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Fred Edmiston Papers Finding Aid
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TitleFred Edmiston Papers Finding Aid
AbstractCollection of material contained in five boxes that relates to the publication of "The Coon-Sanders Nighthawks: The Band That Made Radio Famous," authored by Fred Edmiston. This book recounts the Nighthawks formation and early years up to Carleton Coon's death in 1932. The collection includes primarily correspondence, photocopies of newspaper articles, photographs, audio recordings, and motion pictures, as well as a scrapbook that features Johnny Coon, Carleton Coon's son.
CompilerFred Edmiston
Datecirca 1920-2003
LocationSC1-3
SubjectMusicians
Radio broadcasting
Local SubjectLocal Musicians
Coon, Carleton
Nighthawks
Sanders, Joe
Radio Shows
Coon, Johnny
Coon-Sanders Nighthawks Fan Club
Edmiston, Fred
WDAF Radio
Item TypeFinding Aid
Item ID214033
CONTENTdm number37845
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