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The Opener [Curtis Fuller] [black-and-white photoprint], June 16, 1957

view The Opener [Curtis Fuller] [black-and-white photoprint], June 16, 1957 digital asset number 1
Photographer:
Wolff, Francis
Donor:
Cuscuna, Michael
Mosaic Images
Subject:
Fuller, Curtis
Blue Note Records
Physical description:
Silver gelatin on paper
1 item, 36.5 x 36.0 cm. on paper 20" x 16"
Culture:
African Americans
Type:
Later prints
Photographs
Place:
United States
Date:
1957
June 16, 1957
1950-2000
1950-1960
Summary:
Curtis Fuller at his June 16, 1957 session for "The Opener" at the Van Gelder Studio, New Jersey. Recording session with Mobley, Timmons, Chambers, Taylor. Fuller plays trombone and smoke curls above his head. This photograph became the album's cover image.
Cite as:
Photograph by Francis Wolff, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Michael Cuscuna and Mosaic Images
Topic:
Smoke
Trombone
Jazz musicians
Local number:
AC1238-0000001 (AC Scan)
See more items in:
Francis Wolff Jazz Photoprints
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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