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"Mostly Mercer" concert photographs collection

Identifier: M123

Scope and Content of the Collection

The photographs in this collection were taken at the 1994 "Mostly Mercer" concert and reception held in the GSU Recital Hall and Special Collections Department. The show featured Margaret Whiting.


  • 1994


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.

Biographical Note on Johnny Mercer

John Herndon Mercer (1909-1976), a native of Savannah, Georgia, began writing songs at the age of fifteen and eventually became one of the foremost figures of 20th century American popular music. His catalog includes many numbers that have become American classics, and his activities as lyricist, composer, performer and businessman span a period of nearly five decades.


0.02 Linear Feet (in 1 folder)

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On September 23, 1994 Georgia State University held the "Mostly Mercer" concert and reception, featuring Margaret Whiting. The collection consists of photographs of the performers and others.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Georgia State University Editorial and Design Services, December 21, 1994.

Processing Information

Processed by Christopher Ann Paton and Christine de Catanzaro, May 19, 2000.
"Mostly Mercer" Concert:
A Guide to the Photographs Collection at Georgia State University Library
Georgia State University Library
May 19, 2000
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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