Jazz - One Hundred Two Unpublished Color Stereoscopic Slides of Benny Goodman, Bobby Hackett, Bill Gordon and Others (1949-19...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
DescriptionJazz - One Hundred Two Unpublished Color Stereoscopic Slides of Benny Goodman, Bobby Hackett, Bill Gordon and Others (1949-1953). All vintage glass slides, most with "Character Arts / Cleveland, Ohio" paper label with typed details of the artists, venue, and date. Slides show the artists both on stage, and backstage. Performers include: Benny Goodman, 1956 (x13); Lionel Hampton, 1950 & 1952 (x10); Bobby Hackett, 1949 (x13); Erskine Hawkins, 1951 (x5); Bill Gordon, 1952 (x8); Tiny Grimes, 1949 (x7). Other artists featured: Don Ewell, Ralph Flanagan, Ray Nance, Kay Davis, Chuck Forsythe, the Four Lads, and several others. Conditions range from Very Good Plus to Excellent, with some loss to trim on sides, 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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