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William Peters Latham was born on January 14, 1917 in Shreveport, Louisiana. Census data shows the family had relocated to Cincinnati by 1920, and to Wilmore, Kentucky by 1930, and Latham's papers reference his childhood in Kentucky. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the from Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, and master’s degree from College of Music in Cincinnati, which later merged to become the College-Conservatory of Music. Latham studied under Eugène Goossens while at the College of Music, and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra performed Latham's tone poem The Lady of Shalott under Goosens' direction. Latham briefly served as instructor of woodwind and brass instruments at the North Texas State Teachers College, now the University of North Texas, in 1938 and 1939.
Latham enlisted in the U.S. Army in 1942, serving in the 10th Cavalry Band and as an infantry platoon leader during the Second World War, receiving a Purple Heart. After his military service, he taught at Eastern Illinois University, and married his wife, Joan Seyler Latham, a composer who also earned a master's degree from the Cincinnati College of Music, in 1946.
From 1946 until 1965, Latham taught at Iowa State Teachers’ College in Cedar Falls, Iowa, which is now the University of Northern Iowa. He completed a PhD in music composition from Eastman School of Music in 1951, studying under Howard Hanson and Herbert Elwell.
In 1965, Latham joined the North Texas music faculty as professor of music and coordinator of composition, became Director of Graduate Studies in Music in 1969. In 1978, he became one of only eight faculty members at that point to achieve the rank of Distinguished Professor of Music. He retired in 1984 and received the title of Professor Emeritus, but remained active as a composer. William P. Latham died in Denton on February 24, 2004.
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The collection consists of about 50 boxes of Latham's compositions and papers.
Condensed score, sketches in pencil.
Full score, spiral comb-bound.
Parts - ozalid copies.
Extra copies of violin parts - ozalids.
Full score - master copy - ozalid transparency.
Spiral comb-bound score - ozalid.
Second spiral-comb-bound copy of full score.
Spiral comb-bound ozalid score.
Parts - master copies - ozalids.
"St. Moritz and setting of Orchestra Festival." 8 photos. 7 color, 1 black and white.
Official programs for the International Festival of Youth Orchestras (St. Moritz, Switzerland), with a press release and orchestra roster.
Youth Orchestra of Greater Fort Worth, Grand Prairie High School Chorale, March 2; Knoxville, TN, December 2. Includes programs, press notices, presentation speech.
Parts, manuscript. Original envelope containing information on instrumentation included.
Parts - ozalid copies.
Parts, folded, not in score order. Includes note: "XC reduction 92% N.G. use 90 %."
Three copies of concert programs including the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra performance (John Giordano, conductor) at Landreth Auditorium, Texas Christian University, September 13, 1994.
Cites material from Alan Lomax' Cowboy Songs, p. 250.
Ozalid copies of manuscript.
Shawnee Press, Delaware Water Gap, PA.
Premiered November 4, 1978 by the Sherman Symphony. Enclosed document explains that the work was written in honor of the Sherman Symphony's thirteen years, and fifty performances up to that point.
Shawnee Press, Delaware Water Gap, PA.
Instrumentation list on brown paper wrapper.
Performed by the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra under Eugene Goosens, March 7-8, 1941.
Inventory on brown paper wrapper.
Package still sealed. Inventory on front cover.
Performance by Cincinnati Dance Guild at Ohio University
Manuscript, in ink.
Package still sealed; page with inventory taped on front.
Title page of first copy: "to fulfill the thesis requirements for the degree [of] Doctor of Philosophy, department of composition, Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester."
Two spiral-bound ozalid copies. Title page of first copy: "to fulfill the thesis requirements for the degree [of] Doctor of Philosophy, department of composition, Eastman School of Music of the University of Rochester."
Package still sealed. Inventory of parts on paper taped to front.
File includes two programs from performance at Eastman on April 25, 27 1950.
In pencil. Originally title "Symphony No. 2" later changed to "Sinfonietta."
Copy from ozalid.
