Name and location of repository
Level of description
Department of Music records
- 1958-1994; Bulk 1965-1985 (Creation)
Four (4) Cubic Foot Boxes
Content and structure elements
Scope and content
The Department of Music records were generated and collected by the Music Department at Kansas State University and pertains to the files of former department head Robert A. Steinbauer, the Tau Chapter of Phi Mu Alpha, and Kansas Music Teacher Association Collegiate Chapter. The records document correspondence, courses, rosters, ledgers, and meeting minutes. Significant information includes organizational fundraising, piano pedagogy and music history courses, ceremony instructions, recital programs, and personal notes. Approximate years covered in the records are 1958-1994.
System of arrangement
Conditions of access and use elements
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.
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Scripts of the material
Language and script notes
Western Music Notation is found in songbooks and chorale selections.
Acquisition and appraisal elements
Note on a box stated the boxes were dropped off at the archives on August 20, 1997, by Chris Spanner. Boxes were briefly reviewed in October 2014 and found to be unaccessioned.
Immediate source of acquisition
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
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Rules or conventions
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Processed and Finding Aid written by Kevin Jackson in June 2022