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Finding-Aid for the Jimmie Rodgers Collection (MUM00394)

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Descriptive Summary
PURL:
http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00394/
Creator:
Rodgers, Jimmie
Title:
Jimmie Rodgers Collection.
Inclusive Dates:
1948-1992
Materials in:
English
Abstract:
Collection contains correspondence, photographs, sheet music, ephemera, publications, and posters related to the life and work of Jimmie Rodgers. Items were created 1948-1992.
Quantity:
10 boxes.
Number:
MUM00394
Location:
BB8 - BB9.
Repository :
The University of Mississippi
J.D. Williams Library
Department of Archives and Special Collections
P.O. Box 1848, University, MS 38677-1848, USA
Phone: 662.915.7408
Fax: 662.915.5734
E-Mail: archive@olemiss.edu
URL: http://www.olemiss.edu/depts/general_library/archives/
Cite as:
Jimmie Rodgers Collection (MUM00394). The Department of Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi.

Scope and Contents Note
Collection contains correspondence, photographs, sheet music, ephemera, publications, and posters related to the life and work of Jimmie Rodgers. Items were created 1948-1992.

Restrictions
Access Restrictions
Open.
Use Restriction
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Container List



BOX 1
FOLDERS
1. CORRESPONDENCE 1949-1974
2. CORRESPONDENCE 1975-1978
3. CORRESPONDENCE 1979
4. CORRESPONDENCE 1980
5. CORRESPONDENCE 1981-1982
6. CORRESPONDENCE JAN. 1983-APR. 1983
7. CORRESPONDENCE MAY 1983-DEC. 1983
8. CORRESPONDENCE JAN. 1984-JUN. 1984
9. CORRESPONDENCE JUL. 1984-DEC. 1984
10. CORRESPONDENCE 1985
11. CORRESPONDENCE 1986
12. CORRESPONDENCE 1987
13. CORRESPONDENCE 1988
14. CORRESPONDENCE 1989
15. CORRESPONDENCE 1990
16. CORRESPONDENCE 1991
17. CORRESPONDENCE 1992
18. CORRESPONDENCE UNDATED
19. JIMMIE RODGERS CHRONOLOGY RE: RECORDING SESSIONS
20. MATERIALS RE: JIMMIE RODGERS STAMP
21. WEAVER FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHS
22. JRMA/JUBILEE/COUNTRY MUSIC CONF. PHOTOS
23. JIMMIE RODGERS MEMORIAL FESTIVAL JIM CLEVELAND PHOTOS 1984
24. JIMMIE RODGERS AND FAMILY PHOTOS AND COPIES
25. MISC PHOTOS OF COUNTRY, BLUEGRASS, ETC. PERFORMERS
26. MISC PHOTOS
27. SHEET MUSIC

BOX 2
FOLDERS AND BROCHURES
1. ARTICLES RE: JIMMIE RODGERS
2. JIMMIE RODGERS FAN CLUB NEWSLETTER- 1953
3. JIMMIE RODGERS MEMORIAL ASSOC. NEWSLETTER- SCATTERED ISSUES
4. JIMMIE RODGERS MEMORIAL FESTIVAL BROCHURES- 1982-1986
5. MISC BROCHURES
6. NEWS, MEDIA RELEASES- 1967-1990, ALSO UNDATED
7. WEAVER FAMILY CLIPPINGS
8. NEWSPAPER, MAGAZINE CLIPPINGS 1932-1989
9. NEWSPAPER, MAGAZINE CLIPPINGS, 1933-1989
10. NEWSPAPER, MAGAZINE CLIPPINGS 1990-
11. NEWSPAPER, MAGAZINE CLIPPINGS UNDATED
12. JIMMIE RODGERS CATALOGS, ADS, PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS INCLUDING EPHEMERA
13. MISC CATALOGS, ADS, PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS



