Eldon Oyen Recordings and Personal Papers, 1920-1993 | The Sousa Archives and Center for American Music
Series Number: 12/9/26
Acquired: September 22, 2003
Volume: 5.7 cubic feet
Available for use at:
|Archives Research Center, 1707 S. Orchard||001-013|
Description: The collection consists of records of Regimental Band Members, concert programs, correspondence, photographs, storybook illustrations, and sound recordings. The recordings include concerts and recordings sessions from the Momence High School and University of Illinois Bands. The papers and recordings document Oyen's career as an Assistant to the Director of Bands at the University of Illinois and the Director of Bands for the Momence Public Schools. The collection is organized in two series: Series 1, Papers, ca. 1920-1979, and Series 2, Sound Recordings, ca. 1952-1993. The papers are arranged alphabetically by subject and the sound recordings are arranged chronologically by recording date.
Access Restriction: None.