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Bix Beiderbecke: More resources

Links to our available resources on Bix Beiderbecke and the Bix Beiderbecke Memorial Jazz Festival.

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Finding Aids from our Archive and Manuscript Collection

from our Archive & Manuscripts Collections

Acc#2001-23 Miami University Bix Documentary radio program. 10 cassette tapes with 19 programs; Oct 2008 copied in digital format-use copies cataloged; archive copies stored Rg. 38 Sec. 4

Acc#2006-06 Photo of musicians at Bix Beiderbecke gravesite. 8" x 12" color photograph of 7 musicians playing at Oakdale Cemetery gravesite of Bix Beiderbecke; donor dated 1996; donor states trombonist on left played with Bix Beiderbecke; photo taken by George Schlenker. 1 photograph. Rg 42 Sec 1

Acc#2007-04 Bix Box-SC resources. Compilation of original items pertaining to Bix Beiderbecke, including photographs. 1 archival box. Rg 42 Sec 1

Acc#2010-06 Bix Beiderbecke Genealogy. 171 page genealogy including family group sheets, kinship reports, index; PDF file on CD-Rom  564 KB. 1 CD-Rom. SC 929.2 BEI

Acc#2010-09 Bix Beiderbecke pen & ink drawing. 8 x 14" drawing; #8/25 by William S. Harron (sp?). 1 enclosure. Rg. 37 Sec. 8

IOWA BIB - IA History & Culture Online Bibliography