Contract and contract rider for Ellis Paul show at Houston Arboretum on March 20, 2011; Donated by Bill Eley.
Summer 2010 20th Anniversary t-shirt
Black; "Ellis Paul, 20 years and counting, Raise to the future, Drink to the past!" on front
Summer 2009 Letters from Ralph Jaccodine Management
Two typed letters mailed to persons who donated to the CD fundraiser, thanking donors for their support; one signed by Ralph Jaccodine; one signed by Team Ellis.
May 11, 2009 Handwritten lyrics to new song
Ellis was writing a new song at The Blue Door in OKC on May 11, 2009 and gave me his handwritten lyrics which he referred to when he performed the song later that evening. Ellis autographed the lyrics sheet with "written with Sam Baker at the Blue Door 5-11-09 in one night! and performed!" The song is tentatively titled "Dragonfly".
March 31, 2009 Letter from Club Passim
Letter acknowledging membership to Club Passim as a result of being a donor to the Ellis Paul CD fundraiser. Signed by Jim Ricciuti, Director of Development.
Frommer's Boston 2008
The description of Club Passim in this Boston tour guide authored by Harvard grad and Boston Herald reporter Marie Morris, includes mention of Ellis Paul as being among folk artists who have played here. (The listing may also appear in other years.)
May 13, 2008 Stuart Ferguson e-mail
EP long-time friend shares his memories of EP's Guild D-100 guitar.
December 2007 WYEP (Pittsburgh) Year in Review
36 page 8 1/2 x 11 booklet; EP pictured on inside front cover performing at childrens' show at the station on Oct. 18, 2007.
Fall 2007 WYEP (Pittsburgh) Newsletter
Vol. 13, #8 ; 11 x 12 color bi-fold; EP's Oct. 18, 2007 childrens' show promoted within; EP pictured.
December 1, 2006 T-shirt
Ellis Paul Setlists Project given to KZ by Shari Divone.
2006 Legend of Lucy Keyes DVD
This movie was braodcast on the Lifetime Channel. As the credits roll you hear Flynn's "Lost Child" and Ellis Paul's "Lucy", both written for the movie.
June 24, 2006 Wedding RSVP Card
4 x 6; EP played at the wedding of Cathy and Michael Fischer; RSVP card denotes "Entertainment provided by folk singer Ellis Paul;" Donated by Cathy Fischer.
Fall 2005 Blacktop Train Tour Dates Postcard
4 x 6; B&W Melissa Bugg photo on front.
August 27, 2005 WYEP Program Booklet
WYEP (Pittsburgh) "Turn it Up" Benefit Gala ; EP package auction item (donated by EP) listed within.
September 30, 2005 CHAF T-shirt
CHAF (Cambridge Housing Assistance Fund) 7th Annual Benefit Concert for the Homeless; EP pictured on front; black.
May 24, 2006 Handwritten List of Songs
EP's handwrittten list of songs making the cut for Ellis Paul Essentials; Given to KZ at Heathrow Airport (London) while waiting for flight to Munich.
April /May 2005 Tour Dates Postcard
American Jukebox Fables cover pictured on front.
2005 Naked Folk Calendar
Ellis Paul and Vance Gilbert June "pin-ups".
August 28, 2004 Handwritten Lyrics
Chorus to "Clarity" - A Brand New Song; EP wrote these lyrics down for KZ so that she could practice the harmony and sing with him later that day in Stowe, VT.
July 29, 2004 One-act Play
"Famous small-f" a one act play written by Robert Mattson inspired by a conversation he had with Ellis Paul; Donated by Robert Mattson; received via e-mail; see story at the link below.
October 29, 2004 Handwritten Setlist
Setlist from a show at Cellar Stage in Baltimore, MD show. Donated by Tina Phillips; written on a piece of paper torn into the shape of a guitar neck.
2004 Kennebunk Coffeehouse T-shirt
EP among artists listed on back of this "Best of 5 Live" t-shirt.
November 8, 2003 Handwritten Lyrics
Handwritten corrections to "I've Got 9 Months to Fix the World" (lyrics transcribed by KZ) made by EP at the Mucky Duck in Houston, TX.
