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  • Welcome to Dottie West Archives, your online resource for anything and everything related to the legendary singer, songwriter, musician, actress, mentor and legend in her own time - Dottie West! Dottie's versatility and uniqueness is unrivalled in the country music world and her legacy lives on in the hearts of her fans.

    This site was established in 2021 by Paul Potter as an online archive of her illustrious career. As a computerized database, this is a project that will continue to evolve for a long time to come, ever growing and changing as more and more facts come to light.

    The site will be constantly updated, so if a link isn't working yet, check back.

    In the meantime, take a look around and immerse yourself in all of the information you'll ever need on Dottie! Make sure to bookmark the site and check back frequently!

    Enjoy, and remember. It's Dottie's world. You're just soaking in it!

  • Latest updates

  • 24/02/2022: I'm pleased to alert you that there have been some updates being made to this site. As well as adding several new screen capture gallery pages to the "Television" section. Also a new photo album titled "Ron Oates' Photo Collection" in the "Through The Lens" section has been added. Thanks Ron for the photos and it was great talking with you on the phone. More updates to come!

    23/01/2022: Over Christmas, the New Year and this month, behind the scenes I have been busy on the site and as a result several new screen capture galleries of Dottie's TV appearances in the "Television" section have been added. Check them out and enjoy! More to follow.

    01/12/2021: More screen captures have been added to the Television page. These include: "National Life Grand Ole Opry" (September 22, 1967), "Hee Haw" (March 11, 1970) and the "Country Music Association Awards from (October 13, 1980). More updates to follow.

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  • We welcome you to access our Guestbook page where Dottie West Archives will publish visitor comments. Do you have compliments, criticisms or suggestions about the main site or the archives site? Or maybe you would like to share how you became a Dottie fan or a special memory or story about her? This site is a labor of love and my greatest reward is feedback from Dottie's beloved fans!

  • You are invited (and encouraged!) to contribute to this site with information, articles, pictures, stories and video footage for inclusion in the archive. Please use the Contact section below to get in touch with me. As always, if you have questions, comments, suggestions and the like, please use the Contact form as well to write to me.
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