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Jazz for the bears

Jazz for the bears

Five men playing musical instruments and woman dancing in front of bears in cage at the National Zoo, Washington, D.C. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject... more

US Army Jazz Band

US Army Jazz Band

Photograph shows an African American jazz band during World War I at Camp Upton, Yaphank, Long Island, New York State. (Source: Print of negative in PR 06 CN 133, Container 1, Folder 1)

Jazz for the bears

Jazz for the bears

Five men playing musical instruments in front of polar bears in cage at the National Zoo, Washington, D.C. Title and other information transcribed from caption card and item. LOT subdivision subject: National Z... more

Bobbed hair has caught the youth of Roumania and jazz music was not far behind. Here is an aristocratic maid in peasant costume at a wayside resort in Roumania In Europe hotel porters are powerful friends or enemies. The kodak made friends with this czar at the palace hotel in Sinaia ; In the market place of Bucharest care is taken to weigh out articles sold.

Bobbed hair has caught the youth of Roumania and jazz music was not fa...

Photographs show scenes in Romania including: Peasant woman and girl with baskets and upper class girl with woman next to railroad car; hotel porter in uniform at the Palace Hotel, Sinaia, and a man weighing ob... more

[Glenn Miller Orchestra(?), New York, N.Y.(?), between 1938 and 1948]

[Glenn Miller Orchestra(?), New York, N.Y.(?), between 1938 and 1948]

Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-home.html Forms part of: William P. Gottlieb Collection (L... more

[Portrait of Duke Ellington and Junior Raglin, Howard Theater(?), Washington, D.C., between 1938 and 1948]

[Portrait of Duke Ellington and Junior Raglin, Howard Theater(?), Wash...

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[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Junior Raglin, Juan Tizol, Barney Bigard, Ben Webster, Harry Carney, Rex William Stewart, and Sonny Greer, Howard Theater(?), Washington, D.C., between 1938 and 1948]

[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Junior Raglin, Juan Tizol, Barney Bigard,...

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[Portrait of Duke Ellington, between 1938 and 1948]

[Portrait of Duke Ellington, between 1938 and 1948]

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Portrait of Duke Ellington, Washington, D.C.(?), between 1938 and 1948

Portrait of Duke Ellington, Washington, D.C.(?), between 1938 and 1948

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[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Barney Bigard, Ben Webster, Otto Toby Hardwick(e), Junior Raglin, and Fred Guy(?), Howard Theater(?), Washington, D.C., between 1938 and 1948]

[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Barney Bigard, Ben Webster, Otto Toby Har...

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[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Washington, D.C., between 1938 and 1948]

[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Washington, D.C., between 1938 and 1948]

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[Glenn Miller Orchestra(?), New York, N.Y.(?), between 1938 and 1948]

[Glenn Miller Orchestra(?), New York, N.Y.(?), between 1938 and 1948]

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[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Junior Raglin, Tricky Sam Nanton(?), Juan Tizol, Barney Bigard, Ben Webster, Otto Toby Hardwick(e), Harry Carney, Rex William Stewart, and Sonny Greer, Howard Theater(?), Washington, D.C., between 1938 and 1948]

[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Junior Raglin, Tricky Sam Nanton(?), Juan...

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[Portrait of Duke Ellington and William P. Gottlieb, WINX, Washington, D.C., ca. 1940]

[Portrait of Duke Ellington and William P. Gottlieb, WINX, Washington,...

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[Portrait of Ahmet M. Ertegun, Nesuhi Ertegun, Duke Ellington, William P. Gottlieb, and Dave Stewart, William P. Gottlieb's home, Maryland, 1941]

[Portrait of Ahmet M. Ertegun, Nesuhi Ertegun, Duke Ellington, William...

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Jam Session

Jam Session

Summary: Duke Ellington Orchestra performs "C Jam Blues." Ray Nance (violin); Rex Stewart (trumpet); Ben Webster (tenor saxophone); Joe Nanton (trombone); Barney Bigard (clarinet); Sonny Greer (drums).

