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Charles L. Gary Papers

 Collection 0143-SCPA
Charles L. Gary (1917- 2004) served as the chief executive secretary of the Music Educators National Conference (MENC), now the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), from 1968 to 1975, as well as the director of publications of Music Educators Journal. In addition, he authored more than a dozen music education books and served as assistant director of the Tanglewood Symposium. His collection consists of published and unpublished writings and speeches and documents related to his positions with MENC and MEJ. This collection is unprocessed.


  • 1917-2004

Use and Access to Collection

There are no restricted files in this collection.


4.50 Linear Feet

Related Material

The Charles Gary Papers are part of the National Association for Music Education (NAfME) Historical Center, formerly known as the Music Educators National Conference (MENC) Historical Center.

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Finding aid written in English

Library Details

Part of the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library

University of Maryland Libraries
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