Two spiral-bound copies
Note on file: "See also files for Fest TX Composers 67, 67-88, 91 and pub. file, Theodore Presser."
Score dated June, 1947
Includes insert detailing part corrections.
2 pages per 11" x 17" sheet, not folded.
Commissioned by the Sherman Symphony Orchestra.
Prepared for plastic-comb binding, but not bound.
Condensed score, one printed copy; poll listings, programs. Latham: "pub. Clayton F. Summy (later Summy-Birchard) 1954. My first band publication."
Plastic comb-bound, in pencil.
Two photocopies, made in October 1994.
Original manuscript version of condensed score (pencil, with edits in red pencil), one published copy (Summy-Birchard, Evanston, IL), one partial copy of condensed score -- primarily cover and duplicate title pages.
Includes May, 1999 issue of Instrumentalist magazine (see page 33).
Master copy in pencil
In pencil, copied by G. Garner. Cover letter on West Texas State University letterhead. Postmarked February 12, 1974.
Missing oboes, bassoons, E-flat clarinet, bass clarinet, contrabass clarinet; soprano, alto, tenor, and baritone saxophones.
"Commissioned by the student body of the University of North Dakota for the Symphonic Wind Ensemble, Michael F. Polovitz, director."
Plastic comb-bound, 2 copies.
Pencil, in plastic comb-bound music manuscript notebook.
Also includes sheet with comments about R.L. Casey's dissertation, "Serial Compositions in Works for the Wind Band." Envelope notes that Dodecaphonic Set was published by C.L. Barnhouse in 1967.
Third movement (Games): "Sources and sketches."
Drones: "Corrected 3/4/1983." Airs: "Corrected 3/2/1983."
Latham: "Serenade was published separately by Shawnee Press in 1967. In 1972, the other movements of the suite were published on a rental basis." 3 copies of miniature condensed score, 3 regular size. 3 copies of full score. All from Shawnee Press, Copyright 1967, Delaware Water Gap, PA.
Composed 1975, copyright 1976.
"First read at Festival of Contemporary Music, Cameron University, Lawton, OK, 3/2/1978." Full title: "The Problem of Fusion: and how a new band work was created."
Published by Summy-Birchard, Chicago, IL, 1960. Original title: "Day of Honor."
Published by Summy-Birchard, Chicago, IL, 1960. Original title: "Day of Honor." Note on envelope: "Full score lost."
Written in 1969, published by C.L. Barnhouse in 1970.
Plastic comb-bound ozalid copy.
Two copies of miniature score. Published by C.L. Barnhouse, Oskaloosa, IA.
First draft in pencil, final draft in pencil, photocopy of final draft. "Commissioned by the Texas Junior College Honor Band."
Inventory sheet attached.
"Xerox," on heavy manila paper.
Shawnee Press, Delaware Water Gap, PA
Commissioned for the centennial of Louisiana State University.
"Written for the LSU Band in honor of the centennial celebration of the university."
Shawnee Press, Inc., Delaware Water Gap, PA.
Shawnee Press, Inc., Delaware Water Gap, PA.
Includes premiere program, May 17, 1960, LSU Concert Band.
Published by Summy-Birchard (Chicago), circa 1955.
Earlier title: "Variations on a Theme Not By Haydn in A-Flat," "composed especially for bands in classes Q through X."
Copy of ozalid. Same score as item 3, with new title written in blue pencil.
One miniature condensed score, one full set of score and parts, one full score with correction noted, one condensed score. Shawnee Press, Inc. Delaware Water Gap, PA.
"Ca. 2 complete sets."
Latham: "See correspondence in publisher file."
"Commissioned by Ashland College Symphonic Band, Ashland, Ohio." "1. Ozalid and 2. Xerox." Includes program notes added on February 3, 1975.
Copy in plastic comb binding.
Composed in 1955. Published by Summy-Birchard in 1956. Program notes on front of envelope.
"Ozalid masters + one unbound Xerox copy." Program notes on front of envelope. Title page: "This transcription was made especially for performance by the State College of Iowa High School Orchestra at the graduation of my daughter, Cedar Falls, Iowa.
