Lyle Grimes collection relating to Jazz, 1955-1964  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Title
Lyle Grimes collection relating to Jazz
Dates
1955-1964 (inclusive)
Quantity
6 linear feet, (4 containers, 1 package)  :  4 clam shell boxes, 1 package
Collection Number
Coll 083
Summary
Lyle Grimes was a collector of Jazz related information. The collection contains record catalogs , lists and reviews, personality profiles of musicians, jazz booklets and bibliography, artwork, clippings, and scrapbooks.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SCUA
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public. Collection must be used in Special Collections and University Archives Reading Room. Collection or parts of collection may be stored offsite. Please contact Special Collections and University Archives in advance of your visit to allow for transportation time.

Additional Reference Guides

Paper finding aid with additional information is available in Special Collections & University Archives.

See the Current Collection Guide for detailed description and requesting options.

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


Historical NoteReturn to Top

Lyle Grimes was a collector of Jazz related information.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection contains record catalogs, lists and reviews, personality profiles of musicians, jazz booklets and bibliography, artwork, clippings, and scrapbooks.

Record catalogs include Blacktone Index to Jazz, A-E, a catalogue of notes organized by record label, number, title, and musician.

Record lists include popular music by year (1715-1950).

Record reviews include The Gramophone Magazine (1955-1964), and other sources (1955-1960).

There are scrapbooks of clippings and one scrapbook of memorabilia collected in England in 1957.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Jazz
  • Jazz musicians
  • Popular music--20th century
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Catalogs
  • Clippings