New York, New York. Duke Ellington plugs his ears with his fingers so that he may hear more definitely the orchestration being played by members of his band at the Hurricane Ballroom

New York, New York. Duke Ellington plugs his ears with his fingers so ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Orchestra leader who fills in for Duke Ellington at the Hurricane

New York, New York. Orchestra leader who fills in for Duke Ellington a...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Duke Ellington chats with members of his orchestra

New York, New York. Duke Ellington chats with members of his orchestra

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Colorful ties belonging to Duke Ellington

New York, New York. Colorful ties belonging to Duke Ellington

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Duke Ellington having his dinner at the Hurricane with his wife, Bea Ellington, and a friend

New York, New York. Duke Ellington having his dinner at the Hurricane ...

Annotation on original negative jacket. This image in a jacket marked "Killed" Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washi... more

New York, New York. Sunny Greer, drummer for Duke Ellington

New York, New York. Sunny Greer, drummer for Duke Ellington

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. A soldier and his girlfriend dancing at the Hurricane to the music of Duke Ellington

New York, New York. A soldier and his girlfriend dancing at the Hurric...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Duke Ellington directing his band from the piano at the Hurricane cabaret

New York, New York. Duke Ellington directing his band from the piano a...

Title and other information from print in lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. An army officer and friend dance to the music of Duke Ellington

New York, New York. An army officer and friend dance to the music of D...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Scene at the Hurricane Ballroom during a broadcast by Duke Ellington

New York, New York. Scene at the Hurricane Ballroom during a broadcast...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Duke Ellington directs his band during a broadcast over WOR

New York, New York. Duke Ellington directs his band during a broadcast...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Sunny Greer, drummer for Duke Ellington

New York, New York. Sunny Greer, drummer for Duke Ellington

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Two Waves are toasted by young friends at the Hurricane, where Duke Ellington is playing

New York, New York. Two Waves are toasted by young friends at the Hurr...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Duke Ellington descending from the ceiling of the Hurricane cabaret playing a medley of his own compositions during a floor show

New York, New York. Duke Ellington descending from the ceiling of the ...

Title and other information from print in lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Duke Ellington directs his band during a floor show at the Hurricane Ballroom

New York, New York. Duke Ellington directs his band during a floor sho...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Duke Ellington having his dinner at the Hurricane with his wife, Bea Ellington, and a friend

New York, New York. Duke Ellington having his dinner at the Hurricane ...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Duke Ellington, orchestra leader

New York, New York. Duke Ellington, orchestra leader

Title and other information from print in lot. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Duke Ellington directing his band from the piano

New York, New York. Duke Ellington directing his band from the piano

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

New York, New York. Dancers at the Hurricane Ballroom. They are dancing to the music of Duke Ellington and his orchestra

New York, New York. Dancers at the Hurricane Ballroom. They are dancin...

Title and other information from caption card. Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944. More information about the FSA/OWI Collection is availabl... more

Gerry Mulligan discography Gerry Mulligan recordings, concerts, and whereabouts

Gerry Mulligan discography Gerry Mulligan recordings, concerts, and wh...

Cover title. by Gerard Dugelay, France and Kenneth Hallqvist, Sweden. (statement of responsibility) Covers the years 1945-2002; arranged chronologically.

[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Zanzibar, New York, N.Y., ca. July 1946]

[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Zanzibar, New York, N.Y., ca. July 1946]

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Portrait of Duke Ellington, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946

Portrait of Duke Ellington, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946

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Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948

Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948

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[Portrait of Django Reinhardt and Duke Ellington, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946]

[Portrait of Django Reinhardt and Duke Ellington, Aquarium, New York, ...

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[Portrait of Billie Holiday, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948]

[Portrait of Billie Holiday, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., between 19...

