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Photo, Print, Drawing [Portrait of Louis Armstrong, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., ca. Apr. 1947] Caption from Down Beat: [from article] My photo of Louis shows him just before the concert. The horn you see belongs to Bobby Hackett. Louis' had just been stolen. Satchmo' had to borrow a mute, too. All he had of his own for the concert was his mouthpiece, which he had in his pocket when the thief grabbed his case. Horn has since been recovered at a pawn shop

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Title

  • [Portrait of Louis Armstrong, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., ca. Apr. 1947]

Other Title

  • Caption from Down Beat: [from article] My photo of Louis shows him just before the concert. The horn you see belongs to Bobby Hackett. Louis' had just been stolen. Satchmo' had to borrow a mute, too. All he had of his own for the concert was his mouthpiece, which he had in his pocket when the thief grabbed his case. Horn has since been recovered at a pawn shop

Alternate Title

  • Caption from Down Beat: [from article] My photo of Louis shows him just before the concert. The horn you see belongs to Bobby Hackett. Louis' had just been stolen. Satchmo' had to borrow a mute, too. All he had of his own for the concert was his mouthpiece, which he had in his pocket when the thief grabbed his case. Horn has since been recovered at a pawn shop

Names

  • Gottlieb, William P. -- 1917- (photographer)

Created / Published

  • 1947, monographic.

Headings

  • -  Armstrong, Louis, 1900-1971
  • -  Jazz musicians -- 1940-1950
  • -  Trumpet players -- 1940-1950
  • -  Carnegie Hall

Genre

  • graphic

Notes

Form

  • electronic resource
  • remote
  • nonprojected graphic
  • photonegative
  • graphic

Extent

  • 1 negative : b&w ; 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.

Repository

  • Music Division

Access Condition

  • Mr. Gottlieb has dedicated these works to the public domain, but rights of privacy and publicity may apply.

LC Classification

  • LC-GLB23- 0015

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Gottlieb, William P. Portrait of Louis Armstrong, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., ca. Apr. United States, 1947. , Monographic. Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/gottlieb.00151/.

APA citation style:

Gottlieb, W. P. (1947) Portrait of Louis Armstrong, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., ca. Apr. United States, 1947. , Monographic. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gottlieb.00151/.

MLA citation style:

Gottlieb, William P. Portrait of Louis Armstrong, Carnegie Hall, New York, N.Y., ca. Apr. , Monographic. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gottlieb.00151/>.