BOX 3
FOLDERS
1. JIMMIE RODGERS MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION CONSTITUTION AND BY-LAWS, INCOMPLETE
2. JIMMIE RODGERS MEMORIAL ASSOCIATION-MISC FINANCIAL INFO
3. JIMMIE RODGERS MEMORIAL FESTIVAL 1983, 1985
4. COUNTRY MUSIC CONFERENCE 1984
5. FIRST ANNUAL COUNTRY MUSIC CONFERENCE 1984 GRANT PROPOSALS
6. COUNTRY MUSIC CONFERENCE 1985
7. COUNTRY MUSIC CONFERENCE 1986
8. COUNTRY MUSIC CONFERENCE 1989
9. COUNTRY MUSIC CONFERENCE 1990
10. COUNTRY MUSIC CONFERENCE 1991
11. COUNTRY MUSIC CONFERENCE UNDATED
12. MISC PROPOSALS, GRANTS AND CIRCULATION REPORTS
13. BOOK, RECORD REVIEWS
14. ARTICLES
15. DRAFTS OLD TIME COUNTRY MATERIALS
16. JRMA MAILING LISTS 1983
17. JRMA NEWSLETTER - SPRING 1984
18. JRMA VOL II NO. 4 WINTER 1984
19. JRMA MEM ASSOC VOL 4 NO. 3
20. JRMA DRAFTS OF NEWSLETTERS
21. JRMA NEWSLETTER MISC
LOOSE MISC ARTICLES, EXCERPTS

BOX 4
TAPES AND RECORDS
1. JIMMIE RODGERS MEMORIAL CONCERT AUG. 22, 1987 - 3 REEL TAPES
2. JIMMIE RODGERS VIDEO CASSETTE- SENT FROM HENRY YOUNG
MAXELL VHS TAPE-OTIS ROY & PENELOPE, CAL POLY POMONA
3. JIMMIE RODGERS AT THE FORT PAYNE OPERA HOUSE- CASSETTE TAPE
DUPLICATE TAPE IN ARCHIVES TAPE CASE J-2
4. TROY MCCORT CASSETTE TAPE
5. AL FERGUSON CASSETTE TAPE
6. [ROY] ACUFF CASSETTE TAPE "SONGS FROM THE OPRY 1944-46"
STORED IN ARCHIVES TAPE CASE J-2
7. CASSETTE TAPE "MY RECORD COLLECTION - A TRIBUTE TO JIMMIE RODGERS" STORED IN ARCHIVES TAPE CASE J-2
8. "ROY BUCHANON'S BACK UP BAND FEATURING DAVE WHITEHILL AND DEMOS FOR SOLO ALBUM" STORED IN ARCHIVES TAPE CASE J-2
6. WALTZING MATILDA - 45 RECORD
7. INTERVIEW WITH SARA CARTER- 45 RECORD - 2 COPIES
8. JIMMIE RODGERS LAST SONG - 45 RECORD
9. BRENT MOYER - 45 RECORD
10. WYNN HAMMONS - 45 RECORD

