Finding Aid for the Samuel Freed Jr. Papers PASC-M.0271

Finding aid prepared by Shira Peltzman, 2020.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Online finding aid last updated 2020 December 11.
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
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Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Title: Samuel Freed Jr. papers
Source: Sisson, John
Identifier/Call Number: PASC-M.0271
Physical Description: 0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)
Date (inclusive): 1930-1960
Physical Location: Stored off-site. All requests to access special collections material must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
Language of Material: Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Property rights to the physical objects belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. All other 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.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of John Sisson, 2004.

Processing Information

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UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 5172463 

Administrative/Biographical History

Samuel Freed Jr., Los Angeles area violinist, active in émigré music community. Taught at Los Angeles City College and active in studio, chamber, radio, and other Los Angeles ensembles. Active 1930s to 1960s.

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of one notebook of clippings, photographs, correspondence, etc. of violinist Samuel Freed Jr. Also includes four music scores by Julius Toldi dedicated to Freed: String quartet (1950), String quartet (1951), Yankee Doodle variations, Four tone sketches to Whitman's poem music (1944).

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Sisson, John