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   Eddie Locke Photographs of Jazz Musicians, 1954-1974.

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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Eddie Locke Photograph of Jazz Musicians; Box and Folder (if known); Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#1694
Bib ID:10535610 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Locke, Eddie
Title:Eddie Locke Photographs of Jazz Musicians, 1954-1974.
Physical description:1 linear foot. (2 document boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: This collection is located off-site. This collection has no restrictions.  More information »



This collection is arranged in 6 Groups: Group One comprises photographs 1-55; Group Two, photographs 56-109; Group Three, photographs 110-169; Group Four, photographs 170-223; Group Five, photograph 224-277; Group 6, photographs 278-315. In Box 2 there are three albums and two folders containing the original photographs.

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Scope and Content

Photographs (315) taken by Eddia Locke of jazz musicians and performances between the 1950s and 1970s. There is a cd with 315 tiff images, as well as print-outs of the images (organized by Locke in six groups). In Box 2 there are two folders and 3 photograph albums containing the original photographs, as well as a few photographs which are not included on the cd or in the print-outs.

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Using the Collection


Access Restrictions

 This collection is located off-site.

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This collection has no restrictions.

Restrictions on Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Eddie Locke Photograph of Jazz Musicians; Box and Folder (if known); Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

List compiled by Ban Bunting.

Papers processed 2013 Patrick Lawlor.

Finding aid written 10/04/2013 Patrick Lawlor

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion November 12, 2013 Finding aid written in English.
    2013-11-12 File created.

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Ball, Ronnie.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Berry, Emmett.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Blakey, Art, 1919-1990.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Brown, Ray, 1926-2002.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Bryant, Ray, 1931-2011.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Bryant, Tommy.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Calhoun, Eddie.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Chambers, Paul, 1935-1969.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Davis, Richard, 19300PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Davis, Walter, 1932-1990.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Donegan, Dorothy.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Dunlop, Frankie.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Edison, Harry, 1915-1999.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Eldridge, Roy, 1911-1989.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Fitzgerald, Ella.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Flanagan, Tommy.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Forrest, Jimmy, 1920-1980.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Gleason, Jackie, 1916-1987PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Glenn, Tyree.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Gordon, Max, 1903-1989.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Greer, Sonny.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hanna, Roland.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Harris, Barry, 1929-.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hawkins, Coleman.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Herman, Woody, 1913-1987.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hinton, Milt.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Holley, Major.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hopkins, Claude.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Jackson, Ali.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Jackson, Alvin (Double bassist).PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Jackson, Milt.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Jackson, Oliver.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Jazz musicians.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
John, Little Willie, 1937-1968.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Jones, Elvin.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Jones, Jo, 1911-1985.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Jones, Jonah, 1909-2000.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Jones, Thad.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Katz, Dick.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Lawson, Hugh.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Levey, Stan.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Locke, Eddie.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Monk, Thelonious.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Moody, James, 1925-2010.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Morgan, Lee, 1938-1972.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Moten, Benny, 1916-.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Orr, Bobby.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Potter, Tommy, 1918-1988.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ramey, Gene.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Ray Bryant Trio.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Reese, Della.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Rowser, Jimmy.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Scott, Jimmy, 1925-.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Shavers, Charlie, 1917-1971.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Shields, Calvin.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Shorter, Wayne.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Silver, Horace, 1928-.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Turner, Titus.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Vaughan, Sarah, 1924-1990.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Watkins, Doug.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Wright, Herman.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note:

Eddie Locke was born in a Detroit on August 2, 1930. He became a jazz drummer in Detroit and moved to New York City in 1954. Locke worked with many jazz musicians, including Roy Eldridge and Coleman Hawkins. He died on September 7, 2009 in New Jersey.

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