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Lionel Hampton performing with band
Date: 1950
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8 x 10 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton at the vibraphone with band which includes guitarist Billy Mackel

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Lionel Hampton performing
Date: 1950
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7 x 5 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the drums

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Lionel Hampton on vibraphone
Date: 1950
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7 x 5 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the vibraphone

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Lionel Hampton performing
Date: 1950
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7 x 5 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the vibraphone

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Lionel Hampton with vocalist
Date: 1950
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8 x 10 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the drums with unidentified vocalist

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Lionel Hampton with vocalist
Date: 1950
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10 x 8 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the drums with unidentified vocalist

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Unidentified singer
Date: 1950
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7 x 5 inch photograph. Unidentified woman singing with Lionel Hampton in the background

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Lionel Hampton's 90th birthday
Date: 1998
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5 x 7 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with band and unidentified vocalist. [Lionel Hampton's 90th birthday at the Blue Note in New York]

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Lionel Hampton with Rudolph Giuliani
Date: 1996-12-10
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8 x 10 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with Rudolph Giuliani, Mayor of New York City, probably in the Mayor's office

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Waldorf Astoria Hotel
Date: 1950
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8 x 10 inch photograph. Thurgood Marshall, Cecilia Suyat, and Lionel Hampton. Accompanying this photograph is a portfolio from the Starlight Roof; The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, N. Y.

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Lionel Hampton in France
Date: 1950
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9 1/2 x 12 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the vibraphone [in France?]

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Lionel Hampton in France
Date: 1950
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9 1/2 x 12 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the vibraphone [in France?]

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Lionel Hampton in France
Date: 1950
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12 x 9 1/2 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the drums [in France?]

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USS Randolph
Date: 1958-05
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11 x 14 inch photograph. Aircraft carrier USS Randolph. Norfolk, VA. This Photograph has a dedication to Lionel Hampton

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The Spectras
Date: 1960
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7 x 14 inch photograph. The Spectras band

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Lionel Hampton
Date: 1970
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14 x 11 inch promotional photograph. Lionel Hampton. Inscribed at the bottom of the photograph: Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra. This is an enlarged copy of a photograph dedicated to G. Verrot [?] from Lionel Hampton

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Unidentified woman
Date: 1945
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12 x 9 inch photograph. Portrait of an unidentified woman

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Leatrice Joy
Date: 1950
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12 x 9 inch photograph. Portrait of a woman. Stamped on the back of the photograph: Leatrice Joy; Star for Cecil B. De Mille. This photograph is dedicated to Gladys Hampton from Leatrice Joy.

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Lionel Hampton with band
Date: 1950
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9 1/2 x 11 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton on drums with band, which includes guitarist Billy Mackel

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Lionel Hampton on drums
Date: 1950
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7 x 12 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton performing

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Lionel Hampton in Germany
Date: 1979-07
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12 x 9 1/2 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton in Munich, Germany. This photograph is dedicated to Lionel Hampton from Walter Bayer

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Lionel Hampton
Date: 1975
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12 x 9 1/2 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton performing

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Lionel Hampton and others
Date: 1970
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14 x 11 1/4 inch promotional photograph. This is a combination of images depicting Lionel Hampton playing the vibraphone, unidentified saxophonist and vocalist, and audience

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Lionel Hampton in France
Date: 1950
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12 x 8 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with unidentified woman [in France]

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Les Buccinateurs Reunis
Date: 1985
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12 x 16 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with the band Les Buccinateurs Reunis in a restaurant in [Bordeaux], France

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Lionel Hampton with President Nixon
Date: 1971-02-19
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13 x 10 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with President Richard Nixon and unidentified man in the White House, Washington D.C.

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Lionel Hampton in Nice
Date: 1990
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16 x 12 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton in Nice, France

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Lionel Hampton in Nice
Date: 1990
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16 x 12 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton in Nice, France

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Lionel Hampton on vibraphone
Date: 1973
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14 x 17 1/2 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the vibraphone. Handwritten on the back of the photograph is the name of the photographer, the date, and: Department of Treasury, Wash. D.C.

