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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 5Add to your cart.
Barcode 101012.
Folder 28.1: Carbon copy, first versionAdd to your cart.
Divided into two folders due to size.
Folder 28.2: Carbon copy, first version, continuedAdd to your cart.
Page 246 through end.
Folder 29.1: "Fight with editor about revisions"Add to your cart.
"Corrections made, screaming and protesting, for editor." Divided into two folders due to size.
Folder 29.2: "Fight with editor about revisions, continued"Add to your cart.
Folder 30.1: "Manuscript as it went to printer"Add to your cart.
Divided into two folders due to size.
Folder 30.2: "Manuscript as it went to printer," continuedAdd to your cart.
See Box 6 for folders 31 and 32.2.
Folder 32.1: Page proofsAdd to your cart.
Folder 33: Signatures, in two copies.Add to your cart.
Folder 34: Two  copies of triplicate copy of library catalog cardAdd to your cart.
Folder 35: Copy of inventory by folder number, found with collection.Add to your cart.
Item 1: LombardoAdd to your cart.
Physical Description: 7-inch reel.
Item 2: CarmenAdd to your cart.
Physical Description: 7-inch reel.
Item 3: UnlabeledAdd to your cart.
Physical Description: 3-inch reel

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