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Guide to the John Lair Papers, Series 1
 

Accession Number: 66
The John Lair Papers
Papers: 1930-1984
Audio/Visual: 1937-1999
35.7 Linear feet
Online Catalog Record (BANC)


Overview & Series Description
Series I - John Lair - Biographical
Series II - Business Correspondence
Series III - Performer Correspondence and Biographical Material
Series IV - Published Material
Series V - Songs
Series VI - Radio Program Scripts
Series VII - Listener Mail
Series VIII - Photographs

Series I John Lair - Biographical Boxes 1-2  

This series consists of newspaper clippings, other printed material, and transcripts of oral history interviews.

Box 1
  1. History -- John Lair / Renfro Valley Clippings
  2. John Lair -- World War One Service
  3. Interview Transcript: November 20, 1971.
  4. Interview Transcript: April 30, 1974.
  5. Interview Transcript: April 15, 1975.
  6. Interview Transcript: June 23, 1973.
  7. Interview Transcript: Oct 26, 1967.
  8. Newspaper Clippings 1930s
  9. Newspaper Clippings 1940s
  10. Newspaper Clippings 1950s
  11. Newspaper Clippings 1960s
  12. Newspaper Clippings 1970s
  13. Newspaper Clippings 1980s-2000s
  14. Miscellaneous Printed Materials
  15. Letterheads
  16. Radio Programming/Schedules
  17. Obituary: Clippings / Correspondence
  18. Lair Family Genealogy

Box 2

  1. Album of print and photo material documenting John Lair and Renfro Valley during the early 1950s compiled by Tom Wood, Jr. Original and one copy. (Oversize)

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