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Lionel Hampton with Flip Wilson
Date: 1982
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20 x 16 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton receiving the Big Brothers Sidewalks of New York Award from Flip Wilson on the occasion of the M. C. Awards Dinner. New York, NY. This photograph is mounted on cardboard

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Lionel Hampton
Date: 1975
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14 x 11 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton

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Lou Rawls and Lionel Hampton
Date: 1950
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12 x 15 inch black frame holding a 10 x 8 inch black and white photograph. Lou Rawls and Lionel Hampton. Dedication on the back of the frame reads: To Lionel, Happy 90th Birthday and thanks for the memories. Love, Rose Neely, Moscow, Idaho

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Photo by Bill Tyler
Date: 1950
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14 x 11 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the vibraphone with orchestra

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Photo by Bill Tyler
Date: 1950
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11 x 14 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the vibraphone with orchestra

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Photo by Bill Tyler
Date: 1950
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14 x 11 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton playing the vibraphone with orchestra. This photograph has a dedication from Bill Tyler

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Photo by Bill Tyler
Date: 1950
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14 x 11 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with orchestra

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US Air Force
Date: 1950
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11 1/4 x 14 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with unidentified men, including a US Air Force military

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US Air Force
Date: 1950
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14 x 11 1/4 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with unidentified man [visiting a US Air Force base?]. The man is wearing a pin on his suit with the crescent moon with star symbol and a fez hat

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US Air Force
Date: 1950
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14 x 11 1/4 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with unidentified men, including a US Air Force military

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Lionel Hampton in Italy
Date: 1950
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12 x 15 1/2 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with Sergio Endrigo (Canzone Per te) and Marisa Sannia (Casa Bianca) [in San Remo, Italy?]

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Lionel Hampton in Italy
Date: 1950
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15 1/2 x 12 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton holding a framed picture [in San Remo, Italy?]. The picture reads: Sanremo 1845

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Lionel Hampton in Italy
Date: 1950
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15 1/2 x 12 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with unidentified man [in San Remo, Italy?]

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Lionel Hampton in Italy
Date: 1950
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15 1/2 x 12 inch photograph. Lionel Hampton with unidentified man [in San Remo, Italy?]

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1976-05-22
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Bowl. 5""x3 1/4"" Sterling Tiffany bowl<br>To Lionel Hampton from A. Philip Randolph Institute. New Orleans, LA, May 22, 1976

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1989-02-10
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Certificate. 11""x8 1/2"" Certificate with gold foil Seal of the Alabama A&M University and white and red ribbons in an 9 1/4""x11 3/4"" red folder. Inside the front cover of the folder there is a print of a drawing of the Joseph F. Drake Memorial Library. The cover of the folder has the seal and the name of the university printed in white<br>To Lionel Hampton from the Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University on the occasion of his performance at the Von Braun Civic Center, sponsored by the Lockheed-Aerojet Team in cooperation with Alabama A&M University to sponsor U.S. Space Camp scholarships for black and disadvantaged youths. Carl Harris Marbury, President. Huntsville, AL, Feb. 10, 1989

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1986-07-14
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Certificate. 8""x10"" Certificate inside a 10""x12"" blue folder. The cover of the folder has the seal and the name of the commission printed in gold <br>The Republican Senatorial Inner Circle confers the Senatorial Commission to Lionel Hampton for his support in maintaining the Republican Senate Majority. Strom Thurmond and John Heinz, Senators. July 14, 1986

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1989
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Certificate. 10 1/2""x9 1/2"" Cloth certificate<br>To Lionel Hampton from the University of Idaho for his contribution to the Lionel Hampton-Chevron Jazz Festival. Moscow, ID, 1989

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1969-07-10
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Certificate. 8""x10"" Certificate with gold foil Seal of the Township of Dover <br>Francis Hopkinson Memorial Medallion presented to Lionel Hampton by the Citizens of the Township of Dover for his contribution to American Music and Performing Arts. Ernest A. Buhr, Mayor. Township of Dover Toms River, NJ. July 10, 1969

