Login      Help      About Us
 

Home    Public Collections    Club Handy and other Chitlin' Circuit Clubs in Memphis
  1   2   3  
More Information
Print Object
Title Date Type
Miscellaneous Items from circa 1960
Business cards and ticket stubs from c. 1960. Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library
 
 
 
 

Special Tax Certificates for Drug Stores circa 1963
Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library Interesting Tax returns for the C. Pantaze Drug Store, seemingly
 
 
 

Miscellaneous Business Items
Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library
 
 
 
Business Cards

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

Miscellaneous Mid 20th Century Receipts
Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library Miscellaneous receipts from Memphis in the mid 20th century.
 
 
 
Handwritten Business Receipts

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

Miscellaneous Drug Store Items #2
Beale Street Collection from the Memphis Public Library
 
 
 
Label

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

Sales Letter from America's Best Attractions
Undated form Letter from Allan Bell, America's Best Attractions, presumably to Club Handy. Includes a mention of Ernie Fields
 
unknown
 
Letter

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

Memphis World: FORMAL OPENING OF CLUB HANDY
For the Modern revision of Old Beale St. with the formal opening of "Club Handy" Monday night at 8:00 with B. B. Kings Orchestra
 
May 7, 1958
 
Newspaper