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Joe Berryman Collection

 Unprocessed Collection
Identifier: AM85-2


Musical instruments, record albums, trophies, photographs, manuscript and published musical scores, composing notes of noted Southern bandsman and USM professor.


  • 1945-1980

Conditions Governing Access

Noncirculating; available for research.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material

Professor of music at The University of Southern Mississippi, Joe Berryman was a noted bandsman in the South, headed the State Lions Club Band for many years, and conducted many other special bands throughout the South. The collection includes musical instruments, trophies, plaques, awards, manuscripts of musical scores written by Berryman, published music, research notes, composing aids and notes.


10 Cubic Feet : 302A.B15.E6-F4

Language of Materials



Donated by The Family of Joe Berryman.

Related Materials

Joe Berryman Oral History Interview, vol. 50. A copy of the transcript is available in the McCain Library, call number F341.5 .M57

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Repository Details

Part of the Historical Manuscripts and Photographs Repository

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