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Finding Aid for the Greg Trousdale Collection (MUM00345)

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Finding Aid for the Greg Trousdale Collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Greg Trousdale Collection
Dates: 1956-1993 (bulk 1968-1975)
Collector: Trousdale, Greg
Physical Extent: 2 boxes (.834 linear feet)
Repository: University of Mississippi. Department of Archives and Special Collections. University, MS 38677, USA
Identification: MUM00345
Location: Blues Archive
Language of Material: English
Abstract: Record dealer catalogs, newsletters, news clippings, and ephemera related to the blues.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information

Collection donated by Greg Trousdale, 1997.

Processing Information

Collection processed by Archives & Special Collections staff.


No further additions are expected to this collection.

Subject Terms

Blues (Music)


clippings (information artifacts)
printed ephemera

User Information

Prefered Citation

Greg Trousdale Collection, Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi

Access Restrictions

The Greg Trousdale Collection is open for research.

Copyright Restrictions

The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use", that user may be liable for copyright infringement.


This collection is arranged in 4 series according to format.

Series I. Record Catalogs
Series II. Event and Live Music Materials
Series III. Publications
Series IV. Miscellaneous

Container List

Record Catalogs
1.1 Ace Records, 1987/1988
1.2 Arhoolie Records, 1967, 1968
1.3 Atco
1.4 Atlantic
1.5 Battle Records
1.6 Biograph Records, 1968
1.7 Blue Thumb
1.8 Chess/Checker/Cadet/Concept Records, 1966-1968, 1970
1.9 Delmark/Jazz Record Mart
1.10 Ernie’s Record Mart, 1968
1.11 Everest Record Group
1.12 Folk Lyric Records
1.13 Folkways/Scholastic Records, 1967
1.14 Goldband Recording Corporation
1.15 Halper’s, 1970
1.16 Historical Records
1.17 House of Oldies
1.18 Island Records
1.19 Jazz & Folk Record Club
1.20 Jazzland
1.21 Jewel/Paula Records
1.22 King Records
1.23 Liberty Records, 1967/1968
1.24 Melodeon
1.25 Nashboro, 1969
1.26 Origin
1.27 Orwaka Distributing Co., 1969/1970
1.28 Orwaka Distributing Co.
1.29 Peters International Imported Records, 1968, 1969
1.30 Prestige Records, 1968, 1970
1.31 Record Center, 1968
1.32 Riverside, 1967
1.33 S&F Distributors
2.1 Savoy Records, 1970
2.2 Scherl, Robert E.
2.3 Specialty
2.4 Stackhouse/Delta Record Mart, 1989, 1990
2.5 Stinson Records, 1966/1967
2.6 Testament Records, 1967
2.7 United Radio Company
2.8 Vanguard, 1967
2.9 Yazoo
Event and Live Music Materials
2.10 Ash Grove School of Folk Instruction
Scope: Includes John Lee Hooker, Freddie King, Howlin’ Wolf, John Fahey, and others
2.11 Berkeley Folk Music Festival 1968
2.12 Folk & Blues Workshop (Tacoma, WA)
2.13 Quai du Blues
2.14 Concert Flyers
Scope: Performances for John Lee Hooker, Charlie Musselwhite, Floating Bridge, John Lil John, Mississippi Fred McDowell, and Chameleon
2.15 Blues Notes, August 1990
2.16 Crawdaddy, 1967 & June 1969
2.17 Ebony Song Parade, June 1956
2.18 Pacific (published by The Seattle Times and Seattle Post-Intelligencer), 23 October 1988, 12 September 1993
Scope: Include articles on Robert Cray and jazz in Seattle
2.19 Seattle Folklore Society newsletter, 1969
2.20 Blues news clippings
Scope: Various blues-related clippings; obituaries for Deford Bailey, Cow Cow Davenport, Rene Leon, Muddy Waters, and Esther Phillips
2.21.1 Skip James concert ticket, 23 November 1968
2.21.2 Gage Record Shop business card
2.21.3 Record auction list
2.21.4 W.C. Handy Blues Awards voting form, 1990