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1985-07-26
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Certificate. 14""x8 1/2"" Official citation with gold foil Seal of the City of Gary<br>To Lionel Hampton from the Gary Common Council on the occasion of his visit to the fair city. Gary, IN, July 26, 1985

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1985-07-27
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Certificate. 14""x8 1/2"" Proclamation with gold foil Seal of the City of Gary <br>City of Gary proclaims July 27, 1985 as Lionel Hampton Day. Richard Gordon Hatcher, Mayor. Gary, IN, July 27, 1985

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1990
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Certificate. 14""x8 1/2"" Resolution with gold foil Seal of the City of Birmingham glued on cardboard<br>To Lionel Hampton from the City of Birmingham on the occasion of his visit to the city commemorating Black History Month. Richard Arrington Jr., Mayor and members of the Council City. Birmingham, AL, [1979-1999]

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1988-01-22
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Certificate. 14""x10 3/4"" Proclamation<br>To Lionel Hampton from the County of Wayne on the occasion of his return to the Paradise Theatre Orchestra Hall on January 23, 1988. Edward H. McNamara, Chief Executive Officer. Wayne, [MI], Jan. 22, 1988

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1988-03-15
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Certificate. 14""x11"" Proclamation with gold foil Seal of the Town of Babylon and blue, white, and red ribbons<br>To Lionel Hampton from the Town Council of Babylon on the occasion of his visit on April 15, 1988. Arthur G. Pitts, Supervisor and members of the Council. Babylon, NY, Mar. 15, [1988]

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1982
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Certificate. 8""x11"" Certificate with Member of Congress Seal, glued on green cardboard 10 1/4""x13 1/2""<br>Certificate of Appreciation presented to Lionel Hampton in appreciation of his citizenship. Albert Lee Smith, Jr., Member of Congress. [Birmingham, AL], [19811983?]

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1988-03-01
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Certificate. 14""x10 1/4"" Proclamation<br>City of Jackson proclaims March 5, 1988 as Lionel Hampton Day, for his services in benefit of the Opera South. Dale Danks, Jr., Mayor. Jackson, MS, Mar. 1, 1988

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1986-04-10
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Certificate. 13""x8 1/2"" Proclamation with gold foil Seal of the City and County of San Francisco and blue, white, and red ribbon<br>City and County of San Francisco proclaims April 25, 1986 as Lionel Hampton Day on the occasion of his visit to the city. Dianne Feinstein, Mayor. San Francisco, CA, Apr. 10, 1986

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1993-03-12
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Certificate. 14""x11"" Proclamation with gold foil seal<br>To Lionel Hampton from the State of Michigan. John Engler, Governor. Mar. 12, 1993

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1976-06-18
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Certificate. 11""x10 1/4"" Certificate with gold foil seal<br>Citation of Excellence presented to Lionel Hampton by the Borough of Manhattan. Percy E. Sutton, President. New York, NY, June 18, 1976

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1978-07-01
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Certificate. 14""x8 1/2"" Proclamation with gold foil seal and red, white, and blue ribbon<br>Borough of Manhattan proclaims July 1, 1978 as Lionel Hampton Day. Andrew Stein, President. New York, NY, July, 1978

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1998-02-15
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Certificate. 12""x9"" Resolution with gold foil seal with yellow and black ribbons<br>To Lionel Hampton by the City Council of Baltimore. Lawrence A. Bell, III, President and all Council members. Baltimore, MD, Feb. 15, 1998

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1990-07-27
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Certificate. 12""x9"" Citation<br>Degree of Doctor of Fine Arts, honoris causa, conferred upon Lionel Hampton by the Alabama Agricultural and Mechanical University. Clifford Walker, President Pro Tempore of the Board of Trustees and Carl Harris Marbury, President. Normal, AL, July 27, 1990

