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    Jazz - One Hundred Unpublished Color Stereoscopic Slides of Louis Prima, Buddy Rich, Patti Page and Others (1949-1956). All original glass slides, most with "Character Arts / Cleveland, Ohio" paper label with typed details of the artists, venue, and date, showing multiple Jazz legends performing on stage and backstage. Performers include: Louis Prima, 1950 & '52 (x6); Buddy Rich, 1949 (x5); Patti Page, 1951 (x5); Red Norvo, 1951 (x6); Gus Van, 1949 (x16); Santo Pecora, 1956 (x6). Also featured: Al Morgan, Flip Phillips, Fred Moore, Oscar Petersen, Appleton Trio, Virginia Tribbey, Jack Norton, Phil Napoleon, and others. All slides measure approximately 4" x 1.75". Generally the slides are in Fine to Excellent condition, with some loss to trim on slides, and discoloration to labels. The actual images are in Excellent condition.

    In order to appreciate the three dimensional qualities of these images we strongly encourage interested bidders to view this lot in person.

    Provenance: From The Nat Singerman Jazz Archive. See "Antiques Roadshow", PBS, Episode #2005, Little Rock, 2015.


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    Auction Dates
    November, 2017
    11th Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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