Quonset Hut--Bowling Green (Ky.)

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Interview conducted by Amber F. Ridington with J.C. Hubbard in which he describes his experiences and memories of attending wrestling matches at the Quonset Hut in the 1950s. He mentions the names of wrestlers he saw and some race-related incidents at wrestling matches. He also recalls seeing...

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Interview conducted by Amber F. Ridington with David Dye in which he tells about learning music from his father and other family members and about playing upright base, guitar and fiddle with numerous Bowling Green area groups including Joe Marshall and his Rovin' Ramblers, The Dusty Road Boys,...

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Mr. Blanton tells about his memories of the Quonset Auditorium with famous R&B artists and about his musical and union career.

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Mr. Foster tells about playing at the Quonset Auditorium with famous R & B artists and about his musical career and later career in a Bowling Green Worker's Union,. Discussion of traveling and performing during times of segregation, and other race issues.

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Interview conducted by Amber F. Ridington with Glen Conner in which he tells about his musical upbringing singing shape notes in Allen County, Kentucky and about his performing career as a member of "The Melody Makers," a gospel quartet group from Allen County, Kentucky. Conner describes...

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Mr. Phillips tells about playing with famous R&B artists at the Quonset Hut in the 1940s and 1950s. Also some biographical info and info about his life as a saxophone musician.

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Interview conducted by Amber F. Ridington with Mary Ann Fisher, vocalists, that is preceded by twelve minutes of Fisher performing with Robert Phillips on saxophone and Billy Madison on keyborad. Fisher tells about her early life and singing career with Ray Charles and other performers such as...

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Interview conducted by Amber F. Ridington with four western Ketnucky musicians about their influences, their early days in music and memories of performing at the Quonset Hut in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

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An interview about Joe Marshall as a fiddle player. Mr. Marshall tells about how he learned to play; his 59 years with the Roving Ramblers, a Bowling Green country music band that he founded; some of his experiences performing in concerts, on radio and on television in Kentucky and Tennessee,...

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An interview about Joe Marshall as a fiddle player. Mr. Marshall tells about how he learned to play; his 59 years with the Roving Ramblers, a Bowling Green country music band that he founded; some of his experiences performing in concerts, on radio and on television in Kentucky and Tennessee,...

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