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Royal Purple March sheet music
- 1911 (Creation)
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Scope and content
The Class of 1911 used the Royal Purple March as a fundraiser for their senior arch at Kansas State Agricultural College. George August Westphalinger, a retired chief musician for the United States Army who led the K-State College Band in 1909-1910 and 1910-1911, wrote the piece in 1911. More details are available in issues of The Kansas Industrialist on May 13 and June 17, 1911.
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Conditions governing access
No access restriction: All materials are open for research.
Conditions governing reproduction
The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply. This item is in the public domain.
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Acquisition and appraisal elements
It received accession number 2015-16.021, and donor received item from someone who purchased it at a garage sale in Oklahoma.
Immediate source of acquisition
Acqusition Source: Earl Holle
Acqusition Method: Donation.
Acqusition Date: 20150916
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
This item is a unique music piece connected to K-State history and is an relevant to student life.
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- Citation: Preferred Citation: George Westphalinger, Royal Purple March, Morse Department of Special Collections, Kansas State University Libraries.
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Finding Aid Author: Cliff Hight
Processing Info: University archivist Cliff Hight processed this item in 2017.
Publication Date: 2017-11-28