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Strimer, Joseph, 1881-1962
Music Division | JPB 89-70
24 folders of ms. music, 38 cm. or smaller; 24 folders of ms. music, 38 cm. or smaller
Riegger, Wallingford, 1885-1961
Music Division | JPB 83-46
104 items in 6 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 104 items in 6 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Hubbard, W. L. (William Lines), 1867-1951
Music Division | JPB 82-78
46 items in 5 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 46 items in 5 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Sopkin, Stefan
Music Division | JPB 84-302
1 box of ms. music, 40 x 31 x 8 cm; 1 box of ms. music, 40 x 31 x 8 cm
Otterström, Thorvald, 1868-1942
Music Division | JPB 84-187
2 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 2 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Pollikoff, Max
Music Division | JPB 86-1
11 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm. or smaller; 11 boxes, 39 x 30 x 8 cm. or smaller
A violinist and conductor, Max Pollikoff was born in Newark, N.J., in 1904, and died in New York City in 1984. He organized Music in Our Time, a concert series which ran from 1954 to 1974 at the 92nd St. YMHA, New York. Published and unpublished... more
Hill, William J.
Music Division | JPB 97-64
1 item
Terms for William J. Hill to perform for 3 months as a tenor in California in the operas, operettas and pieces in the Richings Repertoire, and for his wife Kate to sing such singing parts as Maguire shall direct.
Smallens, Alexander, 1889-1972
Music Division | JPB 89-88
ca. 6 cu. ft.
Alexander Smallens was a Russian-born American conductor. He accompanied the Anna Pavlova Ballet Company on a tour to South America (1915-1916) and worked on the staffs of the Boston Opera, Chicago Opera, Philadelphia Opera, and Philadelphia... more
Farwell, Arthur, 1872-1952
Music Division | JPB 83-4
19 items of ms. music (1 bound), 35 cm. or smaller; 19 items of ms. music (1 bound), 35 cm. or smaller
Lawlor, Chas. B. (Charles B.), 1852-1925
Music Division | JPB 89-23
[1] leaf, 27 x 41 cm; [1] leaf, 27 x 41 cm
Charles B. Lawlor, originally of Ireland, was the composer of Sidewalks of New York. Certificate of naturalization as a citizen of the United States.
Sodero, Cesare, 1886-1947
Music Division | JPB 85-67
27 folders of ms. music, 39 cm; 27 folders of ms. music, 39 cm
Ide, Chester Edward, 1878-1944
Music Division | JPB 84-400
22 boxes of ms. music, 53 X 43 X 8 cm. or smaller; 22 boxes of ms. music, 53 X 43 X 8 cm. or smaller
Harkness Ballet Foundation
Music Division | JPB 87-32
ca. 50 cu. ft. (144 boxes)
Established in New York in 1961 with Rebekah Harkness as president, the Harkness Ballet Foundation sponsored Robbins's Ballet:USA in its European tour, 1961, and the Joffrey Ballet, 1962-4. 179 compositions and 9 arrangements by Rebekah Harkness;... more
Drexel, Joseph W. (Joseph William), 1833-1888
Music Division | JPB 91-107
33 items
An American banker and philanthropist, Joseph Drexel collected an extensive library of music, including manuscripts and autographs. The Drexel Collection became the foundation of the Music Division of the New York Public Library. 11 autograph... more
Walter, Bruno, 1876-1962
Music Division | JPB 99-12
17 items, music; 17 items, music
Photocopied items from The Gustav Mahler-Alfred Rosé Collection, The Music Library, The University of Western Ontario Library System, London, Ontario, Canada. Included are a typescript of a document by Arthur Schnitzler "An Bruno Walter"; a... more
Naginski, Charles, 1909-1940
Music Division | JPB 85-68
5 boxes of ms. music, 53 x 44 x 8 cm. or smaller; 5 boxes of ms. music, 53 x 44 x 8 cm. or smaller
Operti, G. (Giuseppe), -1886
Music Division | JPB 91-121
33 items
Giuseppe Operti, "pianist to His Majesty Victor Emmanuel 2nd, late King of Italy," was later a performer, teacher, and composer in the United States. 7 programs, 20 clippings, business card, caricature, 2 copyright registrations, silk broadside... more
Haile, Eugen, 1873-1933
Music Division | JPB 83-259
15 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 15 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Damrosch, Frank, 1859-1937
Music Division | JPB 88-25
1 cubic ft. (4 boxes)
Frank Damrosch was born Franz Heino Damrosch in Breslau, the son of Leopold Damrosch. A choral conductor, composer, and educator, he founded the Musical Art Society of New York and the Institute of Musical Art which became affiliated with the... more
Wickham, Florence, 1880-1942
Music Division | JPB 84-418
8 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 8 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Whiting, Arthur
Music Division | JPB 84-425
31 items of ms. music, 36 cm. or smaller; 31 items of ms. music, 36 cm. or smaller
Winner, J. Gibson (James Gibson), b. 1852
Music Division | JPB 84-431
3 v. of ms. music, 19 x 25 cm. or smaller; 3 v. of ms. music, 19 x 25 cm. or smaller
Allison, John, 1893-
Music Division | JPB 86-3
John Allison was an American singer, composer, lyricist, and collector of folk songs. Folk songs, chiefly lyrics only, including songs for Space way ballads and Katonah; correspondence, radio scripts, clippings, scrapbooks, brochures, and... more
Sohn, Joseph, 1862-1935
Music Division | JPB 86-9
.3 linear feet
American pianist, teacher, and music critic; grandson of Helen Bernays, member of a family distinguished in several countries. Biographical articles; published writings in periodicals including articles on Schumann, Wagner, and Rubinstein;... more
Brewer, John Hyatt, 1856-1931
Music Division | JPB 83-154
3 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 3 boxes of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Mundy, John, 1886-1971
Music Division | JPB 85-31
19 folders of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm; 19 folders of ms. music, 39 x 30 x 8 cm
Mundy, John, 1886-1971
Music Division | JPB 85-30
1 folder of ms. music, 39 cm; 1 folder of ms. music, 39 cm
Hadley, Henry, 1871-1937
Music Division | JPB 86-17
Henry Hadley was an American composer and conductor, founder of the National Association for American Composers and Conductors. Correspondence, contracts and royalty statements, libretti and programs, clippings (reviews), scrapbooks, financial... more
Freed, Isadore, 1900-1960
Music Division | JPB 83-232
16 boxes of ms. music
Jacobs, Paul
Music Division | JPB 88-8
ca. 12 cubic ft. (36 boxes)
An American pianist and harpsichordist, Paul Jacobs, 1930-1983, specialized in music of the baroque and avant-garde. Correspondence, clippings, programs, personal documents and items; manuscripts and typescripts of writings by Jacob and others;... more