Scope and Content of Collection
The Karl King Collection covers the period from 1909 to 1979, with the bulk of the materials from 1909 to 1955. The collection consists primarily of 245 scores published by K.L. King Music, C.L. Barnhouse, J.E. Agnew, and the Fillmore Bros. Co. Also included in the collection are biographical materials, photographs, a program, and correspondence donated by Mrs. Shirley Ryon dating between 1917 and 1979.