University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Buddy Atkinson Collection, 1989-1994



Descriptive Summary

Creator Atkinson, Buddy
Title Buddy Atkinson Collection
Dates: 1989-1994.
Accession No. 97-313
Extent 8 ft., 5 in.
Language English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin .

Biographical Note

Buddy Atkinson was an early performer in the sport of Roller Derby and later worked as a promoter.


Scope and Contents

Collection consists of videotapes, promotional materials, interviews and posters of Roller Derby events and includes jackets and skates. Also included in the collection are performer agreements and press releases.

Forms part of Touring Entertainment Industry Archive.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions

This collection is stored remotely; advance notice required for retrieval; contact repository.


Index Terms

Subjects
Atkinson, Buddy, Jr.--Archives.
World Roller Federation--Archives.
Roller derbies--Archives.
Roller-skating.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Buddy Atkinson Collection, 1989-1994, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Inventory

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97-313/1 (06196619) 1 1/2 inch video tape:
World Roller Federation:
Tape #1
Tape #2
Tape #3
Tape #4
Tape #5
Tape #6
Tape #7
Tape #8
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97-313/2 (06196608) 1 1/2 inch video tape:
#007, PGM 7, Derby, January 26, 1990
#008, PGM 8, Derby, January 27, 1990
#009, PGM 9, Derby, January 27, 1990
#010, PGM 10, Derby, January 27, 1990
TNT Pull, Bowling Green, Ohio, PGM 2, day 1, August 18, 1989
World Roller Federation, express 109, edit master, 58:30, April 5, 1990
World Roller Federation, express 110, edit master, 58:30, April 12, 1990
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97-313/3 (06196324) 1 1/2 inch video tape:
World Roller Federation:
#1 PGM, record master, September 24, 1989
express 113, edit master, 58:30, April 6, 1990
#003, PGM 3, January 24, 1990
#004, PGM 4, January 24, 1990
#005, PGM 5, Pleasonton, California, January 26, 1990
#006, PGM 6, Pleasonton, California, January 26, 1990
#006, PGM 6, continued, derby, January 26, 1990
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97-313/4 (06196620) 1 1/2 inch video tape:
#001, ISO 1, January 23, 1990
#004, ISO 4, Match Race, January 24, 1990
Interviews, January 24, 1990
#008, ISO 8, derby, January 27, 1990
Promotionals, January 27, 1990
World Roller Federation:
Express 108, edit master, 58:30, March 30, 1990
Express 111, edit master, 58:30, April 13, 1990
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97-313/5 (06196630) 1 1/2 inch video tape:
#002, ISO 2, January 23, 1990
#003, ISO 3, January 24, 1990
#005, ISO 5, Pleasonton, California, January 26, 1990
#006, ISO 6, PGM 6, roller derby January 26, 1990,
Head shots, World Roller Federation, talking heads, January 24-27, 1990
World Roller Federation:
Express 107, edit master, 58:30, March 29, 1990
Express 112, edit master, 58:30, May 3, 1990
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97-313/6 (06196663) 1 1/2 inch video tape:
World Roller Federation:
Show #2, PGM record, September 24, 1989
#3, PGM record, September 24, 1989
#001, PGM 1, January 23, 1990
#002, PGM 2, January 23, 1990
#009, ISO 9, derby, January 27, 1990
#010, ISO 10, derby, January 27, 1990
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97-313/7 (06196641) 1 1/2 inch video tape:
#007, ISO 7, derby, January 26, 1990
First generation:
World Roller Federation 101, raw
World Roller Federation 102, raw
World Roller Federation 102, edited
Show 3
World Roller Federation, head shots
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97-313/8 (06196652) Beta video tape:
World Roller Federation:
Promotional
Tape 1, camera 1
Tape 1, camera 1, #1, February 13, 1994
Tape 1, camera 1, #5, 2nd week, February 27, 1994
Tape 1, camera 2, #S1, warm ups, 1st week, no shoot
Tape 1, camera 2, #6, high angle outside and infield, February 27, 1994
Cut with audio, tape #7
Tape 2, camera 1, #4, infield shots and out side ground, February 27, 1994
Tape 2, camera 2
Tape 3, camera 2
16mm audio tape:
Roller derby,:30, 1 take, 7.5 IPS, August 18, 1993
World Roller Federation,:30 spot, 7.5 IPS, 2 TRK, take 9, June 9, 1993
TNT, episodic promotionals #114, 115, 116, 15 IPS stereo 1/2 TRK
Tufftrax, episodic promotionals #125, 126, 15 IPS stereo 1/2 TRK
3/4 inch video tape:
World Roller Federation:
Promotional and demonstration tape
:30, master p. s.,
TV spot, Deerfield T/center,:30 seconds
Colors 1X:30
Tampa spot 1X:30
Express demo, Andrews Entertainment
Demo 2:44
TRT 2:44, November 24, 1992
Express demo master 2:44
Roller Challenge promotional spot, Tampa,:30 second spot
Roller Challenge promotional spot,:30 second spot
Roller Challenge promotional spot, Daytona game,:30 second spot
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97-313/9 (06196030) World Roller Federation:
Performer agreement, 1989-1990:
A-F
G-L
M-P
Miscellaneous
Press release
Acknowledgements, 1989
Signed contracts
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2.325/K75c Roller derby posters:
Oakland Coliseum and San Francisco Cow Palace
Sam Houston Coliseum
Buffalo Memorial Auditorium
Rochester Mayo Clinic Auditorium
Redding Auditorium
Diablo Valley College
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2.325/P11c World Roller Federation Express, edit master [V1-K tapes]:
101, 58:30, revised March 9, 1990
102, 58:30, March 14, 1990
103, 58:30, March 15, 1990
104, 58:30, March 16, 1990
105, 58:30, March 21, 1990
106, 58:30, March 23, 1990
World Federation pilot, 102, channel 1, mixed; channel 2, NO/VO