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POSTER:  JOAN BAEZ -- SUNDAY - APRIL 16 - 8:00 PM -- BERKELEY COMMUNITY THEATRE.... Presented by Manuel A. Greenhill.  Produced by Barry Olivier., Baez, Joan
1 Baez, Joan POSTER: JOAN BAEZ -- SUNDAY - APRIL 16 - 8:00 PM -- BERKELEY COMMUNITY THEATRE.... Presented by Manuel A. Greenhill. Produced by Barry Olivier.
San Francisco 1961 Original edition Very Good 
Broadside, printed in black on white, large photo-illustration of Joan Baez performing with her guitar. 21.5" x 13" This poster for Joan's 1961 Berkeley concert features her photograph by Kelly Hart, taken for the First Berkeley Folk Music Festival in 1958. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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SIGNED, PROFESSIONAL PORTRAIT OF JOAN BAEZ: Black and white, 5" x 3.75", Baez, Joan
2 Baez, Joan SIGNED, PROFESSIONAL PORTRAIT OF JOAN BAEZ: Black and white, 5" x 3.75"

Bold signature in brown ink. Few tiny tears in top margin, repaired on verso. 
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[poster]  LIVE AT THE CACTUS!  DAVID BROMBERG & CHRIS HILLMAN WITH HERB PEDERSEN: March 2 & 3, 2006, Cactus Cafe, Austin, Texas., Bromberg, David and Chris Hillman
3 Bromberg, David and Chris Hillman [poster] LIVE AT THE CACTUS! DAVID BROMBERG & CHRIS HILLMAN WITH HERB PEDERSEN: March 2 & 3, 2006, Cactus Cafe, Austin, Texas.
Austin Cactus Cafe 2006 First Edition not bound Fine Jeff Miller 
This colorful concert poster is printed in various colors on coated stock, featuring performance photos of Bromberg and Hillman. 17" x 11" Bromberg has been touring as a solo folk performer since 1970. Hillman was in on the beginning of folk-rock as bass player with the Byrds. 
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4 Carlin, Richard WORLDS OF SOUND: The Story of Smithsonian Folkways.
NY Harper Collins / Smithsonian 2008 0061563552 / 9780061563553 First Edition Cloth-backed boards Very Good Fine Jacket 
pp: xviii, 283, index; illus throughout from photographs and old ephemera, much in color. Short remainder mark on bottom edge. 10.25" x 8.25" This is a lavishly illustrated account of Moe Asch, Folkways Records, and the American folk music scene in the 20th century. 
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Broadside:  CLUB 47 INC. CHILDREN'S SERIES, SATURDAYS 2:30, DONATION $1.00. January 8, Guy Carawan;  January 15, The Beers Family;  January 22, The Cambridge Quintet;  January 24, Dudley Laufman & The Canterbury Country Orch.;  February 5, Happy Traum;  February 12, Margaret MacArthur;  February 19, Sandy & Caroline Paton., Club 47
5 Club 47 Broadside: CLUB 47 INC. CHILDREN'S SERIES, SATURDAYS 2:30, DONATION $1.00. January 8, Guy Carawan; January 15, The Beers Family; January 22, The Cambridge Quintet; January 24, Dudley Laufman & The Canterbury Country Orch.; February 5, Happy Traum; February 12, Margaret MacArthur; February 19, Sandy & Caroline Paton.
47 Palmer Street, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA Club 47 1966 Original edition Near Fine 
Broadside, one page, 14" x 8.5", printed in black ink on tan stock, incorporating six vignettes. Small chip from top edge without text loss. "The Club 47 once was a coffee house in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Although it was only open ten years (January,1958 to April, 1968) and seated only about 80 people, it became the flagship of the Boston area's coffee house armada and one of the centers of the 1960s folk music revival. It hosted many of the heroes of traditional music: Appalachian dulcimer players, Cowboy singers and storytellers, Delta blues men and women, gospel groups, Celtic artists, jug bands, bluegrass bands... legendary artists from around the globe. You could also hear new voices at the Club 47 ... the young Joan Baez trying out a Child ballad for the first time, or that new kid, Bob Dylan, up from New York, testing the crowd's reaction to some new lyrics set to an old melody. Judy Collins, Richie Havens, Van Morrison, Eric Anderson, Tom Paxton, John Hammond, Tom Rush and a host of others came to that tiny room, and learned...." (Tom Rush). This is an original broadside, not a cheap, modern reprint. On the back are on-the-spot, blue-ink sketches of folk musicians, drawn and signed by artist/sculptor Jonathan Shahn. Jon was in the Boston folk-revival scene back in the early '60s, and he often used the versos of handouts and broadsides for his sketches. Jon worked at Club 47, part-time as the dishwasher and part-time as a musician. 
