Star Course Records, 1918-2013
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Brief Description:

Files of student managers of the Star Course Program, a student-run organization responsible for presenting concerts and other entertainments under the auspices of the University of Illinois Concert and Entertainment Board; including applications for positions, bills, correspondence, contracts, ledgers, lists of ticket holders and artists, notes, programs, photographs of artists (some autographs), photographs of staff members, receipts, requisitions, schedules, vouchers. Years 1932-33, 1933-34, and 1942-43 are incomplete. The series includes files for individual performances (1964-2010); general files (1965-67, 1971-92); ticket sales reports (1953-58,1960-79); programs (1967-68, 1982); press clippings (1966-79); contracts (1964-79); vouchers, UCEB general files (1968-69) and correspondence (1972-73); Star Course Handbook (1968-77); concert reports (1957-60); UCEB minutes (1956-59); Star Course policies, purpose, and history (1967-68); and Ledgers (1940-50). Correspondence includes that between agents and student managers, and between the Star Course administration (Clifford C. DeLong) and the Assembly Hall (Thomas P. Parkinson). Financial reports, member rosters, and board minutes also included.

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Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 37/8/5
Volume: 18.0 cubic feet
Acquired: 10/4/73; 2/5/85; 6/27/2002; 4/12/2017
More information is available at https://files.archon.library.illinois.edu/uasfa/3708005.pdf
Arrangement: Chronological
Access Restrictions: This series has access restrictions. Please contact an archivist for more information.
Subject Index
Assembly Hall
Concert and Entertainment Board, University
Concerts
Entertainers
Music
Rock Music
Smith Music Hall
Star Course
Student Organizations
Symphony Orchestras
Genres/Forms of Material
Papers
Languages of Materials
English [eng]