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Catalog Number 2017.6.04
Title Louis Armstrong Plays W. C. Handy Contact Sheets
Object Type Print, Photographic
Date August 1954
Year Range to 1954
Year Range from 1954
Photographer Gillette, Guy
Description Contact sheet containing multiple images of Louis Armstrong, W. C. Handy and George Avakian together after the recording of "Louis Armstrong Plays W. C. Handy" for Columbia Records in 1954. In some photos, Louis and Lucille Armstrong and are looking at Handy's autobiography, "Father of the Blues." Includes separate close-ups of Handy and Armstrong.
Collection Jack Bradley Collection
Search Terms Columbia Records
Louis Armstrong Plays W.C. Handy (album)
People Armstrong, Lucille Wilson
Avakian, George
Handy, W. C. (William Christopher)
Accession number 2017.6