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Finding Aid for the Howard Morehead Papers 1945-2003
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Container List

 

Series 1. Photographs by Howard Morehead

Scope and Content Note

Prints, negatives, proofsheets and portfolios
 

Subseries 1. People

Box 1, Item 1

Adams, Joe

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 1, Item 2

Alexander, Monty

Scope and Content Note

8 items
Box 1, Item 3

Ali, Muhammed

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 1, Item 4

Andrews, Ernie

Scope and Content Note

23 items
Box 1, Item 5

Armstrong, Louie and Bing Crosby

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 1, Item 6

Astaire, Fred

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 1, Item 7

Bailey, Bob

Note

2 items
Box 1, Item 8

Baldwin, Sarah

Scope and Content Note

49 items
Box 1, Item 9

Banks, Brenton

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 1, Item 10

Basie, Count

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 1, Item 11

Belafonte, Harry

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 1, Item 12

Bennet, Candice

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 1, Item 13

Benton, Brook and Louie Robinson

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 1, Item 14

Blakey, Art

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 1, Item 15

Brown, Ray

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 1, Item 16

Bryant, Clora

Scope and Content Note

5 items
Box 1, Item 17

Boatwright, Cookie

Scope and Content Note

9 items
Box 1, Item 18

Callendar, Red

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 1, Item 19

Canelli, Vince

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 1, Item 20

Carroll, Diahann

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 1, Item 21

Champion, Micki

Scope and Content Note

4 items
Box 1, Item 22

Charles, Ray

Scope and Content Note

16 items
Box 1, Item 23

Cochlin, Frank

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 1, Item 24

Cooker, Leroy

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 1, Item 25

Cosby, Bill

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 1, Item 26

Craver, Sonny

Scope and Content Note

4 items
Box 1, Item 27

Crawford, Cindy

Scope and Content Note

16 items
Box 1, Item 28

Crawford, Hank with Phil Upchurch and Marlena Shaw

Scope and Content Note

5 items
Box 1, Item 29

Crosby, Bing

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 1, Item 30

Crothers, Scatman

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 1, Item 31

Dandridge, Dorothy

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 1, Item 32

Davis, Sammy Jr.

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 1, Item 33

Daniels, Billy

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 1, Item 34

Davis, Wild Bill

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 1, Item 35

Dixon, Floyd

Scope and Content Note

36 items
Box 1, Item 36

Edison, Harry "Sweets"

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 2, Item 1

Edwards, Teddy

Scope and Content Note

60 items
Box 2, Item 2

Ellington, Duke

Scope and Content Note

6 items
Box 2, Item 3

Farmer, Art

Scope and Content Note

6 items
Box 2, Item 4

Fletcher, Sam

Scope and Content Note

8 items
Box 2, Item 5

Foxx. Redd

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 2, Item 5a

Gordon, Dexter

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 2, Item 6

Hawkins, Tremain

Scope and Content Note

10 items
Box 2, Item 7

Herman

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 2, Item 8

Higgins, Billy

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 2, Item 8a

Holiday, Billie

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 2, Item 9

Hopkins, Linda

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 2, Item 10

Horne, Lena

Scope and Content Note

1 item

Note

Portfolio
Box 2, Item 11

Houzell, Paul

Scope and Content Note

5 items
Box 2, Item 12

Hunt, Carol and Ann-Marie Sayers

Scope and Content Note

12 items

Note

Negatives only
Box 2, Item 13

Jackson, Jesse

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 2, Item 14

Jones, Jerry

Scope and Content Note

23 items
Box 2, Item 15

Jai, Sweet Baby

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 2, Item 16

Jordan, Louie

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 2, Item 17

Kamel, Lahaina

Scope and Content Note

2 items

Note

Negatives only
Box 2, Item 18

King, Martin Luther Jr.

