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MONUMENT
OZ Labels and Company Sleeves 1966-1976

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PK 1545 - 1966
to
1975
PK 3396 - 1970
PK 5111 - 1973
Reissue
K 5711 - 1974
 US Monument Records was founded in 1958 by Fred Foster and Bob Moore in the Nashville suburb of Hendersonville, Tennessee. It was the signing of the former Sun Records singer, Roy Orbison, that brought phenomenal success, starting with the 1960 hit, "Only the Lonely."
In Australia, the US 400 series was issued on London Records. The first was HL 1476 in January 1959.
The first of the US 800 series was HL 2036 in 1962, the last HL 2264 in 1966.
K 5938 - 1975
to
1976
K 5711 - 1974
Monument recording
on Interfusion label
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Sleeves
No 1
PK 1545 - 1966
to
.
Command
Ampar
Scepter
Dot
Atlantic
Coral
World Pacific
Brunswick
20th Century Fox
Monument
A&M
Festival
Kommotion
Leedon
A.T.A.
Clarion
Spin
Sunshine
Downunder
 Cut straight  Glued bottom/right
No 2
.
to
PK 1591 - 1966
Command
Festival
Scepter
A&M
Coral
Brunswick
20th Century Fox
Atlantic
Scepter
Ampar
Impulse
Monument
Westminster
   Cut straight  Inside glued  
No 3
PKE 1609 - 1966
to
PK 1767 - 1967
A&M
Ampar
Atlantic
Command
Coral
Dot
20th Century Fox
Impulse
Monument
Scepter
Festival
A.T.A.
Clarion
Leedon
L.H.I.
Project 3
Spin
Stax
Sunshine
   Cut straight  Glued bottom/right  
No 4
PK 1842 - 1967
to
1968
A&M
Ampar
A.T.A.
Atlantic
Calendar
Clarion
Command
Coral
Dot
Festival
Impulse
Imperial
Leedon
L.H.I.
Liberty
Monument
Project 3
Scepter
Spin
Sunshine
United Artists
   Cut straight  Inside glued  
No 5
1968
to
1970
   Cut straight  Glued bottom/right  
No 6
1970
to
1971
   Cut straight/cut corners  Inside glued  
No 7
1971
to
1972
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For sleeve details
(different types)
see Festival Group
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   Cut straight/cut corners  Inside glued  
No 8
1972
to
1976
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For sleeve details
(different colours)
see Festival Group
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   Cut straight/cut corners  Inside glued  
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Contact for corrections : erlmehl@online.no
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Thanks to Graham Wells, Australia for scans in this section
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45 Discography for Monumet Records from Global Dog Productions
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