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Finding Aid for the Bessie Herbert Frankel Papers, 1905-1959
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Bessie Herbert Frankel Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1905-1959
    Collection number: 477
    Creator: Frankel, Bessie Herbert (Bartlett), d. 1959
    Extent: 7 boxes (3.5 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
    Abstract: Bessie Herbert (Bartlett) Frankel was a founder of the California Federation of Music Clubs and served in various offices of the Federation at the state and national level. She was also active in various music organizations in Southern California and a founder of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra and the Hollywood Community Chorus. The collection consists of correspondence and scrapbooks.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of 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 the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.
    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. 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.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Bessie Herbert Frankel Papers (Collection 477). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233040 

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of correspondence and scrapbooks.

    Indexing Terms

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


    Frankel, Bessie Herbert (Bartlett), d. 1959--Archives.
    Women musicians--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
    Women composers--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.