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 2, Item 19

Kitt, Eartha

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 2, Item 20

Land, Harold

Scope and Content Note

4 items
Box 2, Item 21

Lewis, Ramsey

Scope and Content Note

1 item

Note

Negatives only
Box 2, Item 22

Lindsey, Gilbert

Scope and Content Note

1 item

Note

Negatives only
Box 2, Item 23

Lloyd, Charles

Scope and Content Note

27 items
Box 2, Item 24

Lorez, Alexander and Clifford Jordan

Scope and Content Note

4 items
Box 2, Item 25

Lynn, Gloria

Scope and Content Note

11 items
Box 2, Item 26

Mansfield, Jane

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 2, Item 27

May, Pearlie

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 2, Item 28

McCann, Les

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 2, Item 29

Monk, Thelonious

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 3, Item 1

Morehead, Howard

Scope and Content Note

172 items
Box 3, Item 1a

Morehead, Howard

Scope and Content Note

64 items
Box 4, Item 1

Morgan, Frank

Scope and Content Note

34 items
Box 4, Item 2

Morrison, Barbara

Scope and Content Note

48 items
Box 4, Item 3

Mulligan, Jerry

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 4, Item 4

Nobumoto, Lisa

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 4, Item 5

Parker, Charlie

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 4, Item 6

Porter, Sidney

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 4, Item 7

Price, Ruth

Scope and Content Note

14 items
Box 4, Item 8

Powell, Brad

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 4, Item 9

Poyand, Bill

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 4, Item 10

Prude, Terrell

Scope and Content Note

5 items
Box 4, Item 11

Ranelin, Phil

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 4, Item 12

Razaf, Andy

Scope and Content Note

7 items
Box 4, Item 13

Redd, Vi

Scope and Content Note

19 items
Box 4, Item 13a

Robeson, Paul

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 4, Item 14

Rubalcaba, Gonzalo

Scope and Content Note

10 items
Box 4, Item 15

Sheen, Tony

Scope and Content Note

8 items
Box 4, Item 16

Short, Bobby

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 4, Item 17

Sinatra, Frank

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 4, Item 18

Smith, Camilla

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 4, Item 19

Smith, Jimmy

Scope and Content Note

38 items
Box 4, Item 20

Smith, O.C.

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 4, Item 21

Stitt, Sonny

Scope and Content Note

11 items
Box 4, Item 22

Torme, Mel

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 4, Item 23

Upchurch, Phil

Scope and Content Note

7 items
Box 4, Item 24

Witherspoon, Jimmy

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 4, Item 25

Wiggins, Gerald

Scope and Content Note

76 items
Box 4, Item 26

Williams, Joe

Scope and Content Note

16 items
Box 4, Item 27

Wilson, Gerald

Scope and Content Note

9 items
Box 4, Item 28

Wilson, Nancy

Scope and Content Note

4 items
Box 4, Item 29

Yorty, Sam

Scope and Content Note

1 item
 

Subseries 2. Festivals and Venues

Scope and Content Note

Includes event programs
Box 5, Item 1

Angel City Jazz Festival

Scope and Content Note

17 items
Box 5, Item 2

Cavalcade of Jazz

Scope and Content Note

8 items
Box 5, Item 3

Central Avenue Jazz Festival

Scope and Content Note

35 items
Box 5, Item 4

Drum City

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 5, Item 4a

Jazz a la Carte

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 5, Item 5

Jazz at Drew 1994-1996

Scope and Content Note

34 items
Box 5, Item 6

Jazz at Drew 1997-1999

Scope and Content Note

35 items
Box 5, Item 7

Jazz at School

Scope and Content Note

5 items
Box 5, Item 8

Jazz bakery

Scope and Content Note

4 items
Box 5, Item 9

Jazz goes to church

Scope and Content Note

10 items
Box 5, Item 10

Jazz salon

Scope and Content Note

51 items
Box 5, Item 11

Jimmy Cleveland benefit

Scope and Content Note

4 items
Box 5, Item 12

Moca Jazz

Scope and Content Note

18 items
Box 5, Item 13

Tribute to Billie Holiday

Scope and Content Note

7 items
Box 5, Item 14

Misc.

