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Loraine Wyman Collection (Ethno.Arc.0128)

Brown University Library

Orwig Music Building
1 Young Orchard Avenue
Providence, RI 02912
Tel: 401-863-3759

Collection Overview

Title: Loraine Wyman Collection
Date range: 1859-1952, (bulk 1910-1937)
Creator: Wyman, Loraine
Extent: 700.0 items (31 boxes)
Abstract: The Loraine Wyman Collection consists of manuscripts, sheet music, and miscellaneous material collected and/or edited by Loraine Wyman, the bulk dating from 1910-1937, and collected in Kentucky, Quebec, and France. The collection contains principally folk songs, arrangements or orchestrations of folk music, and French art songs.
Language of materials: English and French.
Repository: Orwig Music Library
Collection number: Ethno.Arc.0128