Langston Hughes looking down
Langston Hughes looking down. He is wearing a dark suit and patterned tie, standing in front of a blank background., No date; likely between 1995 and 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Color photograph of a black and white photo originally on the wall of the Mutual Musicians Foundation.
Murl Johnson holding a drum
Murl Johnson holding a drum while sitting. He is wearing a dress shirt and tie, looking forward and smiling. Other unidentified musicians are standing behind Johnson., No date; likely between 1995 and 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Color photograph of a black and white photo originally on the wall of the Mutual Musicians Foundation.
Publicity photo for Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy
Publicity photo for Andy Kirk and His Twelve Clouds of Joy, featuring Mary Lou Williams and Pha Terrel. The photo features Ted Brinson (guitar), Kirk (leader), Booker Collins (bass), Ben Thigpen (drums), Mary Lou Williams (piano and arranger), Ted Donnelly (trombone), Dick Wilson (sax), John Williams (sax), unidentified (trumpet), Pha Terrell (vocals), Earl Thomson (trumpet), John Harrington (sax), and Harry Lawson (trumpet) standing while holding their instruments., No date; likely between 1995 and 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Color photograph of a black and white photo originally on the wall of the Mutual Musicians Foundation. The camera flash is reflecting off the original photo.
Samuel "Baby" Lovett and Julia Lee at a nightclub
Samuel "Baby" Lovett and Julia Lee performing at a nightclub, possibly Milton\u2019s at 3507 Troost Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri. Lovett is standing behind drums, holding sticks while looking forward and smiling. Lee is sitting at a piano, looking forward and smiling. Lovett is wearing a tuxedo and Lee is wearing a dress., No date; likely between 1995 and 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Color photograph of a black and white photo originally on the wall of the Mutual Musicians Foundation.
WPA dance band in Kansas City
WPA dance band in front of an unidentified building in Kansas City, Missouri. Fifteen unidentified men are standing on a porch outside a building holding their instruments, including trumpets, saxophones, drums, guitar, and bass. They are all looking forward and smiling., No date; likely between 1995 and 2000, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Color photograph of a black and white photo originally on the wall of the Mutual Musicians Foundation.