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Photographs, circa 1890s-2000s (continued)
Roach Family, circa 1890s-2000s
BOX-FOLDER 105/1-2 circa 1890s-circa 1920s
Chiefly unidentified family members or friends
BOX-FOLDER 34/11 circa 1940s?
Wedding photograph
BOX-FOLDER 105/3, 135/6 1950s-1970s
Includes MR and A. Lincoln wedding
BOX-FOLDER 34/12 1970s?
BOX-FOLDER 105/4-8 1980s-1990s
BOX-FOLDER 34/13, 106/1-4 1990s
BOX-FOLDER 107/1-7 1990s?-2000s
Includes: Connie Crothers, Sonia Sanchez, Phil Schaap
BOX-FOLDER 107/8, 108/1-3 Miscellaneous and unidentified family members, 1950s-2000s
Chiefly individual and group photos of MR's children
BOX-FOLDER 48/17 Miscellaneous and unidentified family members, undated
Unidentified grandchild?
Photograph Albums, 1968-2001
BOX-FOLDER 109/1-9 1968, 1985-1992
Includes: Sayyd Abdul Al-Khabyyr, Art Blakey, Kenny Burrell, Jack DeJohnette, Leonard Feather, Abbey Lincoln, Tito Puente, Potato Valdes; "Sacred Drums"
BOX 49 1978, Waseda University, Tokyo
BOX 49 1980s?, Japan
BOX-FOLDER 110/1-7 1992-1993
Includes: Cecil Bridgewater; "To the Max!"
BOX-FOLDER 111/1-7 1993-1995
Includes: Toni Morrison; "We Insist!"
BOX-FOLDER 112/1-6 1995-1996
Includes: Ginger Baker, Amiri Baraka, Count Basie Orchestra, Jack DeJohnette, George Ferencz, Tony Williams
BOX-FOLDER 113/1-7 1997-1999, 1990s?
Includes: Stanley Turrentine, Randy Weston
BOX-FOLDER 48/18 1998, American Drummers Achievement Awards
Includes: Louie Bellson, Bill Cosby, Roy Haynes
BOX-FOLDER 114/1-7 1990s?
Includes: Michael Carvin, Bill Cosby, Stanley Crouch, Danny Glover, Red Holloway, Toni Morrison, Grady Tate, Reggie Workman
BOX-FOLDER 115/1-4 2000-2001
BOX-FOLDER 116/1-5 Miscellany
Artwork, buildings and locations, drum kits, miscellaneous and unidentified people, and other images
BOX-FOLDER 34/14-16 Miscellany
Unidentified people and MR iconography
BOX 198-199 Negatives
BOX 135, 164-167 Resources on Jazz, Civil Rights, and African American Culture, 1950s-2000s
Printed materials and ephemera related to jazz performers, African American art and culture, and social advocacy groups engaged in any of the following issues: civil rights, African nationalism, human rights abuse and violence (especially in Africa), religious freedom, and other issues. Materials include articles and clippings, essays, programs, fliers, press kits, and other items.
Arranged alphabetically by subject.
BOX-FOLDER 163/34 African culture
BOX-FOLDER 163/35-37, 164/1-23 Civil Rights
BOX-FOLDER 135/1 Civil rights
Poster to stay execution of Mumia Abu-Jamal
BOX-FOLDER 165/1-5 Dance
Includes: Alvin Ailey
BOX-FOLDER 165/6-9 Education
BOX-FOLDER 165/10-13 Film
BOX-FOLDER 165/14-22, 166/1-25 Jazz
Includes: Connie Crothers, Ray Mantilla, Michael Olatunji, Cecil Taylor
BOX-FOLDER 135/2 Jazz
Posters and souvenir booklet for Mo' Better Blues (film by Spike Lee)
BOX-FOLDER 166/26-29, 167/1 Literature
Includes: Zora Neale Hurston
BOX-FOLDER 167/2-12 Music (non-jazz)
Includes: Boys Choir of Harlem, Juma Santos
BOX-FOLDER 167/13 Religion
BOX-FOLDER 167/14-16 Theater
BOX-FOLDER 167/17-18 Visual arts
BOX 167-170 Programs, 1962-2008
Chiefly programs for Roach's performances as soloist or member of the following groups: Max Roach Quartet, Max Roach Double Quartet, Max Roach Chorus and Orchestra, M'BOOM, So What Brass Quintet, Beijing Trio, and Uptown String Quartet.
