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Music -- Oklahoma -- Instruction and study

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Mary E. Grimes Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1038
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)

Teacher. Correspondence (1916-1950) with family and friends; diaries (1919 and 1941); and photographs, scrapbooks, and sheet music reflecting Grimes' life and career as a music teacher at Walters (Oklahoma) High School, and her community service activities.
Dates: 1910-1950

Mrs. James L. Wadley Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-P-1430
Scope and Contents A black and white copy print of the first graduating class in music (piano) from the University of Oklahoma.
Dates: 1899

Paul Simon Carpenter Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-85
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Music professor. Correspondence (1910-1956) to and from Carpenter regarding his studies at the Conservatoire Nationale in Paris, his appointment to the faculty of the University of Oklahoma in 1914, his 1946 appointment as Dean of Fine Arts at the University, and his book "Music, An Art and a Business" which was unfinished at the time of his death; financial records (1940-1949); note cards (n.d.) with a bibliography of music books; scrapbooks (n.d.) of musical scores with accompanying notes; and publications (1870-1954) including musical scores, programs, and journals. Also included is a two-page genealogical listing tracing the Carpenter family history from 1675 to 1949.
Dates: 1870-1956