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Music Teachers National Association records

 Collection
Identifier: US-15-05

Scope and Content

This collection contains records and photographs of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) from 1961 to 2005 with some undated items. Included in the collection are meeting minutes and memos, materials from annual national conventions, student composition contest applications and annual reports. Miscellaneous materials such as guides on management and committees, a undated map showing redrawn divisional boundaries and letters to and from various MTNA individuals. Photographs included in the collection show annual national conventions, annual leadership summits, holiday parties and past MTNA presidents. Photo negatives and CDs with digital photographs are also included in the collection.

Dates

  • 1963-2006

Creator

Language of Materials

The records are in English

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

History of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA)

The Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) was founded in 1876 by Theodore Presser and sixty-two colleagues in Delaware, Ohio. The mission of Music Teachers National Association is to advance the study and making of music and to support music teachers. MTNA's programs include student competitions, a national composers commissioning program, conferences, and a professional certification program. The organization is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Extent

6.75 Linear Feet (6 boxes)

Overview

This collection contains records and photographs of the Music Teachers National Association (MTNA) from 1961 to 2005 with some undated items.

Statement of Arrangement

The collection is arranged into series by material type.

Physical Location

Archives and Rare Books Library
Title
Finding aid for the Music Teachers National Association records
Status
Edited Full Draft
Author
Finding aid prepared by ARB student
Date
2015
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding Aid Written In English

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Rare Books Library Repository

Contact:
8th Floor Blegen Library
2602 McMicken Circle
P.O. Box 210113
Cincinnati Ohio 45221-0113
513-556-1959