Geoffrey Weiss hip-hop collection,1980-2005.

Collection Number: 8029

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Geoffrey Weiss hip-hop collection, 1980-2005.
Collection Number:
8029
Creator:
Geoffrey, Weiss
Quantity:
77 cubic feet.
Forms of Material:
Photographs, correspondence.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
12" LPs, CDs, press kits, publicity items and photographs. The collection includes over 5,000 sound recordings documenting hip-hop music, primarily from the 1980s and 1990s in the United States.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

12" LPs, CDs, press kits, publicity items and photographs. The collection includes over 5,000 sound recordings documenting hip-hop music, primarily from the 1980s and 1990s in the United States.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Weiss, Geoffrey,

Subjects:
Hip-hop.
Rap (Music)
Popular music -- 1981-1990. -- United States
Popular music -- 1991-2000. -- United States
Hip-hop
Popular music
Rap (Music)

Places:
United States


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Restrictions on Use:
May be requested and viewed, but not played.
Cite As:
Geoffrey Weiss Hip-Hop Collection, #8029. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
SERIES LIST

Series I. Ephemera

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Arranged alphabetically by artist.
Ephemera material was removed from LPs during processing. To preserve the relationship between the removed material and the LP, the ephemera was labelled with the corresponding LPs' Sound Recording-# (SR-#). Searching an SR-# in the catalog will identify which LP the material was removed from.
Box 131 Folder 1
A
Above the Law; Animal Pharm; The Anonymous; Automato
Box 131 Folder 2
B
Bahamadia; Beastie Boys; Big Daddy Kane; Blak Czer; Blood of Abraham; Boogie Down & Keyboard Band; Boogie Monsters; Boss; Brand Nubian; Busta Rhymes
Box 131 Folder 3
C
Capital Tax; Channel Live; Choclair; Choice M.C.'s; Comptons Most Wanted; Cook, Billy; Country Mike; CPO; Crusaders for Real Hip-Hop; Cypress Hill
Box 131 Folder 4
D
Dabrye; Def Jef; Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy; Dizzy Dee; DJ Pooh; DJ Rectangle; DJ Screw; D-Nice; Doug E. Fresh and the Get Fresh Crew; Dove Shack
Box 131 Folder 5
E
e1-p; Eminem
Box 131 Folder 6
F
Father MC
Box 131 Folder 7
G
Gravediggaz; Groove B Chill; Guerilla Funk
Box 131 Folder 8
H
H.W.A.
Box 131 Folder 9
I
Indelibles Weight; Insane Clown Posse
Box 131 Folder 10
J
Jam Es Beat & D.J. Sonny; Jonzun Crew; Jurassic 5
Box 131 Folder 11
K
K-9 Posse; Kid Flash; Kid Panic; Kid Rock; Killah Priest; King Tee; KMC; Kool Moe Dee; Kool Rock Jay; Kozmo Flex; The Krushin MC's
Box 131 Folder 12
L
L-Fudge; LL Cool J
Box 131 Folder 13
M
Mack, Greg; Marley Marl; Maroon; Mellow Man Ace; Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott; Monie Lovie; Ms. Melodie
Box 131 Folder 14
MC
MC Eiht; M.C. Hammer; MC Jr. Cas; MC Serch; M.C. Shan; MC Shy D
Box 131 Folder 15
Movie Soundtrack
"Rappin'" Soundtrack
Box 131 Folder 16
N
Nemesis; Nice & Smooth
Box 131 Folder 17
Numbers
The '06 Style; 3rd Bass
Box 131 Folder 18
O
Oaktown's 3.5.7; Onyx; Overweight Pooch
Box 131 Folder 19
P
Paris; Party Posse; P.M. Dawn; Poor Righteous Teachers; Positive K; Potna Deuce; Public Enemy; Pudge
Box 131 Folder 20
Q
Quad City DJ's; Queen Pen
Box 131 Folder 21
R
Rappin' 4-Tay
Box 131 Folder 22
S
Schoolly D; Sir Menelik; Sir Mix-A-Lot; South Central Cartel; Spearhead; Styles of Music
Box 131 Folder 23
T
Terminator X; Timbaland and Magoo; Trouble Funk
Box 131 Folder 24
W
Warrren G; W.C. and the M.A.A.D. Circle
Box 131 Folder 25
X
X-Clan
Box 131 Folder 26
Y
Yall So Stupid; Young Black Teenagers; Yo Yo
Box 131 Folder 27
Multiple
"Strictly For The Beat" Artists: Feat. Dream Warriors; Stereo MC's; Beat System; Maceo Parker; Bootsy Collins; Boo-Yaa T.R.I.B.E.; Skate Master Tate; Laquan; X-Clan; and Isis