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Guide to the Duke Coffeehouse Records, 1983-2017.

Summary

The Duke Coffeehouse is a student-run coffee shop and performance venue located on East Campus near Wilson Dorm. The collection includes log books of accounts and shows, tally sheets for cash registers, flyers for the Brickside Music Festival, stickers, and other materials related to the business of the Coffeehouse.

Collection Details

Record Group
UA.09.13.0009
Title
Duke Coffeehouse Records
Date
1983-2017
Creator
Duke Coffeehouse
Extent
0.5 Linear Feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

The Duke Coffeehouse Records include log books of accounts and shows, tally sheets for cash registers, flyers for the Brickside Music Festival, stickers, and other materials related to the business of the Coffeehouse from the mid-1980s and the 2000s. Materials are arranged chronologically.

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Collection is open for research.

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Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Duke Coffeehouse Records, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Reservation forms and policy, circa 1983-1984
Box 1
Log books, 1983-1985 (incomplete)
Box 1
Show calendar, 1998
Box 1
Flyer, stickers, newsclipping, 2010, 2017, and undated
Box 1
Nightly money tally sheets, 2013
Box 1
Brickside Music Festival posters, 2015
Oversize-folder 1
 

Historical Note

The Duke Coffeehouse is a student-run coffee shop and performance venue located on East Campus near Wilson Dorm. The Coffeehouse opened in 1967.

The Duke Coffeehouse is open every evening during the academic year, and offers both study space and "a live venue for local and touring musicians, plays, open mics, and the occasional drag show."

Source: http://dukecoffeehouse.org/about, accessed 2019 March 05.


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Provenance

The Duke Coffeehouse Records were received by the DDuke University Archives as a gift circa 1990s and in 2019.

Processing Information

Processed by Tracy M. Jackson, March, 2019

Accessions described in this collection guide: UA2019.0010