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Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948

Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948

Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-home.html Forms part of: William P. Gottlieb Collection (L... more

[Portrait of Junior Raglin, Lawrence Brown, Johnny Hodges, Duke Ellington, Ray Nance, Sonny Greer, Fred Guy, and Harry Carney, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946]

[Portrait of Junior Raglin, Lawrence Brown, Johnny Hodges, Duke Elling...

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Jazz Bassman Goes Long-hair Twice Weekly

Jazz Bassman Goes Long-hair Twice Weekly

In: "Jazz Bassman Goes Long-hair Twice Weekly," Down Beat 15, no. 25 (Dec. 2, 1946):4. (contents) Used with permission from Ed Enright, Editor, Down Beat magazine, 102 North Haven Road, Elmhurst, IL 60126-3370 ... more

[Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948]

[Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948]

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[Portrait of Ella Fitzgerald, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946]

[Portrait of Ella Fitzgerald, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946]

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[Portrait of Billie Holiday and Mister, Downbeat(?), New York, N.Y., ca. June 1946]

[Portrait of Billie Holiday and Mister, Downbeat(?), New York, N.Y., c...

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[Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948]

[Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948]

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[Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948]

[Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948]

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[Portrait of Buddy Rich, Strand(?), New York, N.Y., ca. Aug. 1946]

[Portrait of Buddy Rich, Strand(?), New York, N.Y., ca. Aug. 1946]

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[Portrait of Django Reinhardt and Duke Ellington, Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946]

[Portrait of Django Reinhardt and Duke Ellington, Aquarium, New York, ...

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[Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948]

[Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948]

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[Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948]

[Portrait of Erroll Garner, New York, N.Y., between 1946 and 1948]

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[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Cat Anderson, and Sidney De Paris(?), Aquarium, New York, N.Y., ca. Nov. 1946]

[Portrait of Duke Ellington, Cat Anderson, and Sidney De Paris(?), Aqu...

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[Portrait of Allen Eager, Arcadia Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. May 1947]

[Portrait of Allen Eager, Arcadia Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. May 19...

Purchase William P. Gottlieb General information about the Gottlieb Collection is available at http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/html/gottlieb/gottlieb-home.html In: "Buddy Rich forgets his drums; leads a new, ... more

[Portrait of Charlie Parker, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., ca. 1947]

[Portrait of Charlie Parker, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., ca. 1947]

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[Portrait of Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie, Ray Brown, Milt (Milton) Jackson, and Timmie Rosenkrantz, Downbeat, New York, N.Y., ca. Sept. 1947]

[Portrait of Ella Fitzgerald, Dizzy Gillespie, Ray Brown, Milt (Milton...

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[Portrait of Buddy Rich, Arcadia Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. May 1947]

[Portrait of Buddy Rich, Arcadia Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. May 194...

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[Portrait of Billie Holiday, Downbeat, New York, N.Y., ca. Feb. 1947]

[Portrait of Billie Holiday, Downbeat, New York, N.Y., ca. Feb. 1947]

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[Portrait of Buddy Rich, Arcadia Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. May 1947]

[Portrait of Buddy Rich, Arcadia Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. May 194...

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Small Combo Jazz Progresses: Great Vibist Sparks the De Arango 5; Caplan, Most, Music Makers Dug

Small Combo Jazz Progresses: Great Vibist Sparks the De Arango 5; Capl...

In: "Small Combo Jazz Progresses: Great Vibist Sparks the De Arango 5; Caplan, Most, Music Makers Dug," Down Beat 14, no. 13 (June 18, 1947):17. (contents) Used with permission from Ed Enright, Editor, Down Bea... more

[Portrait of Charlie Parker, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., ca. 1947]

[Portrait of Charlie Parker, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., ca. 1947]

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[Portrait of Buddy Rich, Arcadia Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. May 1947]

[Portrait of Buddy Rich, Arcadia Ballroom, New York, N.Y., ca. May 194...

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