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Broadside:  CLUB 47 INC. CHILDREN'S SERIES, SATURDAYS 2:30, DONATION $1.00. October 15, Happy and Artie Traum ... October 29, Mike Cooney ... November 5, Carol Langstaff ... November 26, Jackie Washington ... December 10, The Cambridge Consort ....", Club 47
6 Club 47 Broadside: CLUB 47 INC. CHILDREN'S SERIES, SATURDAYS 2:30, DONATION $1.00. October 15, Happy and Artie Traum ... October 29, Mike Cooney ... November 5, Carol Langstaff ... November 26, Jackie Washington ... December 10, The Cambridge Consort ...."
47 Palmer Street, Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA Club 47 1966 Original edition Near Fine 
Broadside, one page, 14" x 8.5", printed in red ink on tan stock, incorporating six vignettes. Mailing panel on verso. "The Club 47 once was a coffee house in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Although it was only open ten years (January,1958 to April, 1968) and seated only about 80 people, it became the flagship of the Boston area's coffee house armada and one of the centers of the 1960s folk music revival. It hosted many of the heroes of traditional music: Appalachian dulcimer players, Cowboy singers and storytellers, Delta blues men and women, gospel groups, Celtic artists, jug bands, bluegrass bands... legendary artists from around the globe. You could also hear new voices at the Club 47 ... the young Joan Baez trying out a Child ballad for the first time, or that new kid, Bob Dylan, up from New York, testing the crowd's reaction to some new lyrics set to an old melody. Judy Collins, Richie Havens, Van Morrison, Eric Anderson, Tom Paxton, John Hammond, Tom Rush and a host of others came to that tiny room, and learned, Tom Rush recalls. This is an original broadside, not a cheap, modern reprint. On the back are rough, on-the-spot sketches of folk musicians, executed and signed by artist/sculptor Jonathan Shahn. Jon was in the Boston folk-revival scene back in the early '60s, and he often used the versos of handouts and broadsides for his sketches. Jon worked at Club 47, part-time as the dishwasher and part-time as a musician. 
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JUDY COLLINS: Concert tour souvenir program + autograph., Collins, Judy
7 Collins, Judy JUDY COLLINS: Concert tour souvenir program + autograph.
Colorado Rocky Mountain Productions 1968 First Edition Original Wraps Near Fine Signed
22pp; large format, illus throughout from photographs. Includes biographical and career information on Judy Collins, a long poem by Richard Farina (copyright 1965), and a Judy Collins discography. 14" x 10" Tipped at the front is a plain, buff card, 3" x 5", handwritten in purple ink: "Best Wishes -- Judy Collins." 
Price: 125.00 USD
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KHROME KAZOO, Vol. 2, No. 3 (number 13), January 1970. West Coast Traditional Music & Blues Magazine., Curtiss, Lou, editor
8 Curtiss, Lou, editor KHROME KAZOO, Vol. 2, No. 3 (number 13), January 1970. West Coast Traditional Music & Blues Magazine.
San Diego, CA San Diego Folk Music Foundation 1970 First Edition Pictorial Cover Near Fine 
68pp; illus from drawings and photographs. Contents: words and music to 12 songs by various contemporary songwriters; interview with Sam Chatman (and picture on cover); San Diego Folk Festival; return of Vern & Ray; Sweets Mill; Otis Pierce; Michael Cooney; the West Coast folk scene; oldtime fiddlers of Southern California; record reviews; etc. 11" x 8.25" The front cover features Sam Chatman, bluesman; the back cover, Mayne Smith, songwriter and guitar player. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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THE MITCHELL TRIO: Joe Frazier, Mike Kobluk, Chad Mitchell., David, Martin
