Antonia Compass Picou papers, 1942-1961 | Hogan Jazz Archive
ID: HJA/MS 003
Primary Creator: Compass, Antonia
Extent: 0.21 Linear Feet
Antonia Compass was the third wife of jazz clarinetist, Alphonse Picou. This small collection of her personal papers from 1942-1961 includes incoming correspondence addressed to both Antonia and Alphonse Picou, financial and legal documents for several properties that she owned (including Picou’s Bar) as well as some personal documents. Of note is a letter from Lizzie Miles addressed to “Tony” (Antonia) and “Pic” (Alphonse).
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