UNION MUSICAL SACRED HARP SINGING CONVENTION
Union Musical Sacred Harp Singing Convention records, 1967-1991

Emory University

Pitts Theology Library

1531 Dickey Drive, Suite 560

Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-4166

Permanent link: http://pid.emory.edu/ark:/25593/v8q44


Descriptive Summary

Creator: Union Musical Sacred Harp Singing Convention
Title: Union Musical Sacred Harp Singing Convention records, 1967-1991
Call Number:Record Group No. 094
Extent: .4 cubic feet (1 box)
Abstract:Contains the yearly programs for the Union Musical Sacred Harp Singing Convention from 1967-1991.
Language:Materials entirely in English.

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Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

All requests subject to limitations noted in departmental policies on reproduction.

Source

Gift of Richard DeLong, 2019.

Citation

[after identification of item(s)], Union Musical Sacred Harp Singing Convention records, RG 093, Archives and Manuscript Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University.

Processing

Processed by Trisha Cousino, January 2020.


Collection Description

Administrative History

The Union Musical Sacred Harp Singing Convention began holding its annual meeting in 1868.

Scope and Content Note

This collection comprises the published minutes of the Union Musical Sacred Harp Singing Convention and annotations, drafts, and notes related to their creation. These materials were written and compiled by Hazel Cagle, the organization's longtime secretary. The minutes contain information about the convention and its activities and list songs that were sung and participants who were present at the meetings. The Union Musical Sacred Harp Singing Convention met at various churches in Atlanta’s northern metropolitan area.

Arrangement Note

Arranged chronologically.


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Container List

Box Folder Content
1 1 Minutes and notes, 1968
1 2 Minutes and notes, 1969
1 3 Minutes and notes, 1970
1 4 Minutes and notes, 1972
1 5 Minutes and notes, 1973
1 6 Minutes and notes, 1974
1 7 Minutes and notes, 1977
1 8 Minutes and notes, 1978
1 9 Minutes and notes, 1979
1 10 Minutes and notes, 1980
1 11 Minutes and notes, 1981
1 12 Minutes and notes, 1982
1 13 Minutes and notes, 1983
1 14 Minutes and notes, 1991
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