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Mortimer Browning papers and music manuscripts

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Mortimer Browning papers and music manuscripts

Dates: 1884-1963

Correspondence, manuscripts for publication, newspaper clippings, concert programs, pamphlets, composition materials, mementos, class exercises, and photographs. Also included are correspondence with Browning's wife, Pauline, and his son, Richard, while Browning served overseas during World War II from 1942 to 1945. Also included are other family correspondence.

  • Extent: 12 boxes (6 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Browning, Mortimer, 1892-1953
  • Call Number: MSS 427
  • 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: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Papers and music manuscripts must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 427; Mortimer Browning papers and music manuscripts; Arts and Communications Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 427, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Browning, Mortimer, 1892-1953; Composers--New York (State)--New York--History; Composition (Music)--History; Correspondence; Material Types; Military; Musicians--New York (State)--New York--History; Organ music--History; Piano music--History; Politics, Government, and Law; Publications; Teachers--New York (State)--New York--History
Genre / Form
Articles; Letters; Newspapers; Scores
Appraisal Information
Arts and Communications.
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Browning (Mortimer) papers and music manuscripts
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Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-01-19T04:19-0700
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Biographical History

Organist, pianist, composer, and teacher in New York City.

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