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Elvis at 21

New York to Memphis

by Alfred Wertheimer and Chris Murray

Hardcover, 253 pages, Pgw, List Price: $65 |


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New York to Memphis
Alfred Wertheimer and Chris Murray

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Collects the black-and-white photographs—many never before published—taken in 1956 by a photographer hired by RCA Victor to capture the movements of their new rising star, creating images that are spontaneous, unrehearsed, and completely without artifice.

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'Elvis at 21': Photos of a King in the Making

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