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Sun Studios Record Collection (2013)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2013-07-19

Duration: 00:07:11

Subjects: Antiques roadshow (Television program: U.S.) | Sun Records | Music | Collectors and collecting


  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Crews, Keith Editor
  • Sims, Barbara Interviewee


This segment from the July 19, 2013, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham’s interview with retired LSU English professor Barbara Sims, who will be attending Antiques Roadshow in Baton Rouge on July 27th. She discusses: her marketing job at Sun Studios in Memphis, Tennessee, from 1957-1960; her collection of records, including two by Elvis Presley; her job writing liner notes for several of the records; and what she hopes to find out from the Antiques Roadshow appraisers.