Hugo Keesing Collection, 1956-1993, undated.


Hugo Keesing Collection, 1956-1993, undated.

The Hugo Keesing Collection consists of trading card sets from 1956 to 1993. Artists prominently featured in the collection include: The Beatles, Elvis Presley, Michael Jackson, and The Rolling Stones. Rock and roll trading cards feature classic tour posters, album covers, rare and promotional photos, and trivia spanning decades of rock and roll history, and this Collection provides generous examples of these cards through the years and across musical genres.

1.5 linear feet.

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Jackson, Michael, 1958-2009 (person)

Michael Jackson (b. Aug. 29, 1958, Gary, Ind.-d. June 25, 2009, Los Angeles, Calif.), American recording artist and entertainer. From the description of Jackson, Michael, 1958-2009 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10569140 ...

Keesing, Hugo, 1943- (person)

Hugo Arnold Keesing is a popular culture scholar and a former professor of American Studies at the University of Maryland, College Park. He is particularly known for his expertise on popular music and the Vietnam War. Keesing was born in the Netherlands in 1943 and moved to the United States when he was seven years old. An avid collector, Keesing's interest in popular music began when he started collecting records in the mid-1950s. From 1970 to 1971, after earning degrees from Duke University...