DJ Screw and DJ Chill behind their turntables at a middle school dance at Gregory Lincoln Education Center [Gift of DJ Chill], approximately 1992
Personal papers, photographs, creative material and technology, sound recordings, and promotional material comprise the DJ Screw Papers. DJ Screw’s activities as a DJ and mixtape creator are the focus of the papers, and materials documenting these activities include lists for his screw tapes, sound recordings, production materials, including recording equipment, business documents, and photographs. Most materials were donated by Robert Earl Davis, Sr. Additional donors include Nikki Williams, DJ Chill, DeMo, Donnie Davis of Screwed Up Records & Tapes, and Will-Lean.
This collection includes materials containing personal, financial, and contact information for DJ Screw and his associates. Access to these original materials is restricted in order to protect privacy, but some materials have publicly-available surrogates filed in place of the originals.
- approximately 1992
Conditions Governing Access
Open for research. Some materials have been restricted for privacy reasons. Where possible, surrogates with sensitive information removed have been filed in place of the originals.
From the Collection: 4.00 Linear Feet
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