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Stephen B. Porter collection of Wesleyan student music

 Collection
Identifier: 2018-018

Scope and Contents

The Stephen B. Porter collection of Wesleyan student music consists of recordings made by Stephen B. Porter '87 of student music performed at various locations on the Wesleyan University campus, 1983-1987. The recordings are on audiocassettes. Some of the tapes were recorded with the assistance of Dana E Walcott, '86, who provided assistance with documention of the collection. This collection is dedicated to Andrew Stollman, Class of 1987, "in honor of the gifts he gave to all of us."

All recordings were made with the consent and cooperation of the performers.

Audience masters were recorded in stereo with a pair of Sennheiser ME-80 shotgun microphones and a Sony D5 portable tape deck.

Dates

  • 1982-1988

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

University records - Copyright held by Wesleyan University; all other copyright is retained by the creator - In Copyright – Non-Commercial Use Permitted

Extent

3 Linear Feet (1 large flat hollinger box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Recordings made by Stephen B. Porter '87 of student music performed on the Wesleyan campus. Some recordings made with the assistance of Dana E. Walcott '86, who provided assistance with documention of the collection.

The collection consists of 79 audiocassettes.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Recordings made by Stephen B. Porter '87 of student music performed on the Wesleyan campus. Some recordings made with the assistance of Dana E. Walcott '86, who provided assistance with documention of the collection.

Title
Stephen B. Porter collection of Wesleyan student music, 1982-1988
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Leith Johnson, April 2018. Encoded by Leith Johnson, April 2018. Migrated to ArchivesSpace by J. C. Mlozanowski, November 2020
Date
November 6, 2020
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections & Archives Repository

Contact:
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