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Catalog Number 1987.14.0997-1987.14.1006
Title Louis Armstrong Collection: Photographs, Box 13. "Louis Off Stage."
Object Type Print, Photographic
Year Range to 1965
Year Range from 1931
Description This box contains 10 prints of Louis Armstrong offstage from 1931-1965. Images include: Visiting Waif's Home c. 1930 with Peter Davis, Captain Joseph Jones and Lil Hardin Armstrong; with "Secret Nine" baseball team in New Orleans,1931 (one copy autographed by Joe Lindsay in 1949); Louis telling a joke; photograph by Charles Peterson of Louis eating in dressing room; Louis at the piano; two 1965 photos of Louis taken by Ivan Englich (Armstrong's lip salve is visible on his lips in one photo); Louis and Lucille in a record shop in the late 1930s. (Photos on left constitute a representative sampling of images in this box.)
Collection Louis Armstrong Collection
Search Terms Louis Armstrong Collection -- Photographs
Photographs -- Armstrong Family
Photographs -- Armstrong with Musicians and Celebrities
Photographs -- Lucille Armstrong
Colored Waif's Home
New Orleans
People Armstrong, Lil Hardin
Armstrong, Lucille Wilson
Davis, Peter
Englich, Ivan
Jones, Joseph
Lindsay, Joe
Peterson, Charles
Accession number 1987.14