Collection ID: 10535610 MS#1694

Collection context

Summary

Creator:
Locke, Eddie
Extent:
1 linear foot and 2 document boxes
Language:
English .
Preferred citation:

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Eddie Locke Photograph of Jazz Musicians; Box and Folder (if known); Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Background

Scope and Content:

Photographs (315) taken by Eddia Locke of jazz musicians and performances between the 1950s and 1970s. Group One comprises photographs 1-55; Group Two, photographs 56-109; Group Three, photographs 110-169; Group Four, photographs 170-223; Group Five, photograph 224-277; Group 6, photographs 278-315 There is a cd with 315 tiff images, as well as six print outs of the images. In Box 2 there are two folders and 3 photograph albums containing the original photographs, as well as a few photographs which are not included in the cd or in the print-outs.

Biographical / Historical:

Eddie Locke was born in a Detroit on August 2, 1930. He became a jazz drummer in Detroit and moved to New York City in 1954. Locke worked with many jazz musicians, including Roy Eldridge and Coleman Hawkins. He died on September 7, 2009 in New Jersey.

Acquisition information:
Source of acquisition--Eddie Locke. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--2008.
Processing information:

List compiled by Ban Bunting.

Papers processed 2013 Patrick Lawlor.

Finding aid written 10/04/2013 Patrick Lawlor

Arrangement:

This collection is arranged in 6 Groups.

Accruals:

No MaterialExpected

Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. Contact rbml@columbia.edu for more information.

Rules or conventions:
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Access

RESTRICTIONS:

This collection is located off-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

TERMS OF ACCESS:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

PREFERRED CITATION:

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Eddie Locke Photograph of Jazz Musicians; Box and Folder (if known); Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

LOCATION OF THIS COLLECTION:
6th Floor East Butler Library
535 West 114th St.
New York, NY 10027, United States
CONTACT:
(212) 854-5590
rbml@library.columbia.edu