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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Come Rain or Come Shine collection

Identifier: M152

One folder, containing one copy of the script, three programs, and one review of the Los Angeles production Come Rain or Come Shine.

Dates: 1997

Johnny Mercer "Mike" audio collection

Identifier: M210

The collection consists of three compact discs made from audiotapes and a phonograph record. The recordings (circa 1967) feature Johnny Mercer vocals, accompanied by a piano or small combo, for 19 songs he composed for the unproduced musical "Mike," a musical comedy for the stage based on Mickey Spillane's hard-boiled detective Mike Hammer.

Dates: circa 1967

Johnny Mercer "Three Arabian Knights" collection

Identifier: M250

The Johnny Mercer "Three Arabian Knights" collection contains materials related to the never produced 1960s musical, "Three Arabian Knights." It includes draft lyrics, screenplay, script, telegrams, reel-to-reel tapes of the songs and CDs. Materials date from around 1960 to 1969.

Dates: circa 1960-1969

Music and Popular Culture Printed collection: Periodicals

Identifier: M-Periodicals

The Music and Popular Culture Periodicals collection is an artificial collection of serial publications about the American Popular Song, Jazz, Country, Bluegrass and Gospel genres of music, and related musical industry issues. Materials are usually received by Special Collections along with donated manuscript collections.

Dates: 1932-2011