BOX 5
PUBLICATIONS
1. ACADEMY OF COUNTRY & WESTERN MUSIC
APR.-JUL. 1969
2. ALABAMA HERITAGE
SUMMER 1989
3. APPALSHOP NOTES
1991
4. BMI THE MANY WORLDS OF MUSIC
JAN. 1968
SUMMER 1969
MAR. 1972
5. THE BIG C WRITE UP
6. BILLBOARD
MAY 8, 1961
DEC. 25, 1961
NOV. 2, 1963 - THE WORLD OF COUNTRY MUSIC
NOV. 14, 1964 - THE WORLD OF COUNTRY MUSIC
DEC. 26, 1964 - RECORD & TALENT SHOWCASE
MAR. 27, 1965 - MUSIC ON CAMPUS
OCT. 30, 1965 - THE WORLD OF COUNTRY MUSIC
OCT. 29, 1966 - THE WORLD OF COUNTRY MUSIC
DEC. 24, 1966 - RECORD TALENT DIRECTORY 1967-INTERNATIONAL
OCT. 28, 1967 - THE WORLD OF COUNTRY MUSIC
OCT. 19, 1968 - THE WORLD OF COUNTRY MUSIC
OCT. 21, 1971 - THE WORLD OF COUNTRY MUSIC 10TH ANNUAL EDITION
7. BLUEGRASS BREAKDOWN
JAN. 1990
8. BLUEGRASS MUSIC NEWS
SPRING 1991
9. THE C NOTE
OCT. 1989
DEC. 1989
FEB. 1990
APR. 1990
AUG. 1990
10. CMA CLOSE-UP
DEC. 1967
APR. 1968
11. CMF
SPRING 1986
12. CAPITAL NEWS
JUN. 1983
13. CLOSE UP
NOV./DEC. 1961
MAR. 1989
SEP. 1990
NOV./DEC. 1990
JAN./FEB. 1991
14. THE COUNTRYPOLITAN
JUL. 1968
15. COUNTRY ADLIB
MAR. 1971
16. COUNTRY COURIER
FEB. 1, 1961
17. COUNTRY HERITAGE
JUL. 1983
FEB. 1986
18. COUNTRY MUSIC ANNUAL
1982
19. COUNTRY MUSIC DIGEST
OCT. 1972
20. COUNTRY MUSIC STAR
OCT. 1967
21. COUNTRY MUSIC STARS
1963
22. COUNTRY SONG ROUNDUP
VARIOUS ISSUES JUN. 1950 - DEC. 1967
23. COUNTRY TIME REVIEW
OCT. 1967
24. THE COUNTRY-WESTERN EXPRESS
APR./MAY/JUN. 1957
1960
25. THE COUNTRY-WESTERN GAZETTE
NOV. 1969
FEB. 1970
MAR. 1970
26. COUNTRY & WESTERN JAMBOREE
JUL. 1955
AUG. 1955
SEP. 1955
OCT. 1955
DEC. 1955
27. COUNTRY AND WESTERN MUSIC STARS
1958
28. COUNTRY AND WESTERN RECORD REVIEW
FEB. 1962
29. COUNTRY AND WESTERN SPOTLIGHT
DEC. 1, 1961
30. COWBOY SONGS
NUMBER 28
NUMBER 34
NUMBER 40
NUMBER 42
31. DEL'S BILLBOARD
32. THE EARL SCRUGGS REVUE
CA. 1972
33. THE FOLK LIFE OF THE UPPER MIDWEST
SPRING 1987
34. FRONTIER FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL
1980
35. THE GRASSOMETER
SEP. 1986
36. THE HANDBOOK
1981
37. HILLBILLY AND COWBOY HIT PARADE
1952
SPRING 1955
38. THE HILLBILLY FOLK RECORD JOURNAL
AUG. 1956
NOV. 1956
FEB. 1957
39. THE HILLBILLY AND WESTERN SCRAPBOOK
VOL. 1
VOL. 2
40. INSIDE COUNTRY MUSIC
NOV. 1, 1967
MAR. 1, 1968
APR. 8, 1968
AUG. 1, 1968
OCT. 11, 1968
41. INTERNATIONAL BLUEGRASS
APR. 1986
SEP. 1986
NOV. 1986 - 2 COPIES
JAN./FEB. 1987 - 2 COPIES
MAY/JUN. 1987
JUL./AUG. 1987
JAN./FEB. 1988
MAY/JUN. 1988
JUL./AUG. 1988
JAN./FEB. 1989
JUL./AUG. 1989 - 3 COPIES
SEP./OCT. 1989 - 2 COPIES
NOV./DEC. 1989 - 2 COPIES
JAN./FEB. 1990
MAR./APR. 1990
MAY/JUN. 1990 - 2 COPIES
JUL./AUG. 1990
NOV./DEC. 1990
JAN./FEB. 1991
MAR./APR. 1991
MAY/JUN. 1991
42. INTERNATIONAL MUSICIAN
APR. 1964
43. KANSAS FOLKLORE SOCIETY NEWSLETTER
JUL. 1989
44. LEADBELLY LETTER
WINTER 1991
45. LOUISVILLE MUSIC NEWS
MAR. 1990
OCT. 1990

BOX 6
PUBLICATIONS-CON'T
46. MABC BLUEGRASS RAMBLIN'S
JAN 1980
AUG 1982
MAY-AUG 1984
OCT. 1985
47. MSOTFA QUARTERLY
VOL. 9 NO. 1
48. MOUNTAIN MUSIC NEWS
MARCH 1989
49. MUSIC CITY NEWS
JUN. 1965
OCT. 1967 - NOV 1968
MAR. 1971
AUG. 1971
SEP. 1971
DEC. 1971
FEB. 1980
MAY 1980
JUN. - NOV. 1980
JAN. 1981
FEB. 1981
APR. 1981
MAY 1981
APR. 1984
50. NATIONAL OLD TIME FIDDLER
FEB. 1987
51. NEW YORKER
FEB. 12, 1990
52. PHONOGRAPH RECORD MAGAZINE
53. RECORD RESEARCH
MAR./APR. 1962
JUL. 1969
DEC. 1970
MAY 1971
JUL. 1971
54. SABRE NEWS
JUN. 1970
JUL. 1970
SEP. 1970
UNDATED - 2
55. SCRAPBOOK OF HILLYBILLY AND WESTERN STARS
1952
56. SESAC MUSIC
AUTUMN 1970
57. SOUTHERN SCENE
SEP. 1969
58. SOUTHERN REGISTER
WINTER 1984 - 2 COPIES
59. STEPPIN' IN TIME
1989
60. TEXAS HERITAGE MUSIC FOUNDATION
FEB. 1989
SEP. 1989
61. THIS WEEK IN COUNTRY AND WESTERN MUSIC
APR. 5, 1972
APR. 19, 1972
MAY 6, 1972
UNDATED
MAY 17, 1972
MAY 24, 1972
MAY 31, 1972
62. TRADITION
FALL 1986
FESTIV 1987
63. TRAIL
FEB. 1959
64. TRI-SON NEWS
SEP. 1967
JAN./FEB. 1968
65. WGNU COUNTRY
JUN. 1968
AUG. 1968
66. THE WASHBOARD
FALL 1988
WINTER 1989
67. WESTERN NEWS
JAN./FEB. 1971
68. WESTERN STARS
NOV. 1948 - FEB. 1949 VOL. 1
MAR. 1949 - JUN. 1949 VOL. 2
69. WESTERN SWING NOTES
AUG. - OCT. 1986
DEC. 1986
FEB. 1987
AUG./SEP. 1987
JAN. 1990
SEP. 1990
NOV. 1990
MAR./APR. 1991
70. BILL & SHIRLEY WHITE FAN CLUB JOURNAL
JUL. 1968
MAY/JUN. 1969
71. THE WINDOW WATCHER
SEP. 1967
72. WORKS IN PROGRESS
WINTER 1989

