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Hovie Lister collection

Hovie Lister collection

Descriptive Summary

Title: Hovie Lister collection
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1940-2002
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms3123
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Hovie Lister (1926-2001) was a southern gospel music performer.

For further information, see the article Hovie Lister at the New Georgian Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a typewritten letter addressed to Hovie, from Elmo Ellis of WBS Radio, regarding a videocassette of the Statesmen Quartet. The collection also includes biographical information, photographs portraying Lister and members of the Sensational Statesmen, and two issue of Singing News containing articles regarding Lister and the Statesmen.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hovie Lister collection, ms3123, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2019.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Lister, Hovie, 1926-2001
Musicians -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Biographical information, 2001
12Letter, 1988
14News releases, notes
15 The Singing News , 1999, 2002