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Advertising print featuring Armando Ghitalla
Advertising print featuring Armando Ghitalla holding a trumpet. Ghitalla is wearing a black tuxedo and looking forward. Advertising text in the top corner reads "Armando Ghitalla / Boston Symphony Orchestra / uses Bach Instruments Exclusively.", No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Advertising print featuring William Vacchiano
Advertising print featuring William Vacchiano with trumpets. Vacchiano is standing on the right holding one trumpet under his arm. Three trumpets are standing on a small table and three more are standing on a side wall. Advertising text in the top corner reads "William Vacchiano / Solo trumpeter / New York Philharmonic Orchestra with his complete set of Bach Trumpets.", No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Advertising print for Chuck Conrad's Truetones
Advertising photo print for Chuck Conrad's Truetones. Band members are playing drums, saxophone, bass, and piano in front of a dark curtain. Bottom of print has stamp that reads "Chuck Conrad's Truetone's / Music with a beat Ph. WA 3-5361 / Now Playing - 1664 Summit - True's Tavern.", No date; likely between 1931 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Stamp on back of print reads "True's Tavern 1664 Summit / Steaks-Chicken Dinners Mixed Drinks & Dance Music Nitely / Phone GR.1-9190."
Almyra McLean
Almyra McLean posing for a photograph. She is standing and resting her arms on a decorative branch. She is dressed in a dark dress, wearing a white laced scarf, with her hair pulled back. She is looking slightly to the right., No date; likely between 1871-1880, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads "The Up Town Photographic Rooms / R. G. Gardner, Prop. / 1042 Main Street, N.W. Cor. 11th, / Kansas City, Mo." Back of photo also reads "Grandma McLean.(Almyra McIntyre McLean), Horace G. McLean's mother."
Benny Goodman and Lawrence McLean
Benny Goodman with Lawrence McLean in an office or studio. Goodman is holding a clarinet while looking forward. McLean is standing on the left. Both are wearing suits and looking forward while smiling., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Three copies of photo. All photos have a stamp on back that reads "Irving Nathan Photographers / Commercial - Portrait / 334 S. Wabash Ave. / Wabash 3818 / Chicago 4, Ill."
Benny Goodman and Lawrence McLean
Benny Goodman and Lawrence McLean with two unidentified men in an office or studio. Goodman is playing a clarinet while looking forward. McLean is standing second from left. Everyone else is looking directly at Goodman. They are all wearing suits., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Three copies of photo. All photos have a stamp on back that reads "Irving Nathan Photographers / Commercial - Portrait / 334 S. Wabash Ave. / Wabash 3818 / Chicago 4, Ill."
Benny Goodman with Lawrence McLean
Benny Goodman with Lawrence McLean in an office or studio. Goodman is holding a clarinet while looking forward. McLean is standing on the left. Both are wearing suits and looking forward while smiling., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo. All photos have a stamp on back that reads "Irving Nathan Photographers / Commercial - Portrait / 334 S. Wabash Ave. / Wabash 3818 / Chicago 4, Ill." One copy has writing on front that reads "The Great Lawrence McLean / B.G.?
Bess and Erwin McLean with the basketball team
Bess and Erwin McLean posing with the Aurora High School basketball team for a team photo. Bess and Erwin are sitting in the bottom left. Everyone is wearing black robes. They are sitting and standing in three rows. One woman is holding a ball with " '03" written on it., No date; likely between 1901 and 1910, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Charles McLean and Erwin McLean Hepler
Charles McLean and Erwin McLean Hepler standing in front of palm trees. Erwin is wearing a dress and wool overcoat. She is facing Charles with her hands on her hips. Charles is wearing a dark suit, vest, and tie. He is looking forward. They are on a sidewalk., January 9, 1942, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads "Jan 9 1942 / Bri-tone Prints / Trade Mark Reg. / Denver" and also "Charles and I, with a palm for background. I believe it is a date palm."
Charles McLean holding a sign
Charles McLean holding a sign that reads "April Fool." McLean is wearing a dark suit and is holding the sign in front of his face. Only his eyes are visible above the sign. The photo is mounted with a tissue paper cover in a folded paper support that is embossed with an animal-skin design., No date; likely between 1901 and 1910, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Charles McLean with a small girl and cat
Charles McLean sitting with a small girl and cat. The girl is sitting in his lap and he is holding the cat in front. They are sitting in front of a large bush. Charles and the girl are looking forward., 1942, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Charles and Naomi McLean with their dog Flash
Charles and Naomi McLean sitting with their dog Flash in their backyard garden. Naomi is wearing a checkered dress, black jacket, and hat. She is sitting in a wicker chair. Charles is wearing a dark suit, vest, and tie. The dog is sitting on the side of the chair. Both Charles and Naomi are smiling and looking forward. There are large bushes in the background., January 9, 1942, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads "Jan 9 1942 / Bri-tone Prints / Trade Mark Reg. / Denver" and also "Charles, Naomi, and Flash taken in their garden."
Charlotte Bennett
Charlotte Bennett sitting for a photograph. She is wearing a dark dress with large buttons and is resting one arm on a table to the side while holding a book in the other hand. Her hair is tied in a bun in the back. She is looking to the right with a neutral expression. The table is covered with a paisley cloth and there is a patterned curtain in back., No date; likely between 1861-1870, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads "Henry Ulke / 278 Pennsylvania Avenue / Washington, D. C." It also reads "Charlotte Bennett / Grandpa's mother" though it should read "grandma's mother."
