November 12, 2003, (unprocessed) 4 items, 0.001 cubic feet; Collection (2003) of documents relating to the second annual reunion of the first all-African-American Band in the U.S. Navy during World War II, held in Greenville, NC 16-19 October 2003. Donor: Alex Albright
October 28, 2014, (unprocessed addition #1) 0.027 cubic feet; Addition includes B-1 Band reunion programs for the years 1977, 1980, 1982, 1984, 1986, 1988, 1992, 1994, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2006-2008, 2012, and 2013. Also included is a 1981 program for a concert at Norfolk, Virginia, honoring the B-1 Band. A photograph of B-1 Band member Roger Franklin Holt (died November 2000) in his WWII uniform, who was a Musician 3rd Class playing trombone during WWII, was given by Rebecca Sellers Clark through Alex Albright. Donor: Alex Albright
December 22, 2015, (unprocessed addition #2) 0.002 cubic feet; Addition includes two programs from the B-1 U.S. Navy Band 72nd Anniversary Celebration Banquet held in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, on August 2, 2014. Donor: Alex Albright
Gift of Alex Albright
Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.
U.S. Navy B-1 Band Reunion Collection (#971), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
Encoded by Mark Custer, March 17, 2008