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Ball Record Company records, 1961-1972

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7

Scope and Contents

Includes catalogs, contracts, correspondence, invoices, and publicity materials for performances including female impersonators and religious recordings including the A.M.E. (African Methodist Episcopal) church choir; An A.M.E. Tribute to John Fitzgerald Kennedy; Drug Abuse and Youth order forms; and Velvet Records labels and materials about "No Camping", featuring Jose Sarria, prostitutes, and an anonymous "Hollywood Fortune Teller." Also included are promotional materials for An Evening with A.C. Bilbrew; Sondra Williams; and Dreams and Stories Productions' teen pop singer Sonny Padilla Jr.


  • 1961-1972

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open to researchers. Restricted access to some membership and financial records. Please consult archivist.


From the Collection: 4 Linear Feet (2 archive boxes + 1 flat archive box)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the ONE Archives at the USC Libraries, University of Southern California Repository

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