John B. Vaughan papers

John B. Vaughan papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Vaughan, John B., 1862-1918
Title: John B. Vaughan papers
Dates: 1884-1938
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet (1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of papers of John B. Vaughan from 1884-1938. The papers include correspondence, music manuscripts, and printed material. The correspondence (1884-1938) contains mainly letters from other people ordering copies of Vaughan's song books or sending him lyrics or music for consideration. The music manuscripts include hymns composed by Vaughan and his wife and ones composed (verse and/or music) by other people. The printed material consists mainly of published hymns by a variety of composers.
Coll. Number: ms92

Biographical/Historical Note

John B. Vaughan (1862-1918), hymn composer, owner of J.B. Vaughan music publishing company, resided in Athens, Georgia.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Church music--United States.
Hymns--United States.
Music publishing--Georgia.
Sheet music.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

John B. Vaughan papers. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Correspondence, 1884-1909
2Correspondence, 1912-1924
3Correspondence, 1932-1938
6Manuscript Music,
7Manuscript Music,
8Miscellaneous manuscripts by other authors,
9Miscellaneous manuscripts by other authors,
10Printed Material,
10Manuscripts by Mrs. J. B. Vaughn,
10Manuscripts by Mrs. J. B. Vaughn,