Arranged chronologically by date.
BOX-FOLDER 167/19-31 1962-1979
BOX-FOLDER 168/1-17 1980-1993
BOX-FOLDER 169/1-16 1994-2002
BOX-FOLDER 170/1-5 2004-2008 and undated
BOX 48, 135, 170-171 MAPCASE FOLDER 1-3, 5-7, 16-20 Promotional Materials, 1946-2008
Posters, fliers, press kits, and other materials related to Roach's public appearances as a performer, collaborator, activist, speaker, and honored guest.
Arranged chronologically by date.
BOX-FOLDER 170/6-34 1946-2008 and undated
BOX-FOLDER 171/1-6 1970s-1990s
Press kits
BOX-FOLDER 48/19 1955
BOX-FOLDER 135/3 MAPCASE FOLDER 1-3, 5-7, 16-20 1968-1979, 1986-2006, and undated
BOX-FOLDER 48/20-22 1960s-1990s
BOX 35-36, 50, 117-129, 137-139, 177, 196-197 MAPCASE FOLDER 10 Biographical Materials, 1880-2000s
Date books and address books, personal documents, biographies, telephone message logs, and other miscellaneous items pertaining to the daily activities of Roach and his family.
Arranged by subject.
Max Roach, 1924-2004
BOX-FOLDER 35/1-6, 50/1-5, 196-197 MAPCASE FOLDER 10 Awards and honors, 1959-2006
Includes: Doctoral cap, gown, hoods, sashes, stoles, and tassles
BOX-FOLDER 117/1-9 Address books, 1972, 1982, and undated
BOX 137-139 Addresses and contact information, undated
Rolodex cards
BOX 177 Addresses and contact information, undated
Chiefly loose business cards
BOX-FOLDER 118/1 Biographies, undated
BOX-FOLDER 118/2 Daily activity lists, 1982
BOX-FOLDER 118/3-8 Datebooks, 1969-1970, 1979-1984
BOX 122 Datebooks, 1977-1984
Loose planner packets
BOX 121 Datebooks, 1985-1988
Loose planner packets
BOX-FOLDER 119/1-6 Datebooks, 1986-1989, 1992-1994
BOX-FOLDER 120/1-5 Datebooks, 1995-1996, 1998-2000
BOX 123 Datebooks, 2002, 2004
Loose planner packets
BOX-FOLDER 124/1 Personal documents and miscellany, 1924-2003
BOX-FOLDER 36/1-2 Scrapbooks, 1948-1980
BOX-FOLDER 124/2-7, 125-126 Telephone message logs and notes, 1970s-2000 and undated
Roach Family, 1880-2002
BOX-FOLDER 127/1-3 Roach, Alphonso, circa 1915-1989
BOX-FOLDER 127/4-5 Roach, Cressie, 1947-1973
BOX-FOLDER 127/6 Roach, Janus Adams, 1993
BOX-FOLDER 127/7 Roach family, 1880-2002
Miscellaneous family members
Abbey Lincoln, 1950s-2000s
BOX-FOLDER 128/1 Abbey Lincoln Inc., 1969-1970
BOX-FOLDER 128/2 Biographies, 1965 and undated
BOX-FOLDER 128/3-7 Clippings, 1950s-2000s
BOX-FOLDER 128/8 Financial and legal documents, 1968-1972
BOX-FOLDER 128/9 Miscellany, 1966-1971 and undated
BOX-FOLDER 128/10 Programs and promotional materials, 1966-1996 and undated
Shannon Gibbons, 1982-1995
BOX-FOLDER 129/1-5 Datebooks, address books, and notebooks, 1983-1995
BOX-FOLDER 129/6 Lyric sheets, undated
BOX-FOLDER 129/7 Promotional materials, clippings, and miscellany, 1982-1985
BOX 50, 171-176 Clippings, 1940s-2000s
Newspaper and magazine clippings, as well as a selection of magazine covers featuring Roach.
Arranged chronologically by decade.
BOX-FOLDER 171/8-23 1940s-1970s
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