Handwriting and other details have been reported based on the notes of David Berger, Andrew Homzy, Dr. Theodore Hudson, Walter van de Leur, and Mark Tucker.
Condition: worn, torn, stained.
Grouping i from the Mercer Ellington Library. There appears to be a number from the Duke Ellington Band Book: 254.
116th and 7th Ave. is contained in one folder consisting of 8 parts in C Major concert, and 1 part in F Major concert -- in ink -- in unidentified hand (Whaley?).
Parts in 3 groupings -- (i) Parts in C Major for 2 trumpets - Rex, Taft; 1 trombone - Jones. -- (ii) Parts in C Major for 3 reeds - Jimmy, Sears, Carney; 2 trumpets - Cat, Scad. -- (iii) Part in F Major for 1 reed - Jimmy. -- Groupings ii & iii from the Duke Ellington Library.