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Ebenezer Beesley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1745
Scope and Contents Mormon hymn books, musical scores, newspaper clippings, a short autobiography, a biography, and letters. Also included is a photostat copy of a handwritten list of passangers on the William Tapscott in 1859. The Mormons on the ship later formed the George Rowley handcart company which emigrated to Utah in 1859. Also included is a typescript of a diary by an unnamed person describing the journey to Utah with the Rowley company. This is transcription from the Journal History of the Church...
Dates: 1863-1950

Emma Lucy Gates Bowen papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3
Scope and Contents Correspondence, concert programs, music scores, and miscellaneous items. Includes correspondence of Bowen when she was in Germany as an opera singer from 1898 to 1914 and later when she was a voice and music teacher in Salt Lake City, Utah. Also included are letters from her husband, Albert E. Bowen from 1897 to 1923 and Lucy's agent, Catherine A. Bowman. Some of the materials relate to the Lucy Gates Opera Company.
Dates: 1896-1950

Lowell M. Durham papers

 Series
Identifier: MSS 8150
Scope and Contents Contains sheet music, drafts, and clippings by Durham. Includes sheet music for his pieces, as well as compositions by composer Crawford Gates. Collection also contains several materials related to Durham's book on Maurice Abravanel, his research as well on Mormon musicians, and many newspaper and magazine clippings with news on the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Utah Symphony, and music programs at the University of Utah. Some personal papers are also included, such as notes, personal report cards,...
Dates: 1920-1994

Seldon N. Heaps collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1235
Overview Personal correspondence, music manuscript workbooks, notebooks, minor and major compositions, arrangements, and recordings. The materials document much of Heaps' music career and personal life.
Dates: 1919-1963

Margaret Summerhays papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1415
Abstract Collection includes brief biographical writings, scrapbooks, correspondence, teaching materials, a sampling of financial records and memorabilia.
Dates: 1879-1973

Lotta Van Buren papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 5
Overview This collection contains sheet music, newspaper clippings, research notes, recital programs, lectures, and correspondence. The items largely relate to Lotta Van Buren activities in restoring old musical instruments and in teaching about music history and theory.
Dates: 1896-1960

E. M. Williams papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1398
Scope and Contents Correspondence, programs, newspaper clippings, and publications. The materials relate to Williams' teaching career at Carbon High School in Price, Utah.
Dates: 1915-1977

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