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Finding Aid for the Romo Vincent Collection of Musical Arrangements, 1937-1977
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Romo Vincent Collection of Musical Arrangements,
    Date (inclusive): 1937-1977
    Collection number: 238
    Creator: Vincent, Romo
    Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: Scores and musical arrangements used in Vincent's performances.
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact Performing Arts Special Collections Special Collections for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights in the physical objects belong to the UCLA Music Library. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where the Performing Arts Special Collections does not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Romo Vincent Collection of Musical Arrangements, 238, Performing Arts Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition


    Processing Information

    Processed by: Kim Weisberg, May 19, 2004


    Romo Vincent was born in Chicago on December 23, 1908; he was a comedic character actor, appearing in film and television productions between 1937 and 1977, often playing policemen and cab drivers; he died in Los Angeles on January 16, 1989.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists primarily of scores and musical arrangements used in Vincent's performances.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


    Vincent, Romo,1908-1989--Archives
    Popular music
    Character actors and actresses--Archival resources
    Comedians--Archival resources