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Teddy McRae papers

 Collection 0048-SCPA
Abstract Theodore "Teddy" McRae (1908-1999), nicknamed Mr. Bear, was a tenor saxophone player, arranger and composer. He worked with numerous bandleaders througout his career, including Chick Webb, Charlie Johnson, Elmer Snowden, Stuff Smith, and Lil Armstrong, Benny Morton, Artie Shaw, and Louis Armstrong. In addition he composed two successful tunes, "Back Bay Shuffle" in 1938 and "Traffic Jam" in 1939. In the late 1950s, McRae formed Enrica Records and the production company Rae-Cox Records with...

Virginia Tehas Oral History interview

 Collection 0028-LBR-RG95-003
Abstract

Virginia Tehas was George Meany's secretary from 1940-1979. This collection consists of a series of eight interviews with Virginia Tehas in 1996.

Television and Radio Station Files Collection

 Collection 0107-MMC
Abstract

This collection consists of various materials from radio and television stations throughout the United States, including clippings, promotional brochures, pamphlets, and market data. The collection was created to facilitate research on specific TV and radio stations.

Terrapin photographs and negatives

 Collection 0225-UA
Abstract

This collection contains photographs and negatives used in the University of Maryland Terrapin yearbook. One folder of black and white photographs depicts buildings on campus and student life in the 1930s and 1940s. Several of these images appeared in the 1948 yearbook. In addition, three boxes of negatives span from 1935 through 1976 and include both photographs and artwork that appeared in the yearbooks. The collection is arranged chronologically.

Terrapin Trail Club records

 Collection 0163-UA
Abstract The Terrapin Trail Club was founded in 1937 by Elinor Cody and is considered the oldest active club on the University of Maryland campus. Materials in the collection span the entire club history from the 1930s to 2012. The earliest item is a scrapbook from 1931-1939 containing over 275 photographs of outdoor scenes, featuring men and women hiking, skating, camping, and canoeing. However, only the post-1937 photographs are specifically designated as Terrapin Trail Club events. Eight...

Thad Holt papers

 Collection 0031-MMC-LAB
Abstract Thad Holt (1898-1984) was a radio and television executive in Alabama and a figure in the New Deal's emergency agencies in the 1930s. Holt headed the Works Project Administration in Alabama under the Roosevelt administration from 1932 to 1936 and served in Washington as assistant administrator of the WPA in 1936 and 1937. In 1956 he served as a special consultant on overseas television projects for the United States Information Agency's Voice of America.A pioneer Alabama...

The Hugo Keesing collection on Roy Orbison

 Collection 0069-SCPA
Abstract Roy Orbison (b. Vernon, Texas, April 23, 1936; d. Hendersonville, Tennessee, December 6, 1988) was a famous American singer and song-writer, with the peak of his career taking place in the 1950s and 1960s. He is arguably best known for his 1964 hit single, "Oh, Pretty Woman." This collection consists of clippings, magazines, realia, ephemera, recordings, sheet music, and other miscellaneous documents. These materials span the length of most of Orbison's career, with the majority of materials...

The Hugo Keesing collection on television and popular theme songs

 Collection 0319-SCPA
Abstract The Hugo Keesing collection on television and popular theme songs is comprised of sheet music of theme songs from popular television and radio programs of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. It also contains several books about many popular shows, ranging from viewer guides, pictorial histories, and quizzes, covering a variety of programs from 1950s soap operas to politcal dramas of the 2000s like The West Wing. The materials were collected by Hugo Keesing, a popular culture scholar...

The Hugo Keesing collection on The Beatles

 Collection 0068-SCPA
Abstract The Beatles were an English rock band that formed in Liverpool in 1960 and eventually became one of the best selling artists worldwide. The Fab Four was comprised of John Lennon (1940-1980), Paul McCartney (b. 1942), George Harrison (1943-2001), and Ringo Starr (b. 1940). After disbanding in 1970, all four members had successful solo careers. This collection consists of books, serials, clippings, sheet music, and memorabilia related to this band. Collected by Hugo A. Keesing, a professor at...

The Hugo Keesing collection on World War II

 Collection 0437-SCPA-WWII
Abstract

The Hugo Keesing collection on World War II consists of research materials and recordings on 78rpm disc pertaining to American involvement in the Second World War, 1939-1945. The bulk of the materials are recordings of popular music relating to the war. A recent accrual of approximately 1800 pieces of American popular sheet music published during the war is unprocessed, please consult with the curator regarding access.

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Greater Washington Central Labor Council. AFL-CIO (1896-) 1
Green, Archie 1
Green, Karin 1
Greiff, Helen 1
Greyhound Lines, Inc. 1
Hardesty, Doris Gibson 1
Harriman, W. Averell 1
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Hays, Claudia C. 1
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Hillquit, Nina 1
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International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union. Local 49 (Boston, Mass.) 1
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Kahn, Si 1
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