Finding Aid for the Harry Kaufman Papers, 1900-1961

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Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
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Finding Aid for the Harry Kaufman Papers, 1900-1961

Collection number: 872

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA

Contact Information

  • Manuscripts Division
  • UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
  • Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
  • Box 951575
  • Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
  • Telephone: 310/825-4988 (10:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m., Pacific Time)
  • Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Harry Kaufman Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1900-1961
Collection number: 872
Creator: Kaufman, Harry, 1894-1961
Extent: 23 boxes (11.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Harry Kaufman (1894-1961)was a pianist and music teacher at the Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia. He was also a successful piano soloist with orchestras in the U.S. and Europe, and accompanied such artists as Joseph Szigeti, Toscha Seidel, Nathan Milstein, George London, William Primrose, and others. The collection consists of correspondence between Harry Kaufman and his family, but mostly with people in the world of classical music. The collection also contains photographs of musical personalities, programs, clippings and scrapbooks.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

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Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lillian Kaufman, 1963-1982.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Harry Kaufman Papers (Collection 872). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Biography

Kaufman was born on September 6, 1894 in New York City; he was a pianist and music teacher at the Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia; for 17 years he headed the Department of Accompanying, during the time his former piano teacher Joseph Hofman was director of the Institute; he had a career as a piano soloist with orchestras in the U.S. and Europe, and accompanied such artists as Joseph Szigeti, Toscha Seidel, Nathan Milstein, George London, William Primrose, and others; he died on Aug. 21, 1961.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of correspondence between Harry Kaufman and his family, but mostly with people in the world of classical music. Also contains photographs of musical personalities, programs, clippings, scrapbooks, 34 issues of Overtones, personal financial material, and a copy of Great Ballet Prints of the Romantic Era by Parmenia Migel (c. 1981). Correspondents include: Wilhelm Backhaus, Samuel Barber, Leonard Bernstein, Van Wyck Brooks, Mario Castelnuevo-Tedesco, Dorothy Chandler, Will and Ariel Durant, Pierre Fournier, George and Ira Gerschwin, Joseph Hofmann, Sol Hurok, Eric Leinsdorf, Joseph Lhevinne, Lawritz Melchior, Gian Carlo Menotti, Henry Miller, Eugene Ormandy, William Primrose, Fritz Reiner, Jean Renoir, Arthur Rodzinski, Mikl? Rozsa, Arthur Rubenstein, Elizabeth Schuman, Gertrude Stein, William Steinberg, Leopold Stokowski, Igor Stravinsky, Joseph Szigeti, Henri Temianka, Virgil Thomson, Lilly Toch, Louis Untermyer, Alfred Wallenstein, Meredith Willson, and Efrem Zimbalist.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in the following series:
  1. Correspondence (Boxes 1-5,17,20-23).
  2. Photographs (Box 6).
  3. Ephemera (Boxes 7-11,15-16,18-19).
  4. Scrapbooks (Boxes 12-13).
  5. Overtones, the monthly publication of the Curtis Institute of Music (Box 14).
  6. Great ballet prints of the romantic era (Box 21).

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Kaufman, Harry, 1894-1961--Archives.
Curtis Institute of Music--Faculty--Archival resources.
Pianists--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Archival resources.


Container List

 

Correspondence, 1900-1961

Scope and Content Note

Box 1, A - D; Box 2, E - I; Box 3, J - R; Box 4, S - Z; Box 5, Kaufman family correspondence.
Added entry cards have been filed in the Collections Catalogue for the following correspondents:
Box 1

Adams, Esther Mrs. Franklin Pierce Adams.

Scope and Content Note

20 letters to Harry Kaufman and to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Adams, Franklin Pierce, 1881-1939.

Scope and Content Note

4 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

An, Ikt'al.

Scope and Content Note

4 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Auer, Leopold, 1845-1930.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 1

Auer, Wanda Mrs. Leopold Auer d. 1961.

Scope and Content Note

18 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Backhaus, Wilhelm, 1884-

Scope and Content Note

5 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Bailly, Louis, 1882- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Balaban, Emanuel, 1895- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Barber, Samuel, 1910- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Bauer, Harold, 1873-1951.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Behrman, Samuel Nathaniel, 1893- .

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Bernstein, Leonard, 1918- .

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Bornschein, Franz Carl, 1879-1948.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 1

Brooks, Van Wyck, 1886- .

