Count Basie and Carmen Miranda at Command Performance

Description: 

Publicity photo of Count Basie at piano and Carmen Miranda holding percussive shaker at Command Performance. Basie is sitting at the piano wearing a white suit and looking forward. Miranda is standing behind the piano against a studio wall and wearing a suit jacket and floral head wrap.

Object Type: 
Date: 
1936
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Rights Statement: 
All collection images may be freely searched and displayed. Permission must be received for subsequent use and/or distribution in print or electronically. Please contact LaBudde Special Collections for more information.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
umkc_lsc_dexter_photo-0355.tif, Dave E. Dexter, Jr. Collection
Digital Object Identifier: 
UMKC-0355
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