Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Big Joe Turner

Big Joe Turner
Description: 

Photograph of Kansas City blues shouter Joseph Vernon "Big Joe" Turner Jr. Turner performed in Kansas City in the late 1920's and early 1930's before moving to New York City.

Publisher: 
Shaw Artists Corporation
Object Type: 
Owning Organization: 
Modern Location: 
New York, NY
Person Name: 
Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the American Jazz Museum. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to the American Jazz Museum.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
John Baker Collection
Digital Object Identifier: 
AJM-84-1-201
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The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.