Robert S. Lowrance, Jr. records of the North Fulton High School Special Choir
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Robert S. Lowrance, Jr. records of the North Fulton High School Special Choir

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Lowrance, Robert S.
Title: Robert S. Lowrance, Jr. records of the North Fulton High School Special Choir
Dates: 1944-1985
Quantity: 14.0 linear ft. (one half document case; ten oversize boxes)
Identification: ahc.MSS801

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert S. Lowrance, Jr. was the head of the music department at North Fulton High School from the 1940s. He directed various choirs there as part of this post. Mr. Lowrance also directed a choir of the alumni of the school.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of scrapbooks, citations, certificates, and other materials documenting the activities of the North Fulton High School Special Choir. The scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, photographs, notices, brochures, and correspondence.


Index Terms

Atlanta (Ga.)--History
Choral singing--Georgia--Atlanta
North Fulton High School (Atlanta, Ga.)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Robert S. Lowrance, Jr. records of the North Fulton High School Special Choir, MSS 801, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1985

Description Control

This collection was processed in 2014.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.


Container List

 

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MSS OS Box 1.2161Certificate for a concert in Rothenburg, Germany, July 1, 1959
 
2Print presented to the choir in Rothenburg, 1956
 
3Certificate for Robert S. Lowrance, Jr. qualified as a member of the Havalanta Special Choir Team, 1951
 
4Georgia House of Representatives Resolution commending the North Fulton High School Special Choir, 1966
 
5Georgia House of Representatives Resolution commending the Choir of North Fulton High School, 1956
 
6Radio 750 Award presented to North Fulton Special Choir by WSB Radio, 1956
 
7Program, 1985
 
8Music War Council of America certificate to North Fulton High School Variety Show, 1944
 
9Georgia General Assembly Resolution designating North Fulton Special Choir as the Official State State Choir, 1967
 
10Georgia General Assembly Resolution designating North Fulton Special Choir as the Official State State Choir for the summer, 1970
 
1Certificate presented to North Fulton Special Choir - "Das Bundesministerium fur Unterricht...Wien", 1956
 
2 Abecedaria by Robert S. Lowrance, Jr., 1984
 
3 Fountain of Youth by Robert S. Lowrance, Jr., 1979
 

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21"Now Hear Zis" by Gerald A. Butler, a typescript of the North Fulton Special Choir's first European tour by one of its members, 1966
 

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MSS OS Box 1.217Scrapbook, 1946-1951
 

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MSS OS Box 1.218Scrapbook, 1951-1956
 

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MSS OS Box 1.219Scrapbook - European Tour, 1956
 

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MSS OS Box 1.220Scrapbook - European Tour, 1959
 

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MSS OS Box 1.221Scrapbook, 1960-1964
 

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MSS OS Box 1.222Scrapbook - Tour, 1963
 

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MSS OS Box 1.223Scrapbook - European Tour, 1965
 

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MSS OS Box 1.224Scrapbook, 1965-1968
 

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MSS OS Box 1.225Scrapbook - World Tour, 1969