October 2003 Screenplay/Audio CD
Media Package of Jack Kerouac's "Doctor Sax and the Great World Snake" published by Gallery Six; EP reads the part of Lousy Lauzon.
Fall 2003 Tour Dates mailing
Ellis Paul & Vance Gilbert Side of the Road tour dates; 8 1/2 x 11 bi-fold; mailed by Ralph Jaccodine Management.
July 13, 2003 Raffle Sign
8 1/2 x 11 "Ellis Paul Prize Package" raffle to benefit the Woody Guthrie Coalition during Becky Grider's house concert; $250 donated to the Coalition.
July 13, 2003 House Concert Contract
Becky Grider's House Concert contract signed by Drake and Associates; Donated by Becky Grider.
April-June 2003 Vance Gilbert postings
Eight postings made by Vance Gilbert on the EP Discussion Board commenting on Side of the Road recording sessions.
February 2003 Poster
"Ribbon of Highway, Endless Skyway" poster; 19 x 26; official poster sold at shows to benefit Woody Guthrie Archive and Woody Guthrie Coalition
February 2003 Poster
"Ribbon of Highway, Endless Skyway" poster; 11 x 17; lists the February 2003 tour dates; autographed by all performers
February 2003 Black Wolf Press Postcard
Black Wolf Press 5 x 8 picture postcard featuring EP's "Noted From the Road" and Scott Alarik's "Deep Community".
February 2003 3000 Miles Postcard
4 x 6 3000 Miles DVD picture postcard.
January 9, 2003 Speed of Trees T-shirt
Fall 2002 Ellis Paul Bookmark
1-1/2 x 8; includes discography.
Fall 2002 Tour Dates Postcard
Speed of Trees pictured on front of 4 x 6 postcard.
June 2002 Performing Songwriter advertisement
Advertisement for Artist Development Associates; p. 64; EP pictured
2002 Folk & Blues Encyclopedia
3rd edition, edited by Irwin Stambler, St. Martins Press; EP entry on page 460-2; EP pictured on page 542; autographed.
June 2002 Notes From the Road
Ellis Paul Notes From the Road; 2002, #118 arrived in mail; autographed June 6, 2002 (although actually it was June 7).
June 7-9, 2002 Figurine
Yankee Drummer Boy figurine (misc. figurines given by EP to those attending the Ellis Paul weekend in Gettysburg June 7-9, 2002); in box; autographed and dated
Spring 2002 Letters to J.D. Salinger
Edited by Chris Kubica and Will Hochman; University of Wisconsin Press, 2002; includes entry by Ellis Paul on pages 58-9; autographed
January 11-14, 2002 Ellis Paul/Don Conoscenti Cruise Items
Miscellaneous items from the Fan Club cruise to the Bahamas including 8 1/2 x 11 promotional flyer; t-shirt (autographed), KZ ID badge (autographed).
2002 Boston Music Award Nominees
EP nominated in three BMA categories.
November 30, 2001 Pictures
Miscellaneous pictures from November 30, 2001 show at Uncle Calvin's; on a CD; given to KZ by Stew Foster in May 2002
Fall 2001 EllisPaulooza Bumper Sticker
EllisPaulooza bumper sticker; 8-1/2 x 11 sign; order list; "Ellis Paul Devotee" fundraiser, sold at numerous fall 2001 shows; $500 donated to Club Passim; remainder to the Woody Guthrie Coalition, filed with invoice noted below.
Fall 2001 Tour Dates Postcard
Ellis Paul/Susan Werner Fall Tour 2001 Postcard; autographed.
September 27, 2001 Mercury Printing Invoice
Invoice for EllisPaulooza bumper stickers.
