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Amzie Adams Oral History Materials

Higher Level Record: MSS 766
Call Number: MSS 766.13
Title: Amzie Adams Oral History Materials
Creator: Adams, Amzie, b. 1944 (interviewee)
Date of Creation: 2015-2018
Extent: Sound recording: 2 WAV files (89 min.) : digital
Transcript: 61 pp. : digital
Photographs: 21 TIF files : digital
Motion pictures: 1 MOV file (0:04:30) : digital
Object Name: oral histories (document genres)
WAVE (format)
digital images
motion pictures (visual works)
digital audio
Collection Type: Oral Histories
Moving Images
Language: English
Biography/History: Amzie Adams (b. 1944) is a French Quarter artist and musician.

Scope and Content: Amzie Adams was interviewed by Mark Cave for the Vieux Carré Memoir Oral History Project on November 10, 2015. Adams discusses his memories of the French Quarter and his life as an artist. Also included in this series are 21 photographs taken during the interview session, an audio segment produced by WWNO from the interview, and a video segment which combines the WWNO audio with photographs.
Notes: Amzie Adams Oral History Materials, 2015-2018, for the Vieux Carré Memoir Oral History Project, MSS 766, Williams Research Center, The Historic New Orleans Collection.
Multimedia: Amzie Adams' Quest For Identity (WWNO "NOLA Life Stories" radio segment)
Restrictions: Open. Records are available for consultation.
See Collection Level record for detailed restriction statements regarding access and use.
Requesting: Please provide the reference staff with the manuscript call number.
Collection Theme(s): Local Life and Customs
Street Performers
Subjects: Adams, Amzie, b. 1944 -- More information
Webb, Louise, b. 1917 -- More information
Webb, Jon Edgar, 1905-1971 -- More information
Moulon, Ruth Grace, 1934-2008 -- More information
United States Marine Corps -- More information
Stovall, Babe, 1907-1974 -- More information
French Quarter (New Orleans, La.)
Newspapers -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
Music -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- 20th century.
Related Artwork &
Amzie Adams' Identity Trip 2020.0045.1.28
Related Bibliographic Items: Hurricane Katrina rise up : 10th year memories / lyrics and music Amzie Adams. 2015.0332.1
Lower Level Records: MSS 766.13.1; Oral History Interview with Amzie Adams, 2015 November 10, Item Level.
MSS 766.13.2; Amzie Adams photographs, Item Level.
MSS 766.13.3; Amzie Adams' Quest For Identity, Item Level.
MSS 766.13.4; Amzie Adams video, Item Level.
Accession Number: 2015.0486