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Joe Sanders
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TitleJoe Sanders
AbstractIllustrations and information about the Coon-Sanders band, or the Coon-Sanders Nighthawks, a Kansas City band in the 1920s, starting with the meeting of Joe Sanders and Carleton Coon in 1918 and ending with Carleton's death in 1932 (at the age of 39) but not before becoming "the most successful hyphenated dance band in the annals of American pop music," playing regularly in the late 1920s for Al Capone in Chicago, etc.
NotesThe Coon-Sanders Band was also known simply as the Nighthawks.
LocationVertical File: Sanders, Joe
Local SubjectNighthawks
Coon-Sanders Band
Coon, Carleton
Sanders, Joe
Item TypeVertical File
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Item ID101643
CONTENTdm number33149
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