Miles Davis [black-and-white photoprint], ca. 1960
Jazz Photographs: Composed and Improvised (Archives Center display cases, National Museum of American History, March 28-May 10, 2005)
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item 10-1/8" x 8"
Publicity photograph, photographer unidentified. Miles Davis, wearing a tie, sitting on a rug on the floor, holding his trumpet. Caption under image: "Contact: Jack Whittemore, 80 Park Avenue, N.Y.C. (212) 986-6854. Verso contains handwritten note: "In the history of Jazz, don't leave out the revolutionary Miles Davis...P. 107."