Scope and Content Note

10 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Burnstein, George, 1920- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Cadman, Charles Wakefield, 1881-1946.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

California. University, Berkeley. Office of the dean.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Howard Kaufman.
Box 1

California. University, Los Angeles. Library.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Mario, 1895- .

Scope and Content Note

8 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Caston, Selma Mrs. Saul Caston.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Chandler, Dorothy (Buffum) Mrs. Norman Chandler 1901- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter and enclosure to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Chang, Hsin-hai, 1898- .

Scope and Content Note

7 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Chasins, Abram, 1903- .

Scope and Content Note

6 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Cherkassky, Shura, 1911- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Cholmondelay, Archer, 1892- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Chotzinoff, Samuel, 1889- .

Scope and Content Note

6 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Clemens, Clara Langhorn

Scope and Content Note

28 letters to Lilian Kaufman(FOLDER).
Box 1

Cohen, Harriet, 1895- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Collins, Anthony, 1893- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Cotten, Joseph, 1905- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Curtis, Harry Alfred, 1884- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 1

The Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 1

Davenport, Marcia (Gluck) 1903- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Déak, Margaret Mrs. Stephen Déak.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Doenhoff, Albert von, 1880-1940.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Dukelsky, Vladimir, 1903- .

Scope and Content Note

5 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 1

Durant, Ariel, Mrs. William James Durant.

Scope and Content Note

83 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman (letters from Ariel and Wil Durant filed together in 1 folder).
Box 1

Durant, William James, 1885- .

Scope and Content Note

83 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman (letters from Ariel and Wil Durant filed together in 1 folder).
Box 1

Dushkin, Samuel, 1897- .

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Eames, Henry Purmort, 1872- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Eisenberg, Maurice, 1900- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Elman, Mischa, 1891- .

Scope and Content Note

6 letters and 1 enclosure to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Engle, Lehman, 1910- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Enters, Angna

Scope and Content Note

7 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
See also: Ephemera, Box 7.
Box 2

Feitelson, Helen Mrs. Lorser Feitelson.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Fekete, Zóltan, 1909- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Feuchtwanger, Marta Mrs. Kurt Feuchtwanger.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Fiedler, Elsa Mrs. Oscar Fiedler.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Fournier, Pierre Leon Marie, 1906- .

Scope and Content Note

5 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Francescatti, Yolande (Potel de la Briere) Mrs. Zino Francescatti.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Fromm, Herbert H, 1905- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Gabrilowitsch, Ossip Solomovitch, 1878-1936.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Gershwin, George, 1898-1927.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Gershwin, Ira, 1896- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Gershwin, Lee Mrs. Ira Gershwin.

Scope and Content Note

4 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Gianini, Dusolina, 1902- .

Scope and Content Note

6 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Godowsky, Frieda (Saxe) Mrs. Leopold Godowsky.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Godowsky, Leopold, 1870-1938.

Scope and Content Note

4 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Gogorza, Emilio Edoardo de, 1874-1949.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Golden, Harry Lewis, 1902- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Gordon, Jacques, 1899-1948.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 2

Gordon, Ruth Mrs. Jacques Gordon.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Graudan, Joanna.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Green, John W, 1908- .

Scope and Content Note

10 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Hageman, Richard, 1882- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Hartmann, Arthur, 1881-1956.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman.
Box 2

Heifetz, Florence (Vidor) Mrs. Jascha Heifetz.

Scope and Content Note

7 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Hempel, Frieda, 1885-1955.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to the Kaufmans.
Box 2

Hofmann, Josef, 1876-1957.

Scope and Content Note

ca. 118 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman from Josef and Betty Hofmann (FOLDER).
Box 2

Hurok, Solomon, 1888- .

Scope and Content Note

7 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Hurst, Fannie, 1889- .

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 2

Isaacson, Charles David, 1891- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 2

Iturbi, Amparo, 1899- .

