Skip to main content

Wilson B. Paul papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-17.157

Scope and Contents

The Wilson B. Paul papers consist of an essay about music at Michigan State University, a short essay on the History of the Lecture-Concert Series, the dedication program from the Clifton and Dolores Wharton Center for Performing Arts, and a more extensive history of the Lecture-Concert Series from 1912 until 1971. The text includes reviews of the shows as well as photocopied reproductions of photographs and advertisements.


  • Creation: 1979, 1982, undated


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.

Biographical Note

Wilson B. Paul was a Professor and Head of Speech in the Drama and Radio Education Department from 1947 to 1955. He was also director of the Lecture-Concert Series from 1955 to 1970 and then Arts and Letters Consultant to the Dean from 1971 to 1975. He became a Professor Emeritus in 1976.


0.5 Cubic Feet (, 9 folders)

Language of Materials


Legal Status

Donor(s) have transferred any applicable copyright to Michigan State University but the collection may contain third-party materials for which copyright was not transferred. Copyright restrictions may apply. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Wilson B. Paul Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
H. Hymes
October 2005
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

Conrad Hall
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US