Scope and Content
Title: Collection of Big band photographs
Date (inclusive): 1930-1945
Collection number: 88-M
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Abstract: The collection consists of commercial publicity
photographs of American dance bands, combo bands and singers.
Language: Finding aid is written in
Language of the Material:
Materials are in English.
University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections
for paging information.
Restrictions on Access
Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library
Special Collections for paging information.
Restrictions on Use and Reproduction
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the
creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright
owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
Provenance/Source of Acquisition
Transferred from the UCLA Theater Arts Library, ca. 1978.
[Identification of item], Collection of Big band photographs (Collection Number 88-M). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles
E. Young Research Library, UCLA.
Scope and Content
Collection mostly consists of commercial publicity photographs of American dance bands, combo bands and singers, such as Ray
Herback, Tiny Hill, Hoosier Hot Shots, Eddy Howard, Dick Jurgens, Gene Krupa, Jack Leonard, Light Crust Doughboys, Louise
Massey and the Westerners, Frankie Masters, Ray Noble, Kate Smith, Alec Templeton, Orrin Tucker and Bonnie Baker, Horace Henderson,
Eddy Duchin, Count Basie, Cab Calloway, Roy Acuff and his Smokey Mountain Boys, Gene Autry, Horace Heidt, Charlie Winninger,
Benny Goodman's Sensational Swing Band, Paul Whiteman, and others.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Big bands --Photographs.