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Guide to the Constance Hope collection on Lotte Lehmann PA Mss 84
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  • Title: Constance Hope collection on Lotte Lehmann
    Identifier/Call Number: PA Mss 84
    Contributing Institution: UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.33 linear feet (1 document box, 1 oversize box)
    Date (inclusive): 1936-2009
    Date (bulk): 1936-1953
    Abstract: Material related to Lotte Lehmann from the collection of Constance Hope (1908-1977) public relations specialist and artists' agent.
    Physical Location: A portion of the collection is located at the Southern Regional Library (SRLF). Inquire at Special Research Collections for access.
    Creator: Hope, Constance

    Access Restrictions

    The collection is open for research.

    Use Restrictions

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections 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

    [Identification of Item], Constance Hope collection on Lotte Lehmann, PA Mss 84. Department of Special Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Zachary Liebhaber, 2011.

    Scope and Content

    This collection comprises programs, correspondence, clippings and financial records related to German soprano Lotte Lehmann (1888-1976). Also included is a type-written manuscript of a translation into English by Frances Holden of Lehmann's autobiography My Many Lives. In addition, the collection includes a run of Lotte Lehmann transcriptions for the Columbia Records Masterworks of Music radio series, mostly for the year 1941.


    The collection is divided into the following series: I. Programs, II. Radio Transcriptions, III. Correspondence, IV. Miscellaneous. Radio transcriptions have been organized alphabetically by subject.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Lehmann, Lotte
    Press clippings