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COLLECTION — Box: 1 Identifier: 2015T-58

Harvard Theatre Collection of sheet music newspaper supplements

Summary

Music supplements from newspapers in New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Chicago, St. Louis and San Francisco; chiefly for voice and piano.

Dates

  • 1850-1950

Language of Materials

English

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

.3 linear feet. (1 box)

Arrangement

Unprocessed.

Separated from on-site "title" "patriotic" "opera" "Chas. K. Harris" "Jean Schwartz" "Alfred Solman" "Egbert Van Alstyne" and "Harry Von Tilzer" series at the back of P-2.

Ownership and Custodial History

Some music from the bequest of Evert Jansen Wendell.
Ownership and Custodial History Some music the gift of Raymond S. Wilkins.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Method of acquisition--Source unknown. Accession number--2015T-183.

Processing Information

Minimal description derived from existing records and converted to online finding aid, Betts Coup, 2020.
Link to catalog
Title
Harvard Theatre Collection, collector. Harvard Theatre Collection of sheet music newspaper supplements, 1850-1950 (2015T-58): Guide
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
2018 November 16
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou04924

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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