- Call number
- JPB 87-65
- Physical description
- ca. 100 items in 2 boxes
- Preferred Citation
- Photographs of G. Schirmer, Inc, Music Division, The New York Public Library
- Music Division
- Access to materials
- Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
G. Schirmer, Inc., music publisher in New York City, has had the following addresses: 1866-1880, 701 Broadway; 1880-1910, 35 Union Square; 1910-1960, 3 E. 43rd St.; after 1960, 609 Fifth Ave. with retail store at 4 E. 49th St.; 1973, executive offices moved to 866 Third Ave. 46 photographs of exterior and interior views of G. Schirmer, Inc., chiefly at 3 E. 43rd St., portraits of Gustav Schirmer (1829-1893), Hans Heinsheimer, Rudolph Schirmer, Stanley Adams (president of ASCAP) and composers and others associated with the company; 1 drawing and 1 clipping containing architectural drawing. Includes duplicates of many photographs and some negatives.
Source of acquisitionNN, NN, WaOLN
Using the collection
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
40 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023-7498