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Finding Aid for the Alexis Kall Papers, 1917-1940
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  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
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  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Alexis Kall Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1917-1940
    Collection number: 601
    Creator: Kall, Alexis, b. 1878
    Extent: 5 boxes (2.5 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: Alexis Kall (b.1878) taught at the Imperial University in St. Petersburg, Russia. The collection consists of Kall's correspondence, papers, notebooks, and memorabilia. There is also a typescript manuscript on Stravinsky by Kall.
    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.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.
    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Jay Leyda and Dr. Sergei Bertensson.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Alexis Kall Papers (Collection 601). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233235 


    Kall taught at the Imperial University in St. Petersburg, Russia; he was a friend and one-time secretary of Igor Stravinsky.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of correspondence, papers, notebooks, and memorabilia of Dr. Alexis Kall. Includes typescript manuscript on Stravinsky by Kall.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Kall, Alexis, b. 1878--Archives.
    College teachers--Russia--St. Petersburg--Archival resources.
    Musicologists--Russia--St. Petersburg--Archival resources.
    Manuscripts for publication.