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 6, Item 1

Musician's union

Scope and Content Note

4 items
Box 6, Item 2

Pacific jazz festival

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 6, Item 3

Playboy jazz festival (1)

Scope and Content Note

12 items
Box 6, Item 4

Playboy jazz festival (2) 1982

Scope and Content Note

10 items
Box 6, Item 5

Playboy jazz festival 1983

Scope and Content Note

18 items
 

Subseries 3. Framed Prints

 

Basie, Count, at the Cricket Club 1963

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Charles, Ray

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Charles, Ray (2)

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Crosby, Bing with Armstrong, Louis

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Davis, Miles

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Gillespie, Dizzy, at the Lighthouse night club 1959

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Goodman, Benny

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Gordon, Dexter, at the California Club 1957

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Holliday, Billy

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Monk, Thelonius, at the Monterey Jazz Festival 1964

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Parker, Charlie "Yardbird"

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Sinatra, Frank

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Unidentified male vocalist

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Wilson, Nancy

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Subseries 4. Digital Images

Box 4, Item 30

All stars of jazz 1997

Physical Description: 2 3.5" discs

Scope and Content Note

Screen saver for windows
Box 4, Item 31

Kodak picture CD, Roll# 146408 6/12/2000

 

Subseries 5. Matted Prints (Music and Non Music)

Scope and Content Note

33 Non music items
Item 1

Astair, Fred

Physical Description: 16x20"

Note

Schoenberg B425
Item 1b

Astair, Fred and Armstrong, Louis

Physical Description: 16x20"

Note

Schoenberg B425
Item 2

Banks, Brenton

Physical Description: 16x20"

Note

Schoenberg B425
Item 3

Charles, Ray

Physical Description: 16x20"

Note

Schoenberg B425
Item 4

Collins, Bill

Physical Description: 16x20"

Note

Schoenberg B425
Item 5

Goodman, Benny

Physical Description: 16x20"

Note

Schoenberg B425
Item 6

Land, Harold

Physical Description: 16x20"

Note

Schoenberg B425
Item 7

Lynn, Gloria

Physical Description: 16x20"

Note

Schoenberg B425
Item 8

Martin, Dean

Physical Description: 16x20"

Note

Schoenberg B425
Item 9

Robeson, Paul

Physical Description: 16x20"

Note

Schoenberg B425
Item 10

Whitherspoon, Jimmy

Physical Description: 16x20"

Note

Schoenberg B425
 

Subseries 7. Unprocessed Photographs

Box 18

Unprocessed Photographs

Box 19

Unprocessed Photographs

Box 20

Unprocessed Photographs

 

