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"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.
"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
Andy Russell playing drums
Andy Russell playing drums while looking forward and smiling. Russell is holding drumsticks in both hands and wearing a white shirt and suspenders., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photograph.
Art Blakey
Headshot of Art Blakey turtleneck sweater and looking to the side., No date; likely between 1951 and 1955, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Milestone Records
Ben Pollack and his Orchestra
Headshot of Ben Pollack looking to the side and smiling. Pollack is wearing a black suit jacket and patterned tie., No date; likely between 1935 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Management: Music Corporation of America. New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Dallas, Cleveland. Producers of the World's Finest Orchestras and Entertainment.
Bob White
Bob White playing drums on stage in front of a patterned curtain. White is looking forward and wearing a light colored 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.
Buddy Rich
Publicity photo of Buddy Rich looking to the side and smiling. Rich is holding two drum sticks in both hand and wearing a plaid suit jacket., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buddy Rich
Buddy Rich looking to the side and smiling. A drum set cymbal is in front of Rich, who is wearing a hat with a circular brim and patterned shirt., Copyright 1983, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Performance information on attached press release; Disney lists copyright date as 1983., Original image likely captured between 1981 and 1985.
Buddy Rich And His Orchestra
Publicity photo of Buddy Rich sitting at a drum set while looking forward and smiling. Rich is holding drum sticks in both hands and wearing a black suit with patterned tie., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo., Management: Music Corporation of America. London, New York, Chicago, Beverly Hills, San Francisco, Cleveland, Dallas.
Buddy Rich and Jimmy Hilliard
Buddy Rich and Jimmy Hilliard listening to a recording. Rich is standing and leaning over the record player. Hilliard is sitting and resting one arm on the record player., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Press release attached to back of photo.
Buddy Rich and an unidentified woman
Buddy Rich smiling at an unidentified woman while playing cymbals on a drum set. The woman is looking at Rich and smiling while holding one hand to her ear., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Background of photo is faded and erased for print transfer.
Buddy Rich and an unidentified woman
Buddy Rich smiling at an unidentified woman while playing cymbals on a drum set. The woman is looking down at the drums and smiling., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Buddy Rich playing drums
Buddy Rich looking to the side while playing a drum set. Rich has wire brushes in his hands and is wearing a white sweater., No date; likely between 1981 and 1985, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo; performance info attached to back of photo; Disney lists copyright date as 1981.
Buddy Rich playing drums
Buddy Rich playing a drum set on stage during a performance with unidentified musicians in the background. Rich is looking to the side with his mouth open, wearing a light colored shirt and necklace with an ankh pendant., No date; likely between 1975 and 1980, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Butch Miles
Butch Miles looking forward and smiling while playing drums. Miles is wearing a light colored shirt., No date; likely between 1965 and 1970, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Carpenters
Publicity photo for the Carpenters featuring a headshot of Karen Carpenter facing forward and looking up while smiling. Carpenter is wearing a light sweater and dark collared shirt., No date; likely between 1971 and 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo.
Chauncey Morehouse
Chauncey Morehouse standing behind a set of tom-toms in a recording studio. Morehouse is holding two mallets to play the drums and is looking forward while smiling., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Red markings on photo for print transfer.
Dave Dexter and Red Norvo
Dave Dexter and Red Norvo looking at a package Dexter is holding the package and a pencil in one hand, wearing a pinstripe suit. Norvo is looking at Dexter and smiling, wearing a checkered suit with percussion mallets in his pocket., 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.
Dave Dexter and Red Norvo
Dave Dexter and Red Norvo looking at a package Dexter is holding the package and a pencil in one hand, wearing a pinstripe suit. Norvo is looking down and smiling, wearing a checkered suit., 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; one copy 10 x 8, one copy 6.25 x 6.
Dave Tough
Publicity photo of Dave Tough looking up and to the side while smiling. Tough is holding drumsticks over a snare drum and is wearing a black suit jacket and checkered pants., No date; likely between 1935 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dave Tough
Dave Tough playing drums on stage during a performance with unidentified musicians in the background. Tough is looking forward and smiling, wearing a black tuxedo and bowtie., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dave Tough
Dave Tough playing drums on stage during a performance. Tough is smoking a cigarette and wearing a dark 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.
Dick Farrell, Featured Drummer with Ray Anthony and his orchestra
Angled publicity photo of Dick Farrell smiling and looking forward while playing drums., 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
Eddie Sauter and Ray McKinley
Ray McKinley, Majestic recording artist, shown above going over the score of "Hangover Square" with the composer-arranger, Eddie Sauter. "Hangover" is the successor to the memorable "Sandstorm" product of the same team (from photo caption)., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Ella Mae Morse, Spike Jones, and an unidentified woman performing
Ella Mae Morse plays the ratchet as Spike Jones plays novelty percussion equipment and an unidentified woman plays the slide whistle in a recording studio. Both women are smiling and looking at Spike Jones., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Frankie Carlson
Publicity photo of Frankie Carlson sitting at a drum set looking forward and smiling. Carlson is holding drumsticks in both hands on his lap., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Gene Krupa and Lana Turner
Gene Krupa and Lana Turner sitting at a dining table and smiling. Krupa is turning to the side and holding a cigarette, wearing a black tuxedo and bowtie. Turner is looking at Krupa, wearing a dark dress and large brooch., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Gene Krupa and his orchestra
Angled headshot of Gene Krupa looking to the side with a neutral expression. Krupa is wearing a black tuxedo and bowtie., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Three copies of photo., Music Corporation of America, London, New York, Chicago, Beverly Hills, San Francisco, Cleveland, Dallas.

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