Henry Watson Music Library

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Prin. mus. library in Manchester, part of the corporation's Central Reference Library. Basis was coll. of 5,000 books and many more scores handed over in 1899 by Henry Watson (b Burnley, 1846; d Salford, 1911), organist, cond., and teacher at RMCM, to Manchester Corporation and since greatly expanded.

Subjects: Music.

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