Reginald De Koven collection Edit

Summary

Identifier
11 MWalB02120

Dates

  • 1861-1920 (Creation)
  • 1861-1920 (Creation)

Extents

  • 18.00 Linear Feet (Whole)
  • 35 manuscript boxes other_unmapped (Whole)

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Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.  Please contact the department for more information.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Requests to reproduce or publish material from the collection should be directed to the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.

  • Preferred Citation

    Reginald De Koven collection, Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University

  • Other Descriptive Information

    Addenda to this collection may not be listed in the finding aid, but may be available for research use. Please contact us for more information.

  • Scope and Contents

    The De Koven collection consists of 18 linear feet of material. The collection is dominated by manuscripts of about 30 operas, many signed by De Koven. In addition, there are a number of published compositions and some correspondence (Folder 221) regarding contracts, copyrights, production dates, and reviews. Miscellaneous items include two pages handwritten by De Koven titled "Ideas for a Farce," and news articles related to De Koven's works.

  • Processing Information

    Processed by Orly Leah Krasner in 2003.  Archon finding aid created by Craig Bruce Smith in 2010.

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