Wild Bill Davison's first band
Photograph of Wild Bill's Davison first band. Verso of the photograph reads, "This is Bills first band after being discharged from army - Consisting of all men who were in Bill's army band Cutty Cutshall - Trombone, Joe Barufaldi - Clarinet."
Wild Bill Davison performing with others
A photograph of a band autographed by Wild Bill Davison. The inscription reads, "To Geoff, This bunch, is a must When you get to New York "Wild" bill Davison."
Wild Bill Davison and Eddie London at a recording session, circa 1951
Wild Bill Davison, Eddie London (guitar), and other musicians at a recording session around 1951.
Marquee advertising Wild Bill Davison at the Blue Note Theater
A marquee above the Blue Note Theater announcing performances by Wild Bill Davison, the Bill Davis Trio, and Les Strand.
Wild Bill Davison playing with Louis Armstrong and others
A sepia-tone photograph of Wild Bill Davison playing alongside several other jazz musicians, including Louis Armstrong, Albert Nicholas, George Brunis, Baby Dodds, Art Hodes, and Danny Barker.
Benny Meroff's Famous Orchestra
Group photograph of Benny Meroff's Famous Orchestra taken outside a performance venue. Benny Meroff is seated in the center of the first row, dressed in white. Trumpeter Wild Bill Davison is seated second from the left in the first row.
Wild Bill Davison outside Defiance Public Library, Defiance, Ohio
Wild Bill Davison at the age of thirteen, standing outside the Defiance Public Library in Defiance, Ohio.
Wild Bill Davison, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Portrait of Wild Bill Davison taken in the late 1930s in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Wild Bill Davison at age two, with dog
Wild Bill Davison, aged two, photographed outdoors with a dog.