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Associated Booking Corp letter regarding Howlin Wolf
Letter dated July 12, 1957 from Associated Booking Corp. Chicago office about the availability of blues artist Howlin Wolf
 
Jul 12, 1957
 
Letter

Club Handy Poster - Charles Taylor's Bronze Manikin Revue
Poster from the 1950's or 1960's advertising a 5 day show at Club Handy (195 Hernando St., Memphis) featuring Charles Taylor's
 
Sep 26, 1958
 
poster

Club Handy Poster - Evelyn Hunter
Poster from the late 1950's or early 1960's advertising a floor show at Club Handy (195 Hernando St., Memphis) featuring Evelyn
 
 
poster

Club Handy Poster - Evelyn Queen of the Saxophone
Poster from the late 1950's for a show at Club Handy (195 Hernando St., Memphis) featuring Evelyn "Queen of the Saxophone"
 
 
poster

Club Handy Poster - Labor Day Breakfast Dance
Poster from 1958 (?)advertising a Labor Day Breakfast Dance at Club Handy (195 Hernando St., Memphis) given by the Cloudbusters
 
Sep 1, 1958
 
poster

Club Handy Poster c. 1959
 Poster from the late 1950's or early 1960's (probably 1959) advertising a February 23 show at Club Handy (195 Hernando St.,
 
Feb 23, 1959
 
poster

Club Handy Poster for Hank Crawford
Poster from a show at Club Handy (195 Hernando St., Memphis) featuring legendary saxophone player Hank Crawford.
 
May 31, 1964
 
poster

Handwritten Sheet Music
Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library
 
 
 
Handwritten Sheet Music

Hotel Inspection Certificate
Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library Document showing a grade "A" inspection for an area hotel
 
 
 
Inspection Document

Interview with Bobby Rush
In this interview with Bobby Rush, he talks about his experiences playing on the Chitlin' Circuit. He also discusses how
 
Oct 18, 2011
 
Digital Video

Letter from Sam Plough to Andrew Mitchell about household insurance
Letter from Sam Plough, Georgia Home Insurance Co. to Andrew 'Sunbeam' Mitchell about a policy covering household goods at 211
 
Sep 15, 1950
 
Letter

Memphis World: "Larry Darnell, Nellie Lutcher, "The Outlaw" All At Handy This Week
As a young boy, Nate Evans the amiable manager of the Handy Theatre was taught to "Strike While The Iron is Hot." Mr. Evans has
 
Apr 28, 1950
 
Newspaper