Scope and Content Note

4 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Jaffee, Samuel.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Johnson, Edward, 1881- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 3

Kaufman, Louis, 1905- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Kipnis, Mildred Mrs. Alexander Kipnis.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Kortschork, Hugo, 1884-1957.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 3

Kramer, A Walter, 1890- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Kreisler, H (Lies) Mrs. Fritz Kreisler.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Kroll, William, 1901- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Labunski, Wanda Mrs. Wiktor Labunski.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Lambert, Alexander, 1862-1929.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman.
Box 3

Leinsdorf, Eric, 1912- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Lhevinne, Josef, 1874-1944.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Lhevinne, Rosina Mrs. Josef Lhevinne.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Liebling, Leonard, 1874-1945.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Lifschey, Samuel, 1889- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Lifschey, Selma (Mario) Mrs. Samuel Lifschey.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Loesser, Arthur, 1894- .

Scope and Content Note

5 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

London, George, (pseudonym).

Note

See: Burnstein, George, 1920- .
Box 3

Luboshutz, Lea, 1887- .

Scope and Content Note

8 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Luboshitz, Pierre, 1894- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 3

Mannes, Clara (Damrosch) Mrs. David Mannes, 1869-1948.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Mannes, David, 1866- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Mannes, Leopold, 1899- .

Scope and Content Note

7 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Mason, Daniel Gregory, 1873-1953.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Melchior, Lawritz, 1890- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter (unaddressed as to receiver).
Box 3

Menotti, Gian-Carlo, 1911- .

Scope and Content Note

4 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Miller, Henry, 1891- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Montague, Firenza (Castella) d. 1961.

Scope and Content Note

5 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Montemezzi, Katharine Mrs. Italo Montemezzi.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Morini, Erica, 1910- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Ormandy, Eugene.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Pelletier, Queena Mario

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Petri, Egon, 1881- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Pinza, Doris Mrs. Ezio Pinza.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Pollak, Robert, 1880- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Posselt, Ruth, 1914- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter (unaddressed as to receiver).
Box 3

Primrose, Alice Mrs. William Primrose.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Primrose, William, 1903- .

Scope and Content Note

6 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Reiner, Carlotta Mrs. Fritz Reiner.

Scope and Content Note

8 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Reiner, Eritz, 1888- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman.
Box 3

Renoir, Jean, 1894- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Robertson, Ethel Mrs. Rae Robertson, 1893-1956.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Robeson, Mrs. Eslanda (Goode)

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Robinson, Gladys Lloyd Mrs. Edward G. Robinson.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Rodzinski, Arthur, 1894- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter (unaddressed as to the receiver).
Box 3

Rosa, Miklós, 1907- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 3

Rubinstein, Arthur, 1890- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 3

Rubinstein, Beryl, 1898-1952.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Harry Kaufman.
Box 3

Rubinstein, Elsa Mrs. Beryl Rubinstein.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter (unaddressed as to the receiver).
Box 3

Rubinstein, Nela (Mlynarski) Mrs. Arthur Rubinstein.

Scope and Content Note

5 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Salmond, Felix, 1888-1952.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 4

Salmond, Helen Mrs. Felix Salmond.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Salzedo, Carlos, 1885- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 4

Sanborn, Pitts, 1879-1941.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 4

Saperton, David, 1889- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Saperton, Vanita (Godowsky) Mrs. David Saperton.

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Schuman, Elizabeth, 1885-1952.

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman.
Box 4

Schuster, Katherine (Gray) Mrs. Joseph Schuster.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Seidel, Estelle Mrs. Toscha Seidel.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Sevitzky, Fabien, 1893- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Slenczynska, Ruth, 1925- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Smallens, Alexander, 1889- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Sokoloff, Nikolai, 1866- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Spivakovsky, Tossy, 1907- .

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Harry Kaufman.
Box 4

Spofford, Grace Harriet.

Scope and Content Note

4 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946.

Scope and Content Note

6 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Steinberg, William, 1899- .

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Stojowski, Sigismund, 1869-1946.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman.
Box 4

Stokowski, Leopold Boleslawowicz Stanislaw, 1887- .

Scope and Content Note

3 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Stravinski, Igor Fedorovich, 1882- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Szigeti, Joseph, 1892- .

Scope and Content Note

12 letters to Harry Kaufman.
Box 4

Szigeti, Wanda (Ostrowoska) Mrs. Joseph Szigeti.

Scope and Content Note

7 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Tansman, Alexandre, 1897- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Taylor, Deems, 1885- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Temianka, Henri, 1906- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Thompson, Randall, 1899- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Thomson, Virgil, 1896- .

Scope and Content Note

4 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Toch, Lilly Mrs. Ernest Toch.

