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Booton Herndon Collection, 1963-1964 | Music Library

By Maristella Feustle

Collection Overview

Title: Booton Herndon Collection, 1963-1964Add to your cart.
ID: 06/068
Primary Creator: Herndon, Booton (1915-1995)
Extent: 6.0 Boxes
Subjects: Lombardo, Guy, 1902-1977., Royal Canadians (Musical group)
Languages: English

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Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection consists of six boxes of materials related to Herndon's 1964 book The Sweetest Music This Side of Heaven: The Guy Lombardo Story, including extensive typed transcripts of interviews with Guy, Lebert, and Carmen Lombardo, and others, along with drafts of the book up to the published version.

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Administrative Information

Repository: Music Library
Access Restrictions: Access to this collection is provided only by special arrangement. Please contact the Music Library for more information.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Music Library. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: Collection is housed in remote storage. Advance notice for use is required. Please contact the Music Library for further information.
Acquisition Source: Booton Herndon
Acquisition Method: Gift.

Box and Folder Listing

Browse by Box:

Box 2Add to your cart.
Barcode 101015.
Folder 7: Formerly reels.Add to your cart.
See Box # 5 for reels.
Folder 8: Lombardo family interview transcripts - family life, bandAdd to your cart.
Includes interviews with Guy, Lebert Lombardo.
Folder 9: Lombardo family interview transcripts - band historyAdd to your cart.
61 leaves, typed.
Folder 10: Interview transcripts - signing with MCA, other band and family events in mid-1920sAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: Interview transcripts, notes about 1927Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Interview transcripts - "Lebe film fire," events of early 1930sAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Interview transcripts - events of 1933-1936Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Interview transcripts, clippings, Photostat copies - "Jones Beach"Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Interview transcripts, clippings - "Tierra Verde"Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Interview transcripts, clippings - "Business ventures"Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Interview transcripts - "Boats"Add to your cart.

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