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Unidentified women at the beach
Two unidentified women seated on rocks by the beach. They both have their arms crossed and they are turned away from the camera. The woman on the right is wearing a sweater as a shawl. Two blurry figures are standing in the background, by the water., No date; approximately 1945-1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Videon vans in a parking lot
Large parking lot with seven Videon vans in a line. On the side of the vans reads: "Videon: TV Tubes Checked in Your Home FREE." In the distance behind them are buildings, trees, and utility poles., No date; likely 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
View from the window of a Trans World Airlines plane
Double exposure: Members of the Warren Durrett Orchestra boarding a Trans World Airlines plane; view above the clouds from window of plane while in flight, wing on the right., No date; approximately 1945-1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
View of a construction site from a window
View from what appears to be a window (with a pane jutting through the field of view) overlooking an area of grass and a construction site of dirt. There is a small, leafless tree in the grass, two large construction vehicles on top of the mounds of dirt, and a person standing in the dirt on the right. There are trees and buildings off in the distance., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Viola Jeppson, Rex Cowan, and Billie Rockman
Viola Jeppson in a fur coat, smiling, holding a bag in her right hand, standing next to Rex Cowan in a suit and tie. On the other side of Cowan is Billie Rockman, also in a fur coat with a bag in one hand and Cowan's arm around her. They are standing in the dirt with the rear bumper of a car on the ride edge of the image and a brick building on the left edge., December 1941, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett
Headshot of Warren Durrett in tuxedo and bowtie, with square cuff links, and hands clasped., No date; likely 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett
Headshot of Warren Durrett in suit and tie., No date; likely 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett
Portrait of Warren Durrett in pinstriped suit jacket and tie with arms folded., No date; likely 1940s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra
Members of the Warren Durrett Orchestra seated on stage behind music stands, wearing maroon suit jackets with black pants and bowties. There is a trombonist in the center of the image, with a man next to him, and trumpet players with mutes in the row behind them. They are 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.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in a recording studio
Warren Durrett standing and embracing someone in a recording studio. A man is seated and playing saxophone to the right, and three other people are standing further right. Two band members are seated in the foreground, and another man is seated in the background to the left, among empty folding metal chairs. Two trombones are visible, along with numerous microphone stands. There is a long window in the background to another room., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in a recording studio
Warren Durrett Orchestra seated in folding metal chairs in a recording studio. Saxophones are visible in the front and left, trombones in the back right, and trumpets mostly obscured to the left of the trombones. Tall microphone stands hang down in the middle of the performers, with someone seated at a podium looking at the score. There are instrument cases strewn all over the floor and acoustic paneling on the walls behind them. Photo taken from behind a window, a clock and other items are visible in the foreground of the image., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in a recording studio
Warren Durrett Orchestra seated in folding metal chairs in a recording studio. Saxophones are visible in the front and left, trombones in the back right, and trumpets mostly obscured to the left of the trombones. Tall microphone stands hang down in the middle of the performers, with someone seated at a podium looking at the score. There are instrument cases strewn all over the floor and acoustic paneling on the walls behind them., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in a recording studio
Row of members of the Warren Durrett Orchestra performing in a recording studio. There are from closest to furthest: two saxophones, two trombones, and three trumpets. There is a podium to the right with music on it and acoustic paneling on the wall behind them., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in front of a Trans World Airlines plane
Warren Durrett in a black suit and tie, standing next to his orchestra in light suits, most with hands folded over, two holding coats, all standing on the pavement in front of a Trans World Airlines plane. There are two women, one wearing a scarf, the other, a flight attendant, in uniform., No date; approximately 1945-1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in front of a Trans World Airlines plane
Warren Durrett in a black suit, surrounded by members of his orchestra, including two women, one of whom is a flight attendant in uniform. Two men are crouched in front of Durrett. They are on the pavement in front of a Trans World Airlines plane, and a building is visible in the background., No date; approximately 1945-1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in front of a Trans World Airlines plane
