University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Eric Graham Music Video Collection, 1980-1985



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Graham, Eric
Title: Graham, Eric Music Video Collection
Dates: 1980-1985
Abstract: The records of Eric Graham, camera operator, director of photography, and videographer based in Austin, Texas, include video cassettes, video tapes, audio tapes, and film relating to Austin musical acts of the 1980s.
Accession No.: 89-121
Extent: 120 items
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Sketch

Eric Graham is a camera operator, director of photography, and videographer based in Austin, Texas. He has shot commercials, music videos, and for corporate clients such as Time Warner Cable and Titan Auto Insurance, among others. In the 1980s Graham created video production footage of Austin musical artists, especially The Pool (Patrick Keel), Joe "King" Carrasco, and Omar and the Howlers.


Scope and Contents

The Eric Graham Music Video Collection, 1980-1985, contains production footage used in creating various music video clips for state, national, and international broadcast. Included in the collection are one Panasonic NV-3020 ½” reel to reel VTR, 83 small ¾” video cassettes, 24 large ¾” video cassettes, three 7” reels with approximately five minutes of videotape on each, one :90 reel of 1” videotape, one 7” reel of ¼” audio tape, two 5” reels of ¼” audio tape, and seven 400’ reels of 16mm Tri-X reversal film. Additionally, some of the music video projects in the collection include papers related to them. The collection includes music of The Pool (Patrick Keel), Joe "King" Carrasco, Omar and the Howlers, Standing Waves, Arthur Brown, and Dee McCandless/Delta.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Use of video material restricted; please contact repository for more information.

Use Restrictions

Copyright is retained by the donor and other creators of the materials.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Graham, Eric--Archives.
Keel, Patrick
Carrasco, Joe King
Brown, Arthur
McCandless, Dee
Subjects (Organizations)
Omar and the Howlers (Musical group)
Standing Waves (Musical group)
Delta (Musical group)
Subjects
Music--Texas--Austin--20th century
Music--Texas--Miscellanea
Promotional films
Places
Austin (Tex.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Eric Graham Music Video Collection, 1980-1985, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection is unprocessed. Contact repository for more information.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2.325 East wall Unprocessed collection, 1980-1985