Ozalid and Xerox copies.
Masters, and two ozalid copies. Program notes on front of envelope.
Manuscript, in pencil.
1977 program notes included after title page.
Corrections listed on note appended to score.
Printed from Finale.
Contents: score (masters and two ozalid copies); condensed score (masters, 3 ozalid copies, 12 printed copies); parts (masters). Missing parts: English horn, trumpets 2 and 3, trombone 3, tuba, timpani and cymbals. Published by Summy-Birchard in 1961. File includes listing of "massed band music" for 1962 Chicagoland Music Festival, newspaper clipping.
Premiered November 8, 1975, in Dickinson, ND.
"Corrected 12/11/87." Ozalid and photocopies.
Cedar Falls, IA. "Composed especially fr the Ouachita Parish H.S. Band of Monroe, LA. Co mmissioned by director Tom Wafer in honor of the band's 25th anniversary.
Published by Summy-Birchard, 1962. One copy of condensed score has corrections in pencil.
"Commissioned by the Lake Texoma Band Camp, Dr. Roger W. Warner, director, in celebration of its tenth season."
Two small, folded packets of notes also in file.
Duplicated, with pages taped together for performance. Piccolo through bass clarinet.
Continued from previous box, duplicate parts taped together for performance. Alto saxophone through percussion.
Program stuck to first page of parts by degrading rubber band.
Seven additional published copies of Swingin' Reel, continued from previous box.
Original title: "Rockin' Reel." Published by Summy-Birchard in 1957.
Summy Publishing Company. See Box 17 for two additional copies.
Subtitled "Unceremonial March.
Ozalid copy of manuscript in plastic-comb binding.
In pencil. Subtitled "Unceremonial March."
Published by Summy-Birchard.
Both plastic comb-bound. Ozalid copies.
Published by Summy-Birchard, 1956.
Master of music, California State University at Sacramento. Includes cover letter, score, thesis, photo, and other papers.
"For the Denton High School Band, commissioned by Caroll McMath, director."
Plastic comb-bound. "Commissioned by Floyd M. Gunn, Jr. High School Band of Arlington, TX, Barbara Prentice, director."
Date of copies.
Includes extensive sketches with row transformations.
Set of single copies; set of multiple copies, piccolo through contrabass clarinet. Single-copy set includes note: "1 copy [of] each part, corrections (?)"
Alto-saxophone through remainder. Includes list of corrections to ozalids dated December 17, 1978.
Corrections in blue pencil. Prepared for plastic comb-binding, but not bound.
For the Richardson (TX) High School Golden Eagle Band, Robert Blanton, director. Includes composer's note, dated January 27.
All plastic comb-bound.
Pages printed from Finale, two per 11 x 17-inch page.
Note on title page indicates corrections on pages 54-55.
Condensed score dated "circa 10/01/99."
Printed from Finale, two pages per 11 x 17-inch sheet of paper.
Alternate title: M.A.I.B. Suite. "Commissioned by the Mid-American Intercollegiate Band for its fifth annual festival concert, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA, April 3, 1965."
Commissioned by Loyola University, New Orleans, LA. Joseph Hebert, director of bands.
Unbound, marked "corrected."
Plastic comb-bound. Date supplied in ink on title page.
"2 mvts. oboe sonata - transcribed by the composer for oboe solo and wind ensemble." "Published by Jack Spratt, 1966." Manuscript score, sketch.
Ozalid masters of parts
"Arr. Happy Birthday." Synthesizer part is a reduction of string parts. "Used following 'Sacred Flame'." Dated 1990 on envelope; score dated April 27, 1991 and inscribed to Joan.
"For Charles Mattheson's 80th birthday, used with Birthday Salute." Written to precede Birthday Salute. Filed in its original order with Birthday Salute. "C.f. trip file."
"For John Giordano."
Labeled "K912" from filing system at the University of Northern Iowa.