9 David, Martin THE MITCHELL TRIO: Joe Frazier, Mike Kobluk, Chad Mitchell.
Chicago Superior Productions Circa 1963 First Edition Pictorial Paper Covers Very Good Signed
32pp (24 printed on heavy tan stock, 8 printed on half-leaf white stock); profusely illus throughout from photographs. Illustrations on covers and on two pages by Stu Gross. Contains sections on each of the three folksingers. 12.5" x 10.25" Signed on the cover by Joe Frazier [?]. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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10 Dylan, Bob PLANET WAVES
NY Ram's Horn Music 1974 First Edition Pictorial boards Fine Fine Bob Dylan 
33-1/3 vinyl lp. Features Bob Dylan on guitar and harmonica, with The Band. Eleven songs: On A Night Like This; Tough Mama; Hazel; Forever Young (two versions); Dirge; You Angel You; etc. Shrinkwrapped and unopened. 12.25" x 12.25". 
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THE BOB DYLAN SCRAPBOOK, 1956-1966: Companion Volume to "No Direction Home:  Bob Dylan,"  a Martin Scorsese Picture.  With text by Robert Santelli., Dylan, Bob
11 Dylan, Bob THE BOB DYLAN SCRAPBOOK, 1956-1966: Companion Volume to "No Direction Home: Bob Dylan," a Martin Scorsese Picture. With text by Robert Santelli.
NY Simon & Schuster 2005 0743228286 / 9780743228282 Third printing Original Boards Fine 
64pp; illus from rare photographs, song lyrics, concert tickets, and other memorabilia from Dylan's years as a folkie. A cd audio disc in a pocket contains excerpts from interviews with Dylan during those early years, and the sound track of his performance at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival. Bound in pictorial boards, and in the original pictorial slipcase. 10.75" x 10" 
Price: 35.00 USD
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THE MAN, THE MYTH, THE MUSIC:  THE MAN THEY CALL DYLAN-- in KRLA Edition "BEAT,"  Volume 1, Number 45,  January 22, 1966., Dylan, Bob
12 Dylan, Bob THE MAN, THE MYTH, THE MUSIC: THE MAN THEY CALL DYLAN-- in KRLA Edition "BEAT," Volume 1, Number 45, January 22, 1966.
Los Angeles 1966 First Edition Printed self-wraps Very Good 
16pp; illus from photographs. Folded once as issued. 15.25" x 11.5" The article on Dylan occupies four full pages of text with 12 photos, based on his notorious press interview. Along with Dylan, this issue also has stories on the Rolling Stones, Beatles, Tom Jones, Four Seasons, Jack Jones, Dave Clark Five, Sam the Sham and the Pharoahs, Jay and the Americans, and others. 
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ESPANOL ATTRACTIONS, LTD. PRESENTS  VICENTE ESCUDERO, CARMITA GARCIA, FEATURING PEPITA AND GOYO REYES AND THEIR SPANISH BALLET.... With a laid-in concert program dated October 14, 1960., Escudero, Vicente and others
13 Escudero, Vicente and others ESPANOL ATTRACTIONS, LTD. PRESENTS VICENTE ESCUDERO, CARMITA GARCIA, FEATURING PEPITA AND GOYO REYES AND THEIR SPANISH BALLET.... With a laid-in concert program dated October 14, 1960.
NY Dunetz & Lovett 1960 First Edition Pictorial Paper Covers Very Good 
20pp; illus throughout from photographs. 12" x 9" The laid-in program, 4pp, 8.5" x 5.5", is heavily annotated by the concert-goer. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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THE BLACK SHEEP REVIEW, Vol. II, No. 2, Nov/Dec 1983, Estrin, Kari, editor
14 Estrin, Kari, editor THE BLACK SHEEP REVIEW, Vol. II, No. 2, Nov/Dec 1983
Cambridge, MA Black Sheep Concerts 1963. 1963 1st Edition Soft cover 
Pictorial paper covers and contents in very good condition. 10.5" x 8" 48pp "On Folk & Acoustic Music in New England & The Northeast." In this issue: Orrin Star & Gary Mehalick; New York State Regional Review; The First Thanksgiving; The Devil in New England; Sing Your Song; New Acoustic Music; concert and record reviews, etc. Illustrated by cover, drawings, photo-illus. First Edition. Binding is original wraps. 
