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New Music Chicago records

 Collection
Identifier: NMC
The New Music Chicago Records contain administrative records, correspondence, newsletters, publicity and promotional materials, clippings, and subject files.

Dates

  • 1982 - 1988

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

This collection is open and available to researchers without restrictions. Please contact musiclibrary@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3434 in advance of your visit to schedule an appointment to view materials from this collection.

Extent

6 Boxes

Overview

The New Music Chicago Records consist of administrative records, correspondence, newsletters, publicity and promotional materials, clippings, and subject files. A complete run of New Music Chicago in Print, which was the organization's monthly newsletter, and materials used in preparation for each issue are included in the collection.

Arrangement

New Music Chicago records consists of 6 boxes and is arranged into three series with 4 sub-series as follows:

Series 1: Administrative records and correspondence – divided into Sub-series 1: Records; Sub-series 2. Correspondence.

Series 2: Newsletters, publicity and promotional materials – divided into Sub-series 1. Newsletters: New Music Chicago In Print; Sub-series 2. Publicity and promotional materials.

Series 3: Subject files

Original order and folder names, where present, have been retained wherever possible. Some additional descriptive information has been provided in series, sub-series and folder titles.

While, all materials are arranged in the above series and sub-series structure, oversize materials may be stored in separate boxes to accomodate irregular sizes and shapes.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Northwestern University Music Library obtained the New Music Chicago Records from the organization's former corresponding secretary, Deborah Campana, following the dissolution of the organization. Campana was an employee of the Northwestern University Music Library and Ph.D. student at the time.

Separated Materials

Duplicate copies of materials have been discarded.

Processing Information

Processed by Jungeun Elle Kim, October 2018.

Finding aid written by Jungeun Elle Kim and Alan K. Akers, Autumn 2018.
Title
Guide to the New Music Chicago records
Status
under_revision
Author
Jungeun Elle Kim and Alan Akers
Date
November 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Music Library Repository

Contact:
Deering Library
1970 Campus Drive
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3434