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Lester Young -- Paris. [Black-and-white photoprint,]

Photographer:
Leonard, Herman, 1923-2010  Search this
Names:
Young, Lester, 1909-1959  Search this
Collection Creator:
Leonard, Herman, 1923-2010  Search this
Collection Source:
Musical History, Division of (NMAH, SI)  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Silver gelatin on paper.)
Container:
Box 1, Folder 34
Culture:
African Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Place:
Paris (France)
Date:
1958
Scope and Contents:
Lester Young is holding his saxophone. Title, date, signature in lower margin.
Local Numbers:
AC0445-0000010.tif (AC Scan No.)
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
The Archives Center does not own the rights to the Leonard photographs. All requests for permission to use these photographs for non‑museum purposes must be addressed to: Herman Leonard Photography, LLC, 530 South Lake Avenue #503, Pasadena, CA 91101 (818) 509-8987.
Topic:
Saxophone  Search this
African American musicians  Search this
Jazz  Search this
Musicians -- 1950-2000  Search this
Collection Citation:
Herman Leonard Photographic Collection, 1948-1993, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Herman Leonard Photographic Collection
Herman Leonard Photographic Collection / Series 1: 11" x 14" Prints
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0445-ref50
Online Media:

Lester Young memorial album, / vol. I [sound recording]

Artist:
Young, Lester 1909-1959  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Date:
196x
Topic:
Jazz  Search this
Saxophone  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-LP-4166
Epic 3576
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_316844

Lester Blows Again/D. B. Blues [sound recording]

Performer:
Young, Lester 1909-1959  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 78 rpm ; 10 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Topic:
Jazz  Search this
Saxophone  Search this
Local number:
FW-ASCH-78-0475
Aladdin 123
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
See more items in:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_320765

Jazz at the Philharmonic, Vol. 2 [sound recording]

Producer:
Granz, Norman 1918-2001  Search this
Performer:
Young, Lester 1909-1959  Search this
Parker, Charlie 1920-1955  Search this
McGhee, Howard 1918-1987  Search this
Physical description:
3 phonograph records : analog, 78 rpm ; 10 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
New York
Topic:
Jazz  Search this
Saxophone  Search this
Trumpet  Search this
Local number:
Disc 501
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only. No reproduction allowed.
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_338111

The Jazz Immortals [sound recording]

Performer:
Young, Lester 1909-1959  Search this
Young, Lee  Search this
Parker, Charlie 1920-1955  Search this
Smith, Willie 1897-1973  Search this
Gillespie, Dizzy 1917-1993  Search this
McGhee, Howard 1918-1987  Search this
Killian, Al 1916-1950  Search this
Ross, Arnold 1921-  Search this
Hadnott, Billy  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Topic:
Jazz  Search this
Saxophone  Search this
Trumpet  Search this
Piano  Search this
Bass  Search this
Drum  Search this
Local number:
Dot 3444
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. rrr
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_356247

Pres [sound recording]

Performer:
Young, Lester 1909-1959  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
United States
Topic:
Jazz  Search this
Saxophone  Search this
Local number:
Carlton 402
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. rrr
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_358350

The Immortal Lester Young [sound recording]

Performer:
Young, Lester 1909-1959  Search this
Physical description:
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
United States
Topic:
Jazz  Search this
Saxophone  Search this
Local number:
Savoy 12068
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. rrr
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_359041

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