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  • Language of Material: German
    Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
    Title: Batons collection
    Identifier/Call Number: 6112
    Physical Description: 1 Linear Feet 1 box, 2 items
    Date (inclusive): 1862, 1898
    Abstract: Two conductors batons, 19th century, one from Germany, one from the United States.
    Container: 1

    Scope and Contents

    Two conductors batons. One inscribed "Carl Elsasser/Zur Erinnerung/Deutsches Turn und Gesangfest/24th November 1862" [In Memory/German Gymnastics and Singfest/24 November 1862]. It is housed in a tooled leather box. The second is inscribed "Shabbona Orotorio Club to R.B.K. '98".

    Conditions Governing Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE. Advance notice required for access.

    Conditions Governing Use

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder no. or item name], Batons collection, Collection no. 6112, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Conductors (Music) -- Germany -- Archival resources
    Conductors (Music) -- United States -- Archival resources
    Batons (music equipment)