"For John Giordano." Two ozalid copies in separate plastic comb binding. "Scored for wind ensemble, Dec. 1968; re-scored for full orchestra July 1969." Copyright assigned to Dorn Publications, Inc., Needham, MA, in 1982.
One part marked for timpani.
Two plastic comb-bound copies. "For Karin and Sigurd Rascher."
"Copy #3," plastic comb-bound.
Plastic comb-bound ozalid copy.
"Transcribed for orchestra, 1962." Both saxophone parts on same score. Ozalid copies.
"Missing French horn I, trombone I, timpani (use band part)." "Full score (orch.) is available from Dorn Publications, Inc."
Composed for and performed by Karin and Sigurd Rascher.
For flute and piano, 2 copies with score and flute part. Composed in 1941, published by Jack Spratt Music Co. (Old Greenwich, CT) in 1950.
"For John Haynie." Manuscript score in pencil.
"Short score," manuscript in ink in spiral manuscript paper notebook.
Text by Alexander Solzhenitsyn, translated by Patricia Blake. Dedicated to Jeannine Crader.
Labeled with the pseudonym "Wilhelm von der Vogelweide" (allusion to Walter von der Vogelweide). Landscape orientation.
"Copy 1." Landscape format.
Two copies, portrait orientation in plastic comb binding.
Corrections to title page in blue pencil. Portrait orientation. Loose, blank page of landscape-oriented score included in file.
Original in pencil and two copies.
Full score, vocal score, parts, photostatic negatives, text (by Merrick Fifield McCarthy), program, press notices.
In four sections.
"For Joan." Two copies in plastic comb binding. Piano reduction for electronic keyboard simulating orchestral instruments, noted on one copy. The other copy is indicated to be a piano reduction for rehearsal only. Texts by Mary Coleridge, Thomas Moore, and William P. Latham
Manuscript in pencil. Estimated duration of each of the four sections of the work taped to envelope.
Ozalid copies of manuscript score and parts. Two copies of score.
Manuscript original score in pencil, in plastic comb binding; ozalid copy.
"More correspondence in Presser file. See also under [Series 8], Instrumental Chamber Music."
Plastic comb-bound ozalid copy with annotations and corrections in pencil.
2 copies, spiral-bound ozalid copies. Copy 1 has additional markings in pink-colored pencil.
Extra sheet with corrections included with score.
"For Jeannine Crader." "Text adapted from Alexander Solzhenitsyn and other sources." Plastic comb-bound copy of ozalid.
Title from poem "Love" by Thomas Moore. "For Joan, on her 70th birthday (April 27, 1991), and our 45th wedding anniversary (April 18 1991)."
Plastic comb-bound. Annotations in pencil and red ink.
Photocopies, two pages of music per 11 x 17-inch sheet.
For also saxophone, string orchestra, and electric piano, "à François Daneels." Copyrighted by Gérard Billaudot, Paris.
Original folders for Folders-1-4 not included due to uncertain acidity of paper.
Text by James Hearst.
2 copies, one unbound, one plastic comb-bound. Corrections noted on cover of second copy.
"Commissioned by the SCI Foundation for the dedication of Music Hall, Cedar Falls, IA, May 1962."
Ozalid copies of parts.
Various copies, some with corrections and annotations, mostly plastic comb-bound.
16 copies of vocal score to Blind with Rainbows: Cantata for Chorus, Four Soloists, and Orchestra.
19 copies of vocal score to Blind with Rainbows: Cantata for Chorus, Four Soloists, and Orchestra.
Texts by James Hearst
Copies numbered 2 and 4. Whereabouts of Copy 3 unknown.
I. The Happy Farmer [two poems], mixed chorus and full orchestra. II. The Supplicant, tenor solo, strings, harp, chimes, glockenspiel III. The Hunter, men's chorus and orchestra IV. Truant, women's chorus and orchestra V. Lost, soprano solo, strings, harp, solo flute, solo oboe VI. Each Spring, mixed chorus and orchestra
Labeled 0-119 in a prior filing system.
Full set of orchestral parts including photo negatives.
