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AT&T African American History Calendar: Arthur Alexander featured in 2017 edition
This newspaper article reflects on the music career of Arthur Alexander, after he was chosen to appear in AT&T's African American History calendar.
"Life in Sheffield, Ala.: A Black's Olds, A White's Sax And A New Harmony"
This is a transcription of a New York Times article about Willie Ruff and his friendship with Jimmie Kirsch.
"Lasting Memorial: Alexander's grave finally has a marker"
This is a TimesDaily newspaper article about Arthur Alexander, his music career, and the effort to place a marker on his grave site.
W.C. Handy and the house he was born in
This is a magazine photo of W.C. Handy and the home in West Florence that he was born in.
Church music and notes
This is a collection of church choir music and notes.
Church music and lyrics
This is a notebook of lyrics, music, and notes.
"Contest Winners" Burrell Slater Band
This is a newspaper photo of the Burrell Slater Band.
"Percy Sledge dies at 74; sang 'When a Man Loves a Woman'"
This is an obituary from the Los Angeles Times for Percy Sledge, who was born in Leighton, Alabama.
"Muscle Shoals music icon Percy Sledge dies"
This is an obituary from the Times Daily for Percy Sledge.
"Willie Ruff to play Sunday at Florence 1st Presbyterian"
This is a newspaper clip about Willie Ruff, a Sheffield musician who helped to start the first annual W.C. Handy Music Festival in 1982.