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Catalog Number 2006.1.1987
Title Newport Rehearsal 1970
Object Type Print, Photographic
Date July 10, 1970
Year Range to 1970
Year Range from 1969
Photographer Jack Bradley
Description 9 color negatives of photos Jack Bradley shot of Louis Armstrong rehearsing for his 70th birthday tribute at the Newport Jazz Festival on July 10, 1970. In addition to Louis, Bobby Hackett, Tyree Glenn, Dave McKenna and George Wein can also be seen. One photo is of Louis, Lucille Armstrong, Willie Humphrey, Ora Mathieu Humphrey, Eugenia Benoit Frazier (wife of drummer Josiah “Cie” Frazier), Billie Pierce and DeDe Pierce. Also includes one unrelated color negative of Louis holding his head up to a bunch of flowers, shot when he was filming an interview for a United States Information Agency documentary produced by Sidney J. Stiber in October 1969.
Collection Jack Bradley Collection
Search Terms Louis Armstrong and His All Stars
Newport Jazz Festival
People Armstrong, Lucille Wilson
Frazier, Cie
Frazier, Eugenia Benoir
Glenn, Tyree
Hackett, Bobby
Humphrey, Ora Mathieu
Humphrey, Willie
McKenna, Dave
Stiber, Sidney J.
Wein, George
Accession number 2006.1