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August Jam Rock Music Festival, 1974


Scope and Contents

Event 29: 35mm b&w, 10 sleeves


  • 1974

Conditions Governing Access

Photographic negatives and prints currently closed for use during the digitization process.

Historical Note

The images in this collection document August Jam, an outdoor music festival that took place on Saturday, August 10, 1974, at the Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina. Headlining acts included the Allman Brothers Band, Foghat, the Marshall Tucker Band, and Black Oak Arkansas. Attended by more than 200,000 people, August Jam was the largest concert ever held in North Carolina.


From the Collection: 24 Linear Feet


From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collections, J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections and University Archives, UNC Charlotte Repository

Atkins Library, UNC Charlotte
9201 University City Blvd
Charlotte 28223 United Stated