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Anne Bolton:

A Guide to Her Collection at Georgia State University Library

Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
100 Decatur St., S.E.
Atlanta, Georgia, 30303
404-413-2880
archives@gsu.edu

June 23, 2016



Profile Description

Creation: This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2016-08-12T11:21-0400

Collection Summary

Repository: Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University Library
Creator: Bolton, Geneva Anne, 1931-2013
Title: Anne Bolton collection
Dates: 1981-1990
Quantity: 0.82 Linear feet (in 3 boxes)
Abstract:Anne and Horace Bolton were promoters for the Central Alabama Music Park (C.A.M.P.), an outdoor venue in Jemison, Alabama, which hosted concerts by Country music and Bluegrass artists. The collection contains press releases, fact sheets, phonograph records, posters, contracts, artifacts, and approximately 460 press photographs, many of them autographed by the artists.
Identification: M208
Language: English

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Anne Bolton collection, 1981-1990, contains press releases, fact sheets, phonograph records (singles and albums), artifacts, and approximately 460 press photographs, many of them autographed, that document performers at the Central Alabama Music Park. The collection also contains some non-musical autographs, such as Neil Armstrong and Joe Namath.


Historical Note on the Central Alabama Music Park

Horace Bolton's Central Alabama Music Park (C.A.M.P.) was an outdoor music venue located in a 60 acre park in Jemison, Alabama. The venue, described as being “in the middle of a pasture” was probably seasonal, and hosted various concerts by Country and Bluegrass artists, and special events such as the 1985 World Series of Bluegrass and The Heart of Dixie Central Alabama Bluegrass Festival in 1989.


Index Terms

Bluegrass music
Country music
Country musicians
Music festivals
Alabama (Musical group)
Atlanta (Musical group)
Central Alabama Music Park
Exile (Musical group)
Greenwood, Lee
Haggard, Merle
Jennings, Waylon
Jones, George, 1931-2013
Jones, Tom, 1940-
Judds (Musical group)
Lynn, Loretta
Martin, Jimmy
Monroe , Bill, 1911-1996
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Oak Ridge Boys
Reed, Jerry
Statler Brothers
Twitty, Conway
Watson, Doc
Williams, Don, 1939-
Wynette, Tammy
Chilton County (Ala.)
Jemison (Ala.)
photographs
press releases

Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original. All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.


Administrative Information

Citation

[item], [folder title], Anne Bolton collection, M208, Popular Music and Culture Collection. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University, Atlanta.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Anne Bolton, March 21, 2006.

Processing Information

Processed by Richard Marcum, June 23, 2016. Electronic finding aid created by Richard Marcum, June 23, 2016.


Separated Material

6 - 45 rpm and 12 - LP phonograph records were separated to the Popular Music and Culture Sound Recording Collection.


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