Floyd von Richter collection
Scope and Contents
This collection contains dance orchestra music in arrangements popular throughout central Michigan in the early 1900s. The collection includes photographs of Floyd von Richter, orchestras and miscellaneous people and also includes sheet music published in Lansing, Michigan by von Richter as well as other composers. There is also included a document showing von Richter's competency in piano tuning and repair.
- 1887 - 1934
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.
Floyd von Richter (1868-1945) was a violist from Fowlerville, Michigan. He was also a publisher of sheet music. His grandson, Roger Grove, is an alumnus of Michigan State University.
0.66 Cubic Feet (1 flat box)
Language of Materials
Gift of Roger Grove. Transferred to the MSU Archives from the MSU Fine Arts Library.
Copyright: Michigan State University Property Rights: Michigan State University
- Floyd Von Richter Collection
- 4 Published And Cataloged
- E. Field
- July 2013
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US