Inventory of the Sigmund S. Beel memorabilia, 1892-1915.

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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Inventory of the Sigmund S. Beel Memorabilia, 1892-1915.

Collection number: ARCHIVES BEEL 1

The Music Library



University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, California

Contact Information

  • Music Library
  • 240 Morrison Hall
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • Berkeley, California, 94720-6000
  • Phone: (510) 642-2623
  • Fax: (510) 642-8237
  • Email: bancref@library.berkeley.edu
  • URL: http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MUSI/
Processed by:
The Music Library staff
Encoded by:
Xiuzhi Zhou
© 1998 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Sigmund S. Beel Memorabilia,
Date (inclusive): 1892-1915
Collection number: ARCHIVES BEEL 1
Creator: Beel, Sigmund S.
Extent: Number of container: 1 box
Repository: The Music Library
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Donor:

The Sigmund S. Beel collection of books on music was acquired for the University by Albert I. Elkus, Chairman, Department of Music, for the sum of $750.00 in May, 1940.

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Music Library.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Sigmund S. Beel memorabilia, ARCHIVES BEEL 1, The Music Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Scope and Content

Includes correspondence pertaining to the acquisition of the Sigmund S Beel collection of books and memorabilia, including list of books purchased by the University; concert programs 1892-1912; concert programs; and signed photographs of other musicians.

Material Cataloged Separately

Books on music from this collection have been cataloged separately and added to the University of California, Berkeley Music Library general collections

Container List

Folder Folder 1:

Correspondence pertaining to the acquisition of the Sigmund S. Beel collection including a list of books which were purchased by the University.

Scope and Content Note

About 30 items.
Folder Folder 2:

Programs of concerts given by Mr. Beel dating from 1892 to 1912.

Scope and Content Note

These concerts tooks place in Ireland, England, Italy, and San Francisco. About 40 items.
Folder Folder 3:

Signed photographs from other musicians:

 

a. Sigmund S. Beel, Charcoal portrait.

 

b. Flonzaley Quartet, New York, March 19, 1912.

 

c. Denis O'Sullivan.

 

d. Bronislaw Huberman.

 

e. August Wilhelmj.

 

f. Bernardino Molinari.

 

g. César Thomson.

 

h. Suog Yue-tuk.

Folder Folder 4:

Metal plaque commemorating the performance of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony by the Los Angeles Symphony Orchestra, May 17-18, 1915; Adolf Tandler, conductor.