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Air India jet on tarmac

Description: Photograph of an Air India jet on an airport tarmac, possibly a Boeing 707. The top of a car is in the foreground.
Date: unknown

Airplane wing

Description: Three frames of photographs. Two show an airplane wing during flight. The third is unclear.
Date: unknown

Art Tatum

Description: Pianist Art Tatum with two other men. The man on the left may be bassist John Simmons.
Date: unknown

Autographed photo of Roy Eldridge

Description: Photograph of Roy Eldridge, depicted playing the trumpet and wearing a beret. The photo is inscribed "To my good friend Frank Holstein," with the correct spelling of the surname, Holzfeind, on the back of the photo.
Date: unknown

Autographed photo of two women doing acrobatics

Description: Autographed photo of two women doing acrobatics. Much of the inscription is unfortunately obscured by water damage, but the back of the photo indicates it may have been taken in Bratislava, in present-day Slovakia.
Date: 196u-08-23

Band photo

Description: Photograph of band members, standing outdoors, in matching white shirts and ties. Eddie Barefield is second from left.
Date: unknown

Ben Webster and unidentified man

Description: Photograph of an unidentified man and saxophonist Ben Webster, standing outdoors next to a car with an open trunk. Webster may be holding a fishing rod.
Date: unknown

Ben Webster with Roy Eldridge in front of bandstand

Description: Photograph Roy Eldridge in front of a bandstand with saxophonist Ben Webster grabbing his arm. An unidentified trumpeter, drummer, bassist, and pianist are behind them. A sign for 7up soda hangs on the wall behind the band.
Date: unknown

Benny Goodman Quartet in Malmö, Sweden

Description: Photograph the Benny Goodman Quartet in Malmö, Sweden, performing for a large crowd, with Dick Hyman on piano, Charles Short on bass, and Ed Shaughnessy on drums. The U.S. flag behind them has 48 stars, confirming a date before 1959, and 2 Scandinavian flags (Swedish, though the color is ambiguous in black and white) hang on either side of it, for further evidence of time and place. A sign above the stage refers to Skomakaregatan, in Malmö, and another refers to Hemmets Veckotidning, a magazine published in Malmö.
Date: April 20, 1950

Big band in performance

Description: Photograph of a big band in performance or rehearsal. The conductor's back is to the camera, and Roy Eldridge is standing to his right. Other performers include drummer Shep Shepherd (probable identification), and trombonist Sandy Watson at far right.
Date: unknown

Big band in performance

Description: Photograph of a big band in performance or rehearsal. Roy Eldridge is in the back row on the left, holding up a beer bottle. The trombonist at the right end of the section is Sandy Watson.
Date: unknown

Big band in performance

Description: Photograph of a big band in performance or rehearsal. The conductor's back is to the camera, and Roy Eldridge is standing to his right.
Date: unknown

"Big Jim, Little Jim, Little Jazz"

Description: Photograph of Roy Eldridge with a young boy at a drum kit, and a man on the left who may be the boy's father. On the back of the photo is the note: "Big Jim, Little Jim, Little Jazz. Revere, Mass. The Happy Falzone Home, January 1948."
Date: 1948 January

Bird on a fence

Description: Photograph of a large bird on a fence or building ledge.
Date: unknown

Buck Clayton and bassist

Description: Photograph of trumpeter Buck Clayton and an unidentified bassist in performance. The number 923 is printed on the back of this photo and others from the same event.
Date: unknown

Buck Clayton in performance

Description: Photograph of a performance by tenor saxophonist Illinois Jacquet, trombonist Trummy Young, trumpeter Buck Clayton, piano, bass, and drums. The number 923 is printed on the back of this photo and others from the same event.
Date: unknown

Building demolition

Description: Photograph of a building undergoing demolition. An unidentified man in a cap stands with his back to the camera.
Date: unknown

Building demolition

Description: Photograph of a building under demolition. Four men are walking to the right of the building. One unidentified spectator has his back to the camera in the foreground, and another spectator is partially visible over his left shoulder.
Date: unknown