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Center for the Art of Performance and the UCLA Library: Dig Deeper

UCLA's Center for the Art of Performance and the UCLA Library collaboration for providing information and resources to enhance the performance experience.

Jazz @ UCLA

Nat King Cole Trio (Nat King Cole, Oscar Moore, Wesley Prince) with Helen Forrest, Los Angeles, circa 1940. From the Walter L. Gordon, Jr./William C. Beverly, Jr. Collection, UCLA Library Special Collections

UCLA Library Special Collections has a vast array of West-Coast jazz collections. This page will lead you to some of the highlights of these collections.

For more information on the collections, or on how to access the collections:

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For reference and paging request by phone, please call 310.825.4988 Monday through Saturday between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Jazz Performers Collections

Jazz Photograph Collections