Portrait of Stan Kenton with a sheet of onion paper taped over it which contains writing explaining the photo's dimensions. Kenton is surrounded by a background of darkness and looking at something off camera.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Sheet of twelve portraits of Stan Kenton standing and sitting in various poses either standing or kneeling in front of a stool. Neither the white background nor his attire - a dark suit - change from frame to frame
Portrait of Stan Kenton wearing a suit; he is sitting in a chair, turning to look over his shoulder at the camera. Text on the bottom left of the print: Stan Kenton and his Orchestra; on the bottom right: "Innovations in Modern 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.
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.
Photograph of an unidentified group of people seated on chairs around Stan Kenton who is in the front of the photograph. Many of the people are holding instruments and they appear to be looking at copies of sheet music. The room that they are in appears to be a music room with acoustic wall hangings and microphone stands as well as various other objects.
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 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 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.