Collection Number: 20545

Collection Title: Richard Carlin Collection on Eubie Blake, 1970

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Archival processing of the Richard Carlin Collection on Eubie Blake was made possible through a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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Size 4 items
Abstract The Richard Carlin Collection on Eubie Blake consists of a 1970 radio interview with African American ragtime composer and pianist, Eubie Blake. Music editor, Richard Carlin, acquired a dub of the interview as part of his research on Eubie Blake. The collection also contains scattered paper materials found with the audio recordings, including a clipping on Eubie Blake and a radio program tape label.
Creator Carlin, Richard, 1956-
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
Use of audio or moving image materials may require production of listening or viewing copies.
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Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Richard Carlin Collection on Eubie Blake #20545-z, Southern Folklife Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Richard Carlin in June 2017 (Acc. 103094).
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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Richard Carlin is the Executive Editor of Art, Art History, and Music at Oxford University Press in the U.S. and the author of Godfather of the Music Business: Morris Levy (University Press of Mississippi, 2016).

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The Richard Carlin Collection on Eubie Blake consists of a radio interview with African American ragtime composer and pianist, Eubie Blake. KPFA of Berkeley, Calif., originally broadcast the interview in 1970. The collection contains a dub of the broadcast acquired by music editor, Richard Carlin, as part of his research on Eubie Blake. Interview recordings are on 1/4" open reel audio. The collection also contains scattered paper materials found with the recordings, including a San Francisco Chronicle clipping on Eubie Blake and a KPFA tape label.

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Processing Information

Processed by: Anne Wells, January 2018

Encoded by: Anne Wells, January 2018

Archival processing of the Richard Carlin Collection on Eubie Blake was made possible through a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

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