Name and location of repository
Level of description
Kenneth McLean Collection of Boswell Sisters Recordings
- 1931 - ? (Creation)
20 linear feet; 16 boxes
Content and structure elements
Scope and content
The majority of the collection consists of recordings of the Boswell Sisters with a few recordings by Mamie Smith on 78rpm recordings.
System of arrangement
This collection has not been catalogued.
Conditions of access and use elements
Conditions governing access
All material is open to the public without restriction. Copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions.
The audiovisual materials in this collection are on obsolete media and require specialized equipment for playback. Access copies of these materials must be created prior to use. Consult the Library and Archives staff in advance of your visit to ensure access to these materials is available.
Conditions governing reproduction
The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to the Great American Songbook Foundation. Music written prior to 1923 is in the public domain. For more information, please consult the staff of the Library & Archives.
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Scripts of the material
Language and script notes
Acquisition and appraisal elements
Immediate source of acquisition
Received from Kenneth McLean on July 9, 2012.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
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Rules or conventions
AtoM description created by Ashlee James, December 2017.