POSTERS
MAIN STREET SALUTES JIMMIE RODGERS
SEE POSTER CABINET DRAWER



UNIVERSITY OF MISSISSIPPI
DEPARTMENT OF ARCHIVES AND SPECIAL COLLECTIONS

INVENTORY OF JIMMIE RODGERS COLLECTION ACCRETION
421 E


BOX 7
PUBLICATIONS
1. ASCAP
FALL 1981
2. THE CASH BOX
NOV. 20, 1954, SEP. 17, 1955
3. CLOSE -UP
APR. 1989
4. THE COUNTRY BAND WAGON OF TOP HITS
5. COUNTRY MUSIC NEWS
OCT. 1972
6. COUNTRY SONG ROUNDUP
DEC. 1969
7. COUNTRY SOUNDS
INTRODUCTORY ISSUE,
MOST ISSUES JUL. 1986 - JUN. 1987
8. COUNTRY MUSIC TRAIL
OCT. 15, 1972
9. THE COUNTRY & WESTERN NEWS SCENE
OCT. 1972
10. ESQUIRE
OCT. 1959
11. MUSIC BUSINESS
NOV. 7, 1964
12. MUSIC CITY NEWS
VARIOUS ISSUES DEC. 1966 - JUL. 1981
13. THE NASHVILLE ENTERTAINER
APR. 29, 1972, OCT. 1972
14. PRECIOUS MEMORIES
MAY - JUNE 1989
15. THIS WEEK IN COUNTRY AND WESTERN MUSIC
OCT. 26, 1972
16. THE TRI-STATE ENTERTAINER

BOX 8
LOOSE
1. AMERICAN FOLK TALES AND SONGS
2. BLUE THREE RING BINDER OF TOP COUNTRY - WIDE TUNES OF GREATER CHICAGO
VARIOUS ISSUES SEP. 18, 1967 - AUG. 31, 1969
FOLDERS
3. ARTICLE RE: JESSE RODGERS
4. NEWSPAPER, MAGAZINE CLIPPINGS RE: COUNTRY AND WESTERN PERFORMERS
LARGELY UNDATED


5. PUBLICATIONS
CAPITOL NEWS
MAY, 1950
DISC COLLECTOR NEWSLETTER
VARIOUS ISSUES NOV/DEC 1968 - FALL 1970
DISC COLLECTORS COUNTRY MUSIC PROMOTER
CENTRAL SOUNDS
COUNTRY SALES NEWSLETTER
JUL. 1969
OCT. 1969
MABC BLUEGRASS RAMBLIN'S
FEB. 1987
OCT. 1987
MIDDLE AMERICA COUNTRY NEWS
APR. 1984
OLD TIME DANCING IN THE APPALACHIAN MOUNTAINS
WWVA'S JAMBOREE U. S. A.
OCT. 1970
WWVA BIG COUNTRY JAMBOREE NEWSLETTER
VARIOUS ISSUES SEP. 1968 -JUL 1969
6. MISC - PROMOTIONAL, ADS
7. JIMMIE RODGERS NEWSLETTERS
JIMMIE RODGERS FAN CLUB
JIMMIE RODGERS MEMORIAL ASSOC. NEWSLETTERS
8. MISC. CATALOGS
9. CORRESPONDENCE AND HANDWRITTEN NOTES
10. SONGBOOKS AND SHEET MUSIC