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THE LIMELITERS,  AN INTRODUCTION: Souvenir Program., Gottlieb, Louis and others
15 Gottlieb, Louis and others THE LIMELITERS, AN INTRODUCTION: Souvenir Program.
NY International Talent 1961 First Edition Pictorial Paper Covers Very Good 
16pp; illus throughout from photographs. 12" x 9" Gottlieb describes this program as "a study in calculated audience brainwashing and manipulation....Submitted in partial satisfaction of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy in Folk Musicology and Dramaturgy." Organized in 1959 and credited with sparking the folk-revival era, The Limeliters comprised Lou Gottlieb, Glenn Yarbrough, and Alex Hassiley. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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STRINGYBARK & GREENHIDE:  Folk Magazine of Australia, Grace, Lester & Cecily, editors
16 Grace, Lester & Cecily, editors STRINGYBARK & GREENHIDE: Folk Magazine of Australia
Newcastle, NSW Stringybark & Greenhide 1985 First Edition Pictorial wraps Very Good Illus from Photographs 
This is the final and farewell issue of this interesting magazine, Vol. 6, No. 2, Autumn 1985. The contents include: John Meredith Speaks for Himself; Jacksons by J. Meredith; Wytaliba Suite by Richie Howitt; Living the Blues: John Hammond Reviews; Four Bush Ballads of Wally Hoole by Brad Tate; Tribute to Jim Lowe by Barry McDonald; Blackberry Picnic Day by J. Hundley; etc. 10.75" x 8.25". 
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POSITIVELY 4TH STREET -- The Lives and Times of Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Mimi Baez Farina and Richard Farina: Unabridged Audiobook, read by Bernadette Dunne.  Compact Digital Audio -- 10 CDs., Hajdu, David
17 Hajdu, David POSITIVELY 4TH STREET -- The Lives and Times of Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, Mimi Baez Farina and Richard Farina: Unabridged Audiobook, read by Bernadette Dunne. Compact Digital Audio -- 10 CDs.
Ashland, Oregon Blackstone Audiobooks 2002 0786194421 / 9780786194421 First edition thus Hardcover As New Jacket 
Pictorial plastic case contains 10 cds in styrofoam sleeves on a two-ring looseleaf holder. 6.5" x 6.75" 
Price: 75.00 USD
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GARDYLOO,  #5,  September 1959. The Magazine of War to the Death.  With a Cast of Thousands., Hoffman, Lee, editor
18 Hoffman, Lee, editor GARDYLOO, #5, September 1959. The Magazine of War to the Death. With a Cast of Thousands.
NY Published by the editor 1959 First Edition Pictorial Cover Very Good 
26pp, including covers ; full-cover photo of Oscar Brand; duplicated on various colors of paper [fragile but holding]. Contents: Editor's Page, by Lee Hoffman; Good Evening, Friend, by Oscar Brand; Note from the Wilds of New Jersey, by Paul Prestopino; Woody Guthrie, by Alex Kochanoff; Woody & Tom--Things to Try, by Woody Guthrie, intro by John Cohen; Newport [Folk Festival] Report, by Mark Morris; Folksinging, Artistic Development & Chutsbah, by L.F. Need; A Letter, by Billy Faier; Bring the "Singing" Back to "Folksinging", by Lori Holland; A Letter, by Winnie Winston; The Lost Chord, by Dave Beadle; Summa Apologetica, by Don Shapiro; The New York Scene, by Lee Hoffman. 11" x 8.5" Purchased at Izzy Young's Folklore Center in Greenwich Village, with several mentions of his shop in this magazine. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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19 Hungarian-American Opera KORNYEY BELA: A BOSZORKANYVAR [and] KINAI LANY: OPERETTE
NY New Yorki Magyar Szinpad 1922 First Editions Original Wraps Good 
Two booklets, 8pp + 16pp; occasional illus from photographs. Both productions featured Hegedus and Horvath Lajos. Each program includes a plot precis, cast list, and lyrics in Magyar to many songs. 9" x 6" and 8.5" x 5.5" 
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20 Hungarian-American Theater BEREGI OSZKAR...ALBUMA [two programs] A Legnagyobb Magyar Szinmovesz Amerikai Vendegjatekanak
NY A. Kuruzslo ca. 1920 first editions Original Wraps Very Good 
Each 32pp; photo-portraits of performers. These programs are for two plays in Magyar, performed in NYC, starring Oszkar Beregi. Each contains many ads for Hungarian-owned businesses in New York, Chicago, and northern NJ cities. 9" x 6" 
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[poster]  ALL POINTS BOOKING PRESENTS LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO: Sat. February 1...Flynn Center for the Performing Arts...., Ladysmith.
