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Finding Aid of the American Guild of Organists records 0019
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Administrative Files

Scope and Content

This series consists of the administrative files of the Southern California, Los Angeles, and Pasadena Chapters of the American Guild of Organists. These records include membership registers, minutes, general correspondence, financial records, correspondence and contracts pertaining to concerts given by the Guild, submissions to competitions run by the Guild, programs for concerts, and newsletters.


This series is arranged chronologically, with the exception of minutes and financial records from the Los Angeles Chapter. These are arranged separately in chronological order at the end of the Los Angeles Chapter sub-series.
Box 30, Box 1, Box 28, Box 29, Box 25, Box 27

Southern California Chapter

Box 20-24, Box 1-5

Los Angeles Chapter

Box 23-24, Box 5

Pasadena Chapter

Box 18-19, Box 26

Other Chapters/National Organization 1970s-2004

Scope and Content

This series consists of annual convention programs and related materials.


Scope and Content

This series contains issues of the American Organist, the national magazine of the American Guild of Organists, the California Organist, published by the Los Angeles Chapter, and yearbooks published by the Los Angeles and Pasadena Chapters.
Box 20, Box 6

The American Organist 1987, 1997, 2004

Scope and Content

Selected issues.
Box 6

The California Organist

Box 6

Los Angeles Chapter Yearbooks

Box 6

Pasadena Chapter Yearbooks

Box 6

Choral Conductors Guild Yearbooks



Scope and Content

This series contains scrapbooks from the Los Angeles and Pasadena Chapters. Scrapbooks contain programs, calendars, photographs, and correspondence pertaining to Guild activities.
Box 31-33, Box 7-8

Los Angeles Chapter 1930-1993

Box 9-12

Pasadena Chapter 1962-1991

Box 16, Box 15, Box 14, Box 17, Box 13

Sound and Video Recordings

Scope and Content

Series contains recordings of performances on Ampex Magnetic reels, audiocassette tapes, video (VHS) tapes, and DAT tapes (boxes 13, 15); David Fay's recordings of concerts, primarily on 10" reel to reel tapes (boxes 16, 17); AGO instructional cassettes (box 14).