The Lowell Mason papers, 1813-1980 (inclusive).

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Mason, Lowell, 1792-1872. The Lowell Mason papers, 1813-1980 (inclusive).

The Lowell Mason papers, 1813-1980 (inclusive).

The Lowell Mason Papers contain sketches, manuscript scores, and published editions of Mason's musical compositions, including hymns, songs, and choral music. The Papers also hold piano music composed or arranged by Mason's son, William Mason. The correspondence includes letters to and from Mason and family members, musicians, theologians, and educators. Mason's life and work are further documented by: diaries and scrapbooks; photographs; programs and clippings; and miscellaneous biographical materials.

9 linear ft. (15 boxes)

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Mason, Lowell, 1792-1872

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Kirk, Edward Norris, 1802-1874

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Erk, Ludwig, 1807-1883

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German editor of folksongs, teacher, choral director, and composer. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : B[erlin], 6 September 1856, to Dr. Schneider, 1856 Sept. 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270566218 ...

Mason, Henry Lowell

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Epithet: Minister of Eyke, county Suffolk British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001301.0x000142 Epithet: of Oxford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001301.0x000153 ...

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Damrosch, Frank

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Curwen, John, 1816-1880

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Lyon, Mary, 1797-1849

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Earhart, Will.

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Foster, Frank Hugh, 1851-1935

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Mason, William, 1829-1908

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Hood, George A., 1917-

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Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913

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Park, Edwards Amasa, 1808-1900

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