Claudia Battestini, Ben Kenyard, and Marianne McShann posing for a photo
Claudia Battestini, Ben Kenyard, and Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams) standing and posing together for a photo in somone's living room; all looking at the camera and smiling., April 10, 1997, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten note on verso: April 10, 1997 Claudia Battestini, Ben Kenyard, Marianne.
D.J. Harris and Marianne McShann
DJ Harris, business manager of KCUR, posing for a photo arm in arm with Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams) during an unidentified social event; both facing the camera., Likely April 1986, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Gloria McShann with Jay and Marianne McShann and unidentified couple
Gloria McShann, Jay McShann, unidentified man and woman, and Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams) standing around a podium at an unknown event; Gloria is wearing a bright red coat with black fur trim and matching hat and has her arm around Jay's; unknown location or event., November 9, 1997, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten date on verso: 11/9/97.
Jay McShann receiving a guest at his home
Jay McShann seated in his blue recliner at his home; an unidentified man is kneeling next to him shaking hands; Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams) is standing on the other side of the recliner looking off camera., No date; likely 2000s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jay and Marianne McShann
Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams) and Jay McShann seated side by side at an outdoor event; Jay is wearing a white hat and holding a cane; both looking at the camera and smiling; people can be seen in the background., Likely July 2004, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jay and Marianne McShann holding a framed portrait
Jay McShann seated on a sofa next to Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams) who is holding a framed calligraphic portrait of Jay McShann., No date; likely 1990s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jay and Marianne McShann on a couch talking with an unidentified African American woman
Jay McShann, Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams) seated on a couch talking with an unidentified African American woman; Jay is holding a metal cane in one hand while holding hands with Marianne with his other hand., No date; likely 2000s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jay and Marianne McShann outside the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams), and Jay McShann posing for a photo together outside the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in the 18th and Vine district, Kansas City, Missouri., August 21, 1996, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jay and Marianne McShann seated at a table during an unidentified event
Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams), Jay McShann, and unidentified woman holding a plaque seated at round dining table during an unidentified event; Jay is smoking a cigarette and there is a large purse on the table in front of the unidentified woman., No date; likely 1980s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jay and Marianne McShann sitting side by side
Jay McShann and Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams) sitting side by side; Marianne is holding a paper cup with the Pepsi logo on it; Jay is wearing a black jacket and cap., No date; likely 1990s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jay and Marianne McShann with Ahmad Alaadeen and Denyse Walcott outside the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams), Denyse Walcott, Jay McShann, and Ahmad Alaadeen posing in a line together for a photo outside the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum at the 18th and Vine district, Kansas City, Missouri., August 21, 1996, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Jay and Marianne McShann with Gloria McShann
Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams), Jay McShann, and Gloria McShann standing beside a painting of Jay McShann; Gloria is wearing a bright red coat with black fur trim and matching hat; unknown location or event., November 9, 1997, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Handwritten date on verso: 11/9/97.
Jay and Marianne McShann with Taka Watanabe and portrait
Jay McShann seated on a sofa next to Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams) who is holding a framed calligraphic portrait of Jay McShann and Taka Watanabe, music producer, is seated next to Marianne., No date; likely 2000s, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Marianne McShann in a dressing room
Marianne McShann (Thelma Adams) in a backstage dressing room seated with her back to the lighted mirror; her handbag and two plastic cups are beside her; facing the camera and smiling., Likely November 1983, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.