Collection Level Description: Music owned by the Family of William Morris, Viscount Nuffield
Reference: MSS. Mus. f. 33-4
Title: Music owned by the Family of William Morris, Viscount Nuffield
Dates of Creation: 19th cent.
Extent: 2 shelfmarks
Name of Creator: Morris family
Language of Material: English
William Richard Morris (1877-1963), Viscount Nuffield, was an industrialist and philanthropist.
Scope and Content
Music owned by the Morris family, comprising:
- second clarinet part of band music, marches, dances etc., early 19th century
- songs and catches for one, two and three voices, sometimes with accompaniment,
c. 1800. Fols. 30v-36 contain later additions of songs with piano accompaniment.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given to the Library in 1957.
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Morris | William Richard | 1877-1964 | Viscount Nuffield | industrialist
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