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Harold Orlob and Joyce Orlob Evans papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8209

Scope and Contents

includes Audio recordings (reel-to-reel, LP, 78), clippings, letters, printed scores, including Harold Orlob's famed "I Wonder Whose Kissing Her Now", scripts/librettos, programs, family biographies, and other materials featuring Harold Orlob as composer and librettist, and Joyce Orlob Evans as script writer.


  • 1933-1996


Conditions Governing Access

Open to public research.

Conditions Governing Access

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances.

Permission to publish material from the Harold Orlob and Joyce Orlob Evans papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Harold Orlob (1883-1982) was a major composer and lyricist for braodway producitons.

Born in Logan, Utah, Orlob's works include "An Aztec Lovestory" and "Ginger." His song "I wonder Whose Kissing Her Now" has been used in many films.

Biographical History

Joyce Orlob Evans


1 box (0.5 linear ft)

1 media box (0.66 linear ft)

Language of Materials



The original order of the collection has been retained.

Custodial History

Donated by Joyce Orlob Evans in 2008.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Joyce Orlob Evans; 2008


Noteworthy LDS composer, (Section IV. LDS Music Archives Collection Development Policy January 2011).

Processing Information

Processed; Melissa James; May 2013.

Register of Harold Orlob and Joyce Orlob Evans papers
Melissa James
2013 May 28
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

1130 HBLL
Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States