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Collection Dates: 1965 – 1983
Scope and Content Note: The collection consists of film and video of the University of Georgia's Redcoat Band. The footage was taken from 1976-1983 and features many halftime shows from those years.
Biographical Note: "Originally started in 1905 as a section of the UGA Military Department, the University of Georgia Redcoat Band has grown in the last 100 years from 20 military cadets to over 350 men and women covering almost every major at the University."--"Redcoat History" from the University of Georgia Bands web site, http://bands.music.uga.edu/ (Viewed February 9, 2010)
Extent: 34 videoreels : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.;60 sound track film reels : magnetic ; 16 mm.;1 film reel : sd., col. ; 8 mm.
Genre: Documentaries and factual works;Music
Subject Headings: Redcoat Marching Band;Marching bands--Georgia--Athens;University of Georgia;Documentaries and factual works.
Provenance: Deposited at the Walter J. Brown Media Archives by Sammy Jones.
Cite Collection As: Redcoat Band film collection, 1965-1983. Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, The University of Georgia Libraries.
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