1969-Hollywood Bowl-Janis Joplin Booking Contract Lease Agreement & Handmade Cardboard Box Office Sign-SIGNED Janis Joplin! PAE Not Graded

closed on Friday, April 30, 2021

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This contract is SIGNED by the late great Janis Joplin!


Here is a once-in-a-lifetime collecting opportunity! Presenting these ORIGINAL DOCUMENTS from Janis Joplin's appearance at the Hollywood Bowl on September 20th 1969. This lot includes a contract for the show dated April 3rd 1969 that has been SIGNED by Janis Joplin! Also included is a Hollywood Bowl Association agreement leasing the venue to Sight and Sound Productions for the event. Finally this lot includes a handmade cardboard box office sign that was also designed for the same show. 


This concert occurred just days after the release of Joplin's debut solo studio album  I Got Dem Ol' Kozmic Blues Again Mama! This was Joplin's first release following her departure from Big Brother and the Holding Company in 1968. These original documents represent an amazing one-of-a-kind signed piece of music history that any music fan or collector would be lucky to own.


Janis Joplin Original Contract Lease Agreement and Box Office Sign
Grade – Not Graded
Venue - Hollywood Bowl
Date – 1969
Dimensions – Contract and Lease Agreement: 8 1/2" x 11". Cardboard sign: 5 3/4 x 14 1/2"
Printing –Original Documents
Condition Details – 100% Original with no restoration. View the detailed high res photo of this lot. Click on the thumbnail photo to see an enlarged photo. Click a second time on the magnifying glass in the upper right corner of the enlarged photo. A super high res image with every millimeter will now be clearly displayed. For a personalized eyewitness examination call 410-464-6180 11:00 am to 6:00 pm eastern.

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