Papers documenting the life and career of jazz violinist Claude "Fiddler" Williams. Includes letters, photographs, writings, papers documenting events (such as award ceremonies), business papers, printed materials and programs. There is one scrapbook and several recordings. 2007 addendum: an autographed poster honoring the five inductees (Williams, Merle Haggard, Patti Page, Woody Guthrie and Eddie Burris) of 1997.
Claude Williams Papers, ca. 1920-2005, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Gift of Blanche Y. Fouse-Williams