Finding Aid for the Albert Goldberg Collection of scrapbooks and clippings , 1925-1986

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
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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 Albert Goldberg Collection of scrapbooks and clippings, 1925-1986

Collection number: 10

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:
6/4/87
Encoded by:
UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections staff
© 2002 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Albert Goldberg Collection of scrapbooks and clippings,
Date (inclusive): 1925-1986
Collection number: 10
Creator: Goldberg, Albert
Extent: 20 boxes (10 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: This collection consists of scrapbooks and clippings of concert reviews, other printed articles, and materials relating to the Illinois WPA Music Project
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], Albert Goldberg Collection of scrapbooks and clippings, 10, Performing Arts Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

Albert Levi Goldberg was born on June 2, 1898 in Shenandoah, Iowa, attended Univ. of Nebraska (1915-16) and Chicago Music College (1920-22); M. Music, Gunn School of Music, 1923; also studied privately; became music critic of Chicago herald examiner, 1925-36; served as Illinois State Director of the Federal Music Project in the Works Progress Administration (WPA), 1935-43; music critic, Chicago tribune (1943-47) and Los Angeles times (1947-65); lecturer, UCLA, beginning in 1948; became music staff writer in 1965 and critic emeritus the following year at the L.A. times; contributed articles to music periodicals.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of scrapbooks and clippings of concert reviews, other printed articles by Goldberg, and materials relating to the Illinois WPA Music Project, including a letter, report, program, pamphlet, and posters.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Goldberg, Albert, 1898- --Archives.
Music critics--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
Federal Music Project (U.S.)

Related Material

The sounding board [oral history transcript] / Albert Goldberg, interviewee. UCLA Oral History Department interview, c1988. Available at Dept. of Special Collections, UCLA.

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