Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Lammar Wright

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Full-length portrait photograph of jazz trumpet player Lammar Wright Sr. (1907-1973) in a tuxedo. Wright played in Bennie Moten's band starting in 1923 before relocating to New York City in 1927.

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Kansas City, MO
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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.
Digital Object Identifier: 
AJM-MC07-2001-328-04