September 19, 2001 E-mail Message
"Ellis Paul sends a message;" e-mail from Ralph Jaccodine/Ellis Paul sent to EP mailing list; comments regarding World Trade Center tragedy
July 19, 2001 Poster
Carbondale Council on Arts and Humanities; 19th Annual Performance in the Park; 11 x 17 poster; autographed; tri-fold brochure calendar listing; donated by Smokey (Kathy) Hertz
July 21-22, 2001 Swallow Hill Folk Festival
Swallow Hill Folk Festival brochure and 6 x 8 postcard calendar; donated by Smokey (Kathy) Hertz
Summer 2001 T-shirt
Acoustic Cafe (Indianapolis) Singer-Songwriter Series t-shirt; white; donated by Smokey (Kathy) Hertz
April 2001 Travelogue
"A Week in April" - Katrin Uhl's travelogue of her experience in Texas and Oklahoma in April 2001; autographed; 20 pages; illustrated; only 4 copies exist. Copies also given to Bill Eley, Becky Grider, Ellis Paul
September 1999 Digges' Choice
Book of poetry; September 1999 (vol. 2, #1); includes Ellis Paul's "October Church with Confession;" given to KZ by EP on February 15, 2001 at the Weinberg Center in Frederick, MD; autographed.
April 2001 Quilt
Ellis Paul quilt made by Susan Pearson; raffled at the 2001 WoodyFest (won by Stew Foster, Mesquite, TX and given to KZ); autographed April 28, 2001; also includes e-mail correspondence from Stew Foster; hanging on wall in the EP Archive "suite"
February 19, 2000 Video Clips
Ellis Paul video clips on floppy disk; from the February 19, 2000 show in Dayton, Ohio; given to KZ that night by EP
2000 Crossroads (WNCW program guide)
Vol 10, #4 and #6; Ellis Paul Live listed in their Top 100 for the year, autographed
Pennsylvania License Plate
Reads "LS PAUL;" no longer in use (new one issued)
February 29, 2000 House Concert Contract
Bill Eley's house concert contract signed with Flem-Tam; also includes Bill's cancelled check payable to Ellis Paul; Donated by Bill Eley.
2001 Darryl Purpose Promotional Brochure
Darryl Purpose brochure promoting his CD A Crooked Line; Darryl is pictured on front with his guitar; visible on his guitar case is an Ellis Paul bumper sticker.
Collection of Songs
A Collection of Songs and a Few Words to go Along With Them; compiled by Katrin Uhl; includes Katrin's thoughts on "Take Me Down" and "Words;" accompanying cassette tape; autographed
2000 Bumper Sticker
Me, Myself and Irene bumper sticker
October 2000 Newsletter
Pittsburgh PFLAG newsletter; column spotlighting Karen Zundel, mentions EP
1999 Fleming-Tamulevich Artist Roster
Ellis Paul featured within.
February/March 1999 WYEP Newsletter
WYEP (Pittsburgh) member newsletter; Ellis Paul Translucent Soul featured within; autographed.
1999 Boston Band Card
Ellis Paul card #70. (2)
1998 Translucent Soul T-shirt
November 22, 1997 Carnival of Voices T-shirt
Black; purchased in Titusville, NJ.
May-July 1997 Tour Dates Postcard
Donated by Patti Dalton.
1998 Music Hound Folk: The Essential Album Guide
Edited by Neal Walters and Brian Mansfield, Visible Ink Press; EP entry on page 619; autographed.
April 25, 1989 End Construction Tour Dates Postcard
Orange postcard addressed to Stuart Ferguson postmarked Boston, MA April 25, 1989; announcing End Construction gigis (Ellis Paul, Jim Infantino, Brian Doser & Jon Svetkey) gigs on April 29 at the Chelmsford Mall, May 2 at The Coffee Kingdom and May 5 at the Derridian Coffeehouse; approx. 4" x 5"; received in mail from Stuart Ferguson on March 12, 2009.
1991? Tree Full of Crows Flyer
8 1/2 x 14 hand-drawn flyer announcing Tree Full of Crows (Ellis Paul & Jon Svetkey) with Jimmy Landry at Passim on July 5 & 6 (no year); 2 shows at 8pm and 10:30pm; received in mail from Stuart Ferguson March 12, 2009.
1992, 1993, 1996 Miscellaneous Items
Miscellaneous historical photos from 1992-1993; winter schedule for January 1993; February-April 1996 schedule; donated by Stuart Ferguson in spring 2007; photos include Copley Square 1992, Harvard Winter Folk Festival 1993 (some with band members); also corresponding e-mail describing some events from those early years - including recollections of the recording session for "Midnight Strikes Too Soon;" photocopies of tour schedules