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Ann and Hazel in the Mojave Desert
Woman named Ann in a short shirt exposing midriff and shorts, standing next to a woman named Hazel in a plaid shirt and pants with rolled up legs, in front of an automobile on the side of the road. They are in the desert, with various bits of grass and leaves in the dirt, and mountains off in the distance. Writing in the bottom border of the image reads: "Ann + Hazel on Mohave [sic] Desert.", No date; approximately 1951, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Aunt Doris and Uncle Will on a house's front steps in Fort Collins, Colorado
[Warren Durrett's?] Aunt Doris in a long, patterned dress, a coat, and heels, with her hands clasped at her waist, standing next to Uncle Will in a tie and suspenders, with hands behind his back, on the second-from-the-top step leading up to the front door of a house. There are metal railings on the side of the stairs, and a concrete walkway surrounded by grass at the bottom of the steps. Writing in the bottom border of the image reads: "Aunt Docia + Uncle Will - Ft. Collins.", No date; approximately 1951, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Barbara Ann Garrett seated on a picnic table
Head-on photo of Barbara Garret smiling, wearing a dark shirt with a light color, a skirt, socks and sandals, with her hands in her lap. She is seated on a picnic table with a cloth on it, and behind her another picnic table and trees are visible. There is an ELKO border around the image., July 21, 1942, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Barbara Ann Garrett seated on a picnic table
Barbara Garrett smiling wearing a dark shirt with a light collar, a skirt, and socks and sandals, with her hands in her lap, seated on a picnic table that is covered with a cloth. There is another picnic table as well as trees behind her. There is an ELKO border around the image., July 21, 1942, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Barbara Garrett seated on a brick ledge
Barbara Garrett smiling, wearing a sweater and a skirt, seated, legs facing to the right, on a short ledge in front of a brick dormitory building., November 28, 1941, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bill Walker and Warren Durrett, standing by the street in Newton, Kansas
Upper-body photo of Bill Walker and Warren Durrett, both smiling, standing on the street in suits. Walker's eyes are closed, and Durrett has a pipe in his mouth. They are standing next to buildings, and there is a Duff & Sons sign behind them, as well as a lamp post, and an elevated road, potentially a railway track., March 6, 1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bill Walker and Warren Durrett, standing on the street in Newton, Kansas
Bill Walker and Warren Durrett, standing on the street in suits. Walker has both hands in his pockets, Durrett has one hand in his pocket and the other holding a folded paper. There are buildings behind them, including a sign for the Santa Fe Café., March 6, 1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Billie Rockman and Rex Cowan embracing each other
Billie Rockman in a heavy coat over a dress, smiling and embracing Rex Cowan in a long, heavy coat and pinstriped pants. They are standing in the grass next to a sidewalk and a chain link fence, with trees and buildings back in the distance., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Blurry photo of a dance hall
Blurry image of a dance hall, with the Warren Durrett Orchestra performing on a platform stage with a curtain behind them, and large glass windows along the wall., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Blurry photo of an outdoor event
Blurry photo of an outdoor event. Musicians are on the left (double bass is visible, along with what appears to be a trumpet), and a shirtless man on the right with something on his head. There is a crowd of people behind, watching, and buildings and trees and mountains in the distance., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Blurry photograph, presumably of the Warren Durrett Orchestra
Blurry photograph, presumably of the Warren Durrett Orchestra. There are splotches and splashes of color and light, and to the left what appears to be the Warren Durrett Orchestra performing on a stage in front of a gold colored curtain., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Bob, Hazel, and Milo in the Mojave Desert
Man named Bob in a long sleeve shirt tucked into pants, holding something in his right hand, with his left hand on the shoulder of a woman named Hazel, wearing a plaid shirt and pants with rolled up legs. On the other side of Hazel is another man in a tucked in long sleeve shirt, with his right hand on Hazel's back and his left hand on his hip. They are standing in front of an automobile on the side of the road. They are in the desert, with various bits of grass and leaves in the dirt, and mountains off in the distance. Writing in the bottom border of the image reads: "Bob ~ Hazel ~ Milo, on Mohave [sic] Desert.", No date; approximately 1951, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Cabins in Estes Park, Colorado
Wooden cabin with a screen door, white trim, the words "Cannon Ball" on the top of the door frame. The cabin is in the woods, with trees, other cabins, and part of an automobile visible back to the right. Writing in the bottom border of the image reads: "'The Cannon Ball' - Estes Park - Colorado.", No date; approximately 1951, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Carl Colby Band at Wylie Park in Aberdeen, S.D.
