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Mormons -- Songs and music

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Lowell M. Durham articles and drafts, 1925-1992

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8150 Series 5
Scope and Contents Contains materials written by and collected by Durham related to Utah and Mormon music and musicians. Most of the material consists of drafts of chapters from Durham's book on Maurice Abravanel, complete with notes and edits. Also contains some research material, including a few clippings and a list of recordings of the Utah Symphony. There are articles written by Durham and others as well, such as his earlier draft of "The Abravanel Years," the article "Pioneer Symphony" by Conrad B....
Dates: 1925-1992

Lowell M. Durham ephemera, 1934-1994

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8150 Series 7
Scope and Contents Contains miscellaneous material related to Durham. Includes a copy of the book "Worship and Music In the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint," a book with programs given by the Utah Symphony, three pamphlets of questions on the Utah Symphony Orchestra, programs from other performances, flyers, and magazines. Also includes audiocassettes from class lectures and tapes of "Abravanel Hour," as well as one floppy disk. Materials date from between 1934 and 1994.
Dates: 1934-1994

Lowell M. Durham sheet music, 1945-1990

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8150 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains loose sheet music for compositions by Durham and others. Includes several copies of Durham's piece "Lyric Folk-Scape, Op. 19," as well as the works like "Once in Royal David's City," and "Calm as a Summer's Morn." Also contains copies of music composed by Crawford Gates, such as "Promised Valley," and "O Lord, Do Not Despise Me." There are a few pieces arranged by Durham which were composed by his father, George H. Durham, like the composition "A New England Pastoral Sketch."...
Dates: 1945-1990

Margaret Summerhays biographical papers, 1879-1972

Identifier: MSS 1415 Series 1
Scope and Contents The biographical information includes a short diary and two scrapbooks. The scrapbooks also include correspondence, memorabilia, a patriarchal blessing, and materials pertaining to her parents.
Dates: Other: 1879-1972

Margaret Summerhays correspondence, 1897-1973

Identifier: MSS 1415 Series 2
Scope and Contents Correspondence covers the years 1897 to 1973 and includes, in addition to finished, dated letters, undated Christmas cards with messages inscribed.
Dates: Other: 1897-1973

Margaret Summerhays financial records, undated

Identifier: MSS 1415 Series 9
Scope and Contents The financial records which were returned to the donor are represented in a folder which contains a sampling of checks and lesson account records.
Dates: Other: undated

Margaret Summerhays memorabilia, circa 1936

Identifier: MSS 1415 Series 8
Scope and Contents Memorabilia includes theatre programs covering the period 1917-1967, guidebooks and memorabilia pertaining to travels, printed verses and newspaper clippings.
Dates: Other: circa 1936

Margaret Summerhays papers regarding professional associations, 1925-1968

Identifier: MSS 1415 Series 7
Scope and Contents The professional associations section comprises materials pertaining to various clubs and organizations in which she participated.
Dates: 1925-1968