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Catalog Number 2006.1.1199--2006.1.1218
Title Jack Bradley Collection: Photographs, Box 16 "Louis Armstrong and Jack Bradley" and "Louis Armstrong Autographs."
Object Type Print, Photographic
Year Range to 1971
Year Range from 1930
Description This box contains 19 prints that feature with Louis Armstrong and Jack Bradley together or that are autographed by Louis Armstrong. Images include: Louis backstage with Jack Bradley and Jeann Failows: Louis and Jack Bradley at the Newport Jazz Festival 1970; Louis and Jack Bradley mugging outside of a motel in the 1960s; Louis with Jack Bradley at the reception for the book "People of Destiny": Louis and Jack Bradley at Bradley's New York Club "Bourbon Street" in 1963; Jack Bradley and Louis at Armstrong's Corona home with Louis wearing a set of headphones; Jack Bradley and Jeann Failows kissing Louis in a recording studio; Jack Bradley, Jean Faillows and Louis together with Louis wearing a bathrobe and pajamas; nightclub photograph from the Empire Room of the Palmer House in Chicago featuring a print with Bob Sherman, Jack Bradley, Louis, a Palmer House waiter, Lucille Armstrong, Ira Mangel and Dr. Alexander Schiff. Louis autographed the folder encasing the print with "The night of all nites. Aye Jack? Satch"; Louis autograph on a color publicity photograph, "To Jack Bradley, the 'Greatest' Photo Taker. Your Boy Satch. Louis Armstrong. Satchmo"; Louis autograph on a publicity photo, "To Carlo, From Louis Armstrong Satchmo"; Louis autograph on a color publicity photo of himself wearing a red marching band uniform, "To Jack Bradley. Always a Pleasure to see. From Louis Armstrong. Satchmo"; Louis autograph on a black and white publicity photo from the 1940s, "To Jack Murasie, A good friend of Roni's. Best Wishes, Louis Armstrong"; Louis autograph to Elsie Blow on a publicity photo of himself with Luis Russell's orchestra in the late 1930s, "To my darling 'Sister Blow.' From Pops."; Louis autograph on a publicity shot from "Satchmo the Great," "To Ronnie, My very good friend. From Satch."; copy of a Louis autograph on an early publicity photo, "To my life long Chicago friend. To Harold Falkener; From Louis Armstrong"; Louis autograph of a publicity photo of himself with two hula girls in Hawaii: "Ronnie Ronnie, From Satch. Swiss Kriss. Louis Armstrong." (Photos on left constitute a representative sampling of images in this box.)
Collection Jack Bradley Collection
Search Terms Jack Bradley Collection -- Photographs
Photographs -- Armstrong Friends and Fans
Bourbon Street (nightclub)
Hawaii
Newport Jazz Festival
Palmer House (Chicago Ill.)
People of Destiny (book)
Satchmo the Great (Motion picture)
Swiss Kriss
People Armstrong, Lucille Wilson
Blow, Elsie
Bradley, Jack
Failows, Jeann
Falkener, Harold
Mangel, Ira
Murasie, Jack
Russell, Luis
Schiff, Dr. Alexander
Sherman, Bob
Classification Jack Bradley Collection -- Photographs
Photographs -- Armstrong Friends and Fans
Accession number 2006.1