Allison Miner papers, 1971-1995
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Brief Description: The Allison Miner papers span the years 1971-1995.  The collection features business and financial files pertaining to New Orleans blues singer and pianist, Professor Longhair, whose career Miner managed from the late 1970s until his death in 1980.  It also includes research materials for a biography she intended to pen and publish about him.
Held at:
Hogan Jazz Archive
Jones Hall
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 504-865-5688
Fax: 504-865-5761
Email: raeburn [at]
Record Series Number: HJA/MS 013
Created by: Miner, Allison (1949-1995)
Volume: 10.66 Linear Feet
Arrangement: The collection is arranged by format and size.  Boxes 1-3 contain reel-to-reel tapes.  Audio cassettes and VHS tapes can be found in box 4.  Business files, correspondence, interview transcripts and clippings are housed in boxes 5-7.  Box 7 also contains periodicals.  Oversize materials are in box 8 and all duplicate materials are in box 9.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.
Subject Index
New Orleans (La) -- Music.
Professor Longhair, 1918-1980