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[Downbeat Award Ceremony]

Description: Photograph of the Progressive Jazz Orchestra at Downbeat Award ceremony. June Christy (with husband Bob Cooper) is presented the Downbeat Award by the magazine's West Coast editor Charles Emge. Center photos: Mexican singer Paco who also performed on this live KLAC telecast at the Hollywood Palladium.
Date: February 21, 1951
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Stan Kenton at Earl Carroll's Theatre]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton with chorus girls at Earl Carroll's Theatre in Hollywood. Kenton is seating next to an upright piano and the girls are gathered around him; one of the girls has her foot on his lap. On the back: Stan and Erroll [sic] Carroll showgirls; Stan conducted orchestra; taken sometime in early '40's.
Date: November 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Stan Kenton and Andy Mansfield]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton being presented Gold Record award by DJ/host Andy Mansfield on KFI radio show in Hollywood, California. Kenton and Mansfield are shaking hands and Kenton is holding a framed record. To the left of the photo, there is a microphone with the initials "KFI."
Date: June 26, 1954
Creator: Stanart Photo
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Stan Kenton at Earl Carroll's Theatre]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton with chorus girls at Earl Carroll's Theatre in Hollywood. They are seated on a flight of stairs, with Kenton in the center surrounded by the girls. On the back: Stan when he was conducting band at Erroll [sic] Carroll's nightclub in Hollywood; sometime in early '40's.
Date: November 1945
Creator: Mihn, Charlie
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Stan Kenton at Earl Carroll's Theatre]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton with unidentified man and chorus girls at Earl Carroll's theater in Hollywood Kenton is shaking hands with the other gentleman and the girls are standing behind them on a flight of stairs.
Date: November 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Stan Kenton with bandleader Charlie Barnet]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton with fellow bandleader Charlie Barnet in Hollywood. Barnet is seated at a desk and holding a sheet of paper while Kenton leans over to read it. Various objects are visible on the desk and there are windows behind them.
Date: 1949
Creator: Capitol Records
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Photographs of Stan Kenton and Orchestra]

Description: The photograph is of Stan Kenton and his orchestra. The orchestra appears to be performing as Kenton faces the crowd in a light colored suit and tie.
Date: 1953
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Photograph of Stan Kenton]

Description: The photograph is of Stan Kenton in a light colored suit and tie, and says "proof" on the front. Kenton is reclining on a divan, supporting himself on his right elbow as he faces the camera.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Sheet of Photographs of Stan Kenton]

Description: Sheet of twelve portraits of Stan Kenton against a white background, seated in both light and dark colored suits with different lighting.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Sheet of Photographs of Stan Kenton]

Description: Sheet of twelve portraits of Stan Kenton posing in front of a blank wall. In some of the photographs he is seated on a low, wooden chair, wearing a dark suit and tie and variously looking at or away from the camera. The word "Proof" is stamped across each of the images.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Sheet of Photographs of Stan Kenton]

Description: Sheet of twelve portraits of Stan Kenton in various poses. Several of the photos include unidentified individuals. The images have different lighting including some that are very dark.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Sheet of Photographs of Stan Kenton]

Description: Sheet of twelve portraits of Stan Kenton standing and sitting in various poses, reading a score, smoking a cigarette, looking on and off camera with different lighting.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Sheet of Photographs of Stan Kenton]

Description: Proof sheet of eleven portraits of Stan Kenton posing in front of a blank wall with a cigarette, wearing a light and dark colored suit, with his back to the camera and facing the camera. The word "Proof" is stamped on the images.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Sheet of Portraits of Stan Kenton]

Description: Sheet of twelve portraits of Stan Kenton in a suit and tie, standing in front of a blank wall and posing with a wire stool. The images have various lighting.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Sheet of Stan Kenton Photographs]

Description: Sheet of twelve portraits of Stan Kenton. In several of the photographs, Kenton is wearing straw hats and seated on the floor; in others, he is posing with a stool. A second person is partially visible in one of the images.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Sheet of Photographs of Stan Kenton]

Description: Sheet of twelve portraits of Stan Kenton against a white background, standing and seated in various poses with a stool. One of the photos includes a second, unidentified male.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Sheet of Stan Kenton Photographs]

Description: Proof sheet of twelve portraits of Stan Kenton in a suit posing in front of a blank wall in both light and dark colored suits. He appears to be pretending to conduct. The word "Proof" is stamped on each of the images.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Portraits of Stan Kenton]

Description: Sheet of twelve portraits of Stan Kenton in a suit, seated in various poses with different lighting. The light is either focused on Kenton, against the white background behind him or turned off.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Sheet of Stan Kenton Photographs]

Description: Sheet of twelve portraits of Stan Kenton. He is shown in several different poses including some with other, unidentified people against a white background, but one that shifts between being empty or containing stage lights. The photographs are oriented in different directions on the sheet.
Date: unknown
Creator: Sid Avery & Associates
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library