Thomas 'Red' Kelly. The Man. The Music. The Celebrities. The Politician...

There are four ways you can get involved in helping the Library preserve the legacy of Red Kelly:

1. Volunteer – Help us tell Red’s story by sharing your own. Do you have a special memory or story about Red? If you “remember the time when…” or can identify photographs, music, people and places, we’d love to hear from you. Please give us a call at 253.591.5622 or e-mail us at

Red Kelly at the Woodcutter's Ball2. Share what you have. Are you a musician who played with Red sometime during his 60-year career and have photographs, programs, news clippings, sheet music ... We would love to hear from yoou and add your memorabilia to our collection. Please give us a call at 253.591.5622 or e-mail us at

3. Make a Donation – We want to build an comprehensive web site and develop a major exhibit that explore's Red's career in the much larger conext of the fading Big Band era after World War II. Your tax-deductible contribution will help make this possible. Quite simply, we cannot undertake this project without the support of jazz and music lovers everywhere. Please make your donation today. We accept credit cards and personal checks. {Download donation form - Adobe PDF }

Red Kelly T Shirt3. Buy a T-shirt – This limited edition T-shirt can be yours for only $20 (plus $2.50 shipping). Buy yours today and show the world that RED KELLY lives! The black 2-color silkscreened shirt is 100% cotton.
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