Preliminary Guide to the Dorothy Westra Papers

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University of California, Santa Barbara
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Preliminary Guide to the Dorothy Westra Papers, 1951-1952

Collection number: Uarch FacPap 40

Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara

Contact Information:

  • Department of Special Collections
  • Davidson Library
  • University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Santa Barbara, CA 93106
  • Phone: (805) 893-3062
  • Fax: (805) 893-5749
  • Email: special@library.ucsb.edu
  • URL: http://www.library.ucsb.edu/speccoll/speccoll.html
    Processed by:
    Special Collections staff
    Date Completed:
    16 July 2004
    Encoded by:
    David C. Gartrell
© 2004 Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Dorothy Westra Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1951-1952
Collection number: Uarch FacPap 40
Creator: Westra, Dorothy
Extent: .3 linear feet (1 oversize box)
Repository: University of California, Santa Barbara. Library. Dept. of Special Collections
Santa Barbara, California 93106-9010
Physical location: UArch Del Sur Oversize
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

None.

Publication Rights

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.

Preferred Citation

Dorothy Westra Papers. Uarch FacPap 40. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Scope and Content of Collection

Scrapbook of Dorothy Westra, with programs, flyers, publicity, and reviews for concerts by soprano Dorothy Westra, on a European tour in 1951-1952. Westra later joined the UCSB music faculty in 1956 and was director of the Chamber Singers.
Further biographical information on Dorothy Westra may be found in the UCSB University Archives, Public Information Office, Biographical Files.
A composition by Peter Racine Fricker, entitled "Fanfare for Dorothy Westra," Oct. 26, 1965, is located in the Peter Racine Fricker Papers (PA Mss 17).

Collection Contents

Box

Scrapbook, 1951 - 1952