Series 2. Correspondence

Box 8, Item 1

Playboy correspondence 1958-1993

Scope and Content Note

34 items
Box 8, Item 2

Elliot to Morehead 1962 October

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 8, Item 3

Jacobs to Morehead 12/74

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 8, Item 4

Higgins to Morehead 1/79 - 6/79

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 8, Item 5

Kenya to Morehead 8/79

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 8, Item 6

Morehead to Foster 9/79

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 8, Item 7

Bill Fyffe critiques 1978

Scope and Content Note

9 items
Box 8, Item 8

Late return/illness incident 1979

Scope and Content Note

27 items
Box 8, Item 9

Cuban prisoner return incident 1979

Scope and Content Note

3 items, 5 photographs
Box 8, Item 10

Morehead to Nelson 2/80

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 8, Item 11

L.A. Dodgers incident 2/82 - 3/82

Scope and Content Note

7 items
Box 8, Item 12

ABC memos 3/83

Scope and Content Note

50 items
Box 8, Item 13

Morehead to Adams 6/83

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 8, Item 14

Newsfilm consolidation 1983

Scope and Content Note

7 items
Box 8, Item 15

Mathews, Charles Theodore 1983 - 1985

Scope and Content Note

13 items
Box 8, Item 16

Michael Ray incident 7/1984

Scope and Content Note

15 items
Box 8, Item 17

Roger Bell, sleeping incident 1986

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 8, Item 18

Gardner to Morehead 4/1987

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 8, Item 19

ABC Retirement 1989 - 1991

Scope and Content Note

23 items
Box 8, Item 20

Jim Hill incident 1990

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 8, Item 21

Inside Edition incident 1990

Scope and Content Note

7 items
Box 8, Item 22

Afro-American Museum/Cultural Affairs 1990 - 1991

Scope and Content Note

17 items
Box 8, Item 23

Model Laura Carter incident 1990

Scope and Content Note

4 items
Box 8, Item 24

Costello (Barnes & Noble) to Ray York 3/94

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 8, Item 25

Book Deals 1995 - 1999

Scope and Content Note

63 items
Box 8, Item 26

Central Avenue Jazz Festival 7/97

Scope and Content Note

4 items
Box 8, Item 27

Summers to Morehead 2/97

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 8, Item 28

"Letter of understanding" City lights software 4/97

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 8, Item 29

Utterstrom to Morehead 4/97

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 8, Item 30

Willard to Morehead 11/97

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 8, Item 31

UCLA library 1/98

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 8, Item 32

Willard to Morehead 9/98

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 8, Item 33

York to Barrows 12/98

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 1

Morehead to Austin 1/99

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 2

Backstreet artist gallery 2000

Scope and Content Note

46 items
Box 9, Item 3

Garay to Morehead 6/2000

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 4

2001 correspondence 2001

Scope and Content Note

17 items
Box 9, Item 5

York to Bielawski 5/01

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 6

Morehead to Hunt 7/02

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 7

Rashid to Morehead 1/03

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 8

Defrantz to Morehead 3/03

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 9

Daily News to Morehead

Scope and Content Note

1 item
 

Series 3. Business Documents, Articles, Essays and Stories

Box 9, Item 10

ABC documents

Scope and Content Note

11 items
Box 9, Item 11

ABC employment

Scope and Content Note

10 items
Box 9, Item 12

ABC termination proceedings

Scope and Content Note

26 items
Box 9, Item 13

Backstreet artists gallery

Scope and Content Note

27 items
Box 9, Item 14

Black photographers

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 15

Bronze beauty press releases 1991

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 9, Item 16

Bronze beauty pricelists

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 9, Item 17

Bronze beaty press release/materials

Scope and Content Note

17 items
Box 9, Item 18

Bronze beauty press materials

Scope and Content Note

10 items
Box 9, Item 19

Calendar Marketing Assn. 1995

Scope and Content Note

7 items
Box 9, Item 20

"Capturing the rare moments" 2/82

Publisher: Glendale News Press

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 21

Castro on Cuba

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 22

Costco documents

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 9, Item 23

CRM, Paul Gardner 5/87 - 6/87

Scope and Content Note

6 items
Box 9, Item 24

Los Angeles cultural grants program

Scope and Content Note

6 items
Box 9, Item 25

Equipment lists

Scope and Content Note

13 items
Box 9, Item 26

Glamour photography checklist

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 28

Jazz negatives 3/94

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 28a

Jazz salon fliers 1996

Scope and Content Note

7 items
Box 9, Item 29

Mclyn, Rusel Jr. resume

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 9, Item 30

Miss Bronze California program 1960

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 9, Item 31

Model info sheets

Scope and Content Note

19 items
Box 9, Item 32

Morehead publications

Scope and Content Note

7 items
Box 9, Item 33

Morehead bios

Scope and Content Note

19 items
Box 10, Item 0a

Moca programs

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 10, Item 0b

Monterey jazz programs 1963, '64, '67, '68

Scope and Content Note

5 items
Box 10, Item 1

Morehead stories

Scope and Content Note

15 items
Box 10, Item 2

Morehead stories (2)

