the photo., No date; likely between 1981 and 1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Clayton on stage
Buck Clayton playing a muted trumpet with an unidentified drummer on stage., No date; likely 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dennis Mackrel and Byron Stripling performing
Dennis Mackrel, drums, and Byron Stripling, trumpet, performing with members of the Swingin' Dream Band., No date; likely between 1981 and 1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Grover Mitchell Band [lightly crossed out] Swingin' Dream Band.
Dennis Mackrel playing drums
Dennis Mackrel performing with members of the Swingin' Dream Band., No date; likely between 1981 and 1990, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Drummer and bassist
An unidentified bass player and drummer performing on stage in New York., 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Stamped number on verso: 923.

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