Scope and Content Note

7 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Untermeyer, Louis, 1885- .

Scope and Content Note

4 letters to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Untermeyer, Virginia M. Mrs. Louis Untermeyer.

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Wallenstein, Alfred, 1898- .

Scope and Content Note

2 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Waxman, Franz, 1906- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Willson, Meredith, 1902- .

Scope and Content Note

1 letter to Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Zimbalist, Efrem, 1889- .

Scope and Content Note

4 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman.
Box 4

Zimbalist, Alma Glück Mrs. Efrem Zimbalist.

Scope and Content Note

16 letters toLilian Kaufman(1st wife of Efrem Zimbalist) (FOLDER).
Box 4

Zimbalist, Mary Louise Curtis Bok Mrs. Efrem Zimbalist.

Scope and Content Note

37 letters to Harry Kaufman and Lilian Kaufman (2nd wife of Efrem Zimbalist) (FOLDER).

Note

Filed at the end of box 4 are folders of miscellaneous postcards, some blank; a folder of unidentified correspondence and fragments of correspondence; and a folder of notes re: various correspondents.
Box 5

Kaufman, Harry, 1894-1961.

Scope and Content Note

195 letters to Lilian Kaufman(arranged by date, in 5 folders)
3 letters to various people FOLDER.
Box 5

Kaufman, Howard Keva, 1922 - .

Scope and Content Note

ca. 113 letters, mostly to his mother, LK, some to his father, Harry Kaufman (FOLDER).
Box 5

Kaufman, Lilian (Lewez) Mrs. Harry Kaufman, 1894- .

Scope and Content Note

34 letters to Harry Kaufman and various people (FOLDER).
Box 6

Photographs.

Scope and Content Note

Included are photographs of Harry Kaufman, Lilian Kaufman, and the Kaufman family, plus many photos of various people and places.

Note

Subject entry cards have been filed in the Numbered Collections Catalogue for the following:
Box 6

Adams, Franklin Pierce, 1881-1960--Portrait.

Box 6

Auer, Leopold, 1845-1930--Portrait.

Box 6

Backhaus, Wilhelm, 1884-1969--Portrait.

Box 6

Brooks, Van Wyck, 1886-1963--Portrait.

Box 6

Burnstein, George, 1920- --Portrait.

Box 6

Casella, Alfredo, 1883-1947--Portrait.

Box 6

Crooks, Richard, 1900-1972--Portrait.

Box 6

Damrosch, Walter Johannes, 1862-1950--Portrait.

Box 6

Durant, William James, 1885- --Portrait.

Box 6

Eisenberg, Maurice, 1900- --Portrait.

Box 6

Elman, Mischa, 1891-1967--Portrait.

Box 6

Feuchtwanger, Lion, 1884- --Portrait.

Box 6

Flesch, Karl, 1873-1944--Portrait.

Box 6

Fournier, Pierre Leon Marie, 1906- --Portrait.

Box 6

Gershwin, George, 1898-1927--Portrait.

Box 6

Gershwin, Ira, 1896- --Portrait.

Box 6

Godowsky, Leopold, 1870-1938--Portrait.

Box 6

Gogorza, Emilio Edoardo de, 1874-1949--Portrait.

Box 6

Gordon, Jacques, 1899-1948--Portrait.

Box 6

Heifetz, Jascha, 1901- --Portrait.

Box 6

Hofman, Josef, 1876-1957--Portrait.

Box 6

Iturbi, Amparo, 1899- --Portrait.

Box 6

Jaffee, Samuel--Portrait.

Box 6

Kaufman, Harry, 1894-1961--Portrait.

Box 6

Kreisler, Fritz, 1875- --Portrait.

Box 6

Luboshutz, Lea, 1887- --Portrait.

Box 6

Malipiero, Gian Francesco, 1882- --Portrait.

Box 6

Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950--Portrait.

Box 6

Ormandy, Eugene--Portrait.

Box 6

Primrose, William, 1903- --Portrait.

Box 6

Reiner, Fritz, 1888- --Portrait.

Box 6

Robinson, Edward G, 1893- --Portrait.

Box 6

Rosenthal, Moriz, 1862-1946--Portrait.

Box 6

Rubinstein, Arthur, 1890- --Portrait.

Box 6

Salmond, Felix, 1888-1952--Portrait.

