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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.
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.
Artie Malvin Featured with Tex Benke and the Glenn Miller Orch.
Angled headshot of Artie Malvin looking to the side and smiling. Malvin is wearing a pinstripe suit and polka dot 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; press release attached to back of photo., Management: General Artists Corp., New York, Chicago, Hollywood, Cincinnati, London
Axel Stordahl and Frank Sinatra
Axel Stordahl and Frank Sinatra sitting on stools in a CBS radio station. Stordahl is looking down at papers he is holding. Sinatra is looking at Stordahl and grinning., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photograph.
Bing Crosby and Dinah Shore
Bing Crosby and Dinah Shore speaking to an unidentified man in military uniform. Crosby and Shore are both holding papers in their hands and smiling while looking at the man., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bob Eberly and Dave Dexter
Bob Eberly [née Bob Eberle], an unidentified man, and Dave Dexter seated at a table, looking down over music., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Three copies of print.
Bob Eberly featured with Jimmy Dorsey's Orchestra
Publicity photo of Bob Eberly [née Bob Eberle] leaning forward and looking to the side. Eberly is wearing a suit with black tie and white handkerchief., 1941, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Management: Bill Burton, General Amusement Corp., New York, Chicago, Hollywood, London, Red arrows and markings on photo for print transfer.
Bob Eberly, Dave Dexter, and Helen O'Connell
Dave Dexter, Bob Eberly [née Bob Eberle], and Helen O'Connell standing behind a microphone. Dexter is handing a record to an unidentified man on the side. All are smiling., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bob Eberly, Dave Dexter, and Helen O'Connell
Bob Eberly [née Bob Eberle], Dave Dexter, and Helen O'Connell standing shoulder to shoulder and smiling. Dexter is holding a record with the Capitol label and O'Connell is holding sheet music by a microphone., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Delta Rhythm Boys
The Delta Rhythm Bows, heard Saturdays and Sundays on the Columbia Broadcasting System network, are incomparable interpreters of the spirit of negro folk songs, and expert harmonizers in the modern swing and jazz melodies. They hail from Tupelo, Miss., and started their haunting harmonies while studying at Dillard University in New Orleans. From left to right: Clinton Holland, Traverse Crawford, Harry Lewis, and Otho Gaines (from attached press release)., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dick Haymes kissing an unidentified woman
A photograph from the side of Dick Haymes embracing and kissing an unidentified woman on an open street with buildings in the background. The woman is wearing a suit jacket and skirt and is holding one leg up in the air. Haymes is wearing a light colored suit., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dick Todd, Joan Edwards, and her daughter Judy Ann Schachter
Toddler Judy Ann, daughter of Joan Edwards, is unmistakably impressed as she's introduced backstage to Dick Todd, mother's singing partner on Columbia's "Your Hit Parade" from (photo caption)., October 9, 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Performance info included on release with photo.
Dinah Shore and Jimmy Durante
Dinah Shore and Jimmy Durante sitting at a piano and smiling at each other. Durante is playing the piano, wearing a dark suit and hat. Shore is wearing a black sequin dress., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Press release attached to photo.
Dinning Sisters and Jerry Colonna
Dinning Sisters (Jean, Lou, Ginger) standing in a close line with Jerry Colonna behind a Capitol Records microphone with studio wall in the background. Colonna is holding papers in his hand. All are looking forward and smiling., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with print.
Ella Mae Morse and Frank Sinatra
Ella Mae Morse and Frank Sinatra on a radio broadcast for the program "Jubilee." Morse is holding papers in one hand and resting her other arm on Sinatra's shoulder. Both Morse and Sinatra are looking down and smiling, standing behind an AFRS microphone., 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; press release attached to back of photo.
Four Chicks and Chuck
Publicity photo for the musical group Four Chicks and Chuck. All four women are wearing black dresses, standing and leaning in a semi-circle around Chuck who is wearing a tuxedo., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Frank Sinatra
Frank Sinatra on a radio broadcast with an unidentified woman. Sinatra and the woman are standing in front of a stage curtain. The woman is singing into an NBC microphone while Sinatra looks at her and smokes a pipe., No date; likely between 1945 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Frank Sinatra
Frank Sinatra standing third from left with an unidentified group of musicians behind a CBS microphone. Another unidentified musician is playing piano while the others are singing into the microphone., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Frank Sinatra
Frank Sinatra speaking with an unidentified man. Sinatra is holding his chin with one hand and closing his eyes. Sinatra is wearing a pinstripe suit., 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Frank Sinatra
Frank Sinatra holding hands with a person not in the photograph, looking forward and smiling with one hand in his pocket. Sinatra is wearing a black tuxedo and bowtie., No date; likely between 1971 and 1975, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
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.
Frank Sinatra
Frank Sinatra sitting on a leather chair looking up and smiling while holding a cigarette in one hand. Sinatra is wearing a patterned suit and bowtie., 1943, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photograph.
Frank Sinatra
Frank Sinatra standing behind a CBS microphone with hands folded in front of his chest. Sinatra is smiling and looking forward, wearing a patterned suit and bowtie., 1943, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Negative included with photograph.
Frank Sinatra and Al Jarvis
Frank Sinatra and Al Jarvis speaking during a radio broadcast. Sinatra is sitting at a table with microphones, leaning to the side and looking up at Jarvis. Jarvis is standing over Sinatra and looking down while smiling., No date; likely between 1941 and 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Frank Sinatra and Ray Charles
Frank Sinatra and Ray Charles speaking in a recording studio. Sinatra is wearing a light colored suit and hat, looking forward with his hands in his pockets. Charles is wearing a dark colored suit and holding his hands on his hips. In the background are unidentified musicians., No date; likely between 1951 and 1955, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Blue markings crossing out Ray Charles for likely print transfer.
Frank Sinatra, Dinah Shore, and Bing Crosby
Frank Sinatra, Dinah Shore, and Bing Crosby on a radio broadcast for the Armed Forces Radio Service. All three are standing behind a CBS microphone. Sinatra is holding papers and looking down. Shore is looking up while holding papers with both hands. Crosby is looking to the side., 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; press release attached to back of photo.
Hal Derwin singing
Hal Derwin looking down and singing into a Capitol Records studio microphone while holding music. Derwin is wearing a tweed suit jacket and floral print tie., No date; likely between 1941 to 1945, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Helen Forrest and Dick Haymes
Publicity photo of Helen Forrest and Dick Haymes. Forrest is sitting and looking to the side while smiling, wearing a buttoned jacket. Haymes is leaning forward behind Forrest and smiling, wearing a dark jacket and black 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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