Finding Aid for the Alexis Kall Papers, 1917-1940

Processed by Manuscripts Division staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Alexis Kall Papers, 1917-1940

Collection number: 601

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Manuscripts Division staff
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, October 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

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 

Biography

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.


Container List

 

Papers, v.p., 1920-

Creator/Collector: Kall, Alexis, 1878-
Physical Description: (5 boxes)

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, papers, notebooks, memorabilia. Dr. Kall was a friend of Igor Stravinsky, acting as his secretary for a period. One box contains material related to Stravinksy: correspondence, manuscripts, programs, clippings, Other correspondents with Dr. Kall were Dagmar Godowsky, Sergei Prokofiev.