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Elvis Presley is, quite simply, the King of Rock & Roll.
In 1954, the performer kicked off a musical revolution by modernizing traditional genres such as blues, country and bluegrass for contemporary (and more youthful) audiences. Throw in a charismatic stage presence with then-scandalous hip-swings and body contortions, and it's easy to see why Presley set the charts (and hearts ablaze). More at rockhall.com...
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Call Number: DVD FIC ELVI 2009
Call Number: DVD PRES-E ELVI-F 1999
Publication Date: 1999
Brian Ratner Collection
Handbill for Presley performance in Columbus, Ohio.
Collection on Elvis Presley
Calendars, newspaper clippings, photographs, audio and video recordings, posters, booklets, and album flats showcasing various stages of Presley's career. The collection provides a glimpse into Presley's film career, the reaction to his death in 1977, and the merchandising of his image thereafter.
Elvis Presley & Bill Haley Photograph
A color photograph reproduction of Presley and Bill Haley for Presley's first appearance in Cleveland, opening up for Roy Acuff and Kitty Wells at Brooklyn High School.
Elvis Presley Set List
A set list, handwritten by Presley, from a concert in Memphis.
Eric Caidin Collection of Photographs
Images of Presley with the Jordanaires.
Gary Johnson Collection
United Press International teletype wire copy related to Presley's death.
Jeff Gold Collection
Posters and an artist file for Presley.
Michael Ochs Collection
Artist file on Presley.
Scotty Moore Papers
Moore's personal files, photographic material, clippings, and publications. The clippings shed additional light on Moore's career, particularly his relationship with Elvis Presley.
Wanda Jackson Papers
List of expenses while Jackson was on tour with Presley during 1955-1956.
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