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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.
Bob Cooper, Stan Kenton, June Christy, Vido Musso, Henry "Boots" Mussulli, and Bob Gioga
Sitting left to right at a dining table are Bob Cooper, an unidentified man, Stan Kenton, June Christy, Vido Musso, Henry "Boots" Mussulli, and Bob Gioga. Everyone but Christy is wearing a pinstripe suit., 1943, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., White arrows and markings on photo for print transfer.
Bob Varney, Max Wayne, Bob Ahern, and Stan Kenton
Bob Varney, Max Wayne, Bob Ahern, and Stan Kenton standing next to a lifeboat and talking at Miami Beach, Florida., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Red arrows and markings on the photo for print transfer.
Dave Dexter and Stan Kenton
Dave Dexter standing next to Stan Kenton in an office. Dexter is holding a pipe and Kenton is wearing a suit and striped tie. Both are laughing and facing forward., September 18, 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Hollywood Hucksters recording session for "Happy Blues"
Hollywood Hucksters recording session for "Happy Blues." Dave Dexter, standing in the center of the room looking back, with Stan Kenton and Benny Goodman, in the far right corner looking over music on a stand, and the Hollywood Hucksters. Members of the Huckters include Red Norvo, playing vibraphone, Red Callender, playing bass behind Norvo, Jimmy Rowles, seated at the piano, Benny Carter, seated in the center playing tenor saxophone, Dave Cavanaugh, playing tenor saxophone, Charlie Shavers, playing trumpet, and Joe Koch playing baritone saxophone., May 29, 1947, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Hollywood Hucksters recording session for "Happy Blues"
Hollywood Hucksters recording session for "Happy Blues." Dave Dexter, standing in the center of the room looking back, with Stan Kenton and Benny Goodman, in the far right corner looking over music on a stand, and the Hollywood Hucksters. Members of the Huckters include Red Norvo, playing vibraphone, Red Callender, playing bass behind Norvo, Jimmy Rowles, seated at the piano, Benny Carter, seated in the center playing tenor saxophone, Dave Cavanaugh, playing tenor saxophone, Charlie Shavers, playing trumpet, and Joe Koch playing baritone saxophone., May 29, 1947, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with print.
Stan Kenton
Stan Kenton standing behind a Capitol Records microphone and looking forward while smiling against a studio wall. Kenton is wearing a tweed suit and patterned tie., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photo.
Stan Kenton
Publicity photo from above of Stan Kenton looking up and smiling while reclining on a chair. Kenton is wearing a light colored suit and black tie., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Three copies of photo; negative included with photo.
Stan Kenton
Publicity photo of Stan Kenton looking forward and smiling with arms folded. Kenton is wearing a light colored suit and black tie., 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; negative included with print.
Stan Kenton
Publicity photo of Stan Kenton leaning on the front of a piano and smiling. Kenton is wearing a light colored suit and black tie., 1944, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo.
Stan Kenton
Publicity photo of Stan Kenton leaning on the front of a piano and smiling. Kenton is wearing a light colored suit and black tie., 1944, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo; negative included with print.
Stan Kenton
Stan Kenton sitting on a carpeted platform on a studio floor with a double bass behind him. Kenton is holding his head with one arm and looking up, wearing a light suit jacket and floral print tie., November 1943, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo.
Stan Kenton
Stan Kenton looking up while writing music at the piano in a Capitol Records studio in Hollywood, California. Kenton is wearing a pinstripe suit., 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Stan Kenton
Stan Kenton sitting behind a piano looking at papers on an outdoor stage. Microphones and loudspeakers are in the background. Kenton is wearing a trench coat and striped tie., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Stan Kenton
Stan Kenton sitting at the piano in a recording studio next to a pile of music and an ashtray. Kenton is looking to the side with one arm on the piano., 1943, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo; red arrows and markings on photo for print transfer.
Stan Kenton
Headshot of Stan Kenton looking to the side and smiling. Kenton is wearing a pinstripe suit and black tie., 1944, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Performance info included in attached release; two copies of photo; red arrows and markings on photo for print transfer.
Stan Kenton
Headshot of Stan Kenton looking forward and smiling. Kenton is wearing a collared polo shirt., No date; likely between 1971 and 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photo.
Stan Kenton
Stan Kenton sitting at the piano in a recording studio next to a pile of music. Kenton is looking to the side and holding a cigarette in one hand and a bottle of coke in the other., 1943, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Three copies of photo; red markings on photo for print transfer.
Stan Kenton
Stan Kenton sitting on a piano bench, leaning against the piano, and looking up. Kenton is wearing a dark jacket and checkered pants., No date; likely between 1971 and 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Stan Kenton
Stan Kenton photographed from above sitting on a carpeted platform on a studio floor with a double bass behind him. Kenton is wiping his head with a small rag and looking forward, wearing a light suit jacket and floral print tie., November 1943, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Stan Kenton and June Christy with military officers
Stan Kenton and June Christy (far right) talking with a group of military officers in a large hall with onlookers in the background. Christy is eating a donut and Kenton is holding a cup of coffee. All the officers are wearing overcoats., October 18, 1943, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Stan Kenton and band members
Stan Kenton standing in front of band members in a recording studio. Kenton is leaning over a music stand while the band members hold saxophones and look at the music., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Stan Kenton and his orchestra
Publicity photo of Stan Kenton sitting with legs crossed and looking to the side while smiling. Kenton is wearing a dark suit and striped tie., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Stan Kenton and his orchestra
Publicity photo of Stan Kenton looking forward and smiling while crossing his arms. Kenton is wearing a white suit and black tie., 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., Management: General Amusement Corp., New York, Chicago, Hollywood, London
Stan Kenton at a record lathe
Stan Kenton standing over a record lathe and looking forward. Kenton is wearing a light suit jacket and floral print tie., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Stan Kenton at the piano
Stan Kenton sitting at the piano in a studio next to a Capitol Records microphone. Kenton is looking forward and smiling, wearing a herring bone suit and patterned tie., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photo.
Stan Kenton at the piano
Stan Kenton looking up and smiling while playing piano with a music score open on the piano. Kenton is wearing a pinstripe suit and patterned tie., 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photo.
Stan Kenton at the piano
Stan Kenton photographed from the side sitting at the piano and looking forward while smiling. Kenton is wearing a light colored suit and black tie., 1944, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo; negative included with print.

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