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Riverwalk Collection

An inventory of the collection at the Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives at Syracuse University


Creator: Johnson, Carl
Title: Riverwalk Collection
Dates: 1988-2009
Size: 4 Folders
Abstract: The Riverwalk Collection contains materials relating to the ensemble piece Riverwalk composed by Carl Johnson, which was "commissioned in memory of the loss of our friends on Pan Am Flight 103". The premiere of the piece was held on Wednesday November, 15, 1989.
Language: English
Repository: Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Ave., Suite 600
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Historical Note

Riverwalk was composed by Carl Johnson, a Music Composition major who graduated from Syracuse Unviersity in 1990. Johnson was commissioned by Kappa Kappa Psi, the music and band fraternity, and Tau Beta Sigma, the music and band sorority, to compose a piece in memory of the SU students who died in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103. The premiere of the piece was held on Wednesday November, 15, 1989 and was performed by the SU Wind Ensemble under the direction of Dr. Robert Spradling.

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Scope and Content Note

The Riverwalk Collection contains three series: Clippings, Correspondence, and Printed Material. These materials all related to the musical work titled Riverwalk, composed by Carl Johnson '90.

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Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions for this collection.

Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from the Pan Am Flight 103 Archives and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Related Material

The Pan Am Flight 103 Archives contains additional materials and information related to the Riverwalk Collection. Related collections include:

Pan Am Flight 103 Audiovisual Collection

Syracuse University: Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women Collection

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Selected Search Terms


Johnson, Carl.
Syracuse University -- History.
Syracuse University.

Associated Titles



Lockerbie, Scotland, Crash of Pan Am Flight 103, 1988.
Pan Am Flight 103 Bombing Incident, 1988.
Lockerbie (Scotland).

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Riverwalk Collection,
Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

The materials in the Riverwalk Collection were donated by Carl Johnson in 2009.

Processing Information

The Riverwalk Collection is processed.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: Cara A. Howe
Date: 2011
Revision history:

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The Riverwalk Collection is arranged alphabetically by series.

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Box Various Collections 1 Newspaper Clippings November, 1989; undated (1 Folder)
Box Various Collections 1 Emails 2009
Box Various Collections 1 Letters 2009
Printed Material
Box Various Collections 1 Kappa Kappa Psi 1989-1990

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