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McAdoo Bruington Papers

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.25 l.f. including 5 audio cassette tapes. TCA-0041A/D.




Manuscripts and 3 audio cassette tapes generated by the Center for Popular Music. 2 audio tapes given by McAdoo Bruington, Palmetto, Florida.  

Scope and Content

3 analog audio cassette tapes (TCA-0041A-C) of interview 4 May 1987 of gospel music quartet record producer and promoter McAdoo Bruington (1924- ) by Charles Wolfe, professor of English at Middle Tennessee State University, and Paul Wells, director, Center for Popular Music. Also notes taken by Wells during the interview.  

1 analog audio cassette tape (TCA-0041D) of solo, one-man and quartet renditions of selected gospel music assembled by Bruington in July 1980 and 1 analog audio cassette tape (TCA-0041E) of Palmetto, Florida hymn sing 25 November 1986 made by Bruington.  


Audio tapes are filed by tape number with other archival audio visual materials. Interview notes filed by accession number with other manuscripts.


Gospel music, Sound recording executives and producers


Bruington, McAdoo


Wells, Paul, Wolfe, Charles K.

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