Oregon Marching Band records, 1965-2010  PDF

Overview of the Collection

University of Oregon. Marching Band
Oregon Marching Band records
1965-2010 (inclusive)
15 linear feet, (10 containers)
Collection Number
UA 192
The University of Oregon (UO) had a "University Band" as far back as 1908, but the 1916 Oregana states that the UO Band officially began in 1911, with Maurice Hyde as Director. The collection (1950-2010) contains a songbook, programs, framed group photographs, and band uniforms.
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
Access Restrictions

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Collection is organized by accession and material includes (but is not limited to):

Accession 10.138.A: nine boxes of programs, framed group photographs, and uniforms, 1965-2010.

Accession 12.148.A: phonograph albums in a case titled "Songs of Old Oregon," with Robert S. Vagner as Director. The album was sold and distributed by the Alumni Association. There are two phonograph records inside, and the inside front and back covers have pictures and text regarding the band, the University Singers, and the university, undated.

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Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Oregon Marching Band records, UA 192, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

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Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Bands (Music)--Oregon--Eugene--History--20th century
  • College students--Oregon--Eugene
  • Education, Higher--Oregon--Eugene
  • Marching bands--Oregon--Eugene
  • Musicians--Oregon--Eugene
  • Student activities--Oregon--Eugene
  • Universities and colleges--Oregon--Eugene
  • Corporate Names :
  • University of Oregon. Marching Band--Records and correspondence
  • University of Oregon--Students
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Phonograph records
  • Photographs
  • Programs
  • Songbooks
  • Uniforms