Collection Items

  • Article
    Jeru: In the Words of Gerry Mulligan - The Gerry Mulligan Collection - Digital Collections One of the most widely respected and admired jazz musicians of our time, Gerry Mulligan occupies a unique place in the American musical scene. As composer, arranger, performer and band leader, he has played a vital role in the history of modern jazz and contemporary music. This unique set of spoken recordings, taped in 1995, came to the Library of Congress through the generosity ...
  • Article
    The Gerry Mulligan Exhibition - The Gerry Mulligan Collection - Digital Collections On April 6, 1999, an exhibition dedicated to the late jazz composer and performer Gerry Mulligan was installed in the foyer of the Performing Arts Reading Room of the Library of Congress (pictured above). The exhibition features Mulligan's gold-plated baritone saxophone and is drawn from the Gerry Mulligan Collection. Consisting of photographs, music manuscripts, musical scores, record album covers, and a series of wood-block ...
  • Article
    Timeline - The Gerry Mulligan Collection - Digital Collections April 6, 1927 Gerald Joseph Mulligan born in Queens, New York on April 6, 1927. 1946 Mulligan's arrangements of
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan, Harpers Bazaar cover] photograph | 1 photo, color, digitized, 300 dpi, 2100X1317 pix | Photograph of Gerry Mulligan, close up, playing the saxophone. (Content). for the cover of Harper's Bazaar. Permission to use granted by Mulligan's wife, Franca R. Mulligan. (Copyright). Photo by Franca Mulligan. Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.
    • Date: 1974
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan in profile with black background] photograph | 1 photo, B&W, digitized, 300 dpi, 2712 X 1886 pix | Profile of Gerry Mulligan against a black background. (Content). Photographed in Italy by Elena Carminati. Copyright Elena Carminati. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Carminati, Elena
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan, playing saxophone, with children] photograph | 1 photo, color, digitized, 300 dpi, 1183x796 pix | Gerry Mulligan, playing his saxophone, leading two children like the Pied Piper. (Content). Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Franca R. Mulligan - Mulligan, Franca R.
    • Date: 1974
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan with tulips] photograph | Gerry Mulligan carrying a bunch of tulips, Easter, 1934. (Content). Property of Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: [Photographer Unknown]
    • Date: 1934
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan in Penfield] photograph | Young Gerry Mulligan in Penfield, 1945 or 1946. (Content). Property of Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: [Photographer Unknown]
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan with brother, Phil] photograph | Gerry and brother Phil in white shirt and pants. (Content). Property of Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: [Photographer Unknown]
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Louise Mulligan with GerryMulligan] photograph | Louise Mulligan with her son, Gerry. (Content). Property of Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Unpublished - [Photographer Unknown]
    • Date: 1930
  • Book/Printed Material
    [ Louis Armstrong and his All Stars] clipping | Lewisohn Stadium of the City College, Amsterdam Avenue, 136-138th Street. Newspaper clipping promoting concert by Louis Armstrong with Gerry Mulligan. The names are incorrectly given as Dizzy Mulligan and Gerry Armstrong. (Content). From Louise Mulligan's scrap book Title was truncated from lenghthy version to shortened version. Clipping (Form).
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Gerry's 3 Images with Baritone Sax photograph | A magazine clipping with three images of Gerry and a short description of his music. (Content). From Louise Mulligan scrap book This item is unavailable due to copyright restrictions. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    Hollywood photograph | Los Angeles, California. (Content). This item is unavailable due to copyright restrictions. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Wohl, Herman
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Carnegie Hall rehearsal] photograph | Mulligan at the piano with Creed Taylor for the recording of the reunion of Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker. (Content). Photo from slide, by Franca R.Mulligan, November 1974. (Copyright). Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.
    • Date: 1974
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan's portrait for Harper Bazaar magazine] photograph | Gerry’s portrait playing the sax. (Content). Photo from slide used for the Harper Bazaar, December, 1974 issue, and for the cover of the album “The Arranger.” (Content). Photo by Franca R.Mulligan. (Copyright). Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.
    • Date: 1974
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan and unnamed child] photograph | Gerry playing the saxophone to an unnamed child. (Content). Photo by Franca R. Mulligan. (Copyright). Photo for Harper 's Bazaar magazine, December 1974. Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.
    • Date: 1974
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan at tennis court] photograph | Gerry at the tennis court at Franca Mulligan's home in Potenza Picena, Italy, 1975. (Content). Photo from slide. Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.
    • Date: 1975
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan with Astor Piazzolla] photograph | Mulligan performing with Astor Piazolla at Midem, in Cannes, France 1976. (Content). Gerry is playing the baritone saxophone and Astor Piazolla is playing the bandonion. (Content). Photo from slide. Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.
    • Date: 1976
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan in concert with Astor Piazzolla] photograph | Gerry playing the saxophone in concert with Astor Piazzolla in Midem, France 1976. (Content). Photo from slide. Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.
    • Date: 1976
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan with sax sculpture] photograph | Gerry posing with the Sax Sculpture by Arman, 1982. (Content). By F.R.M (Copyright). Photo from slide Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.
    • Date: 1982
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan without beard] photograph | Clean-shaven Gerry Mulligan. (Content). Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan and Art Farmer] photograph | Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan rehearsing re-established Concert Jazz Band, 1978-1] photograph | Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.
  • Photo, Print, Drawing
    [ Gerry Mulligan rehearsing re-established Concert Jazz Band, 1978-2] photograph | Copyright Franca R. Mulligan. Used by permission. (Copyright Notice). This item used by permission of the copyright holder. (Standard Restriction). Photograph (Form).
    • Contributor: Mulligan, Franca R.