Scope and Content
Title: Gary Hickling collection on Lotte Lehmann
Identifier/Call Number: PA Mss 83
UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Collections
Language of Material:
8.75 linear feet
(10 document boxes, 5 oversize boxes)
Date (inclusive): 1930-2008
Materials by and related to Lotte Lehmann, collected by Gary Hickling (1941-), Lotte Lehmann discographer, radio host, bassist
and founder and past president of the Lotte Lehmann Foundation and Lotte Lehmann League.
A portion of the collection is located at the Southern Regional Library (SRLF). Inquire at Special Research Collections for
The collection is open for research.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or
quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given
on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply
permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.
[Identification of Item], Gary Hickling collection on Lotte Lehmann, PA Mss 83. Department of Special Collections, UC Santa
Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.
Processed by Zachary Liebhaber, 2011.
Scope and Content
This collection includes photographs, programs, and clippings related to German soprano Lotte Lehmann (1888-1976). Manuscripts
include multiple copies of
Lotte Lehmann: A Documentary Biography by Beaumont Glass. Correspondence includes letters between Gary Hickling and former students of Lotte Lehmann. Writings,
correspondence and other materials by and relating to Shirley Sproule, former student of Lotte Lehmann, have been gathered
into one series.
Research files include programs and clippings from the National Archives of Australia, and relate to Lotte Lehmann's performances
on that continent, as well as materials related to American performances in New York and Chicago.
The collection has been divided into the following series: I. Photographs II. Writings III. Booklets and Postcards IV. Programs
V. Clippings and Newsletters VI. Correspondence VII. Shirley Sproule VIII. Research Files IX. Biographies X. Oversize
Subjects and Indexing Terms