Claude "Fiddler" Williams and the Kansas City Jazz Scene

April 1, 2009 – May 29, 2009

National Museum of American History
14th Street and Constitution Avenue, NW
Washington, DC

1st Floor, West Wing Floor Plan

In changing display cases, the Archives Center features items from the museum's archival collection that document America's history and its diverse cultures, ranging from correspondences, diaries, financial and legal documents, photographs, and sound recordings. The following case is on view:

Claude "Fiddler" Williams and the Kansas City Jazz Scene: The archival materials in these cases introduce Claude "Fiddler" Williams and the Kansas City jazz scene. An American jazz violinist and guitarist, Williams was known for his swinging, bluesy style.

Celebrates Jazz Appreciation Month (April).

No photography permitted .