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"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 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.
"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.
"Wingy" Manone and Nappy Lamare
Nappy Lamare playing guitar and "Wingy" Manone playing trumpet in a studio with microphones in the background and foreground. Lamare is looking back at Manone who is facing forward., No date; likely between 1935 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
"Wingy" Manone's Band
A group photo of "Wingy" Manone's Band in a recording studio. Seated (left to right) are Nappy Lamare, "Wingy" Manone, and Matty Matlock. Standing (left to right, in back) are Abe Lincoln, Jake Flores, Zutty Singleton, Stanley Wrightsman and Phil Stephens., No date; likely between 1935 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Four copies of photo; negative included with photo.
375th Army Service Forces Band
The 375th Army Service Forces Band (Buck Clayton, seated, far right) posing with all their instruments in New York., 1944, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Casey, Dave Dexter, Horace Henderson, and Sidney "Big Sid" Catlett
Al Casey, Dave Dexter, Horace Henderson, and Sidney "Big Sid" Catlett sitting shoulder to shoulder against a studio wall. All are leaning forward and looking up., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Jarvis and Dave Dexter with several unidentified people seated at studio table
Dave Dexter and Al Jarvis with group of unidentified individuals seated around a wooden studio table with microphones. Dexter is seated at the top with his elbow on the table and head resting on hand. Jarvis is to the right of Dexter seated behind an overhanging microphone., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Jarvis and Dave Dexter with several unidentified people seated at studio table
Al Jarvis and Dave Dexter with several unidentified people seated at a wooden studio table with microphones and pads of paper. Jarvis is second from left behind a microphone hanging overhead. Dexter is second from left in front, looking down with one arm on the table., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Jarvis and Duke Ellington
Al Jarvis looking at music with Duke Ellington. Jarvis is holding music for "We'll Be Together Again" and looking down while Ellington looks at the music and smiles., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Jarvis and Johnny Mercer
Al Jarvis and Johnny Mercer with two unidentified men in a the KLAC studio. Jarvis is standing center in the back, looking down and to the side, wearing a light colored suit and patterned tie. Mercer is sitting at a table, looking to the side, wearing a dark colored suit and checkered tie., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photo.
Al Jarvis, Andy Russell, Art Linkletter, Johnny Mercer, and Dave Dexter
Andy Russell and Johnny Mercer sitting at a table with a KLAC microphone. Al Jarvis, Art Linkletter, and Dave Dexter standing in the back talking to each other., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Jarvis, Dave Dexter, and Stan Kenton
An unidentified man and Stan Kenton sitting at a table with a KLAC microphone. Al Jarvis an unidentified man, and Dave Dexter standing in the back looking forward., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Al Jarvis, Eddie Dein, Dave Dexter, Connie Haines, and Walter Rubsamen
Al Jarvis and Connie Haines sitting at a table with KLAC microphones. Eddie Dein, Dave Dexter, and Walter Rubsamen standing in back looking forward. The whole group is posing for photos before a broadcast recording of "Can You Tie That" KLAC radio program in Los Angeles, California., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Alan Cohen and Horace Heidt
Alan Cohen, Horace Heidt, and an unidentified man seated at a dining table holding ashtrays. Heidt is shaking hands with Cohen and all three are smiling., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Alice Hammond Goodman, Benny Goodman, Mannie Sacks, and Art Ford in WNEW studio
Benny Goodman (second from left) takes over the mike from Art Ford, emcee of the WNEW "Milkman's Matinee" show, to start the ball rolling on "Benny Goodman Day" celebrated by the station in New York, July 24. Left to right: Mrs. Alice Hammond Goodman, Benny Goodman, Mannie Sacks, Columbia Records vice president in charge of artists and repertory, and Ford (from photo caption)., July 24, 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photo.
Andrews Sisters and Bing Crosby
The Andrews Sisters (Laverne, Patty, Maxene) and Bing Crosby standing under a recording studio microphone. An unidentified man in the back of the studio is holding a sign that reads "Where's the melody?" The Andrews Sisters are looking amused at the sign while Crosby looks to the side., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Andrews Sisters carrying packages
The Andrews Sisters, Laverne, Patty, and Maxene, wearing pantsuits and carrying packages through a doorway while laughing., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with print.
André Previn directing
André Previn sitting at a piano and directing a studio orchestra. Unidentified musicians are sitting around the piano looking at Previn., No date; likely between 1975 and 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
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.
Andy Russell
Andy Russell holding an unidentified crying child. Russell is looking forward and smiling, wearing a light colored jacket., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Andy Russell and Bullets Durgom
Andy Russell looking down at his personal manager, Bullets Durgom, asleep in a crate backstage at the Paramount Theatre in New York., July 9, 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Andy Russell and Eileen Barton
Andy Russell and Eileen Barton standing in front of a stage curtain. Russell is holding a microphone and looking forward with a loving expression. Barton is holding Russell's suit jacket with one hand and raising a fist in the air while looking forward with a surprised expression., No date; likely between 1945 and 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Andy Russell and Marion Hutton
Marion Hutton sitting at a piano with an AFRS microphone hanging overhead. Andy Russell is holding papers and looking down while smiling., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Andy Russell and Paul Weston with the Pied Pipers
Andy Russell (standing, center) and Paul Weston (seated at piano) in a recording studio with the Pied Pipers. Members standing left to right include Chuck Lowry, Hal Hopper, June Hutton, and Clark Yocum., 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photo.
Andy Russell and fans
Andy Russell signing autographs for fans at a Bloomingdale's store. Five unidentified women stand around Russell as he signs a photo. Russell is looking down and smiling., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo.
Andy Russell in a crowd
Andy Russell (foremost man, right) standing in a large crowd of men and women. Russell is looking forward and smiling with his eyes slightly closed. He is wearing patterned tie., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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