"Grammy Hall of Fame" Guest Stars
Publicity print featuring "Grammy Hall of Fame" Guest Stars: Natalie Cole, Peter Allen, Celeste Holm and John Raitt, Mary Crosby, Andy Gibb, Bob Hope, Joe Williams and Count Basie., No date; likely between 1975 and 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Print features seven photos.
"Pee Wee" Hunt
Illustration of "Pee Wee" Hunt featuring his head and upper chest. Hunt is looking forward and smiling, wearing a tuxedo and white bowtie., 1937, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Animation cell for a Disney cartoon "Peter and the Wolf"
Animation cell for a Disney cartoon "Peter and the Wolf" featuring a wolf and boy hanging from ropes; cell is mounted to paper backing., No date; likely 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Benny Meroff and his orchestra
Illustration of Benny Meroff conducting. Meroff is holding a conducting baton in one hand and pointing up with the other. The illustration is an angular and exaggerated drawing of Meroff looking forward and smiling., No date; likely between 1935 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Mills Artists, Inc., 799 Seventh Ave., N.Y.
CBS Inductees to 1981 Recording Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame
Publicity print featuring National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences: 1981 Hall of Fame Recording Inductees Featured on CBS Telecast: One O'Clock Jump / Count Basie, The Christmas Song / Nat "King" Cole, White Christmas / Bing Crosby, Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert (Album) / Benny Goodman, Oklahoma! / Original Broadway Cast, Black And Tan Fantasy / Duke Ellington, Beethoven: Quartets For Strings / Budapest String Quartet, Over The Rainbow / Judy Garland, Mahler: Das Lied Von Der Erde / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Nobody / Bert Williams., 1981, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Print features ten photos.
Caricature of Benny Goodman
Caricature of Benny Goodman playing clarinet with his arms raised high in the air. A caption reads: Benny Goodman will bring his sextet and big band to public television Tuesday, Dec. 6 at 8PM on KCET/28. The 60-minute PBS special, made possible by a grant from Atlantic Richfield Company, was taped by WETA at Wolf Trap Farm Park for the Performing Arts near Washington, DC., No date; likely 1977, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., The original drawing by Hirschfeld is likely from the late 1940s.
Count Basie smiling at piano
Count Basie seated at the piano during a performance and smiling at the camera. An unidentified musician stands behind Basie., No date; likely between 1975 and 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dave Dexter Wednesday, July 24, 1968, The Marquis photo album
Memorial photo album for "Dave Dexter Wednesday, July 24, 1968, The Marquis"; featuring photos of Dave Dexter and Capitol Records staff at The Marquis., July 24, 1968, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dizzy Gillespie
Illustration print featuring a caricature of Dizzy Gillespie. The drawing shows an outline of a hat, goatee, hands, and trumpet., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Exclusive Management: Willard Alexander, Inc., 30 Rockefeller Plaza, Suite 1812, New York City.
Earl Hines and his orchestra
Caricature of Earl Hines's head smiling with a bowtie., No date; likely between 1935 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Exclusive Management: William Morris Agency, Inc., New York, Chicago, London, Hollywood.
Festival '78
Illustration print featuring a caricature of George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin. George is playing the piano while smoking a cigarette and Ira is writing on paper while smoking a cigar. A caption below is advertising the PBS special "Festival 78.", No date; likely 1978, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Caption reads: Lyricist Ira and his brother, composer George Gershwin, caricatured here by Hirschfeld, are the subject of a television tribute during Festival '78 on PBS, 16 days of special programming designed to increase public awareness and support of public television. "Song by Song by Ira Gershwin" will air on KCET March 7 at 9:50PM. Please check local listings for exact date and time in your area., The illustration was drawn by Hirschfeld in 1955.
Frank Sinatra
Frank Sinatra standing in a recording studio with two unidentified men. Sinatra is looking at music on a piano and holding his hands in his pockets., No date; likely between 1961 and 1965, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Kay Kyser and his orchestra
Illustration of Kay Kyser wearing academic robes and hat. Kyser is holding papers in one hand and pointing with the other hand., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Music Corporation of America, London, New York, Chicago, Beverly Hills, San Francisco, Cleveland, Dallas.
Kenny Sargent
Illustration of Kenny Sargent featuring his head and upper chest. Sargent is looking forward and smiling, wearing a tuxedo and white bowtie., 1937, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Louis Armstrong
Illustration of Louis Armstrong with eyes wide open while playing trumpet. The drawing only features Armstrong's head and the trumpet mouthpiece., No date; likely between 1935 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with print., Associated Booking Corp. ; Joe Glaser, President ; New York, Chicago, Hollywood
Print illustration of Erskine Butterfield
Print illustration featuring a profile drawing of Erskine Butterfield head looking down at keys. Two large hands are drawn playing the keys with illustrated notes hovering over the keys., No date; likely between 1925 and 1930, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Print of artist rendering of Avodon Ballroom
Print of artist rendering of the Avodon Ballroom in Los Angeles, California., 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Publicity print of Disney cartoon "Make Mine Music"
Publicity print of Disney cartoon "Make Mine Music" featuring animation frame of clarinet juggling smaller instruments on piano keys., No date; likely 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Publicity print of Disney cartoon "Make Mine Music"
Publicity print of Disney cartoon "Make Mine Music" featuring animation frame of whale jumping out of water and signing to seals and pelican on icebergs., No date; likely 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Black arrows and lines on photo for print transfer.
Publicity print of Disney cartoon "Make Mine Music"
Publicity print of Disney cartoon "Make Mine Music" featuring animation frame of three women wearing bows and hats., No date; likely 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., White arrows and lines on photo for print transfer.
Publicity print of Disney cartoon "Make Mine Music"
Publicity print of Disney cartoon "Make Mine Music" featuring animation frame of instruments walking on piano keys., No date; likely 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Red arrows and markings on photo for print transfer.
Publicity print of Disney cartoon "Make Mine Music"
Publicity print of Disney cartoon "Make Mine Music" featuring animation frame of hat with eyes hiding behind trash can., No date; likely 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., White arrows and lines on photo for print transfer.
Satirical cartoon depicting Dave Dexte
Satirical cartoon depicting Dave Dexter producing a Capitol Records recording session. The illustration shows band members precariously balanced on desks and suspended in the air with a caption that reads "O.K. cats, ready to cut the master - we finally got the band balanced!", No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Xavier Cugat caricature
Caricature of Xavier Cugat wearing a beret in Key Magazine advertisement for concert at Trocadero., 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.