Contract signed by Otis Redding for "Mr. Pitiful"

Description
A contract signed by Otis Redding. The contract has black print on legal paper with signatures on the bottom right of the front. The contract establishes the payment distribution regarding the song "Mr. Pitiful" between writers Otis Redding and Steve Cropper and Stax/Volt record executive Jim Stewart.

Object Details

Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Created by
East Publications Inc.
Subject of
Otis Redding, American, 1941 - 1967
Steve Cropper, American, born 1941
Jim Stewart, American, born 1930
Date
1965
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Medium
ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 14 x 8 1/2 in. (35.6 x 21.6 cm)
Type
contracts