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1988-08-05
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Certificate. 12 1/2""x8 1/2"" Proclamation with gold foil seal<br>City and County of San Francisco proclaims August 5, 1998 as Lionel Hampton Day. Willie Lewis Brown, Jr., Mayor. San Francisco, CA. Aug. 1998

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To the University of Idaho
Date: 2004-05-20
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Certificate. 14""x11"" Proclamation with gold foil seal and purple ribbon<br>To the University of Idaho from the City of Mount Vernon for taking the initiative to perpetuate the name and legacy of Lionel Hampton through the Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival and the Lionel Hampton School of Music. Ernest D. Davis, Mayor. Mount Vernon, NY, May 20, 2004

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1991-05-20
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Certificate. 14 1/2""x11"" Citation with gold foil seal<br>Degree of Doctor of Humanities, honoris causa, conferred upon Lionel Hampton by Clark Atlanta University. Thomas W. Cole, Jr., President, May 20, 1991

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1998-06-17
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Certificate. 14""x11"" Resolution with gold foil seal and red ribbon<br>The Mayor and City Council of the City of East Orange resolved to rename the Washington Academy of Music's auditorium Lionel Hampton Concert Hall. William W. Moore, City Clerk. East Orange, NJ, June 17, 1998

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1988-10-27
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Certificate. 16""x12"" Certificate<br>Duke Ellington/Shepherd of the Night Flock Award presented to Lionel Hampton by the Jazz Ministry at Saint Peter's Church. John S. Damm, Senior Pastor and John Garcia Gensel, Pastor to the Jazz Community. New York, NY, Oct. 27, 1988

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1955-01-26
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Certificate. 17""x11"" Photocopy of a clipping in Hebrew. <br>To Lionel Hampton from Yedioth Ahronoth. Jan. 26, 1955

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1947-09-30
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Certificate. 10 1/4""x7 3/4"" Certificate with red Seal of the Order of Elks of the World Grand Lodge and a 2 1/2""x 4 1/4"" certificate glued on an 16 3/4""x11"" cardboard<br>Title of Grand Bandmaster presented to Lionel Hampton by the Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the World, expiring Sep. 1, 1948, and Life Member of the Civil Liberties. Washington, D.C., Sep. 30, 1947

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1980
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Certificate. 14""x8 1/2"" Resolution with gold foil Seal of the Board of County Commissioners on an 16""x11"" cardboard under plastic<br>To Lionel Hampton from the Board of Commissioners of Cuyahoga County on the occasion of his appearance at the State Theater, being co-sponsored by Art-Tone Theatrical Agency, Radio Station WBBG and The Leukemia Society of America. County Commissioners. Cuyahoga County, OH

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1978-12
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Certificate. 13""x10"" Proclamation with gold foil seal and red, white, and blue ribbon<br>Borough of Manhattan proclaims December 15, 1978 as Lionel Hampton Day. Andrew J. Stein, President. New York, NY, Dec., 1978

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1988-06-04
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Certificate. 17""x11"" Proclamation with gold foil Seal of the Executive Department of Georgia<br>To Lionel Hampton from the State of Georgia, on his appearance at the Second Annual Fletcher Henderson, Jr. Jazz Festival. Joe Frank Harris, Governor. Cuthbert, GA, June 4, 1988

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1986-04-25
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Certificate. 18""x11"" Resolution with color foil Seal of the Assembly of the State of California <br>Members Resolution n. 598 presented to Lionel Hampton by the Assembly of the California State for his contributions to the art of jazz music. Willie Lewis Brown, Jr., Speaker. California, Apr. 25, 1986

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1988-01-20
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Certificate. 17""x11"" Senate Resolution with gold foil Seal of the Senate of the State of Michigan and red ribbon<br>Senate Resolution n. 361 presented to Lionel Hampton on the occasion of his appearance at Orchestra Hall. Senator Jack Faxon. [Detroit?], MI, Jan. 20, 1988

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1993-03-04
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Certificate. 17""x11"" Senate Resolution with gold foil seal<br>Senate Resolution n. 64 presented to Lionel Hampton on the occasion of his performance at Mercy High School. Secretary of the Senate. MI, Mar. 4, 1993

