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Albert Gower Manuscripts of Music

 Collection — Case: MC1/D4, Folder: 1
Identifier: M90

Scope and Contents

Original music composed by Dr. Albert E. Gower, Chairman of the Department of Music Education at The University of Southern Mississippi, for Mississippi's Junior Miss pageant and for the Miss Mississippi pageant, plus his "Symphony No. 1".


  • 1969-1973


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).


1 Folder (3 scores) : MC1/D4

Language of Materials



Transferred from the de Grummond Children's Literature Collection.

Related Materials

Scores and other material by Dr. Gower are available in Cook Library and McCain Library & Archives:

"Community Development in the Fine Arts: A Project Conducted under Title I of the Higher Education Act of 1965 H. R. 9567, Section 101, Community Services and Continuing Education Program", with Merton S. Zahrt (Hattiesburg, 1967), call number NX440 .M57x (McCain).

"Sonatina for Flute and Piano" (Bryn Mawr, Pa.: Tenuto Publications, 1993), call number M243.G693 S6 1993 (Cook).

"Elegy and Presto for Oboe or Soprano Saxophone and Piano" (Bryn Mawr, Pa.: Tenuto, 1994), call number M246.G693 E4 1994 (Cook).

"Two Moods: For Tuba and Piano" (Bryn Mawr, Pa.: Tenuto, 1995), call number M265.G693 M6 1995 (Cook).

Albert Gower Manuscripts of Music
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Repository Details

Part of the Historical Manuscripts and Photographs Repository

118 College Drive - 5148
Hattiesburg MS 39406-0001