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    Jazz - One Hundred Eighteen Unpublished Color Stereoscopic Slides of Gene Krupa, George Lewis and Others (1949-1956).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 legendary Jazz figures and theatrical actors both on and off stage. Performers include: Gene Krupa (x11); George Lewis (x9); Jimmy McPartland (x21). Others featured: Ted Lewis, Avery "Kid" Howard, Henry Levine, Deborah Kerr, Alan Baxter, Stan Kenton, and many more. 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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    11th Saturday
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