Five members of the Carl Colby Band in the hallway of a building. The four on the left are all turned towards the wall, with Warren Durrett to the right in a striped shirt and long pants, turned towards the camera with arms at his side and hands open, leaning slightly forward., August 1939, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dick Chapman, Warren Durrett, and Gordon Hart standing in front of a trailer for the Carl Colby Orchestra
Dick Chapman in a suit, hands in pockets, Warren Durrett in a suit, arms folded in front of him, and Gordon Hart in a sweater, hands in pockets, all standing in front of a truck hauling a large trailer. The trailer reads "Carl Colby Orchestra," and there are three windows with curtains pulled across them. The truck is parked on the side of the road, in front of trees., August 1939, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Dog seated in a car
Dog with black and white fur, eyes closed, with a dog collar, seated in the driver's seat of an automobile, facing out the window. It is a sunny day, with trees in the background., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Double image: Man lying in the grass holding a cigarette; smiling man seated in the grass
Two images. Left: Man lying in the grass in a suit, one elbow propping him up, other hand with a cigarette, cradling the side of his face. Two other people are sitting in the grass behind him. Right: Smiling man in an open long sleeve shirt sitting in the grass, looking off to the left. Two men are standing in the top right of the image, other people and trees are visible in the distance in the top left., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Double image: Smiling woman with wind-blown hair; Warren Durrett and a man standing in suits
Two images. Left; smiling woman with wind-blown hair in a coat and a scarf standing in front of a building. Right; Warren Durrett in a suit and tie, standing next to another man in a suit and tie, both of them with an arm bent, and hand inside jacket breast, à la Napoleon. They are standing in front of a house with another house next door., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Double image: Smiling woman; Warren Durrett with a smoking pipe
Two images. Left: smiling woman in a suit with her hands behind her back, standing by the side of a house. Right: Warren Durrett standing, arms crossed, in a long coat, with a pipe in his mouth, standing in front of a house., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Double image: Two women sitting in front of a tree; smiling woman near a stone building
Two images. Left: Smiling woman in a coat and a dress seated in the grass next to another woman, wearing a jacket and a skirt, in front of a tree. Right: Smiling woman in a polka dot dress standing in the grass near a large stone building with many windows., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Double image: Warren Durrett and unidentified man in front of a house; unidentified woman and Warren Durrett in front of a house
Two images. Left: Warren Durrett in a suit and tie, standing next to another man in a suit and tie, both of them with an arm bent, and hand inside jacket breast, à la Napoleon. They are standing in front of a house with another house next door. Right: Woman in a suit jacket and long skirt, smiling, facing the right, next to Warren Durrett in a suit and tie, smiling, with something in his left hand. They are in front of a house and some bushes., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Double image: Warren Durrett standing in front of an automobile; unidentified man standing in front of an automobile
Two images. Left: Warren Durrett in sunglasses and a suit, one hand in his jacket pocket, standing in front of an automobile, which is in front of flowers and trees. Right: unidentified man in a long sleeve shirt and pants, one hand holding a cigarette, leaning back against an automobile, which is in front of trees., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Double image: Woman and man seated in the grass; man in a sweater and three others seated in the grass
Two images. Left; woman with curly hair in a short sleeve shirt and a skirt or shorts seated in the grass, looking into the distance. Seated next to her is a man, turned away from the camera, and there is a house in the distance. Right; smiling man in a patterned sweater seated in the grass, holding something (a stick?) in his hands. A woman and two other people are seated in the grass to the left, and there are trees in the background., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Double image: Woman standing in a park; man in a suit in front of a building
Two images. Left: Woman wearing a coat like a shawl over a patterned dress, in a park. There is a hand in front of her holding something. Other people are seated in the grass behind her, including someone holding a cigarette. There are trees in the distance. Right: Serious looking man in a suit with a steely gaze off to the left. He is standing in front of a building., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Double image: Woman standing in front of an automobile; Warren Durrett and woman standing in front of an automobile
Two images. Left: smiling woman in a short sleeve shirt and a skirt, leaning back on an automobile, in front of trees. Right: Warren Durrett in a suit standing next to a woman in a short sleeve shirt and a skirt in front of an automobile, which is in front of trees., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Double image: Woman with braided hair; smiling man on the street
Two images. Left: Smiling woman in a jacket with her hair braided on top in the grass in front of a stone building. Right: Smiling man in a long white shirt, with hands behind his back, standing on the side of the road, with cars parked on the opposite side in front of buildings and trees., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Double of the same image: Warren Durrett standing next to an automobile
Two of the same image: Warren Durrett in a suit standing next to the passenger's side door of an automobile, hand on the door. The vehicle is parked on the street in front of a group of buildings. Left image is more exposed than the right., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Durrett family members around a piano at a fifty year wedding anniversary
Members of the Durrett family around a piano at a 50th wedding anniversary. Man seated, playing the piano (Warren Durrett?). A plant and a box are on the piano, hats are hanging on hooks on the wall, and a man is leaning on the piano with one arm on his hip. A woman is seated to the right of him, a table with a case on it is to the right of her, with a mute on the floor behind it, and a very young girl in front of the table. In front of them: a young boy seated in a wooden chair, a smiling girl in a dress, a woman looking down at her, another young girl looking over at her, and to the far right, the arm of another young girl, seated in a chair. A plant is in a basket in the bottom left corner., August 5, 1951, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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