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A. F. R. Lawrence papers

Title
A. F. R. Lawrence papers, 1888-1972 (bulk 1940-1964).
Author
Lawrence, A. F. R., 1922-1972.

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Details

Description
10.46 linear feet (23 boxes, 1 volume, 5 oversized folders)
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Discographies.
  • Blueprints.
  • Business records.
  • Clippings.
  • Correspondence.
  • Phonograph records.
  • Photographs.
  • Posters.
  • Styluses (audio equipment)
Access (note)
  • Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
Terms of Use (note)
  • For permission to publish, please contact the Curator of the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
Source (note)
  • A. F. R. Lawrence, 1972.
Location of Other Archival Materials (note)
  • .
Provenance (note)
  • The papers originally came to the library alongside Lawrence's sound recording collection, in 1972. They were dispersed into office files at the Library then subsequently regrouped. This collection consists of material that was identified as discretely belonging to the original papers, and is not complete.
Call Number
*L (Special) 16-01
OCLC
949277313
Author
Lawrence, A. F. R., 1922-1972.
Title
A. F. R. Lawrence papers, 1888-1972 (bulk 1940-1964).
Restricted Access
Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
Summary
Alton Forrest Raymond Lawrence (1922-1972) was a sound recording archivist, lawyer, and professional historian who established and organized the record library and company archive of Columbia Records, Inc. beginning in the early 1960s. The collection dates from 1888 to 1972 (bulk dates 1940-1964) and reflects the history, operations, business decisions, and technological developments of Columbia Records while providing some insight into the professional work and outlook of A. F. R. Lawrence.
Terms Of Use
For permission to publish, please contact the Curator of the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
Location of Other Archival Materials
A.F.R. Lawrence collection of historical spoken word [sound recording] 1900-1970 (RHA); .
Provenance
The papers originally came to the library alongside Lawrence's sound recording collection, in 1972. They were dispersed into office files at the Library then subsequently regrouped. This collection consists of material that was identified as discretely belonging to the original papers, and is not complete.
Source
A. F. R. Lawrence, 1972.
Connect to:
Occupation
Archivists.
Historians.
Sound engineers.
Research Call Number
*L (Special) 16-01
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