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1986-04-07
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Certificate. 12""x16"" Certificate with gold foil Seal of the City and County of San Francisco and blue, white, and red ribbon<br>Certificate of Honor presented to Lionel Hampton by the Board of Supervisors of the City and County of San Francisco on the occasion of his birthday. Board of Supervisors. San Francisco, CA, Apr. 7, 1986

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1941
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Certificate. 16""x12"" Certificate with gold foil seal<br>Citation of Achievement 1941 presented to Lionel Hampton by Broadcast Music in recognition of the great popularity attained by Flying Home. President and by the Vice-President of Broadcast Music. New York, [1967?]

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1981-03-09
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Certificate. 14""x12"" Certificate with gold foil seal and red ribbon<br>Special Citation presented to Lionel Hampton by the National Academy of Popular Music, the Songwritters Hall of Fame. Mar. 9, 1981

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1988-01-23
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Certificate. 11""x8 1/2"" Testimonial Resolution with gold foil Seal of the City of Detroit glued to a 14""x10 1/4"" piece of gold cardboard inside an 14 1/2""x11"" blue folder <br>To Lionel Hampton from Detroit City Council for his induction to the Graystone International Jazz Museum Jazz Hall of Fame, at Detroit's Orchestra Hall. Erma Henderson, Council President and other council members. Detroit, MI, Jan. 23, 1988

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1988-01-23
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Certificate. 11""x8 1/2"" Proclamation with gold foil Seal of the Mayor of the City of Detroit and red ribbon glued to a 14""x10 1/4"" gold piece of carboard inside an 14 1/2""x11"" blue folder <br>To Lionel Hampton from the City of Detroit on the occasion of his appearance at Detroit's Paradise Theater Orchestra Hall on January 23, 1988. Coleman A. Young, Mayor. Detroit, MI, [Jan. 1988]

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1974
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Certificate. 12 1/4""x9 1/4"" Certificate with gold foil Seal of Atlantic City in a folder. Also a 9""x7"" red beach patrol shirt in a hanger <br>Atlantic City presents Lionel Hampton with the title of Honorary Lifeguard. (Signed by Joseph Bradway, Jr., Mayor) Atlantic City, NJ, [19721976]

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1984
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Certificate. 16 3/4""x12 3/4"" Blue folder holding a 16""x12"" certificate and a 16""x12"" proclamation<br>Certifies that Lionel Hampton is a Charter Member of the 1984 Republican Presidential Task Force whose name has been entered in Ronald Wilson Reagan's official Presidential papers, for his support of the Task Force. (Signed Richard G. Lugar, Chairman). Also a Proclamation recognizing the 1984 Republican Presidential Task Force Honor Roll of Outstanding Members.

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1988
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Certificate. 13""x17 1/2"" Certificate with gold foil Seal of the City of Huntsville. Also a piece of light blue ribbon that tied the certificate<br>Title of Honorary Citizen of Huntsville presented to Lionel Hampton. Steve Hettinger, Mayor and members of the City Council. Huntsville, AL, 1988

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1956-06-12
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Certificate and Scroll. 7 1/2""x16 1/4 Hebrew/English certificate bearing a light blue and white ribbon finishing with a wax seal on the right. Also a green scroll with a bilingual label<br>Title of Member of Honor presented to Lionel Hampton by the Nathanya Volunteer Fire Brigade for his friendship to Israel. Z. Harari. Nathanya, Israel, June 12, 1956

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1954-06-15
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Certificate and Scroll. 13 1/4""x8 1/2"" Certificate English/Latin with picture of the Pope Pius XII cut from a postcard glued on top. Also a mail stamped scroll from Dario de Luca, Via G. Mercalli 11 Roma to Mr. and Mrs. Lionel Hampton, 337 W. 138th Street, New York<br>""Most Holy Father Mr. And Mrs. Lionel Hampton humbly prostate at the feet of Your Holiness, beg the Apostolic Blessing and the Plenary Indulgence at the hour of death condition that being truly sorry for their sins but unable to confess them and to receive the Holy Viaticum, they shall at least invoke with their lips or heart the Holy Name of Jesus."" D Venini, Archiepiscopus Adanen. Vatican, June 15, 1954