Manila envelope containing three masters of the original manuscript (one ozalid, two paper) of the score of the second version of "A Prophecy of Peace" for Chorus, Organ, Piano, and Cymbals as well as four programs from the Iowa State Teachers College (dated 1952 March 6, 1959 April 28, 1960 February 29-March 6, and 1961 June 4) and one church bulletin (dated 1961 May 7) listing performances of this work. A red penciled note on the envelope specifies that "Peace" (1943) bears no relation to "A Prophecy of Peace" (1951).
Manila folder containing a choral score for the first version of "A Prophecy of Peace" for Chorus and Full Orchestra.
Manila folder containing masters of orchestral parts of the first version of "A Prophecy of Peace."
Twelve bound scores of the second version of "A Prophecy of Peace" enclosed in a rubber band with four notices describing the three versions of this work.
Manila folder containing a full set of orchestral parts for the first version of "A Prophecy of Peace."
Brown envelope containing masters for score and parts and one set of copies of parts for the third version of "A Prophecy of Peace" for Chorus, 10 Winds and Percussion as well as printed copies of the vocal score and instrumental parts published by Summy-Birchard.
Brown envelope containing masters of the full score of the first version of "A Prophecy of Peace" for Chorus and Orchestra.
Comb-bound full score of first version of "A Prophecy of Peace" for Chorus and Orchestra (2 copies).
Comb-bound full score of "Peace" for Mixed Chorus and Orchestra.
Ninety-four choral parts in brown paper taped shut, labeled "Peace."
Reproduction of full choral/orchestral score dated December 1943, with page numbers in red.
Program of American music performed by a professional orchestra over the course of six sessions with a concluding concert from May 17 to 23, 1948, sponsored by the Department of Music of the University of Minnesota in the Northrop Memorial Auditorium. Program includes Latham's "Peace," for Chorus and Orchestra.
Reproduction of typed version of Rupert Brooke's poem.
Short essay by Latham describing the inspiration for and genesis of "Peace," for Chorus and Orchestra.
Reproduction of unattributed artwork of Latham composing "Peace" at Camp Coxcomb, California.
Reproduction of choral score; seven pages.
Comb-bound reproduction of full score for "The Music Makers" for Concert Band, Mixed Chorus, Rock Group, Tape Noise and Guru based on an Ode by Arthur O'Shaughnessy. Commissioned by Palatine High School, Palatine, Illinois.
Brown envelope containing two condensed scores (one original and one reproduction) for "The Music Makers."
Manila envelope containing correspondence, program, press notices, text, and sketches for "The Music Makers."
Comb-bound full score of "The Music Makers" containing red penciled symbols indicating where taped noise on cassette is heard.
Unbound full score of "The Music Makers" attached to a piece of cardboard with a rubber band.
Manila envelope containing ozalid masters of band parts for "The Music Makers."
Manila envelope containing ozalid masters of rock group parts for "The Music Makers."
Octavo-sized condensed score of "The Music Makers" with corrections in red pencil on pages 28, 37, 40, and 41.
Brown envelope containing ozalid masters of vocal score of "The Music Makers."
Unbound ozalid full score of "The Music Makers" covered by a cardboard sheet labeled "The Music Makers Full Score Masters."
Slides - NTSU performing groups [to have been used in a projected "multi media" performance of The Music Makers]. Box labeled G 0056.
Slides - NTSU performing groups [to have been used in a projected "multi media" performance of The Music Makers]. Box labeled G 0066.
Transcript of notes read by Latham before a performance of Te Deum for chorus, wind ensemble and organ by the Bucknell University Chorale and Wind Ensemble, under the direction of Allen W. Flock, at the MENC Eastern Regional Division Convention in Atlantic City, New Jersey on 1971 February 27.
Brown envelope of Te Deum transcribed for chorus, organ, and percussion published by Shawnee Press. Three octavos - one choral/organ score, two percussion/timpani parts.
Brown envelope containing three xerox photocopies of printed score and percussion part. Penciled note on envelope says (Te Deum was "Permanently out of print" by Shawnee Press in 1980).
