Univ. of Wisc. - Milwaukee Library
2311 East Hartford Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53211
Available at UWM Libraries Archives Collection (Call Number:UWM Manuscript Collection 16)
Title: Kingston Trio records, 1956-1986.
•Author: Kingston Trio
•Form/Genre: Photographic prints; Interviews
•Format: 3.4 cubic ft. (6 boxes including 1 audio cassette; 1 audio reel; 2 videocassettes) 2 film reels
•Contents/Summary: This collection consists of the records related to the Kingston Trio and founding member and group leader Dave Guard. It documents the history of one of the most popular and influential music groups in American history. Beginning in the spring of 1957, the Kingston Trio launched a career into popular music that would top the charts for over the next several years with dozens of top selling records and number one hits. This collection documents the rise and continued success of the Kingston Trio with news articles, promotional materials, photographs, ephemera, and a series of interview transcripts with group members and associates.
•Notes: There are no access restrictions on the materials, and the collection is open to all members of the public in accordance with state law. As a preservation measure, researchers must use the access copies of the television pilot, commercials, and record album (dub) rather than the original items.