Dianne Watkins Collection, Fall 1984

Descriptive Summary

Title
Dianne Watkins Collection, Fall 1984
Creator
Watkins, Dianne
Extent
10 items. 3 cassette tapes. Photocopies.
Subjects
1. Calliope
2. Circus - Musical instruments
3. Collectors and collecting
4. Davis Calliope Works and Custom Systems
5. Musical instruments
6. Seaton, C Robert, 1910?-
7. Steamboats - Calliopes
8. Swanson, Leslie
Repository
Western Kentucky University

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Those old calliopes. Paper; materials from collector C. Robert Seaton, Leslie Swanson, and the Davis Calliope Works and Custom Systems; photocopy of Charles P. Fox's article, "Circus Musical Instruments;" and interviews with Seaton which include calliope music.