Accession #

10-2

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Collection Abstract

Commemorative documents, news clippings, magazine articles, programs, correspondence, posters, brochures about the planning and celebration of the centennial of Johnny Mercer’s birth, 1909-2009 in Savannah GA.

Date of Gift

2010

Start Date

2004

End Date

2010

Scope of Collection

Donated in 2010 to then Armstrong State University by the Friends of Johnny Mercer through the group’s president Dianne S. Thurman and Nancy Gerard, Mercer’s niece. The Friends of Johnny Mercer, Inc. is “dedicated to perpetuating the lyrics, music, life and memory of John Herndon Mercer” (from a brochure in the collection)

Mercer Centennial Collection 2009

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