Brown envelope containing correspondence, programs, and press notices regarding Te Deum.
Manila envelope containing manuscript full score and parts for Two Psalms (130 and 148) for Band and Chorus.
Brown envelope containing original manuscript copies, printed copies (published by Summy-Birchard), programs, and press notices for Two Psalms (130 and 148) for Band and Chorus.
Manuscript vocal scores for Parts I, II, and III and ozalid masters, and two complete ozalid copies of Te Deum (Band and Chorus).
Manila envelope containing sketches of Te Deum for Chorus and Wind Ensemble.
Program for the Arlington Choral Society's concert entitled "An Enjoyable Eclectic Evening," part of the 1994-1995 season, under the direction of Henry Gibbons, guest conductor, performed at Irons Recital Hall at the University of Texas at Arlington on October 22, 1994 at 8:00 p.m.; lists a performance of Latham's Only in Texas!
Score of Only in Texas! for mixed chorus, piano, and percussion, commissioned by The Lake Cities Community Chorus of Lewisville, Texas, Robert E. Austin, Director.
Manila envelope of seven copies of the lyrics of Only in Texas!, original versions of the lyrics, programs with performances of this piece, and a reproduction of the score.
Manila envelope of submasters of Only of Texas!
Original manuscript and two size-reduced xerox copies of Four Songs for chorus of unchanged voices with piano accompaniment; contains 1. Morning, 2. Three Young Rats, 3. The Ostrich, 4. Yo, School!
Manila envelope of original manuscript and three size-reduced copies of Vital Signs for chorus of unchanged voices with piano accompaniment.
Card addressed to "Dearest Bill and Joan" from an anonymous sender inviting them to the Woodrow Wilson All Star Choir Concert on May 14th at 7 p.m. where "Three Young Rats" and "Yo, School" will be performed.
Brown bag containing masters of score.
Manila envelope containing original manuscript, three size-reduced copies, sketches, and xerox masters of Vital Signs for chorus of unchanged voices with piano accompaniment as well as correspondence regarding this piece.
Program for a performance of the Woodrow WIlson All-Star Choir under the direction of Cecile Johnson on February 5, 1999 at 1:15 p.m. at the Texas Music Educators Association Convention in San Antonio featuring "Yo, School!" from Latham's Four Songs.
Brown envelope containing original manuscript, xerox masters, two size-reduced copies, and sketches of Four Songs for chorus unchanged voices with piano accompaniment as well as correspondence, programs, and press notices for this piece.
Manila envelope containing manuscript masters, three xerox copies, printed copies, sketches, of Missa Novella for young choirs, SATB with piano accompaniment as well as correspondence regarding this piece.
Manila envelope containing sketches, programs, press notices, correspondence, and a commissioning agreement for My Heart Sings for chorus and organ.
Bulletins (two) from St. Andrew Presbyterian Church in Denton, Texas where Latham's My Heart Sings was performed as the anthem on May 16, 1999.
Score of My Heart Sings anthem for chorus and organ, commissioned by St. Andrew Presbyterian Church of Denton, Texas in celebration of the 125th anniversary of its founding.
Manila folder containing correspondence regarding and announcements of My Heart Sings.
Manila envelope containing four scores of My Heart Sings.
Comb-bound landscape format score of My Heart Sings.
Brown envelope containing original manuscripts and xerox masters of My Heart Sings.
Comb-bound full concert pitch score for Bitter Land: Three Texas Poems for Mixed Chorus, Brass Quintet, and Piano commissioned by North Harris County College, Houston, Texas for the Texas Sesquicentennial, 1986; poems by Arthur M. Sampley, music by William P. Latham.
Manila envelope containing sketches for Bitter Land.
Manila envelope containing correspondence, programs, press notices, and program notes regardingBitter Land.
Brown envelope containing bound copies of the full score (one full size, one reduced size) and program notes for Bitter Land.
Manila envelope containing two full scores (one original manuscript and one reduced sixe master) of Bitter Land.
