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Handkerchief

From the Collection of Australian Jazz Museum Koomba Park 15 Mountain Highway Wantirna Victoria

Description
White handkerchief signed by Louis Armstrong, Lucille Armstrong and other band members
Size
470 mm x 470 mm
Object Registration
16439
Keywords
louis armstrong, lucille armstrong, eric child, angela child, bill haesler
Historical information
White cotton handkerchief used by Louis Armstrong in the 1956 film "High Society". Signed by members of his All Stars band on the 1956 tour of Australia and presented to Angela Child. Inscribed "Hello Angela Jack Lesberg" "To Angela from Louis Armstrong" "To Angela sincerely Lucille Armstrong" "To Angela Best Wishes Edmond Hall" "To Angela from Gary Crosby" "Valma Middleton" "Good luck to Angela Billy Kyle" "Good health Barrett Deems" "Rose Hardaway"
Significance
Possibly unique in having the autograph of Lucille Armstrong together with other band members.
Inscriptions & Markings
Signatures of Louis Armstrong's band members
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:08AM