Hovie Lister collection

Hovie Lister collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Unknown
Title: Hovie Lister collection
Dates: 1940-2002
Quantity: 0.25 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms3123

Biographical/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 Note

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.

Index Terms

Lister, Hovie, 1926-2001

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

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

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Biographical information, 2001
2Letter, 1988
4News releases, notes
5 The Singing News , 1999, 2002