AAA Editor Notes
Sousa Archives and Center for American Music, on the second floor of the Harding Band Building at 1103 S. 6th St. on the University of Illinois campus, houses an extensive collection of historical instruments, memorabilia and a comprehensive collection of original music by John Philip Sousa and other American composers. In addition the center features collections of 19th- and 20th-century American music and select papers from the school of music’s faculty.
Appointments are recommended for research, for guided tours or for groups of 10 or more people.
Guided tours are available. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.