During his years collecting and recording music Arhoolie Records and Arhoolie Foundation founder Chris Strachwitz aquire many posters for shows of vernacular music. The walls at the Arhoolie Foundation are covered with these rare posters. Here are a few of them. (click on poster to expand)

(updated February 7, 2018)

Big-Mama-Thornton-Savoy-Club-Richmond-CA Big-Mama-Thornton-Savoy-Club-Richmond-CA
Lightning-Hopikins-Savoy-Club-Richmond,-CA Lightning-Hopikins-Savoy-Club-Richmond,-CA
1. T-Bone-Wlaker-poster-648x1024 1. T-Bone-Wlaker-poster-648x1024
Willie-Dixon-and-Shakey-Jake-9-23-62 (1) Willie-Dixon-and-Shakey-Jake-9-23-62 (1)
Wilfred-Latour---Slims-Y-Ki-Ki Wilfred-Latour---Slims-Y-Ki-Ki
Tyrone-Davis-MAy-1981-Disco-City Tyrone-Davis-MAy-1981-Disco-City
The-Fairfield-Four---Sweetwater The-Fairfield-Four---Sweetwater
Sam-Brothers-5 Sam-Brothers-5
Roy-Brown-Pee-We-Crayton Roy-Brown-Pee-We-Crayton
Rockin-Dopcee---Richards-April-14 Rockin-Dopcee---Richards-April-14
Rockin-Doopsie Rockin-Doopsie
Otish-Rush-his-first-Texas-Tour Otish-Rush-his-first-Texas-Tour
Fred-McDowell Fred-McDowell
MOthers-Day-1981gosple MOthers-Day-1981gosple
Mississippie-Water-August-1981 Mississippie-Water-August-1981
Bukka-White Bukka-White
Ray-Agee Ray-Agee
Mighty-Chariots---I.L.A-Auditorium Mighty-Chariots---I.L.A-Auditorium
Marcell-Dugas Marcell-Dugas
Lowell-Fulsome-July-1981-Mr-Majors Lowell-Fulsome-July-1981-Mr-Majors
Lowel-Fulsom-Ruthies-inn Lowel-Fulsom-Ruthies-inn
Little-Milton Little-Milton
Little-Ann-Goodly Little-Ann-Goodly
Lightning-Hopkins-and-Clifton-Chenier-10-9 Lightning-Hopkins-and-Clifton-Chenier-10-9
Lightning-Hopkins--Jenny-Lind-Hall-Oakland Lightning-Hopkins--Jenny-Lind-Hall-Oakland
Kansas-City-Red---Pub-Lounge Kansas-City-Red---Pub-Lounge
Junior-Parker---Cotton-Club---Lufkin-TX Junior-Parker---Cotton-Club---Lufkin-TX
Johnny-Taylor-Sonny-Rhodes-Disco-City Johnny-Taylor-Sonny-Rhodes-Disco-City
John-Lee-Hooker John-Lee-Hooker
John-Delaphose---Sam-Brothers---Zydeco-Festival---Texas John-Delaphose---Sam-Brothers---Zydeco-Festival---Texas
Jimmy-McCracklin-Little-Frankie-Lee Jimmy-McCracklin-Little-Frankie-Lee
Jimmy-McCracklin-at-Mr-Majors Jimmy-McCracklin-at-Mr-Majors
Ivory-Lee-October-9 Ivory-Lee-October-9
Guitar-Mayes Guitar-Mayes
Gospel-Frst-Pilgrim-Wonders Gospel-Frst-Pilgrim-Wonders
Fernest-Arceneaux Fernest-Arceneaux
Juke-Boy-Bonner Juke-Boy-Bonner
Etta-JAmes-George-Smith-Sugar-Pie-desanto Etta-JAmes-George-Smith-Sugar-Pie-desanto
Etta-James-and-Lowell-Fulsom Etta-James-and-Lowell-Fulsom
Earl-Hooker-Poster-1 Earl-Hooker-Poster-1
Clarence-Gatemouth-Brown Clarence-Gatemouth-Brown
D.J.-Carriere-Big-Indian-Dance D.J.-Carriere-Big-Indian-Dance
Clifton-Chenier-Richards-Club Clifton-Chenier-Richards-Club
Chuck-Berry-&-Big-Mama-Thornton-2-27 Chuck-Berry-&-Big-Mama-Thornton-2-27
Clifton-Chenier-Parish-Hall Clifton-Chenier-Parish-Hall
Cajun-Zydeco-Festival-wwoz Cajun-Zydeco-Festival-wwoz
Clifton-Chenier-Antones-Oct Clifton-Chenier-Antones-Oct
Buck-Wheat Buck-Wheat
Clifton-Chenier---Richmond-CA Clifton-Chenier---Richmond-CA
Buck-Wheat-May-31-1981-Disco-City Buck-Wheat-May-31-1981-Disco-City
Clifton-Cheneir---Jefty's-Nov Clifton-Cheneir---Jefty's-Nov
Bobby-Bland---Burning-Spear---Chicago Bobby-Bland---Burning-Spear---Chicago
Blue-Wednesday-Sept-30-1981 Blue-Wednesday-Sept-30-1981
Barbara-Lynn Barbara-Lynn
Albert-Collins Albert-Collins
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