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"Ruff book, recording at local libraries"
This is a newspaper article about Sheffield musician Willie Ruff.
This is a newspaper article about Alberta Hunter, one of the performers at the 1984 W.C. Handy Music Festival.
"Festival opens at Handy home"
This is an article about the 1984 W.C. Handy Music Festival.
"Handy Festival Schedule"
This is the 1984 W.C. Handy Music Festival schedule.
This is a photo of Harrison Calloway performing at the 1984 W.C. Handy Music Festival.
1983 Handy Festival Poster
This is a poster from the 1983 W.C. Handy Music Festival.
"Muscle Shoals Horns' long career had endless hits"
This is a newspaper photograph and article about the Muscle Shoals Horns.
"The Butler's Boogie"
This is the album cover for the Butler Twins album, "The Butler's Boogie: Live at the Attic 'Home of the Blues'." The Butler Twins were Clarence and Curtis Butler, born in 1942 in Killen, Alabama, and were inspired to play music by their father,…
"Louis (Satchmo) Armstrong to Bring All-Stars to Sheffield"
This is a newspaper article about Louis Armstrong, who played at the Sheffield Community Center on February 22, 1957
"Deep River Singers to Appear at F.S.T.C"
This is a newspaper article advertising the Deep River Singers, a quartet, who were preparing to perform at Florence State in 1950.