Warren Durrett, turned and looking towards his orchestra, all standing on the pavement in front of a Trans World Airlines plane. Band members are in light suits and ties, two holding coats, and there are three women, including a flight attendant in uniform in the back., No date; approximately 1945-1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in front of a Trans World Airlines plane
Warren Durrett in a black suit and tie, surrounded by his orchestra members in light suits, all standing on the pavement in front of a Trans World Airlines plane. There are two women, one wearing a scarf, the other, a flight attendant, in uniform., No date; approximately 1945-1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in performance
Warren Durrett Orchestra performing in maroon suit jackets, black pants, and bowties. In the front is a man playing clarinet, obscuring the view of the members behind him. Saxophones are visible, as is a trombone, and players in a back row holding mutes. Golden curtains hang behind them., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in performance
Warren Durrett Orchestra performing in maroon suit jackets, black pants, and bowties. In the front on the right is a clarinetist, behind him to the left is a drummer, and behind him are a bassist and a trumpet player. Golden curtains hang behind them., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in performance
Bob Ousley playing clarinet in a maroon suit jacket, black pants, and a bowtie with the Warren Durrett Orchestra. There is another clarinetist to the left, a saxophonist to the right, three trombonists in the row behind him, and four trumpet players with mutes in the back row. Behind them all is a gold colored curtain., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in performance
Warren Durrett Orchestra performing in maroon suit jackets, black pants, and bowties. In the front on the right is a clarinetist, behind him to the left is a drummer, and behind him are a bassist and a trumpet player. Golden curtains hang behind them., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in performance with woman singing
Warren Durrett Orchestra performing in maroon suit jackets, black pants, and bowties. In front of them to the right is a woman singing in a dress and with a flower in her hair. The band is seated in rows at music stands, with a clarinetists and flute players in the front, trombones in the middle, and muted trumpets in the back row. Curtains hang on the wall behind them., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in performance with woman singing
Warren Durrett Orchestra performing in maroon suit jackets, black pants, and bowties. In front of them to the right is a woman singing in a dress and with a flower in her hair. The band is seated in rows at music stands, with a clarinetists and flute players in the front, trombones in the middle, and muted trumpets in the back row. Curtains hang on the wall behind them., No date; likely 1970s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra in the bed of a truck as part of a float
Warren Durrett Orchestra seated in chairs in the bed of a truck as part of a float. A banner on the side of the truck reads: "Dance Every Nite / Warren Durrett Orchestra / Riverside," and a sign above the cab of the truck reads "Dark Horse Cowboy Canteen." Another vehicle is behind them, and a van is in the background on the other side of the street, with loudspeakers on top and a person behind it., No date; approximately 1945-1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra performing at KCU Convocation
Warren Durrett Orchestra performing behind music stands for the 1946 Kansas City University Convocation. In the back is a guitarist. In the middle row are three trumpet players, and in the front row are two trombonists. The wall behind them is wooden, lined with their shadows., March 1, 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra performing at KCU Convocation
Saxophonists of the Warren Durrett Orchestra performing behind music stands for the 1946 Kansas City University Convocation. There are tall windows on the wall next to them., March 1, 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra performing at KCU Convocation
Warren Durrett Orchestra performing behind music stands for the 1946 Kansas City University Convocation. In the back is a drummer and a guitarist. In the middle row are three trumpet players, and in the front row are two trombonists. The wall behind them is wooden, with a light shining above them., March 1, 1946, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Warren Durrett Orchestra performing at The Landing
Warren Durrett conducting his orchestra on a makeshift stage. The band members are wearing dark red jackets and black pants and bowties, and are standing in three rows behind music stands. Back row: four trumpets. Middle row: four trombones (fourth obscured by another band member). Front row: double bass, saxophone, clarinet, three saxophones. Lights point down onto the band and three microphones in front of the band, with a stage lamp pointing upwards at one of them. A sign on the wall behind the band reads: "WDAF 6[obscured] RADIO.", August 20, 1965, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.

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