A Guide to His Papers at Georgia State University
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Georgia State University Library,
Special Collections and Archives,
circa 1942-circa 1949
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Harrison "Chick" Kimball worked in a
number of capacities for WSB Radio in Atlanta, mainly in country music
programming. His papers consist of a news clipping, portion of a script, and
photographs of Kimball by himself or with friends and associates.
Scope and Content of the Papers
The Kimball papers consist of one folder of photocopied printed
materials and six copies of photographs of Kimball by himself or with friends
Biography of Chick Kimball
Harrison "Chick" Kimball worked in a number of capacities for WSB
Radio, mainly in country music programming. He was producer for WSB's popular
"Barn Dance" program, which featured a regular roster of Atlanta-area country
performers, and on occasion he served as master of ceremonies. While working
with "Barn Dance," he also acted as the show's promoter and was responsible for
the program's overall content. For further information, see Wayne Daniel,
Pickin' on Peachtree (Urbana and Chicago:
University of Illinois, 1990).
This collection is indexed under the following headings in the
Georgia State University Library online catalog (GIL). Researchers desiring
materials about related topics, persons, or places should search the catalog
using these headings.
WSB (Radio station :
Restrictions on Access
Unrestricted access. All requests subject to limitations noted in
departmental policies on reproduction.
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.
[item], [folder title], Chick Kimball Papers, M051, Popular Music
Collection. Special Collections and Archives, Georgia State University,
Donated by Nelle Kimball, November 1985 (M1985-19).
Processed by Christopher Ann Paton and Christine de Catanzaro, October
1987 (revised September 1998).
Related materials in this repository:
WSB Radio Records, M003, Popular Music Collection
Wayne W. Daniel Papers, M108, Popular Music Collection
Also see the Atlanta Country Music Research Guide page on the Popular
Music Collection website.