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Guide to The McLain Family Band Records, Series I (subseries 1 - 8)
 

Accession Number: 86
The McLain Family Band Records, 1964-1999
Bulk Dates 1968-1988
25.2 linear feet
Online Catalog Record (BANC)


Overview & Series Description
Series I - McLain Family Band
        Sub-series 1 - Biographical Material
        Sub-series 2 - U.S. Performances
        Sub-series 3 - International Performances
        Sub-series 4 - General Correspondence
        Sub-series 5 - Subject Files
        Sub-series 6 - Financial Records
        Sub-series 7 - Photographs
        Sub-series 8 - Miscellany
        Sub-series 9 - Sound and Video Recordings
Series II - McLain Family Bluegrass Festival
Oversized Boxes

Series I   McLain Family Band Boxes 1-49


Sub-Series 1 Biographical Material Boxes 1-5

Box 1

  1. Biographies
  2. Biographical Information Packets
  3. Study Guides and Information Packets
  4. Fact and Data Sheets, 1974-1987
  5. Press Release, 1973-1983
  6. Press Release, 1984-1989
  7. Press Release, no date
  8. Album List
  9. Clippings, 1954; 1970-1972
  10. Clippings, 1973
  11. Clippings, 1974
  12. Clippings, 1975
Box 2
  1. Clippings, 1976
  2. Clippings, 1977
  3. Clippings, 1978
  4. Clippings, 1979
  5. Clippings, 1980
  6. Clippings, 1981
  7. Clippings, 1982
  8. Clippings, 1983
  9. Clippings, 1984-1985
  10. Clippings, 1986-87; '89; '94
  11. Clippings, unknown date
  12. Clippings, 1970-1981
  13. Clippings Raymond K. and Origami
  14. Reviews, 1972-1973
  15. Reviews, 1974-1977
Box 3
  1. Reviews, 1978-1981
  2. Reviews, 1982
  3. Reviews, 1983
  4. Reviews, 1984-1989
  5. Reviews, unknown date
  6. Printed Material, 1970-1972
  7. Printed Material, 1973
  8. Printed Material, 1974-1975
  9. Printed Material, 1976
Box 4
  1. Printed Material, 1977
  2. Printed Material, 1978
  3. Printed Material, 1979
  4. Printed Material, 1980
  5. Printed Material, 1981
  6. Printed Material Southern Arts Exchange Catalog, 1981
Box 5
  1. Printed Material, 1982
  2. Printed Material, 1983
  3. Printed Material, 1984-86; '89
  4. Program Notes
  5. Term Paper about MFB
  6. Performance Programs, 1963; 1971-1972
  7. Performance Programs, 1973
  8. Performance Programs, 1974
Sub-Series 2 U.S. Performances Boxes 6-9

Box 6
  1. Performance Programs, 1975
  2. Performance Programs, 1976
  3. Performance Programs, 1977
  4. Performance Programs, 1978
  5. Performance Programs, 1979
  6. Performance Programs, 1980
Box 7
  1. Performance Programs, 1981
  2. Performance Programs, 1982
  3. Performance Programs, 1983
  4. Performance Programs, 1984
Box 8
  1. Performance Programs, 1984-1985
  2. Performance Programs, 1985
  3. Performance Programs, 1986
  4. Performance Programs, 1987
  5. Performance Programs, 1988
  6. Performance Programs, 1989
Box 9
  1. Performance Programs, unknown date
  2. Performance Programs, International
  3. Performance Notes
  4. Performance Advertising Flyers, 1971-1978
  5. Performance Advertising Flyers, 1979-1989
  6. Performance Advertising Flyers, unknown date
  7. Play Lists-Radio/TV Programs, 1-25
  8. Play Lists-Radio TV Programs, 205-206; 209-219
  9. Play Lists-TV Programs, WLEX Channel 18
  10. Play Lists-KET Programs
  11. Play Lists-Radio/TV Programs, no name
  12. MFB recordings air play statistics
Sub-Series 3 International Performances Boxes 10-13