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1945
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Certificate Plaque. 10""x12"" Certificate with gold foil seal laminated on a 12 1/2""x14 1/2"" wood plaque <br>Certificate of Merit presented to Lionel Hampton by the Leukemia Society for his distinguished service in the community-wide volunteer effort to combat leukemia. [New York, NY, 194_?]

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1955-02-21
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Framed Certificate. 13 1/2""x18 1/2"" Wood frame holding a 12 3/4""x18 1/8"" certificate printed in English/Hebrew under glass<br>From the Golden Book of the Jewish National Fund. The outstanding artists Gladys and Lionel Leo Hampton New York, N.Y. Upon the successful completition of a series of performances for the benefit of the Magen David Adom Fund in Israel, inscribed by Moshe Walin, impresario at a farewll party in Jerusalem on the eve of their return to U.S.A. Feb. 21, 1955 [Signed Keren Kayemeth Leisrael on the English text]

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1975-07-28
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Framed Certificate. 14""x18"" Frame holding a 12""x16"" certificate with gold foil seal and red ribbon under glass<br>Title of Honorary Citizen of Little Rock presented to Lionel Hampton in recognition of his outstanding service as an envoy of fellowship and of good will. The City Director and the City Clerk. Little Rock, AR, July 28, 1975

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1978-03-15
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Framed Certificate. 19 1/4""x15"" Frame holding a 10 1/2""x8"" declaration with gold foil Seal of the City of Boston on white mat under glass<br>City of Boston proclaims March 15, 1978 as Lionel Hampton Day on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary tribute to Lionel Hampton as part of the Boston Globe Jazz Festival at Symphony Hall. Kevin H. White, Mayor. Boston, MA, Mar., 1978

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1982-02-01
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Framed Certificate and Key to the city. 17 1/2""x14 3/4"" Frame holding a 13""x8"" certificate with gold foil Seal of the City of Birmington and 3"" ceremonial key tied to a red, blue and white ribbon on white mat under glass<br>City of Birmingham proclaims February 15, 1982 as Lionel Hampton Day on the occasion of his appearance in the city designed to raise funds for Miles College. Richard Arrington, Jr., Mayor. Birmingham, AL, Feb. 1st, 1982

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1986-05-15
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Framed Certificate. 14 1/2""x 18 1/2"" Aluminum frame holding a 10 1/2""x13 1/2"" certificate with a red ribbon on the left bearing a gold foil seal on white mat under glass<br>Certificate of Membership presented to Lionel Hampton by the Fund for America's Future for his commitment and financial support. George Bush, Vice President of the United States, Founder and Honorary Chairman. May 15, 1986

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1989
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Framed Certificate. 13""x16"" Frame holding a 11 1/4""x14"" proclamation under glass<br>Proclaims Lionel Hampton Concert an Official Alabama Reunion event. Guy Hunt, State Governor and Edgar Welden, Chairman. [Huntsville], AL, [1989?]

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1941
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Framed Certificate. 20""x10"" Certificate with gold foil seal and blue ribbon in an 21 1/4""x11 1/4"" frame with glass<br>Citation of Achievement presented to Lionel Hampton by BMI for the song Flyin' Home in recognition of the great national popularity as measured by broadcast performances. 1941

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1943
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Framed Certificate. 20""x10"" Certificate with gold foil seal and purple ribbon in an 21 1/4""x11 1/4"" frame with glass<br>Citation of Achievement presented to Lionel Hampton by BMI for the song Flyin' Home in recognition of the great national popularity as measured by broadcast performances. 1943

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1944
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Framed Certificate. 20""x10"" Certificate with gold foil seal and purple ribbon in an 21 1/4""x11 1/4"" frame with glass<br>Citation of Achievement presented to Lionel Hampton by BMI for the song Blues Chantez in recognition of the great national popularity as measured by broadcast performances. 1944

