Portia Smith donation of songbooks and other music materials
Dispersed among holdings in the Music and Performing Arts Library and/or in storage
Personal collection of donor.
August 20, 1991.
Donation included 10 hymnals and other song collections with imprints dating from the period 1849-1945; six books, largely from the turn of the last century; and 13 concert programs from the 1870s - 1920s (mainly University of Illinois Military Band), including a program for the dedication of Smith Memorial Hall in April, 1922.
List of donated items is filed in Collections File ("Portia Smith")
Smith, Portia; University of Illinois: Smith Memorial Hall