Charlotte Bennett
Charlotte Bennett sitting with two children for a photograph. She is wearing a plaid dress with a large brooch. She is holding a baby in her arms and the older child is standing on the left. She and the older child are looking forward., No date; likely between 1841-1850, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Scratch marks of the surface of the tintype are distorting the image.
Clyde Hendrick from the Coon Sanders Band
Clyde Hendrick from the Coon Sanders Band posing for a photograph. He is playing a trumpet while turned to the side and looking forward. He is wearing a black tuxedo with bow tie. The photo is faded to only show the image of Hendrick. The bottom corner of the photo reads "To Mac, The fellow whom we all can appreciate / Clyde.", 1920, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads "Clyde Hendrick - Coon Sanders Orchestra - 1920."
Greeting card with Clarence Bee and The Five Sharps
Greeting card with photo featuring Clarence Bee and The Five Sharps. Five musicians are standing with their instruments while looking forward and smiling; Claude Williams (right) holds his guitar. They are all wearing light colored suits with ties. There is a decorated curtain in the background. Below the photograph reads "Season's Greetings" with a drawing of a shepherd with sheep near a star., No date; likely between 1931 and 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Edges of card are rough and uneven. Back of card reads "The Five Sharps (Clarence Bee)."
Hal McLean
Hal McLean standing in front of a house in a yard with bushes. He is wearing a suit with a short tie and pants rolled up at the bottom. He is holding a hat and is looking forward., Between 1910 and 1911, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads "Hal McLean / 1910 or 1911." Photo is possibly a reprint of older photo.
Horace McLean
Horace McLean as a young boy posing for a photograph. He is wearing a dark outfit with large buttons. He is looking forward with a slight frown and is holding his hands on his lap., No date; likely between 1851-1860, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Tintype photograph is in a decorative wooden case with velvet lining and metal clasp. Back of photograph reads "H.G. McLean."
Horace McLean
Horace McLean as a young boy posing for a photograph. He is wearing a dark outfit and is standing while looking to the left. He is resting his hand on an unidentified object on the right., No date; likely between 1851-1860, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads "your father."
Horace and Lutie McLean's wedding picture
Horace and Lutie McLean posing for a wedding photograph while seated and looking at the photographer. Horace is wearing a dark, three-piece suit and collared shirt. Lutie is wearing a dark dress with frills and white neckpiece., 1878, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads " Lutie and Horace McLean Wedding Photo" and "Mr. and Mrs. Horace McLean in their wedding clothes". Card is rounded on all corners.
Horace and Lutie McLean's wedding picture
Horace and Lutie McLean posing for a wedding photograph while seated and looking at the photographer. Horace is wearing a dark, three-piece suit and collared shirt. Lutie is wearing a dark dress with frills and white neckpiece., 1878, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads: " Horace McLean and Lutie McLean. Great-grandfather McLean and Great-grandmother McLean." Possibly a newer reprint of photo 021. There is a large white border around photo.
John Thiel from the Coon Sanders Band
John Thiel from the Coon Sanders Band posing for a photograph. He is holding a saxophone while turned to the side and looking down. He is wearing a black tuxedo with bow tie. The photo is faded to show only the image of Thiel. Top left corner of photo reads "Mac from 'The Yap'.", 1920, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads "John Thiel of Coon Sanders Orchestra about 1920."
Lawrence McLean
Lawrence McLean wearing a suit, patterned tie, and glasses. He is looking slightly to the right with a neutral expression., No date; approximately 1951-1958, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Two copies of photo.
Lawrence McLean and Sammy Kaye
Lawrence McLean and Sammy Kaye with two unidentified men in an office or studio. Kaye is shaking hands with one of the unidentified men and McLean is on the far left. They are all wearing suits and ties. Everyone is looking at Kaye., 1940, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Lawrence McLean and Sarah Erwin McLean
Lawrence McLean wearing a child's sailor suit and standing next to Sarah Erwin McLean. Sarah is wearing a long dress and is sitting on a swing. They are outdoors near wooden patio furniture, likely in a yard. The card support has a decorative border., 1908, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Back of photo reads "Sarah Erwin McLean and Lawrence McLean." Ages are added to each name - 11 and 6, respectively. Bottom left corner of mount is torn.
Lawrence McLean as a baby
Lawrence McLean as a 1-year old baby wearing a white christening gown, sitting and facing the photographer. The card support has a decorative border and reads "Albertson Studio / Aurora, MO.", 1902, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Lawrence McLean is identified on back of card support.
Lawrence McLean as a teenager
Lawrence McLean as a teenager. McLean is wearing a sailor suit and hat, leaning over a tree stump in front of a grove of trees. He is smiling and holding one hand on his hip. The bottom of the photo reads "Heave! Ho! Me Heartie.", No date; approximately 1915-1920, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., There is a small white border around the photo.
Lawrence McLean at the College Inn
Lawrence McLean at the College Inn in Chicago, Illinois, with other musicians and educators, including Minnie McLean, Hank Bennett, Ben Heller, Kelly Goodman, Flip Phillips, and Tommy Turk. Lawrence is sitting fourth from left around the table. Everyone is looking forward and smiling. The men are wearing suits and patterned ties., No date; likely between 1941 and 1950, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo placed inside folio with cover design and signatures on inside cover. Title on folio reads "scene in Chicago's world-famous college in" and has a drawing of a spotted cat.

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