Michael J. Hamer Papers

1980s-2010s
Manuscript Collection #1348
Creator(s)
Hamer, Michael J.
Physical description
2.25 Cubic Feet, 4 archival boxes, consisting of notebooks containing handwritten lyrics, poems, photographs, reel to reel tapes, and clippings
Preferred Citation
Michael J. Hamer Papers (#1348), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
No restrictions

This collection (1980s-2010s) contains material related to the life of Michael J. Hamer, an English professor at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina, from 1986 through 2013, and a prolific songwriter, singer, and band leader who died in 2019. Included are notebooks containing his handwritten lyrics, poems, photographs, reel to reel tapes, clippings, and other material pertaining to his musical career.


Administrative information
Custodial History

June 28, 2019, (unprocessed), 2.25 cubic feet; This collection (1980s-2010s) contains material related to the life of Michael J. Hamer, an English professor at East Carolina University in Greenville, North Carolina, from 1986 through 2013, and a prolific songwriter, singer, and band leader who died in 2019. Included are notebooks containing his handwritten lyrics, poems, photographs, reel to reel tapes, clippings, and other material pertaining to his musical career. Donated by Joan Hamer via Alex Albright.

Source of acquisition

Gift of Joan Hamer

Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.