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Guide to the John Watts Papers
(Bulk 1970-1979)
 MSS 093

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Collection processed by / collection processed by: Gina Genova, August 2000-August 2002. Media updated by Luke Martin and Brent Phillips, 2008; YZ Chin, 2010.

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Creator: Watts, John, 1930-1982
Title: John Watts Papers
Dates: 1945-1982
Abstract: John Everett Watts, Jr. (1930-1982) was a composer, teacher and advocate of "new" and electronic music. He also enjoyed forays into literary composition and journalism, and worked closely with his third wife, Laura Foreman, on dance and performance art pieces. The collection includes his correspondence, sheet music, film, audio and video recordings.
Quantity: 90.0 Linear feet (88 boxes)
Call Phrase: MSS 093