Conditions Governing Access
This collection is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton Public Services staff to determine what material is offsite and retrieval policies and times.
4.5 linear feet (7 boxes)
Also includes inscribed and signed photographs of Johannes Brahmes, Ferruccio Busoni, Johann Strauss, and others, as well as Ludwig van Beethoven's hair, visiting card, and autograph manuscript note.
Biographical / Historical
Series I: Letters, correspondence, and manuscripts Series II: Photographs and other matierials Series III:Compositions 1866-1890 Series IV: Biographical Materials: Awards, Certificates, and Photographs 1882-1925
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Gericke, Wilhelm, 1845-1925. Wilhelm Gericke papers: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- Description rules
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.
- EAD ID
Part of the Houghton Library Repository
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