James B. and Donna King Conkling papers

James B. and Donna King Conkling papers

Dates: approximately 1930-1989

Contains the personal and professional papers of James B. and Donna King Conkling.

  • Extent: 32 cartons (32 linear ft.). -- 5 oversize boxes (5 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Conkling, James B. (James Brewster), 1915-1998. -- King, Donna, 1918
  • Call Number: MSS 2020
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; Arts & Communications Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from James B. and Donna King Conkling papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
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Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 2020; James B. and Donna King Conkling papers; Arts and Communications Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 2020, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated by wife and son of James B. Conkling.
Acquisition Information
Donated; Donna King Conkling and Chris Conkling; 1995.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS2020.xml
Subject Terms
Capitol Records, Inc.; Columbia Records, Inc.; King Sisters; Voice of America (Organization)--History; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967); Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences; Music; Sound recording industry--History
Genre / Form
Audiocassettes; Business records; Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.); Financial records; Letters; Long-playing records; Manuscripts; Periodicals; Photographs; Scrapbooks
Appraisal Information
Arts and Communications.
Finding Aid ID Number
Finding Aid Title
Conkling (James B. and Donna King) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-09-09T18:01-0600
Finding Aid Language
Biographical Info:

Biographical History

Donna Conkling was a member of the musical quartet, The King Sisters.

Biographical History

James Conkling was a California music industry executive employed by Capitol Records, Warner Brothers, and Columbia Records.

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Ben Harry
Curator - Arts & Communications Archives