67.5 cu. ft. : 135 boxes and 3 oversized map folders
Musician (saxophone and trumpet), bandleader, arranger, and composer.
The business and professional records of jazz musician and composer Benny Carter. Includes: music manuscripts (scores and parts), scrapbooks, photographs, clippings, awards, audio-visual materials, posters, and other memorabilia.
Benny Carter Collection, 1928-2000, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
African American musicians
2000.3077 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research access on site by appointment
Unprotected photographs must be handled with gloves