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Finding Aid for the John Bauer papers, 1958-1962
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: John Bauer papers
    Date (inclusive): 1958-1962
    Collection number: 1221
    Creator: Bauer, John, -1978.
    Extent: 3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.) 1 package
    Abstract: John Bauer was a managing director and one of the founding members of the Los Angeles Community Concert Association, and a founder of the Ojai festivals. The collection consists of papers relating to Bauer's term of office as managing director of the Los Angeles Community Concert Association.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. 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.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Mrs. Helen Bauer, December 1978.

    Processing Note

    Processed by Jesse Erickson in the Center for Primary Research and Training (CFPRT), with assistance from Megan Fraser, October 2011.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], John Bauer papers (Collection 1221). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4230363 

    Biography/History

    John Bauer was an arts administrator. After graduating from Princeton in 1930, he went on to work as an art director in the American Art Gallery in Los Angeles. He co-founded the Los Angeles Concert Association (LACCA), and became its managing director, working extensively on fund raising, campaign organization, developing their annual concert season. In addition to his work with the LACCA, Bauer also established the Ojai festival in 1947, and later organized Community Concerts Incorporated.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists primarily of meeting minutes, member rosters, campaign promotions, and concert ephemera relating to Bauer's term as managing director of the Los Angeles Community Concert Association for the 1959-1961 concert seasons. The collection also includes documents and ephemera from Bauer's other activities, including gallery exhibitions and the All City Art festival.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Bauer, John, -1978 --Archives.
    Los Angeles Community Concert Association --Archival resources.
    Arts administrators --United States --Archival resources.