File MS-5-22, Box 18, Folder 5 - Documents related to Bucky Adams

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Documents related to Bucky Adams

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MS-5-22, Box 18, Folder 5

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  • 1937-2014 (Creation)

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2 cm of textual records and graphic material

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File contains documents related to Bucky Adams, a jazz artist from Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Documents include programs, ephemera, correspondence, magazine clippings, and newspaper clippings related to Amnesty International, the Black Loyalist Heritage Society, CBC Television studios, a copy of Bucky Adams’ birth certificate, a copy of the Diamond Jubilee medal certificate awarded to Bucky Adams in 2012, Black Focus magazine, Halifax Jazz Festival, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, a copy of the invitation to Bucky Adams and The Basin Street’s album releases and performances, Dartmouth Heritage Museum’s production of “The Phantom of the Opera” in 2011, Bucky Adams’ memorial, and others.

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Textual records were originally stored along with photographs in a three-ring binder labelled "Charles 'Bucky' Adams." Binder was discarded and photographs were physically separated during archival processing.

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See MS-5-22, Box 18, Folders 6-14 for photographs of Bucky Adams.
See MS-5-22, Box 16, Folders 34-47 for photographs of Bucky Adams.
See MS-5-22, Box 6, Item 32 for a sound recording of an interview with Bucky Adams and Carson Downey.

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