Pee Wee Squawks; Muggsy Special

Pee Wee Squawks; Muggsy Special

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Muggsy Spanier and his Orchestra. side 1: Pe[e] Wee Squaws; side 2: Muggsy Special (Disc 6032). from the album, Muggsy Spanier (Disc 711).
78 rpm.

Album cover illustration was by David Stone Martin (born David Livingstone Martin, 1913-1992). Martin was an American artist best known for his illustrations on jazz album covers for labels including Mercury, Asch, Disc, and Dial. Many of his commissions were from Martin’s longtime friend, American jazz record producer and concert promoter Norman Granz (1918-2001).

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sound recording
recording date
1946
recording artist
Muggsy Spanier and his Orchestra
artist
Martin, David Stone
manufacturer
Disc
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
shellac (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
ID Number
1978.0670.935
accession number
1978.0670
catalog number
1978.0670.935
maker number
6032
711
Credit Line
Gift of Lucy C. Shain in memory of James Lewis Shain
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