Nelson George Collection, 1946-2005, bulk 1960-1984

Collection Number

SC 133


George, Nelson


The collection consists primarily of materials collected during research for Nelson George's book Where Did Our Love Go?: The Rise and Fall of the Motown Sound (St. Martin's Press, 1985). This includes interviews (audiocassettes and transcripts), photographs, newspaper clippings, magazines, photocopies of legal documents, manuscripts, and correspondence.


8 document cases (5 linear ft.), including 137 photographs + 24 audiocassettes