Manila envelope containing original manuscripts and reduced size masters of instrumental parts for Bitter Land.
Ten copies of the complete text of Gaudeamus Academe compiled by William P. Latham.
Two comb-bound full scores of Gaudeamus Academe being an Ode in Praise of the Seven Deadly Arts for a cappella chorus, tenor solo, announcer (on tape), bass drum, cymbals, and slapstick; commissioned by the Inaugural Steering Commitee and the Special Events Committee in honor of the inauguration of Frank E. Vandiver as eleventh president of North Texas State University and Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine.
7.5 ips quarter track stero reel of announcer part for Gaudeamus Academe. Tape contains 1) test tone, 2) announcer segment #1, 3) announcer segment #2, and 4) Brahms' "Gaudeamus Igitur." A note in red pen states, "The voice on this tape is that of William A. Mercer, UNT Broadcasting co-ordinator."
Manila envelope containing sources, drafts of text, and music sketches for Gaudeamus Academe.
Manila envelope containing correspondence regarding and press release for Gaudeamus Academe.
Manila envelope containing the announcer's part for Gaudeamus Academe.
Manila envelope containing multiple copies of the xerox master of the complete text of Gaudeamus Academe.
Manila envelope containing original manuscript full score of Gaudeamus Academe.
Comb-bound reproduction of full score of Epigrammata for Chorus A Cappella (except for one guitar).
Brown envelope containing the original and copies of the complete text of Epigrammata (compiled by the composer).
Manila envelope containing correspondence, newspaper clippings, program, and program notes regarding Epigrammata.
Manila envelope containing masters of the vocal score of Epigrammata.
Brown envelope containing sketches of Epigrammata.
Manila envelope containing original manuscript score and one unbound xerox copy of Epigrammata.
Manila envelope containing original ozalid masters of St. David's Mass music for the Eucharist: Rite II for St. David's Episcopal Church, Denton, Texas. Text from The Book of Common Prayer. Copyright © 1977 by Charles Mortimer Guilbert as custodian of the Standard Book of Common Prayer. All rights reserved. Reprinted by permission. Music © by William P. Latham, 1978.
Three stapled reproductions of the full score of St. David's Mass.
Unbound masters of full score of St. David's Mass attached with a paper clip.
Manila envelope containing xerox reduction master of St. David's Mass.
Brown envelope of sketches of St. David's Mass.
Brown envelope containing original ozalid and xerox masters of St. David's Mass.
Manila envelope containing correspondence (including text clearance), programs, and press notice for St. David's Mass.
Brown envelope containing three copies of original manuscript of optional 4-part settings for Sanctus, Benedictus and Gloria of St. David's Mass.
Manila envelope containing original manuscript masters of optional 4-part settings of Gloria, Sanctus, Offertory (not used), and 3- or 9-fold Kyrie.
Manila envelope containing full size xerox copy and reduced size master of Tim Kloth manuscript of St. David's Mass. Outside of envelope contains a handwritten list of durations of the movements in this piece.
Brown envelope of extra copies of old manuscripts of St. David's Mass.
Manila envelope containing sketches, programs, and one printed copy of Songs of a Day Rome Was Not Built In for Men's Chorus (TTBB) published by Associated Music Publishers 1970.
Brown envelope containing ozalid masters of the original manuscript of Songs of a Day Rome Was Not Built In.
Forty-eight (48) printed copies of Songs of a Day Rome Was Not Built In dated 1966 October 29. The first page indicates that the poems in this cycle wer written, in Latin, by Carthigian poets in the sixth century and taken from Song of a Falling World; Culture During the Break-up of the Roman Empire by Jack Lindsey (London: Andrew Dakers, Ltd., 1948).
Manila envelope containing ozalid master of the original manuscript, one manuscript copy, and one printed copy of Hymn Prayer for unison children's chorus; published by Summy-Birchard Publishing Co., 1958.