Box 6

Salzedo, Carlos, 1885- --Portrait.

Box 6

Seidel, Toscha, 1899-1962--Portrait.

Box 6

Sembrich, Marcella--Portrait.

Box 6

Smallens, Alexander, 1889- --Portrait.

Box 6

Stojowski, Sigismund, 1869-1946--Portrait.

Box 6

Stokowski, Leopold Boleslawowics Stanislaw, 1887- --Portrait.

Box 6

Szigeti, Joseph, 1892- --Portrait.

Box 6

Temianka, Henri, 1906- --Portrait.

Box 6

Wallenstein, Alfred, 1898- --Portrait.

Box 6

Zimbalist, Alma Glück Mrs. Efrem Zimbalist--Portrait

Box 6

Zimbalist, Efrem, 1889- --Portrait.

Box 7

Ephemera. Miscellaneous.

Note

Arranged in folders.
Box 8

Ephemera. Relating to the Kaufman family.

Note

Arranged in folders.
Box 9

Ephemera. Programs. 1919-1939.

Note

Arranged in folders.
Box 10

Ephemera. Programs. 1940-1960.

Note

Arranged in folders.
Box 11

Ephemera. Programs. 1961-1963.

Note

Arranged in folders.
Box 12

Scrapbooks.

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

The scrapbooks are filled with various newspaper clippings and other ephemera.
Box 13

Scrapbooks.

Physical Description: 2 items.

Scope and Content Note

The scrapbooks are filled with various newspaper clippings, miscellaneous correspondence pasted in with clippings, and other ephemera.
Box 14

Overtones. The monthly publication of the Curtis Institute of Music. Philadelphia, 1929-1940.

Physical Description: 34 items.

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous issues.

Note

Issues include:
Box 14

vol.1, no.1-8. October 1929-May 1930.

Box 14

vol.2, no.1-8. October 1930-May 1931.

Box 14

vol.3, no.1-8. October 1931 - May 1932.

Box 14

vol.6, no.1. May 1936.

Box 14

vol.7, no.1. January 1937.

Box 14

vol.9, no.2. April 1939.

Box 14

vol.10, no.1. December 1939.

Box 14

vol.11, no.1. December 1940.

Box 15

Ephemera. Programs, miscellaneous.

Note

Filed loosely, in no particular order.
Box 16

Ephemera. Programs, miscellaneous.

Scope and Content Note

Included are printed catalogues of courses offered by the Curtis Institute of Music. The issues included cover the years 1925-1931, and 1936-1941.

Note

Filed loosely.
Box 17

Correspondence, pictures, and ephemera, ca. 1960-1968.

Note

Unsorted.
Gift of Mrs. Harry Kaufman, September 1968.
Box 18

Ephemera: programs for Los Angeles Music Center and UCLA concerts, 1969-1972.

Note

Filed by place, then chronologically.
Box 19

Ephemera: programs, miscellaneous. 1968-1972.

Scope and Content Note

Southern California theaters; correspondence and autographs.

Note

Gift of Mrs. Harry Kaufman, May 1972.
Box 20

Correspondence, pictures, and ephemera. v.d.

Scope and Content Note

Much of the ephemera relates to musical activities in Southern California.

Note

Unsorted.
Gift of Mrs. Kaufman, February 11, 1975, and January 13, 1976.
Box 21

Migel, Parmenia. Great ballet Prints of the Romantic Era. New York: Dover, c. 1981.

Physical Description: 109pp.

Scope and Content Note

Inscribed on title page, for Lilian Kaufman:-- with much love from Parmenia.

Note

Gift of Mrs. Harry Kaufman, July 1982.
Boxes 21-23

Correspondence, ephemera, and personal material. v.p., ca.1972-1981.

Boxes 21-23

-Correspondence.

Scope and Content Note

Includes letters from Elsa Resphighi, Mehli Mehta, Sam Jaffe, Bernardine Fritz, and others.
Boxes 21-23

-Ephemera.

Scope and Content Note

Includes bulletins, schedules, announcements for music events, generally in the Southern California area, and reviews of performances by friends and acquaintances.
Boxes 21-23

-Personal material.

Scope and Content Note

Includes checks, bank statements, medical receipts and other statements and receipts.

Note

Boxes 21-23 are unsorted.
Gift of Mrs. Harry Kaufman, 1982.