LaVerna Kimbrough Papers, 1923-1971

Overview of the Collection

Kimbrough, LaVerna E.
LaVerna Kimbrough Papers
1923-1971 (inclusive)
.05 linear feet, (1 folder.)
Collection Number
Cage .5119
Papers of LaVerna Kimbrough, associate professor of music at Washington State University.
Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC)
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections
Terrell Library Suite 12
Pullman, WA
Telephone: 509-335-6691
Access Restrictions

This collection is open and available for research use.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Papers of LaVerna E. Kimbrough, including memorabilia (her wedding invitation, at-home card, and a lock of hair); documents related to the will of her husband, Herbert Kimbrough; and a file of documents related to copyright in musical works she authored, primarily "My Co-ed."

Historical NoteReturn to Top

LaVerna Askin Kimbrough (1887-1974) joined the Washington State University faculty in 1921 as an instructor of voice, and remained on the music faculty until her retirement as an associate professor in 1952. She married Herbert Kimbrough, Dean of the School of Music and Fine Arts, in 1923.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyright restrictions may apply.

Preferred Citation

LaVerna Kimbrough Papers, 1923-1971 (Cage 5119); Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections; Washington Stater University Libraries; Pullman, WA.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Acquisition Information

This collection was transferred to Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections from the Kemble Stout Music Listening Library in 2018 (MS.2018.08).

Processing Note

Cheryl Gunselman processed this collection in 2018.

Related Materials

"My Co-ed," circa 1910s (music manuscript; Cage 4731).

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • Music

Corporate Names

  • Washington State University--Faculty--Archives.