Finding Aid for the Otto Hirschler Collection of correspondence, programs and papers , ca. 1919-1950

Collection processed and machine-readable finding aid created by UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections staff.
UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections
University of California, Los Angeles, Library
Performing Arts Special Collections, Room A1713
Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Phone: (310) 825-4988
Fax: (310) 206-1864
Email: speccoll-paging@library.ucla.edu
http://www2.library.ucla.edu/specialcollections/performingarts/index.cfm
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

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Arts and Humanities--Music

Finding Aid of the Otto Hirschler Collection of correspondence, programs and papers, ca. 1919-1950

Collection number: 103

UCLA Library, Performing Arts Special Collections



University of California, Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • University of California, Los Angeles, Library
  • Performing Arts Special Collections, Room A1713
  • Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Phone: (310) 825-4988
  • Fax: (310) 206-1864
  • Email: speccoll-paging@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www2.library.ucla.edu/specialcollections/performingarts/index.cfm
Processed by:
UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections staff
Date Completed:
3/21/89
Encoded by:
Bryan Griest
© 2002 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Otto Hirschler Collection of correspondence, programs and papers,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1919-1950
Collection number: 103
Creator: Hirschler, Otto
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: This collection consists of correspondence, programs and papers
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Performing Arts Special Collections. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to Performing Arts Special Collections Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Performing Arts Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained.

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Otto Hirschler Collection of correspondence, programs and papers, 103, Performing Arts Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

Otto Theophilius Hirschler was born on Dec. 16, 1889 in Hillsboro, Kan.; attended Bethel College (1907-8), Pomona College (1911-14), Los Angeles Conservatory of Music (1914-15), and the American Conservatory of Music, Chicago, where he received his B.A. in 1917, along with the Conservatory's gold medal; professor of music at Albion College (1916-17) and at Coe College (1917-19); moved to L.A. in 1919, where he was organist and usually choir director and/or director of music in many churches; he taught organ, piano, and voice privately, as well as teaching at the Bible Institute of L.A. (BIOLA), California Christian College, and Pepperdine College.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of scrapbook of letters, programs, clippings and other documents relating to Hirschler's composing career; loose documents, including Hirschler's resume, biography and obituary; and medal from the American Conservatory of Music, Chicago.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Hirschler, Otto T.--Archives.
Composers--United States--Archival resources.
Musicians--Correspondence.
Music teachers--United States.


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