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Guide to the John Lair Papers, Series 3
 

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 III Performer Correspondence and Biographical Material Boxes 19-22

This series includes performer correspondence, repertoire lists, management contracts, press releases, and advertising material.

Box 19
  1. Atchison, Tex: 1942
  2. Behrens, Jerry: 1949
  3. Blue Mountain Girls
  4. Brigham, Red
  5. Buzzington, Ezra
  6. Byrd, Jerry (Gerald Lester): 1939
  7. Carlisle, Cliff - Carlisle Brothers: 1942
  8. Cobb, Gene
  9. Coleman, Elizabeth
  10. Cousin Emmy: 1941
  11. Cross, Hugh: 1931; 1959
  12. Cumberland Ridgerunners - Management Contract: 1930--1931
  13. Davis, Chess
  14. Davis, Karl V. - Management Agreement: 1931--1979
  15. Duncan, Danny (Uncle Juney)
  16. Ernie Lee
  17. Flye, Patty
  18. Foley, Clyde "Red": 1931
  19. Ford, Whitey (Duke of Paducah): 1941; 1947--1948
  20. Glossen, Lonnie
  21. Haley, William - Management Contract: 1931
  22. Harper, Granny
  23. Hobbs, Shorty: 1942
  24. Holden Brothers
  25. Homer and Jethro
  26. Hopkins, Doc: 1931; 1948
  27. Hughes, Ricca
  28. Kincaid, Bradley: 1941
  29. King, Pee Wee: 1948
  30. Lange, Evelyn: 1937
  31. Ledford, Lily May: 1936
  32. Lillie, Margaret: 1937
  33. Little Eller (Beth Cremer)
  34. McMichen, Clayton - Management Contract: 1932
  35. Maxedon, John Wesley - Management Contract: 1937
  36. Midkiff, Wayne and Jo (Oral History)
  37. Miller, Slim: 1935
  38. Montana, Patsy: 1967
  39. Muenich, Jeanne (Linda Parker) - Management Contract
  40. Otis, Si and Fannie
  41. Priddy, Coy
  42. Harmonica Bill Russell
  43. Sheets, Billy and Rex the Wonder Dog: 1940
Box 20
  1. Sue and Sally; Jinny Rogers; Travis Twins – Press Release
  2. Sweet, Claude
  3. Taylor, Hartford C.: 1931
  4. Travis Twins: 1941
  5. Wiseman, Lulu Belle (Mrs. Scott): 1980
  6. Ruppe, Eugene - Management Contract: 1930
  7. Sunshine Sue and her Rangers: 1941
  8. Williams, Billy
  9. Bob Baker (Oral History)
  10. Charlie Arnett (Oral History)
  11. Jane, Daisey - Repertoire
  12. Jane, Daisey and Jim - Repertoire
  13. Davidson, Lloyd (banjo) - Repertoire
  14. Davidson Brothers - Repertoire
  15. Flye, Patty (solos only) - Repertoire
  16. Flye, Patty (instrumentals) - Repertoire
  17. Gloryland Quartet - Repertoire
  18. Judie and Julie - Repertoire
  19. Kentucky Slim - Repertoire
  20. Langdon, Fred (solo and fiddle) - Repertoire
  21. Martin, Linda Lo - Repertoire
  22. Miller, Slim - Repertoire
  23. Mulkey Brothers and Ray Mulkey - Repertoire
  24. Parker, Ruel - Repertoire
  25. Seventy-Six [76] Quartet - Repertoire
  26. Shorty Shehan - Repertoire
  27. Simmons, Bob - Repertoire
  28. Tucker, Gabe - Repertoire
  29. BMI Clearance Titles - Repertoire
  30. Misc. Artist - Repertoire
  31. Cumberland Ridge Runners / Linda Parker / Red Foley / Karl & Harty - Repertoire
  32. Baker, Wade - Repertoire
  33. Clark, "Speedy" Old Joe - Repertoire
Box 21
  1. Photographs, Tent Show, and Other Advertising Material (Oversize)
Box 22
  1. Presentation Material to Potential Sponsors (Oversize)

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