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1. Jenkins Music Company Store Display Jenkins Music Company Store Display n.d. Appears to be a view of a window display at the Jenkins Music Company Store featuring the Ted Weems Orchestra. Scene includes various instruments and what appears to be photographs of the band members....

2. Knocky Parker Knocky Parker 1962 Believed to be piano player Knocky Parker seated on bed.

3. Phil Baxter Phil Baxter June 1965 Color photo of Phil Baxter seated at a motel room desk. Back of photo reads: "Phil Baxter in our room, Holiday Inn Central, Dallas, 1965".

4. Joe Sanders At Home Joe Sanders At Home 1961 Exterior body view of local musician Joe Sanders standing outside his home at 7626 Pennsylvania in Kansas City, Missouri. Photograph believed to have been taken by Harvey Rettberg or his wife while they...

5. Joe Sanders At Home Joe Sanders At Home 1961 Exterior partial body view of local musician Joe Sanders standing outside his home at 7626 Pennsylvania in Kansas City, Missouri. Photograph believed to have been taken by Harvey Rettberg or his wife while...

6. Joe Sanders At Home Joe Sanders At Home 1961 Exterior view of local band leader Joe Sanders standing in front of his home at 7626 Pennsylvania in Kansas City, Missouri. Photo believed to have been taken by Harvey Rettberg or his wife when they visited...

7. Bix Beiderbecke Grave Bix Beiderbecke Grave 1973 Exterior view, identified on back of picture as "Otis B. Zinkle at Bix's grave, Oakdale Cemetery, Davenport, IA., July 29,'73". Would be band leader Bix Beiderbecke.

8. Bix Beiderbecke Grave Bix Beiderbecke Grave 1973 Exterior view, identified on back of picture as "Otis B. Zirkle at grave of Bix Beiderbecke in Oakdale Cemetery, Davenport, Ia., Sun. July 29/73. Photo taken by Geo. Williamson."

9. Last Straws Last Straws 1964 Group of musicians playing outside identified on the back of the photo as the Last Straws, New Orleans, 1964. Names not given of men.

10. Last Straws Last Straws 1964 Group of musicians seated outside and identified as the Last Straws, New Orleans, 1964. Individual names not given.

11. Happy Harmonists Happy Harmonists n.d. Interior scene of six musicians identified on the drum as The Happy Harmonists, also known as Hitch's Happy Harmonists. Back of photo says "Hitch's Happy Harmonists". Believed to be Curt Hitch on knee....

12. Clyde Austin and Earle Roberts Clyde Austin and Earle Roberts n.d. Interior view identified on back of photo as Clyde Austin and Earle Roberts who played banjo. Indicates they are in Brian Rust's The American Dance Band Discography, 1917-1942. Both have correspondence...

13. Curt Hitch Curt Hitch n.d. Interior view of Curt Hitch identified on back as "Curt at Pickens".

14. Curt Hitch Curt Hitch 1972 Interior view of Curt Hitch playing at a piano. Identified on back of photo as "Curt Hitch at 1972 Coon Sanders meeting at Charleston, W. Va. Photo by O.B. Zirkle".

15. Happy Harmonists Happy Harmonists n.d. Interior view of six musicians identified as The Happy Harmonists or Hitch's Happy Harmonists. Curt Hitch second from right.

16. Ted Weems Orchestra Ted Weems Orchestra n.d. Interior view of the Ted Weems Orchestra with Weems in the center. Location not given, but presumed to be at the Muehlebach Hotel.

17. Danny Barker Danny Barker n.d. Interior view of three men, only identification is man on left, Danny Barker, believed to be a New Orleans jazz musician who died in 1994. Location may be the New Orleans Jazz Museum according to a plaque...

18. Hitch's Happy Harmonists Hitch's Happy Harmonists n.d. Interior view on stage of the musical group Hitch's Happy Harmonists. Believed to be Curt Hitch seated at the piano. Autograph reads: "To "Punk" Burford, The band that helped to make jazz history in Indiana,...

19. Ted Weems and His Orchestra Ted Weems and His Orchestra n.d. Interior, stage view of the Ted Weems Orchestra with Weems standing in the left center. Location not given on photo but same photo in P1 collection indicates it is at the Muehlebach Hotel.

20. Joe Sanders With Musicians Joe Sanders With Musicians ca1940s Joe Sanders seated at piano with hand microphone and three musicians identified as his rhythm section. Identified as Blackhawk [Restaurant], 1940-43.