History of bands at the University of Northern Iowa, 1892-2005, by Tabitha Langis, 2006

Collection Overview

Title: History of bands at the University of Northern Iowa, 1892-2005, by Tabitha Langis, 2006

Record Series: 14/09/01 [Box 23]

Record Group:

14/09/01 School of Music Collection

Creator: Langis, Tabitha

Date: 2006

Extent: 1 box (0.42 linear feet)

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: Materials entirely in English.

Information for Users

Accessing the Collection:

No restrictions. Materials are open for research.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Tabitha Langis gave this material to SC&UA in 2006.

Sensitive Materials Statement: Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy or similar laws, and the Iowa Open Records Law (see Iowa Code § 22.7). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Northern Iowa assumes no responsibility.

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Historical Note

From 2004 through 2006, music student Tabitha Langis conducted research and prepared a history of bands at the University of Northern Iowa. She gave this material to the University Archives in 2006. 

Scope and Content

This collection includes the text of the history as well as original and photocopied programs of band performances from 1897 through 2004. Most of the original programs appear to have come from the Karl and Martha Holvik Collection.


Box 1

  • Folder 1: History of bands at the University of Northern Iowa, 1892-2005
  • Folder 2: Repertoire of UNI bands, 1897-2005
  • Folder 3: Band concert programs, 1894-1990
  • Folder 4: Concert Band, Symphonic Band concert programs, 1956-1976
  • Folder 5: Marching Band concert programs, 1991, 1992, 2004

Processing Information

Material processed and finding aid prepared by Gerald L. Peterson in June 2006. Updated by Gerald Peterson, March 30, 2015, and Library Associate Dave Hoing, January 2018 and April 2018. Linear feet updated on September 14, 2017.