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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Frances Knight scrapbook.
    Dates: 1945-1951
    Collection Number: 1978.065
    Extent: 1 v., 31 x 23 cm., in box (.2 linear ft.)
    Repository: Berkeley Historical Society
    Berkeley, California 94704
    Abstract: Documents her career as "A Teller of Tales in Song."
    Language of Material: English


    The collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Berkeley Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the archivist of the Society. Permission for publication is given as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    Frances Knight scrapbook.. Berkeley Historical Society

    Biography/Administrative History

    Knight presented various programs in which she would interpret a number of songs, often folk songs but also songs by classical composers.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The scrapbook contains programs for many performances, many in the San Francisco Bay Area, but also in some other California and East Coast venues. There are reviews of her work in the form of newspaper clippings, and several photographs.