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Anne Bolton collection

 Collection
Identifier: M208

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Anne Bolton collection, 1981-1990, contains press releases, fact sheets, phonograph records (singles and albums), artifacts, and approximately 460 press photographs, many of them autographed, that document performers at the Central Alabama Music Park. The collection also contains some non-musical autographs, such as Neil Armstrong and Joe Namath.

Dates

  • 1981-1990

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Historical Note on the Central Alabama Music Park

Horace Bolton's Central Alabama Music Park (C.A.M.P.) was an outdoor music venue located in a 60 acre park in Jemison, Alabama. The venue, described as being “in the middle of a pasture” was probably seasonal, and hosted various concerts by Country and Bluegrass artists, and special events such as the 1985 World Series of Bluegrass and The Heart of Dixie Central Alabama Bluegrass Festival in 1989.

Extent

0.82 Linear Feet (in 3 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract:

Anne and Horace Bolton were promoters for the Central Alabama Music Park (C.A.M.P.), an outdoor venue in Jemison, Alabama, which hosted concerts by Country music and Bluegrass artists. The collection contains press releases, fact sheets, phonograph records, posters, contracts, artifacts, and approximately 460 press photographs, many of them autographed by the artists.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Anne Bolton, March 21, 2006.

Separated Materials

During processing 6 x 45 rpm and 12 x LP phonograph records were separated to the Popular Music and Culture Sound Recording Collection. Contact Special Collections for access.

Processing Information

Processed by Richard Marcum at the file level, June 23, 2016.
Title
Anne Bolton:
Subtitle
A Guide to her Collection at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Richard Marcum
Date
June 23, 2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Revision Statements

  • June 23, 2016: Electronic finding aid created by Richard Marcum.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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