Jay McShann with a knife about to cut the cake at a party for his 69th birthday in New York; Alice Betty Rustin, has an arm around his shoulder; Claude Williams, and an unidentified man can also be seen around the table.
Actor Conrad Janis, unidentified man, Mayor Richard Berkley (at podium), unidentified man (obscured), and Jay McShann (obscured) at an event for USAir at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Kansas City, Missouri; yellow flowers are also seen.
Jay McShann posing for a photo with three unidentified men during a trip to Germany and Austria; the man in the back is making some sort of gesture with his hand; there is a faux stuffed elephant head with large tusks on the wall above them.
Actor Conrad Janis speaking during an event for USAir at the Kansas City Hyatt Regency Hotel; an unidentified man is on the left and the second from the right; far right is Jay McShann; yellow flowers, a banner reading "Fly the USA on USAir" and a photographer can also be seen.
Jay McShann being driven in a golf cart by an unidentified man during an unidentified outdoor event; the golf cart is covered and McShann is wearing a white shirt and hat with black jacket and the driver is dressed in an olive green uniform with hat and name tag; both smiling and facing the camera; attendees can be seen in the background.
Jay McShann seated at a piano while holding a cigarette at The Jazz Place in Lawrence, Kansas; he's turned around sideways in his seat to look over at the camera; an unidentified man is standing with his back to the camera beside the piano.
Jay McShann in a polo shirt and light blue suit seated on a couch next to an unidentified man in a tuxedo with glasses; McShann is looking over to the left of the photo and the unidentified man is looking forward at the camera.
Jay McShann playing piano on stage with a combo during an event for the National Association of Jazz Educators; a banner for the association is behind the stage and various members of the audience can be seen from behind.