21 Ladysmith. [poster] ALL POINTS BOOKING PRESENTS LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO: Sat. February 1...Flynn Center for the Performing Arts....
Burlington, VT Flynn Center 2003 First Edition not bound Fine 
Printed in black on yellow stock, featuring an outdoor photograph of the group. 17" x 11" The first time we heard this South African a capella group, backing Paul Simon on his "Graceland" album, was captivating. 
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[poster]  AN EVENING WITH ADRIAN LEGG:  Voted "Best Fingerstylist" 4 years straight by the readers of Guitar Player.... Wednesday, May 23, Higher Ground., Legg, Adrian.
22 Legg, Adrian. [poster] AN EVENING WITH ADRIAN LEGG: Voted "Best Fingerstylist" 4 years straight by the readers of Guitar Player.... Wednesday, May 23, Higher Ground.
Burlington, VT Higher Ground 2001 First Edition not bound Fine 
This concert poster, printed in black and yellow, features a performance photo of Adrian Legg. 11" x 17" "A genius of acoustic guitar wizardry"--L.A. Reader. 
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[poster]  ALL AGES SHOW!...ERIN McKEOWN...ANDREW BIRD.... Wed., Sept. 24, Higher Ground., McKeown, Erin and Andrew Bird
23 McKeown, Erin and Andrew Bird [poster] ALL AGES SHOW!...ERIN McKEOWN...ANDREW BIRD.... Wed., Sept. 24, Higher Ground.
Burlington, VT Higher Ground 2003 First Edition not bound Fine 
This concert poster, printed in black and yellow, features performance photos of McKeown and Bird. 17" x 11" Of McKeown: "This songstress is a breath of rarefied air"--L.A. Times. Of Bird: "Jaw-droppingly spectacular"--Magnet Magazine. 
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THE FOLK RAG:  four issues, numbers 71, 85,89, 106, Nichols, June, editor
24 Nichols, June, editor THE FOLK RAG: four issues, numbers 71, 85,89, 106
Kingston, Queensland, Australia June Nichols First Editions Printed wraps Fine Illus from Photographs 
"The Folk Rag is an independently produced monthly Folk newsletter, for the Brisbane and surrounding areas.runs on a voluntary basis and is funded by Folkies Old & New Concerts." Each issue contains 20 to 28 pages. The four issues in this group are dated December 2002 to April 2006, passim. 8.25" x 5.75". 
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Press kit:  THE CORNELL FOLK SONG CLUB IN COOPERATION WITH WVBR PRESENTS TOM PAXTON, STATLER AUDITORIUM (items described below)., Paxton, Tom
25 Paxton, Tom Press kit: THE CORNELL FOLK SONG CLUB IN COOPERATION WITH WVBR PRESENTS TOM PAXTON, STATLER AUDITORIUM (items described below).
various places 1983 Original editions Portfolio Near Fine Signed
Comprises: Original contract for Tom Paxton's concert on February 1, 1983, at Statler Hall, providing for "one x 90 minute concert including a short intermission at 8:00 p.m.," signed by Paxton and by the president of the Cornell Folk Song Club, specifying the cash guarantee, Paxton's percentage of gate receipts, lighting, sound system, dressing room, ground transportation, accommodations, &c.; five different 8" x 10" publicity and concert photos; four candid photos in color of the folk song club hanging signs, etc. for the Paxton concert; receipts for Paxton's hotel room, tickets, &c; The "Ithaca Times" supplement for Feb. 8-14, 1979, reviewing a previous Paxton concert; various press releases, brochures, newspapers, and offprints re Paxton, his work, and this concert. 