Brown envelope containing sketches, old ozalid masters of original manuscript, new reduced size xerox copies of the score, old ozalid and new xerox copies of the choral parts, program, and press notice for Salve Festa Dies: Prelude, Fugue, and Processional for Organ and Chorus (optional) based on a Sarum hymn for use at Eastertide, Ascensiontide, Whitsuntide and other Festivals.
Typewritten letter describing Salve Festa Dies; also old ozalid masters of the full score.
Manila envelope containing one comb-bound copy of Salve Fest Dies.
Manila envelope containing seven printed copies, program, and press notices for Flow, O My Tears: Madrgial for Mixed Voices A Cappella; composed in 1948, published by Mercury Music Corp. in 1955, re-printed by Theodore Presser in 1988.
Manila envelope containing original manuscript, 21 printed copies, and program of Hosannah to the Son of David: Anthem for Palm Sunday; published by R.D. Roxy Music Co. in 1956. Additional note from 1/11/07 states, "minus 10 copies to St. David."
Manila envelope containing sketches, three copies of the final draft manuscript, program, and press notice for Glory Be to God on High for a cappella chorus SATB, published by Shawnee Press; parenthetical note states, "(1/11/07 1 copy to St. David)."
Manila envelope containing two printed copies and programs for Sister Awake, madrigal for SSA chorus, composed in 1948 and published by Mercury Music Corp. in 1955.
Manila envelope containing ozalid masters of the original manuscript and one printed copy of The Shrine, SATB motet with organ accompaniment for Mother's Day, composed in 1953 and published by Pro-Art Publications in 1964.
Manila envelope containing masters, original manuscript copies, one printed copy, xerox copies, and programs of Gloria for SATB a cappella chorus, published by Summy-Birchard Pub. Co. in 1956.
Manila envelope containing masters, original manuscript copies, one printed copy per setting, and programs of Credo: Two Settings of a Metrical Version of The Apostle's Creed - 1. Unison Chorus, pno., 2. Cho. SATB, pno., composed in 1958 and published by Jack Spratt Mus. Co. in 1959.
Envelope from Joe's Copies Etc. containing copies of Credo and Hymn Prayer.
Brown envelope containing an original manuscript score of Prayer After World War.
Twenty-eight printed copies of Prayer After World War for a cappella chorus.
Manila envelope containing masters and copies for Choral Responses for I.S.T.C. Interdenominational Church, the Chapel Choir, ca. 1952-53, Cedar Falls, Iowa.
Manila envelope containing ozalid masters of Introit and Gradual for organ, choir, and trumpets, arranged for St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Waterloo, IA.
Manila envelope containing masters, one organist's copy, and thirteen choral copies of Now Thank We All Our God.
Composed by William P. Latham. Call number M 2113.3 .L38 A81.
Composed by William P. Latham. Call number M 11 .L38 S31.
Composed by William P. Latham. Call number M 23 .L38 S61.
Composed by William P. Latham. Call number M 1205 .L38 C61.
Composed by William P. Latham. Call number M1040 .L38 C61.
Composed by William P. Latham. Call number M1530.3 .L38 B61.
Composed by William P. Latham. Call number M1001 .L38 S51.
Composed by William P. Latham. Call number M219 .L38 S61.
Composed by Rule Beasley. Call number M452 .B43 P51.
Composed by Rule Beasley. Call number M254 .B43 S81.
Composed by Rule Beasley. Call number M184 .B43 I51.
Composed by Rule Beasley. Call number M1033 .B43 F31.
Composed by Rule Beasley. No call number specified.
Composed by Violet Archer. Call number M1040 .A74 C61 no.1.
Composed by Violet Archer. Call number M1012 .A74 C61.
Composed by Samuel H. Scott. Call number M246 .S47 S61.
Composed by Joseph W. Pinson. Call number M385 .P56 B81.
Composed by Francis Osentowski. Call number M1045 .O84 P71.
Composed by W. Alan Oldfield. No call number specified.
Composed by Vern Martin. Call number M1045 .M37 O71.
Composed by Alfred Fremder. M557 .F73 Q91.