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"Great Day in Harlem"
"A Great Day in Harlem": Art Kane portrait of fifty-seven jazz musicians in Harlem; Harlem, New York., 1958, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Count Basie, piano; Gigi Gryce, saxophone; Hank Jones, piano; Eddie Locke, drums; Horace Silver, piano; Luckey Roberts, piano; Maxine Sullivan, vocals; Jimmy Rushing, vocals; Joe Thomas, trumpet; Scoville Browne, clarinet; Stuff Smith, violin; Bill Crump, reeds; Coleman Hawkins, saxophone; Rudy Powell, saxophone; Oscar Pettiford, bass; Sahib Shihab, saxophone; Marian McPartland, piano; Lawrence Brown, trombone; Mary Lou Williams, piano; Emmett Berry, trumpet; Thelonious Monk, piano; Vic Dickenson, trombone; Milt Hinton, bass; Lester Young, saxophone; Rex Stewart, trumpet; J.C. Heard, drums; Gerry Mulligan, saxophone; Roy Eldridge, trumpet; Dizzy Gillespie, trumpet; Sonny Greer, drums; Jimmy Jones, piano; Miff Mole, trombone; Jay C. Higginbotham, trombone; Charles Mingus, bass; Jo Jones, drums; Gene Krupa, drums; Osie Johnson, Max Kaminsky, trumpet; George Wettling, drums; Bud Freeman, saxophone; Pee Wee Russell, clarinet; Ernie Wilkins, saxophone; Buster Bailey, clarinet; Sonny Rollins, saxophone; Benny Golson, saxophone; Art Farmer, trumpet; Wilbur Ware, bass; Hilton Jefferson, saxophone; Art Blakey, drums; Chubby Jackson, bass; Johnny Griffin, saxophone; Dickie Wells, trombone; Buck Clayton, trumpet; Taft Jordan, trumpet; Zutty Singleton, drums; Red Allen, trumpet; Tyree Glenn, trombone.
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]"
A visit with Angela Lascelles, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Freeman, Buck Clayton and Gerald Lascelles
Dizzy Gillespie seated with Bud Freeman, Buck Clayton, Gérard Lascelles and the back of Angela Lascelles; Paris, France., No date; likely between 1951 and 1960, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
African-American band looking at the sheet music, "Are you Thinking of Me To-Night?"
An unidentified band, possibly the "Sensationals," gathered among their instruments, looking at the sheet music "Are You Thinking Of Me To-night?"., No date; likely 1930s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
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.
Al Cohn smiling toward the crowd
Al Cohn smiling to his left., September 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Grey and Erskine Hawkins
Al Grey with Erskine Hawkins on the sidewalk with palm trees and cars behind them., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Al Grey ( r )
Al Grey smiles at the photographer
Al Grey smiles at the photographer as he holds a trombone., September 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Alain Bouchet engulfed in conversation
Alain Bouchet talking to an unidentified group of people., Approximately 1984, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Alain Du Bois
Alain Du Bois, Clayton's friend from Geneva, Switzerland., 1960s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Alden-Barrett Quintet
Members of the Alden-Barrett Quintet (from left to right): Jackie Williams, Frank Tate[?], Howard Alden, Dan Barrett and Chuck Wilson, No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Alden-Barrett Quintet; photographer's label on verso: Nancy Miller Elliott [address].
Alix Combelle seated by Buck Clayton
Alix Combelle seated to the right of Buck Clayton listening to an unseen person., 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
All about the fight at the Canidrome
Tamara Lewis; Jimmie Carson; Joe McCutcheon with Teddy Weatherford; newspaper clippings about the fight in the Canidrome Ballroom that resulted in Buck Clayton and his Harlem Gentlemen leaving Shanghai; Shanghai, China., No date; likely 1937, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Mixed media of 3 photos with handwritten captions and 4 newspaper clippings. Top row newspaper clippings, left to right: "Fistic Comedy--Drama At Canidrome", "Notice Served On B. Clayton's Band Because of Fight", and from the Shanghai Show World by Max Chaichek, "Shanghailanders are critical, but they are also fair". Middle row, left to right: Newspaper clipping titled "Clayton Band to Leave Shanghai", and a portrait photo captioned Tamara Lewis. Bottom row, left to right: a photo captioned Joe & Teddy.
André Persiany
André Persiany seated in a recording studio with a cigarette in his mouth and facing the left., No date; likely 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Pepe Persiani- French pianist.
Andy Kirk
Portrait of Andy Kirk., 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: Andy Kirk; photographer's label on verso: Nancy Miller Elliott [address].
Andy Kirk and Buck Clayton
Andy Kirk with Buck Clayton at a Local 802 meeting., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Angela Lascelles, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Freeman, Buck Clayton, and Gerald Lascelles smiling for the photograph
Angela Lascelles, sitting on the arm of a couch, smiling, with Dizzy Gillespie, in sunglasses, waving at the photographer, seated with Bud Freeman, Buck Clayton, holding a trumpet, and Gérard Lascelles seated on the other arm of the couch; Paris, France., No date; likely between 1951 and 1960, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Arnett Cobb playing saxophone
Arnett Cobb playing saxophone; wearing a plaid jacket and facing to the left with a black background., No date; likely 1960s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Coleman Hawkins.
Arnvid Meyer and Buck Clayton
Buck Clayton with trumpeter Arnvid Meyer in Aalborg, Denmark., April 24, 1969, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Aalborg, Denmark 24. April likely 1969
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.
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.
At the Parthenon
Bull Moose Jackson standing with John Phillips, David Burns, Buck Clayton and Jackie Williams in front of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece., Late April, early May 1977, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: Bull Moose Jackson / John Phillips / David Burns / Clayton / Jackie Williams.
At the Parthenon
Bull Moose Jackson standing with John Phillips, David Burns, Buck Clayton and Jackie Williams in front of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece., Late April, early May 1977, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: David Burns, Bull Moose Jackson, Jackie Williams, John Phillips.
At the Parthenon
Bull Moose Jackson standing with John Phillips, David Burns, Buck Clayton and Jackie Williams in front of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece., Late April, early May 1977, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: John Phillips, Jackie Williams, Buck, Bull Moose Jackson, David Burns.
At the airport in Dunedin, New Zealand
Vic Dickenson standing with an unidentified group of musicians at the Dunedin, New Zealand airport; seen are a drum kit, banjo, trombone and a bass in its case., March 1964, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Manufacturer's date on photo border: MAY 64.
At the bar with Rosetta
Buck Clayton at the bar with, possibly, jazz historian Rosetta Reitz, in Geneva, Switzerland; a long-haired bartender is seen in the background., September 1979?, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Stamp on verso: Raymond Rè, Av. Ernest Hentsch 4, 1207 Geneve, [telephone symbol] 36 50 52; handwritten on verso: XII/25.

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