Scope and Content Note

19 items
Box 10, Item 3

Frank Morgan bio

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 10, Item 4

Norwood show agreement 7/95

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 10, Item 5

Morrison, Barbara resume

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 10, Item 5a

Playboy jazz festival programs 1983, '99

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 10, Item 6

Smith, O.C., L.A. Times 11/24/01

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 10, Item 7

Players magazine

Scope and Content Note

1 item
Box 10, Item 8

Poetry

Scope and Content Note

5 items
Box 10, Item 9

Price list for Ray Charles video 10/92

Scope and Content Note

7 items
Box 10, Item 10

Playboy documents

Scope and Content Note

9 items
Box 10, Item 12

South Africa itinerary 2/98

Scope and Content Note

3 items
Box 10, Item 13

Television shows

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 10, Item 14

TV99 course info

Scope and Content Note

2 items
Box 10, Item 15

UCLA library

Scope and Content Note

9 items
Box 10, Item 16

Wiggins, Gerald 1/88

Scope and Content Note

15 items
Box 10, Item 17

Wilson, Nancy

Scope and Content Note

1 item
 

Series 4. Books

Box 11, Item 1

The nigger bible 1967

Creator/Collector: Robert DeCoy
Publisher: Blawhit
Box 11, Item 2

The nigger bible 1967

Creator/Collector: Robert H. DeCoy
Publisher: Holloway House
Box 11, Item 3

The spook who sat by the door 1972

Creator/Collector: Sam Greenlee
Publisher: Bantam
Box 11, Item 4

The brown derby cookbok 1962

Creator/Collector: Leonard Louis Levinson
Publisher: Dolphin
Box 11, Item 5

Monterey jazz festival 1997

Creator/Collector: William Minor
Publisher: Angel City Press
Box 11, Item 6

Claxtonography 1995

Creator/Collector: William Claxton
Publisher: Nieswand
Box 12, Item 1

Ray Charles Song Folio 1963

Publisher: Progressive Music Publishing Co,. Inc.
Box 12, Item 2

Eye on music

Creator/Collector: Howard Morehead
Box 12, Item 3

The black music history of Los Angeles- Its roots 1992

Creator/Collector: Tom Reed
Publisher: Black Accent on L.A. Press
Box 12, Item 4

Black photographers 1940-1988 1989

Creator/Collector: Deborah Willis-Thomas
Publisher: Garland Publishing, Inc
 

Series 6. Video Cassettes

Box 13, Item 1

Aretha

Box 13, Item 2

Aretha Franklin, Lou Rawls

Box 13, Item 3

Artist extraordinary- Bill Pajaud

Box 13, Item 4

Big Band Bash, American pop singers

Box 13, Item 5

Billy Childs at Jazz Salon 10/22/2000

Box 13, Item 6

From jump street, Ray Charles 20/20, Dizzy Gillespie "Mayport jazz"

Box 14, Item 1

The Gerald Wiggins Trio 2/4/2001

Box 14, Item 2

Jazz at the Smithosonian with Art Blakely, Sarah Vaughan and Wynton Marsalis with the Boston Pops Orchestra

Box 14, Item 3

H. Morehead Interview

Box 14, Item 4

Interview of photographer Howard Morehead by Tom Reid 9/7/90

Box 14, Item 5

Monty Alexander Trio at Union Station

Box 14, Item 6

Nancy Wilson at O.C. Smith memorial

Box 15, Item 1

Photographer Howard Morehead 9/7/90

Box 15, Item 2

Ray Charles with the Boston Pops, Jazz at the Snowbird

Box 15, Item 3

Saul Mandy vs. Esteban De Jean

Box 15, Item 4

World of Photography

Box 16, Item 1

Photographs of Howard Morehead 9/7/90

Physical Description: 1" video cassette
Box 16, Item 2

World of photography (Master)

Physical Description: 1" video cassette
 

Series 7. Sound Recordings

Scope and Content Note

CD Sound Recordings
Box 17, Item 1

The complete country & western recordings, 1959-1986 1998

Performer: Ray Charles
Publisher: Rhino Records

Additional Note

Publisher no.: R2-75328
Box 17, Item 2

Blues Women

Box 17, Item 3

Teddy Edwards, Eric Burrell

Box 17, Item 4

Ingredients in a recipe for soul 1963

Performer: Ray Charles
Publisher: ABC Paramount

Note

Cover and liner photos: Howard Morehead
Box 17, Item 5

I'm all yours- baby!

Performer: Ray Charles
Publisher: ABC Tangerine Records

Additional Note

Publisher no.: ABCS-675
Box 17, Item 6

Just between us 1988

Performer: Ray Charles
Publisher: CBS Records

Note

Cover photography by Howard Morehead