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Stan Kenton and group of unidentified men

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton and group of unidentified men. Kenton is leaning over a grand piano and appears to be signing an autograph or writing something for a young man who is with him next to the piano. The other men are standing in a semi-circle, watching, including one man near the foreground who has a camera. There are drums and a microphone visible in the foreground and they appear to be on a stage with curtains and ropes visible behind the men.
Date: unknown
Creator: Bayles, Francis
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton and "Lindy"]

Description: An undated photograph of Stan Kenton and "Lindy" seated behind what appears to be a council desk. There are name plates in front of them as well as microphones and other objects on the desk.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton and others at Carnegie Hall]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton with Harold Davison (British promoter) and Vic Lewis (British bandleader) backstage at Carnegie Hall. The three are sitting on a couch and two of the men (including Kenton) are smoking cigarettes.
Date: April 9, 1950
Creator: Leonard, Herman
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton and singer Jerri Winters]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton, singer Jerri Winters, and an unidentified man holding a key (possibly a key to the city); a third unidentified man is kneeling to the right of the photograph, handing the key to them. The group is standing in front of walls decorated in photographs. Between May 20-25, 1952.
Date: May 1952
Item Type: Photograph

[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

Stan Kenton and unidentified man

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton showing a sheet of music to an unidentified man. Other musicians are partially visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Creator: Edler, Brooks
Item Type: Photograph

Stan Kenton and unidentified man

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton and an unidentified man standing together next to a microphone. Members of the band are visible in the background.
Date: February 1945
Creator: Todd Studios
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton and unidentified men]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton standing next to two unidentified; he is holding a drink and a box containing a piece of jewelry. The men appear to be looking at a decorative chain. On the back: photo by Charlie Mihn.
Date: 1944/1945~
Creator: Mihn, Charlie
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton and unidentified woman]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton sitting at the piano with an unidentified woman. Imprint on the back of the photograph: Photo by Francis Bayles, Chico State College 1959-1960.
Date: 1959/1960
Creator: Bayles, Francis
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton and unknown]

Description: Stan Kenton shaking hands with an unknown man, who is sitting in the driver's seat of a dark-colored convertible. There is a street in the background lined with buildings and cars.
Date: 1952
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton and young people]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton greeted by a young unidentified woman and six young unidentified men, and shaking hands with one of the young men. Imprint on the back of the photograph: Photo by Harriet Ferguson, Bloomington, Ind., Phone 7466.
Date: unknown
Creator: Ferguson, Harriet
Item Type: Photograph

[Stan Kenton at a podium]

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton standing behind a large wooden podium with a microphone where he is emceeing at the first annual Newport Jazz Festival.
Date: July 17, 1954
Item Type: Photograph

Stan Kenton at Capitol Records' pressing plant

Description: Photograph of Stan Kenton and a group of men at Capitol Records pressing plant. The group is standing around a piece of machinery. They are, from left to right: an unknown capitol plant worker; Jerry Duane (of Pastels vocal group); Eddie Safranski; Shelly Manne; unknown (possibly a Pastels member); Kenton; Pete Rugolo (arr); George Morte (bandboy); and unknown (possibly a Pastels member).
Date: 1947
Item Type: Photograph

[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

[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

[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