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Inventory of the Preston Willis Search collection, [ca. 1878-ca. 1932]
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Preston Willis Search Collection,
    Date (inclusive): [ca. 1878-ca. 1932]
    Collection number: ARCHIVES SEARCH 3
    Creator: Search, Preston W. (Preston Willis), 1853-1932
    Extent: Number of containers: 2 boxes
    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


    Presented to the Music Library by Mr. Stephen Heron, the Search Ranch, Carmel Valley, California, 93924, on August 12, 1980.


    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], Preston Willis Search collection, ARCHIVES SEARCH 3, The Music Library, University of California, Berkeley.


    Preston Willis Search was born on April 10, 1853 in Marion, Ohio. He died on December 10, 1932 in Riverside, California. He was an educator and lecturer.

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