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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 Don Ellis]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton and Don Ellis, Capitol Records representative, at Eastland Center Music during a 1962 tour in Harper Woods, Michigan. The two men are standing in front of a glass display window full of Kenton's albums.
Date: June 7, 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Stan Kenton and unidentified Air Force officer]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton shaking hands with unidentified Air Force officer at McChord Air Force Base near Seattle, Washington. Another man and an airplane wing are visible to their right, as well as vehicles and unidentified buildings in the background.
Date: May 6, 1951
Creator: United States. Air Force
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Stan Kenton in Capitol Records]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton in Capitol Record's New York distribution office stockroom. He looking at a sheaf of papers and is surrounded by stacks of boxes with the 'Capitol Records' logo.
Date: unknown
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 the Music Rack]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton at the Music Rack, [Cincinnati, Ohio] Moonlight Gardens. Kenton and an unidentified man (who is only partially visible) are standing behind a chair and holding up several pages of sheet music.
Date: August 26, 1952
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

[Photograph of Stan Kenton]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton smiling, wearing a suit, striped tie and standing with his arms outstretched against a blank wall.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Portrait of Stan Kenton]

Description: Portrait of Stan Kenton reclining in a chair. Text under the photograph reads, "Stan Kenton and his Orchestra, 'Innovations in Modern Music'."
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Signed Photograph of Stan Kenton]

Description: Autographed photograph of Stan Kenton wearing a suit and seated on a column with his legs crossed and right hand in his pocket. Signature says, "Sincerely, Stan Kenton."
Date: unknown
Creator: Korman, Murray
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Music Library