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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Thr 1564

Collection of correspondence and ephemera of Leonard Bernstein and others

Collection includes correspondence, signed programs, photographs, and a contract. Notable persons represented in addition to Bernstein include Aaron Copland, Johnny Green, Arthur Laurents, Dmitriń≠ Shostakovich, Stephen Sondheim, and Richard Wilbur.

Dates

  • 1932-1994

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English and Russian.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Extent

.1 linear feet (1 box)

Arrangement

Collection is arranged in four series:
  1. Compositions
  2. Correspondence
  3. Playbills, portraits, and other material
  4. Photographs

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

2016MT-17. Purchase; received 2016 October 20.
Title
Collection of correspondence and ephemera of Leonard Bernstein and others, 1932-1994 (MS Thr 1564): Guide
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Date
February 23, 2017
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English
EAD ID
hou02793

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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