Box 10
  1. Afghanistan
  2. Africa Regional Services
  3. Algeria
  4. Argentina
  5. Australia
  6. Austria
  7. Bangladesh
  8. Belgium
  9. Benin
  10. Bolivia
  11. Brazil
  12. Bulgaria
  13. Burma
  14. Burundi
  15. Cameroon
  16. Canada
  17. Central African Empire
  18. Chad
  19. Chile
  20. China
  21. Colombia
  22. Congo
  23. Costa Rica
  24. Cuba
  25. Cyprus
  26. Czechoslovakia
  27. Denmark
  28. Dominican Republic
  29. Egypt
Box 11
  1. England
  2. Finland
  3. France
  4. General African Tour
  5. General Latin America Tour
  6. General Tour Information
  7. Germany
Box 12
  1. Greece
  2. Guatemala
  3. Haiti
  4. Hungary
  5. Iceland
  6. India
  7. Indonesia
  8. Iran
  9. Israel
  10. Italy
  11. Jamaica
  12. Japan
  13. Kenya
  14. Korea
  15. Laos
  16. Lebanon
  17. Liberia
  18. Libya
  19. Luxembourg
  20. Malta
  21. Mauritius
  22. Mexico
  23. Morocco
  24. Nepal
  25. Netherlands
  26. New Zealand
  27. Nicaragua
  28. Norway
Box 13
  1. Office of Cultural Presentations
  2. Panama
  3. Paraguay
  4. Peru
  5. Philippines
  6. Poland
  7. Portugal
  8. Qatar
  9. Romania
  10. Russia
  11. Rwanda
  12. Scotland
  13. South Africa
  14. Spain
  15. Sri Lanka
  16. Surinam
  17. Sweden
  18. Switzerland
  19. Taiwan
  20. Tanzania
  21. Thailand
  22. Togo
  23. Tunisia
  24. Turkey
  25. Untied Arab Emirates
  26. Unknown and Miscellaneous
  27. Venezuela
  28. Yemen
  29. Yugoslavia
  30. Zaire
  31. Zambia
Sub-Series 4 General Correspondence Boxes 14-20

Box 14
  1. Bookings, 1971-1973
  2. Bookings, 1974
  3. Bookings, 1975
  4. Bookings, Jan.-Feb. 1976
  5. Bookings, Mar.-July 1976
  6. Bookings, Aug.-Dec. 1976
Box 15
  1. Bookings, Jan.-July 1977
  2. Bookings, Aug.-December 1977
  3. Bookings, Jan. 1978
  4. Bookings, Feb.-Apr. 1978
  5. Bookings, May-Aug. 1978
Box 16
  1. Bookings, Sept.-Dec. 1978
  2. Bookings, Jan.-Apr. 1979
  3. Bookings, May-July 1979
  4. Bookings August-September 1979
  5. Bookings October-December 1979
  6. Bookings 1980
Box 17
  1. Bookings 1981
  2. Bookings 1982-1985
  3. Bookings unknown dates
  4. General Business 1971-1975
  5. General Business 1976-1977
  6. General Business 1978
Box 18
  1. General Business 1979
  2. General Business 1980-1982
  3. General Business 1983-1985
  4. General Business 1986-1990
  5. General Business no dates
  6. Fan Mail 1972-1977
Box 19
  1. Fan Mail 1978
  2. Fan Mail 1979-1981
  3. Fan Mail 1982
  4. Fan Mail 1983-1985, 1989
  5. Fan Mail no dates
  6. Friends and Family 1972-1977
  7. Friends and Family 1978-1979
  8. Friends and Family 1980-1982
Box 20
  1. Friends and Family 1983-1985; 1999, no dates
  2. Group Thank You Notes, Alaskan School, unknown name
  3. Group Thank You Notes, Bellevue, Kentucky 1979
  4. Group Thank You Notes, Cambell Elementary, Alaska 1984
  5. Group Thank You Notes, College, Alaska 1973
  6. Group Thank You Notes, Double Adobe School 1977
  7. Group Thank You Notes, Evansville, Indiana 1985
  8. Group Thank You Notes, Lanai School, Hawaii
  9. Group Thank You Notes, First Presbyterian Church Cherub Choir
  10. Group Thank You Notes, James School 1978
  11. Group Thank You Notes, Nome Elementary School 1977
  12. Group Thank You Notes, Petersburg Public Schools Alaska 1977
  13. Group Thank You Notes, Peterson School
  14. Group Thank You Notes, unknown first grade class
  15. Group Thank You Notes, Wood River School 1978
  16. Complimentary Album Orders, 1983
  17. Complimentary Album Orders, 1983 continued
Sub-Series 5 Subject Files Boxes 21-22

