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 Collection
Identifier: IJS-0191

De Priest Wheeler photographs and artifacts

Creator

Dates

  • circa 1920-1996

Scope and Contents

This collection contains three horns, nine photographs, and one plaque. The photographs include images from Wheeler's time in the Cotton Club orchestra and Cab Calloway's orchestra in the 1920s. Also of note in the collection is an image of the USS Seattle Band (1942).

Extent

3.55 cubic feet

Conditions Governing Use

This collection is open for use.

Language of Materials

English

Author
Kristiana Weseloh
Date
2019-04-15

Part of the Institute of Jazz Studies Repository

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