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The Hugo Keesing Collection on Elvis Presley


The Hugo Keesing Collection on Elvis Presley
Keesing, Hugo and Wouter (Elvis Presley)
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2.00 linear feet
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Special Collections in Performing Arts
Special Collections in Performing Arts, Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742. Contact the curator:

The Hugo Keesing Collection on Elvis Presley consists of books, serials, clippings, and memorabilia related to his life and music. Collected by Hugo A. Keesing, a professor at the University of Maryland and a popular culture scholar, with his brother Wouter Keesing, the bulk of this collection covers the period from the 1970s through the 1990s. This collection has been separated into eight series: Realia, ephemera, clippings, serials, catalogs, books, programs, and recordings related to Elvis Presley, from both during his career and after his death.

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The collection is open for research use.

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The Hugo Keesing Collection on Elvis Presley, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

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Materials from this collection must be used in the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library's Irving and Margery Morgan Lowens Special Collections Room, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Contact the curator for an appointment:


This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.