Box 21
  1. Complimentary Album Orders, 1984
  2. Complimentary Album Orders, 1987-1988
  3. Complimentary Album Orders, no date
  4. Subject Files: Chet Atkins
  5. Subject Files: Pearl Bailey
  6. Subject Files: Banjo Newsletter
  7. Subject Files: Berea College Clippings, 1976-1979, no date
  8. Subject Files: Bluegrass Information
  9. Subject Files: Bluegrass Newsletter
  10. Subject Files: BMI Film Transcript, 1-1 through 20-12
  11. Subject Files: BMI Film Transcript, 6-1 through 19-4
  12. Subject Files: BMI Music Magazine
  13. Subject Files: Carter Family, 1976-1979
  14. Subject Files: Johnny Cash
  15. Subject Files: Joe Clark
  16. Subject Files: Clippings - Various Persons
  17. Subject Files: Betty Fisher
  18. Subject Files Merle Haggard
  19. Subject Files: IMG Contracts, 1987-1989
  20. Subject Files: Ron Lane
  21. Subject Files: Henry Mancini
  22. Subject Files: Jimmy Martin
  23. Subject Files: Miscellaneous Clippings
Box 22
  1. Subject Files: Miscellaneous Items
  2. Subject Files: Bill Monroe
  3. Subject Files: Music Written by McLains
  4. Subject Files: Olivia Newton-John
  5. Subject Files: Dolly Parton
  6. Subject Files: Press Kit
  7. Subject Files: Published Sheet Music
  8. Subject Files: Rite Record Company
  9. Subject Files: Earl Scruggs
  10. Subject Files: Song Lists
  11. Subject Files: Song Lyrics
  12. Subject Files: Song Lyrics, no title
  13. Subject Files: Alice Slone
  14. Subject Files: Ralph Stanley
  15. Subject Files: James Still
  16. Subject Files: Term Paper, (Child Ballads), with audio tape
  17. Subject Files: Term Paper, "Survey of Ballads and Songs"
  18. Subject Files: Term Paper, (untitled)
  19. Subject Files: Porter Wagoner
Sub-Series 6 Financial Records Box 22, cont.

Box 22, continued

  1. Finances: Miscellaneous Album Financial Material
  2. Finances: Miscellaneous MFB Financial Material
Sub-Series 7 Photographs Boxes 23-28

Box 23
  1. Photographs: 4"x5"
  2. Photographs: 4"x5"
  3. Photographs: 4"x5"
  4. Photographs: 4"x5"
  5. Photographs: 5"x7"
Box 24
  1. Photographs: 8"x10"
  2. Photographs: 8"x10"
  3. Photographs: 8"x10"
  4. Photographs: 4"x5"
  5. Photographs: 5"x7"
  6. Photographs: 8"x10"
Box 25
  1. Photographs: "8x10"
  2. Photographs: Negatives
  3. Photographs: Negatives
  4. Photographs: Slides
  5. Photographs: Slides
  6. Photographs: Proof Sheets with Negatives
  7. Photographs: Promotional Sheets with Negatives
  8. Photographs: Group Portraits with 8"x10" Negatives
  9. Photographs: Proof Sheets
  10. Photographs: Proof Sheets
  11. Photographs: International-Africa
  12. Photographs: International-Belgium
  13. Photographs: International-Benin
  14. Photographs: International-Burma
Box 26
  1. Photographs: -Cameroon
  2. Photographs: -Chad
  3. Photographs: -Colombia
  4. Photographs: -Costa Rica
  5. Photographs: -Czechoslovakia
  6. Photographs: -England
  7. Photographs: -Germany
  8. Photographs: -Guatemala
  9. Photographs: -Iceland
  10. Photographs: -Italy
  11. Photographs: -Japan
  12. Photographs: -Mexico
  13. Photographs: -Morocco
  14. Photographs: -Namibia
  15. Photographs: -Norway
  16. Photographs: -Philippines
  17. Photographs: -Romania
  18. Photographs: -Spain
  19. Photographs: Tanzania
  20. Photographs: -Tunisia
  21. Photographs: -Unknown
  22. Photographs: -Yemen
  23. Photographs: -Zaire
  24. Photographs: MFB with other artists
  25. Photographs: MFB with Bill Monroe
  26. Photographs: Miscellaneous Performers / Artists
Box 27
  1. Roles of Negatives
Box 28
  1. Roles of Negatives
Sub-Series 8  Miscellany Box 29

Box 29
  1. Miscellany; awards, certificates, plaques, manuscript, books, MFB belt buckle

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