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Subseries 9.1
Writings about Dawson, 1930-1990
Boxes 67-69; OP 64 - 66, 88

Scope and Content Note

The subseries contains articles, dissertations, and newspaper clippings concerning Dawson and his career as a composer and director of the Tuskegee Choir.

Box Folder Content
67 1 Alabama State Newsletter of the American Choral Association, April 1984
67 2 Altura, Juan "William L. Dawson," Labor, 1956, 5
67 3 Choral Journal, February 1975
67 4 Choral Journal, March 1979, 47
OP64 Dunbar News, January 11, 1933
67 5 Ewen, David, American Composers Today, 1949, 78-79
67 6 "The First Negro Symphony," Literary Digest, March 4, 1933, 20
67 7 Gonzalez de la Pena, Antonio "William L. Dawson: Director Americano de Coros Negros," Labor, 1956, 13
67 8 Grebe, Stephen C. "Glee Club Honors William L. Dawson with Award of Merit," TTBB, Autumn 1967
67 9 Haberlen, John B. "William Dawson and the Copyright Act," Choral Journal, March 1983, 5-8
67 10 "Honorary Degree Conferred," School Music News, September 1982, 18-19
67 11 Hubert, G. Johnson "William L. Dawson Lectures on Afro-American Music," Spellman Messenger, February 1970, 18-19
67 12 Imes, G. Lake "Dawson Directs New York State Musicians' Chorus," Tuskegee Alumni News Briefs, December 1948, 1-4
67 13 "Institute Choir on Concert Tour," News of Tuskegee Institute, April 1952, 1-2
67 14 Johnson, David Lee The Contributions of WLD to the School of Music, (dissertation, University of Illinois), 1987 [1 of 2]
67 15 Johnson, David Lee The Contributions of WLD to the School of Music, (dissertation, University of Illinois), 1987 [2 of 2]
67 16 Kytle, Jack "Hard Work and Harmony," Forward for Young People, 6 January 1940, 5
67 17 Malone, Mark Hugh "William Levi Dawson: American Music Educator" (dissertation, Florida State University), 1981 [inscribed]
67 18 Massey, James Earl "A Tribute to William Levi Dawson," September 24, 1989
OP65 Miller, Paul Eduard. "Thirty Years of Chicago Jazz," Esquire's Jazz Book 1946 [page 12]
67 19 Noticias de Actualidad, March 1955 - June 1956
67 20 Outwin, Chris "William Dawson: Ithaca at Last," [undated]
67 21 The Refresher, Coca-Cola Company publication, April 1954, 2
68 1 School Music News, New York State School Music Association, January 1961, 6, 23
68 2 School Music News, New York State School Music Association, September 1982, 18-19
68 3 Simon, Robert A. "Musical Events," New Yorker Magazine, December 1, 1934, 99
68 4 "Tuskegee Institute Daily Activity Sheet," September 20, 1955
OP88 Tuskegee Messenger, July 1932
OP66 Tuskegee Messenger, August-September, 1935
68 5 "Tuskegeean to Be Guest Conductor," News of Tuskegee Institute, April 1955, 1
68 6 "Tuskegeean to Direct Choirs in Spain," News of Tuskegee Institute, August 1956, 1
68 7 "William Dawson: His Music and His Legacy," Kjos Music Company, undated
68 8 Yarbrough, David Y. "Critical Edition: Sonata for Violin and Piano by William Levi Dawson" (dissertation, Peabody Conservatory of Music), 1999
68 9 General writings about Dawson, [undated]
68 10 General writings about Dawson, 1930-1939
68 11 General writings about Dawson, 1940-1949
68 12 General writings about Dawson, 1950-1959
68 13 General writings about Dawson, 1960-1969
68 14 General writings about Dawson, 1970-1979
68 15 General writings about Dawson, 1980-1989
68 16 Newspaper clippings, undated
68 17 Newspaper clippings, 1920-1929
68 18 Newspaper clippings, 1930-1939
68 19 Newspaper clippings, 1940-1949
68 20 Newspaper clippings, 1950-1959
69 1 Newspaper clippings, 1960-1969
69 2 Newspaper clippings, 1970-1979
69 3 Newspaper clippings, 1980-1989
69 4 Newspaper clippings, 1990
69 5 Newspaper clippings, Fisk University, 1951-1959
69 6 Newspaper clippings, Negro Folk Symphony, 1932-1966
69 7 Newspaper clippings, Spain, 1956
69 8 Newspaper clippings, Tuskegee Choir, 1930-1939
69 9 Newspaper clippings, Tuskegee Choir, 1940-1949
69 10 Newspaper clippings, Tuskegee Choir, 1950-1981
69 11 Newspaper clippings, Tuskegee resignation, 1955
69 12 Newspaper clippings, galley proofs, undated
69 13 Newspaper clippings, galley proofs, undated
69 14 Newspaper clippings, incomplete, undated
69 15 Press releases, 1945-1986
69 16 Program notes, undated
69 17 Publicity, undated
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