Monthly Archives: June 2013

Jefferson Airplane Handbill 1966 A Tribal Stomp w/Big Brother & Holding Company

This is an original paper handbill nicknamed “A Tribal Stomp,” which was used to advertise the Jefferson Airplane plus Big Brother & The Holding Company at the Fillmore Auditorium on February 19, 1966. Seminal S.F. poster artist Wes Wilson was … Continue reading

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Louis Armstrong Concert Poster 1930s The Trumpet King of Swing!

A vintage 1930s Louis Armstrong window card for the legendary trumpeter’s appearance at the Celoron Park Pier in New York state on June 17, 1939. Like most posters of the day, this Louis Armstrong boxing-style poster was manufactured on cardboard … Continue reading

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S.F. Mime Troupe Appeal Party Flyer 1965 Bill Graham Early Collectible

An original San Francisco Mime Troupe Appeal Party handbill, dating from November 6, 1965, advertising an event which was organized by legendary rock impresario Bill Graham. Within months, Graham would start his famous run of shows at the Fillmore Auditorium. … Continue reading

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Nat King Cole Window Card 1950s with Segregated Audience

An original, old Nat King Cole window card used to advertise tickets for Cole’s appearance in Chattanooga, Tennessee on September 15, 1954. This concert poster has a startling “segregation line” which informs customers that white spectators will be charged less … Continue reading

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