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Special Collections and Archives
researched by Music Librarian Christopher Popa

    The Music Information Center of the Chicago Public Library in Chicago, IL has a "Muggsy Spanier Collection," which includes photographs, some 800 newspaper clippings, promotional materials, and other printed ephemera.


    Other Spanier memorabilia, such as the photo of him talking with disc jockey Fred Reynolds on Chicago radio station WGN in 1953, is in the hands of private collectors.
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