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"Butch" Stone, Saxophonist with Les Brown and his Orchestra
Headshot of "Butch" Stone looking up and to the side while smiling. Stone is wearing a black tuxedo and bowtie., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Management: Music Corporation of America. London, New York, Chicago, Beverly Hills, San Francisco, Cleveland, Dallas.
"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.
"Ordonians" dance band
"Ordonians" dance band on stage during a performance at an officer's club in India. Musicians shown include Frank Oakley sitting at the piano, Jimmy Whittaker standing with a double bass, Gordon Terks sitting at a drum set, and Ken Smith holding an alto saxophone. An unidentified man in military uniform is standing in front of the piano., January 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo inscribed to Dexter; description of band on back of photo.
"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.
"Pee Wee" Hunt Casa Loma Orchestra
Publicity photo for "Pee Wee" Hunt and the Casa Loma Orchestra featuring a headshot of Hunt looking forward and smiling. Hunt is wearing a pinstripe suit and black tie., No date; likely between 1935 and 1936, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo inscribed to Dexter; inscription date is July 25, 1936.
"Pee Wee" Hunt and Kenny Sargent
Casa Loma Orchestra band leaders "Pee Wee" Hunt and Kenny Sargent wearing dark suits and smiling. Hunt is standing on the left wearing glasses and Sargent is on the right., No date; likely between 1935 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo.
"Percussion" Jimmie Lunceford Orchestra
Publicity photo of Jimmy Crawford playing a tam-tam and surrounded by percussion equipment. Crawford is holding mallets in each hand and wearing a black tuxedo., No date; likely between 1936 and 1937, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Personal direction: Harold Oxley, Lunceford Artists Inc., 28 East 49th Street, New York City.
"Ship Ahoy" A Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Picture
Tommy Dorsey, Buddy Rich, Red Skelton, and Eleanor Powell posed in a publicity shot for the film "Ship Ahoy." Dorsey is playing trombone while Rich and Skelton hold drum sticks. Powell is holding one leg up and to the side., 1942, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
"Stuff" Smith
Publicity photo of "Stuff" Smith holding a violin under one arm and looking forward while smiling. Smith is wearing a black tuxedo and bowtie., No date; likely between 1935 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Exclusive Management: Band Division, NBC Artist Service, A unit of the National Broadcasting Co., Inc., 30 Rockefeller Plaza, NYC.
"Tiny Hill" America's Biggest Band Leader
Publicity photo of Tiny Hill leaning forward and looking up to the side while smiling. Hill is wearing a light colored jacket and tie. A caption reads: Just a likeable guy with 350 lbs. of "Good Humor.", No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Management: MCA Music Corporation of America; London, New York, Chicago, Beverly Hills, San Francisco, Cleveland, Dallas, Atlanta
Abe Lyman and his Californians
Headshot of Abe Lyman looking to the side and smiling. Lyman is wearing a white suit jacket and tie., No date; likely between 1935 and 1940, 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.
Airto
Head and torso close-up publicity photo of Airto Moreira smiling face-forward and wearing sunglasses. His dark-colored shirt is open at a V angle revealing a necklace and chest hair., May 1979, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Bowlly
Headshot of Al Bowlly wearing a suit and tie while leaning forward and smiling at camera., No date; likely between 1931 and 1935, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Goodman
Al Goodman facing slightly to the side and smiling while holding his arms out in a conducting pose. Goodman is wearing a white tuxedo and black bowtie., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Performance info included on attached release.
Al Goodman
Headshot of Al Goodman looking forward with a solemn expression. Goodman is wearing a tuxedo and white tie., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Performance info included on attached release.
Al Goodman conducting
A low angle photograph of Al Goodman conducting next to a CBS microphone with music on a stand below. Goodman has both arms raised and a baton pointed out., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Performance info included on attached release.
Al Jarreau
Publicity photo of Al Jarreau standing outdoors and smiling. Jarreau is wearing a white jacket and pants., No date; likely between 1971 and 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Jarvis
Publicity photo of Al Jarvis sitting, turning to the side, and looking forward. Jarvis is wearing a tweed jacket and tie., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Jolson Recording Exclusively on Decca Records
Publicity photo of Al Jolson turning to the side and facing forward while smiling. Jolson is wearing a striped suit jacket and black tie, holding one hand in his pocket., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Martino
Publicity photo of singer Al Martino looking forward and smiling. Martino is wearing a pinstripe suit and striped tie., No date; likely between 1951 and 1955, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Martino
Headshot of Al Martino looking forward and smiling. Martino is wearing a white shirt with open collar and a gold necklace., No date; likely between 1971 and 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Alberta Hunter
Promotional photo for NPR Jazz Alive! Radio show featuring Alberta Hunter singing into microphone. Hunter has one arm raised and is looking to the side and smiling., No date; likely between 1971 and 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo includes NPR promotional caption for a Jazz Alive! radio show featuring this artist
Alfred Drake
Publicity photo of Alfred Drake standing by ABC microphone, facing slightly to the side and holding a sheet of paper. Drake is wearing a checkered jacket and smiling., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Performance info included on release with photo.
Alice Coltrane
Headshot of Alice Coltrane looking forward and sitting at the piano. Coltrane is wearing a light colored blouse and scarf., No date; likely between 1961 and 1965, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of print.
André Previn
Headshot of André Previn looking forward with a neutral expression. Previn is wearing a dark shirt., No date; likely between 1971 and 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
André Previn
Headshot of André Previn looking to the side and tilting his head. Previn is wearing a black tuxedo and white bowtie., 1974, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo., In the Angel tradition of recording the great artists of our time.
André Previn
Headshot of André Previn looking to the side with a neutral expression. Previn is wearing a light colored suit jacket and patterned tie., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Black markings on photo for print transfer.
Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy
Andy Kirk and his Twelve Clouds of Joy posing on stage for a photo. Musicians include Mary Lou Williams at the piano, John Harrington holding a saxophone, Ben Webster holding a saxophone, Pha Terrell (musical director) holding a conducting baton, John Williams holding a saxophone, Ben Thigpen sitting at a drum set, Harry Lawson holding a trumpet, Ted Brinson holding a guitar, Irving "Mouse" Randolph holding a trumpet, Kirk (leader) sitting next to a tuba, Ted Donnelly holding a trombone, and Earl Thomson holding a trumpet., February 16, 1934, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photo; photo is inscribed., Copyright notice from Kansas City Museum on back of photo.

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