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BENNY CARTER COLLECTION, 1928-2000
# 757

(67.5 cubic feet, 135 boxes and 3 oversize map folders)

Series 6: EPHEMERA

Subseries 6A: Correspondence

Box Folder Description
130 1 General correspondence, 1952-1969
2 Correspondence regarding awards, 1976 and 1987-2000
3 Postcards, 1972-1998

 

Subseries 6B: Business Records

130 4 Business records, 1960-1976

 

Subseries 6C: Posters

map case 3 Benny Carter and Count Basie at the Hollywood Bowl, 1961
map case 2 Sketches of Dizzy Gillespie's Quartet by Nezie Arti, 1974
map case 1 Benny Carter and the Paradise Theater Orchestra, 1978
Benny Carter in Japan, 1983
Benny Carter Quartet: Jordache Jazz at the Bowl, Hollywood, CA, 1986
map case 3 Benny Carter's "Swing America" at the Istanbul Festival, 1991
The Ultimate Caribbean Jazz Spectacular, 1993
12th Annual Jazz Tribute and Awards Concert, Biltmore Bowl, Los Angele, CA, 1994
map case 1 Benny Carter and His Orchestra at the Savoy, New York, NY, n.d.
Benny Carter and Jon Hendricks at the Meadows Playhouse, Las Vegas, NV, n.d. (3 copies)
Benny Carter and His Motion Picture Orchestra, Hollywood, CA, n.d.
The Benny Carter -Ralph Sutton Quartet, n.d.
An Evening with Benny Carter and His Music on Record at the Woolworth Music Center, n.d.
Benny Carter and His All-Star Sextet at Alexander Hall, Nassau, n.d.
Benny Carter and His Band at Alexander Hall, Nassau, n.d.
Benny Carter and an All-Star Jazz Sextet at McCarter Theater, Princeton, NJ, n.d.
Hear Jazz at It's Best: Count Basie and Sir Frangus, n.d.

 

Subseries 6D: Calendars

map case 2 The 1983 Complete Jazz Calendar, 1983
The Golden Age of Jazz by William Gottlieb, 1997
Classic Jazz Photo Calendar by Herman Leonard, 2000

 

Subseries 6E: Miscellaneous

131 1 Miscellaneous, n.d.

 

Subseries 6F: 80th Birthday Congratulatory Booklet

131 2 80th birthday congratulatory booklet. 1987

 

Subseries 6G: Ella Fitzgerald Tributes

131 3 Ella Fitzgerald tributes, 1992

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