Photograph of an orchestra (likely Stan Kenton's). In the foreground of the image, several rows of string players are seated on risers and playing music from from decorative music stands. In the background, there are several men including one seated at a raised drum set and one seated at a piano on the floor.
Photograph of Stan Kenton on a stage with an orchestra. Kenton is leaning against a piano in the foreground of the image. In the background, rows of string players are seated on risers and a drum set near the piano has the name "Shelly Manne" is near the piano.
Photograph of musicians (likely Stan Kenton's orchestra). The players are all men and are seated in rows on risers. They are playing stringed instruments and reading music from low, decorative music stands.
Photograph proof sheet of twelve different images showing Stan Kenton at a studio or radio station. In the left column, there is an image of Kenton choosing a tie at the top, one of Kenton standing in a hallway with two unidentified men, on of an unidentified man in a sound studio with Kenton leaning over him, and one at the bottom of Kenton and a second man at a table in the sound studio. In the middle column, the top two images show Kenton sitting in a folding chair on a stage; the two bottom images show Kenton and an unidentified man sitting on either side of a table with a long microphone between them. In the right column, there is an image of an unknown man at the top, two of Kenton standing at a microphone in the middle, and an image at the bottom of Kenton standing at the microphone in front of several musicians with his arm raised.
Photograph proof sheet of twelve images showing Stan Kenton on the road. The four images in the left column show Kenton and two other men loading suitcases and garment bags in the trunk of a car which is parked on a street in front of several buildings. The center column shows Kenton inside a gas station and outside watching the car get refilled; in the lower photographs, he is also speaking with an unidentified man and talking on a phone. The right column show Kenton and an unidentified man at a radio station next to a large microphone at the top, two images of Kenton and a group of people outside of a house, and Kenton driving a car at the bottom.
Photograph of Stan Kenton seated behind a piano at a conference. Several pages of sheet music are on top of the piano and an audience is visible behind him. Imprint: Stan Kenton and his Orchestra; Personal Management: Carlos Gastel; Management: General Artists Corporation.
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.
Photograph of Stan Kenton seated at a low table. He appears to be making notations on a piece of sheet music on the table. There is also an ashtray on the table and various objects visible in the background including music cases and a chair.
Photograph of Stan Kenton standing on a stage. Behind him are three unidentified orchestra members in front of a curtain. One of the men is standing with an upright bass, one is seated and holding a guitar, and the third man is seated but there is no instrument visible.
Photograph of Stan Kenton in front of a seated crowd. Imprint on the bottom left: Stan Kenton and his Orchestra; Personal Management: Carlos Gastel. Imprint on the bottom right: Management, General Artists Corporation.
A proof sheet with four photographs of Stan Kenton. In three of the photographs, Kenton is standing on a stage with his arms spread; in the fourth (lower right corner), Kenton is seated behind a grand piano in front of a curtain.
Photograph of Stan Kenton sitting at the piano with music manuscript. A seated audience is visble behind him. Imprint on the bottom left: Stan Kenton and his Orchestra; Personal Management: Carlos Gastel. Imprint on the bottom right: Management, General Artists Corporation.