Nat King Cole
Photographs show singer Nat King Cole performing and socializing. Includes Cole performing in a nightclub; performing for patients at a Chicago hospital; visiting a church and playing piano with choir member; directing a youth orchestra. Also Cole attending a Brooklyn Dodgers baseball game; with Dodgers' players Jackie Robinson and Don Newcombe; at a nightclub with wife Maria and others.
Unpublished photographs show Nat King Cole performing.
Job title and date from photographers' logbook.
Use surrogates for color images.
Gift; Cowles Communications, Inc.; December 13, 1971.
4 images published in: The melancholy monarch, produced by George B. Leonard, Look, v. 19, no. 8 (Apr. 19, 1955), p. 119-121.
Bag count: 15.