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Anna Harriet Heyer Papers, 1930-2002 | Music Library

By Jonathan Sauceda

Collection Overview

Title: Anna Harriet Heyer Papers, 1930-2002Add to your cart.
Predominant Dates:1950-1980
ID: 06/018
Primary Creator: Heyer, Anna Harriet (1909–2002)
Extent: 26.0 Boxes
Subjects: Music librarianship.
Languages: English, German, Italian

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Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection consists of 26 boxes of materials concerned with Miss Heyer's career, research, publications, and personal hobbies, as well as historical materials related to the development of the UNT Music Library.

Biographical Note

Music librarian, author, educator. Born in Little Rock, Arkansas, Anna Harriet Heyer studied at the Texas Christian University, the University of Illinois, Columbia, and the University of Michigan. In 1941 she established what would become one of the largest music libraries in the country at North Texas State Teacher's College (now the University of North Texas). She taught music librarianship at North Texas and served as a library consultant for TCU. Historical Sets, Collected Editions, and Monuments of Music: a Guide to their Contents an "indispensable research tool" is her most well-known publication. Her awards include honorary lifetime membership to the American Library Association and the Music Library Association Citation for lifetime achievement. (Grove Music Online)

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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.

Box and Folder Listing

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Box 10Add to your cart.
Barcode 678136.
Item 1: Handweaver & Craftsman (Magazine), 1968-1975 (incomplete), 1968-1975Add to your cart.
Item 2: Notebook of weaving materials compiled by HeyerAdd to your cart.
Newsletters, magazine clippings from Practical Weaving Suggestions
Item 3: Notebook of weaving materials by HeyerAdd to your cart.
Newsletters, magazine clippings from Practical Weaving Suggestions
Item 4: Weaving Class Folder, 1952-1953Add to your cart.
Notes on weaving, written on graph paper
Item 5: Quarterly Journal of the Guilds of Weavers, Spinners, and Dyers, 1962 SeptemberAdd to your cart.
Item 6: Supplement to Series 2 of Variations of the Brooks Bouquet and other Two-Harness Techniques, 1950Add to your cart.
Index instruction cards
Item 7: Foot-Power Loom Weaving by Edward F. WorstAdd to your cart.
275 pages
Item 8: Contemporary Handweaving by Ruth Overman and Lula Smith, 1955Add to your cart.
180 pages
Item 9: Swedish Hand Weaving by Malin Selander, 1959Add to your cart.
128 pages
Item 10: Weaving Patterns by Malin Selander, 1956Add to your cart.
120 pages
Item 11: Byways in Hand-Weaving by Mary Meigs Atwater, 1954Add to your cart.
128 pages
Item 12: On Designing by Anni AlbersAdd to your cart.

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