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Inventory of the Edward Lawton collection, 1938-1965
ARCHIVES LAWTON 1  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical Sketch
  • Scope and Content

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Edward Lawton Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1938-1965
    Collection number: ARCHIVES LAWTON 1
    Creator: Lawton, Edward B.
    Extent: Number of containers: 2 boxes (6 folders)
    Repository: The Music Library
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Donor:

    Mrs. Helena Lawton, Berkeley.

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Music Library.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Edward Lawton collection, ARCHIVES LAWTON 1, The Music Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Biographical Sketch

    Lawton, Edward Bosworth, Jr. was born in Newport, Rhode Island, August 30, 1911. He died in Berkeley, February 21, 1967.

    Scope and Content

    Collection includes biographical material; faculty correspondence at Berkeley, 1938-1941; programs of choral concerts conducted by Mr. Lawton between 1939 and 1965; and his choral compositions and music for voice.