Guide to the Willie Coleman Papers, circa 1941

Summary Information

Title: Willie Coleman Papers, circa 1941
Collection: AC.619
Extent: 0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

This collection is of one black and white photo/postcard sent to Miss Katherine Carpenter, Mt. Jackson, Virginia, September 24, 1941 and signed Willie Coleman.

Creator: Coleman, Willie

Biographical/Historical Note

Willie Coleman was a pianist who played during a fifteen-minute slot on Radio Station WSVA in 1941, according to an online copy of Movie-Radio Guide June 28-July 4, 1941. The photograph shows him seated at a piano with a microphone displaying WSVA.

Scope and Contents

This collection is a black and white photo/postcard signed by Willie Coleman and mailed to Miss Katherine Carpenter of Mt. Jackson, Virginia postmarked September 24, 1941.


It is a single-item collection.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

This collection was purchased from Bookworm and Silverfish in 2000. Accession number is unknown. It was not on the original collection list for this project.

Processing Information

Processed by Anita Elliott, April 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], AC.619: Willie Coleman Papers, W.L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.

Container List

Papers, circa 1941 ACSC_Box 19, Folder 3