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Jazz musicians Louis Armstrong, Max Kaminsky, Brad Gowans, Pee Wee Russell, Joe Sullivan, Eddie Condon, Zutty Singleton, and Bobby Hackett play a jam session for a group of third-grade elementary students at the Walt Whitman School in 1942.
Photos by Charles Peterson.
Max Kaminsky, trumpet
Pee Wee Russell, clarinet
Eddie Condon, guitar
Benny Morton, trombone
1945, The Bettmann Archive
I don’t think this rare photo has ever been digitalised. I scanned it from
The Commodore Jazz Classics: From Traditional Jazz to Free-Style Swing. In my father’s record collection there are an abundence of extremely rare Book of the Month Records releases.