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LeRoy I. Wetzel (1886-1956) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 55/48
The papers of LeRoy Wetzel include a number of Wetzel’s original musical compositions and arrangements. Supplementing the musical scores are several copies of Daily Northwestern articles mentioning Wetzel.

Dates

  • 1928-1939
  • Other: Date acquired: 05/11/2014

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Extent

0.50 Boxes

Abstract

Choral conductor, organist and composer LeRoy Wetzel was the director of music at the First Methodist Church of Evanston, Illinois and the People’s church of Chicago, among other venues. His papers consist mainly of Wetzel’s original musical compositions and arrangements.

Arrangement

The papers of LeRoy Wetzel are organized into: newspaper articles; and scores (in alphabetical order by title).

Source of Acquisition

Dorothy Kreft donated the LeRoy I. Wetzel Papers to the Northwestern University Archives (Accession No. 12-248).
Title
Guide to the LeRoy I. Wetzel (1886-1956) Papers
Author
Rachel Riemenschneider
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Level 3
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Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3635