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Dixie Sheet Music Edit

Summary

Identifier
UA 015

Dates

  • 1920-1960 (Creation)

Extents

  • 3 Files (Whole)

Notes

  • Abstract

    This is a collection of sheet music about Dixie State University and the general area of Southern Utah’s Dixie.

  • Biographical / Historical

    Dixie State University was established in 1911 as St. George Stake Academy with the original campus on the northwest corner of Main Street and 100 South in Saint George, Utah. The original building for the campus remains, and is currently the St. George Children’s Museum. The name for the institution changed two years after its creation to Dixie Academy in 1913 and kept this name until 1916. The name changed again to Dixie Normal College during 1916-1923. 1923-1972 the name changed to Dixie Junior College. In 1963, the campus moved to its current location at 225 South 700 East in Saint George. At the time of the move, the campus was on the edge of town. Dixie College was the name from 1972-2000 and then became Dixie State College of Utah from 2000-2013. In 2013, the name changed to Dixie State University and currently retains that moniker.

  • Scope and Contents

    This collection documents the music, words and musical arrangements, of Dixie State University and the general Saint George, Utah area. The materials are original sheets and comb bound pages of music.

  • Arrangement

    This collection is arranged alphabetically by title.

  • Preferred Citation

    Item description & date, Collection number, Collection name, Dixie State University Special Collections & Archives. Item description & date, UA 015 Dixie Sheet Music Collection, Dixie State University Special Collections & Archives.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Reproduction and use of the materials in this collection are subject to copyright law. Dixie State University Library Special Collections and Archives holds the copyright to unpublished material in the collection that is not in the public domain. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be obtained from the Special Collections Librarian and Archivist and a correct citation provided. A user may be asked to submit a "Request for one-time use of photocopies or reproductions" form in order to obtain reproductions.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open and freely available to researchers during Special Collection’s hours or by appointment.

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