Claude Williams playing violin
Claude Williams playing violin; poster of a 19th century man in a hat behind him; unknown location., No date; likely 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jay McShann seated
Jay McShann seated in an arm chair facing forward with one leg crossed over the other; portion of his leg and sock can be seen where his pants ride up; smiling., No date; likely 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photographer's stamp on verso: Photo Roland Allard.
Reprint of a late 1950s photo of Jay McShann playing piano
Jay McShann at a piano in the residence of Jim and Doraen (last names unknown); 8000 W 86th St. in Kansas City, Missouri; photo taken in either 1957 or 1958., 1957 or 1958, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Original 8.5x8.25 photograph scanned and reprinted on 8.5x11 paper. Includes correspondence note from Jim and Doraen dated June 11, 2001.
Unknown jazz trumpet players at unknown venue
Four unidentified jazz trumpet players with their instruments (three women in matching outfits and one man a gray suit with glasses); the three women from the right of the photo are laughing together, the man is looking at the camera and woman beside him is looking straight ahead; an unidentified African American woman in a hat and coat is seated in front of them looking ahead of her., No date; likely 1950s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.