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1944
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Framed Certificate. 20""x10"" Certificate with gold foil seal and purple ribbon in an 21 1/4""x11 1/4"" frame with glass<br>Citation of Achievement presented to Lionel Hampton by BMI for the song Evil Man Blues in recognition of the great national popularity as measured by broadcast performances. 1944

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1945
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Framed Certificate. 20""x10"" Certificate with gold foil seal and purple ribbon in an 21 1/4""x11 1/4"" frame with glass<br>Citation of Achievement presented to Lionel Hampton by BMI for the song Beulah's Boogie in recognition of the great national popularity as measured by broadcast performances. 1945

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1953
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Framed Certificate. 20""x10"" Certificate with gold foil seal and purple ribbon in an 21 1/4""x11 1/4"" frame with glass<br>Citation of Achievement presented to Lionel Hampton by BMI for the song Biding My Time in recognition of the great national popularity as measured by broadcast performances.1953

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1990-09
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Framed Certificate. 22""x18"" Frame holding a 13 1/2""x10 1/2"" certificate with two gold foil seals on sand mat under glass <br>Masonic Organizations of Connecticut proclaims September 9, 1990 as Lionel Hampton Masonic Sunday in recognition and appreciation of his outstanding contributions and achievements for the benefit of mankind. Connecticut, Sep. 1990

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1955-04-25
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Framed Certificate. 22 1/4""x14 1/2"" Frame holding a 16 3/4""x9 1/2"" citation with gold foil seal and white ribbon in white mat under glass <br>To Lionel Hampton from the officers of the American Red Mogen Dovid for Israel for his devoted and substantial service to the people of Israel. Emanuel Celler, Chairman, Board of Directors, Arthur S. Abramson, M.D., Chairman, Physicians Council. [New York], Apr. 25, 1955

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1987-10-02
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Certificate. 10 3/4""x8 1/4"" Proclamation with gold foil Seal of the City of Modesto and orange ribbon in 16""x12"" double mat<br>City of Modesto proclaims October 28, 1987 as Lionel Hampton Music Day, on the occasion of his performance at Modesto Junior College. Peggy Mensinger, Mayor. Modesto, CA Oct. 2, 1987

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1960
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Certificate. 8 1/2""x11"" Certificate<br>Jet Jazz Poll Award presented to Lionel Hampton by the publishers and editors of JET Magazine as reader's choice for First Place in the category of Miscellaneous Instruments (Vibes) for outstanding performance throughout the 1960 season. [?], 1960

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1953-08-14
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Certificate. 7""x9"" Certificate <br>Degree of Doctor of Music conferred upon Lionel Hampton by the Allen University. Samuel R. Higgins, President, Howard D. Cregg, Dean, Frank Madison Reid, Chairman, and others. Columbia, SC, Aug. 14, 1953

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1987-07-27
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Certificate. 8 1/2""x11"" Proclamation with gold foil Seal of Ossining and red ribbon<br>Village of Ossining proclaims June 27, 1987 as Lionel Hampton Day, on the occasion of his visit and support of the Sing Sing National Association for the Advancement of Colored People-NAACP Community Support Committee and other projects. Joseph G. Caputo, Mayor. Ossining, NY, June 27, 1987

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1986-05-20
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Certificate. 8""x10"" Certificate <br>Certification of Appreciation presented to Lionel Hampton for service rendered to the Westchester Republican County Committee. Chairman. Westchester County, [NY], Mar. 20, 1986

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Presented to Lionel Hampton
Date: 1986-03-01
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Certificate. 8 1/2""x11"" Certificate with gold foil Seal of the University of Idaho and gray and yellow ribbons<br>Title of Honorary Member of the University of Idaho Alumni Association presented to Lionel Hampton in recognition of outstanding service to the UI. Emma Atchley, President and Flip Kleffner, Secretary. Moscow,ID, Mar. 1st., 1986