1968-Santa Clara Fairgrounds-Northern California Folk Festival-Handbill-PAE Graded Near Mint 85

closed on Friday, January 27, 2017

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This handbill from May of 1968 announced a three-day festival to be held at the Santa Clara fairgrounds in San Jose California. The handbill and the poster have the same image however the handbill is printed on a foil background with yellow and red colors.

This event featured powerhouse performances by Jimi Hendrix and Led Zeppelin. Also in attendance were several legendary performers such as Chuck Berry Muddy Waters and Doc Watson. The image is an illustration by Linda C. Gull that was used for several festival posters in the sixties.

Handbill – Northern California Folk Rock Festival Santa Clara Fairgrounds
Grade – PAE Near Mint 85
Bands/Bill- Jimi Hendrix Led Zeppelin and Jefferson Airplane
Venue- Santa Clara Fairgrounds
City – Santa Clara California
Date – 5/23-25/68
Dimensions- 5 10/32” x 8 1/2”
Printing-  OP-1 Original Printing
Artist – Linda C. Gull
Series/ Promoter- Bob Blodget
Condition Details –There are several blemishes that have created spots of ink loss on the border. There is a stamp on the back which reads “Record Recycler” with the address and phone number. There are no nicks cuts tears pinholes or restoration of any kind.

*****This handbill is available for inspection at our gallery by appointment. *****