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PETER, PAUL & MARY: Concert tour souvenir program., Peter, Paul and Mary
26 Peter, Paul and Mary PETER, PAUL & MARY: Concert tour souvenir program.
NY Albert Grossman 1969 First Edition Original Wraps Fine 
22pp; large format, illus throughout from photographs (with several flap-transformation pages). Includes biographical and career information, edited by Milton Glaser. 13" x 10" This pictorial program is from PP&M's two-day performance at Cleveland's Blossom Music Center, July 29 and 30, 1969. Laid in are the ticket stubs from that performance. 
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[poster]  BONNIE RAITT:  One Night Only! June 1...The Backyard, Live Oak Amphitheatre, Bee Caves, Texas., Raitt, Bonnie.
27 Raitt, Bonnie. [poster] BONNIE RAITT: One Night Only! June 1...The Backyard, Live Oak Amphitheatre, Bee Caves, Texas.
Austin, Texas Backyard 2002 First Edition not bound Fine Jeff Miller 
This colorful concert poster is printed in various colors on black coated stock; showing Bonnie Raitt performing with her guitar. 17" x 11" 
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28 Royal Marines THE BAND OF HER MAJESTY'S ROYAL MARINES AND THE BAND, PIPES, DRUMS AND DANCERS OF THE 1st BATTALION, THE BLACK WATCH...1976
NY Dunetz & Lovett 1976. 1976 1st Edition Soft cover 
Color-pictorial paper covers and contents in very good condition. 12" x 9" (36)pp Well-illustrated backgrounder and performance program for this "Royal Salute to America's 200 Years of Independence.". Illustrated by color and b&w photos. First Edition. Binding is original wraps. 
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Press kit: HELEN SCHNEYER ... Ballads, Gospel, and Mining Songs ... (items described below), Schneyer, Helen
29 Schneyer, Helen Press kit: HELEN SCHNEYER ... Ballads, Gospel, and Mining Songs ... (items described below)
Princeton, Ithaca, &c. various [1969]. 1969 
All materials in very good to fine condition. Comprises: poster on yellow stock, 17" x 11", sketch of Schneyer at center, "The Cornell Folk Song Club presents Helen Schneyer, unaccompanied ballads, gospel, and mining songs, Friday, Nov. 7, 8:30 pm, Temple of Zeus."; flyer, 11" x 8.5", "Princeton Folk Music Society invites you to spend an evening with Helen Schneyer singing ballads, chanteys, hymns, mining songs .Friday, Jan. 10.Witherspoon Presbyterian Church."; press photo, 8" x 10", captioned: "Helen Schneyer, Folk-Legacy Recording Artist"; photocopies of articles on Schneyer by Nat Hentoff and Stephanie Faul. Helen Schneyer was known for decades as a collector and "sensitive interpreter of primarily traditional material" [Baggelaar & Milton, FOLK MUSIC, pages 335-336]. ".one of the living treasures of American traditional music. She began singing professionally a half-century ago with Pete Seeger, Woody Guthrie, and others at New York hootenannies." [see MUSIC HOUND: FOLK, edited by Neal Walters & Brian Mansfield, page 704]. Illustrated by illus from photographs, &c. originals edition. Binding is portfolio. 
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CARAVAN:  Folk Music Magazine.  Solid run of nine issues, Nos. 12-20, Aug/Sept 1958 - June/July 1960., Shaw, Lee and Billy Faier, editors
30 Shaw, Lee and Billy Faier, editors CARAVAN: Folk Music Magazine. Solid run of nine issues, Nos. 12-20, Aug/Sept 1958 - June/July 1960.
NY Caravan Folkmusic Magazine 1958-1960 First Editions Original Wraps Very Good 
Each issue averages 48 pages; illustrated from photographs here and there. Article topics include: Jean Ritchie; bluegrass music; Frank Hamilton; urban folksingers; Cynthia Gooding; American Folklore Society; legend of Tom Dula; folk and hillbilly music; Woody Guthrie; Mahalia Jackson; history of folksinging in New York City; Uncle Dave Macon; folksinging in Washington Square; John Greenway; who's who of The Midnight Special; spiritual singing in the South Carolina sea islands; Hobo Vocumentary; &c.; &c. Here are nine consecutive issues of this very scarce magazine, a bible of the Folk Revival. These were purchased as they were published at Izzy Young's Folklore Center in Greenwich Village. 
Price: 350.00 USD
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