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  • Conditions Governing Access
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  • Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Title: Alexis Kall papers
    Creator: Kall, Alexis
    Identifier/Call Number: LSC.0601
    Physical Description: 2.5 Linear Feet (5 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1917-1940
    Abstract: Alexis Kall (b.1878) taught at the Imperial University in St. Petersburg, Russia. The collection consists of Kall's correspondence, papers, notebooks, and memorabilia. There is also a typescript manuscript on Stravinsky by Kall.
    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

    Portions of collection unprocessed. Some material in the collection are unavailable for access. Please contact Special Collections reference (spec-coll@library.ucla.edu) for more information.

    Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

    Property rights to the physical objects belong to 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.

    Provenance/Source of Acquisition

    Gift of Jay Leyda and Dr. Sergei Bertensson.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Alexis Kall Papers (Collection 601). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Processing Information

    Processed by Manuscripts Division staff. Additional processing by Julianna Jenkins, August 2017.
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    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 9942332353606533 


    Kall taught at the Imperial University in St. Petersburg, Russia; he was a friend and one-time secretary of Igor Stravinsky.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of correspondence, papers, notebooks, and memorabilia of Dr. Alexis Kall. Includes typescript manuscript on Stravinsky by Kall.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Manuscripts for publication
    Musicologists -- Russia -- St. Petersburg -- Archives.
    College teachers -- Russia -- St. Petersburg -- Archives.
    Kall, Alexis, 1878- --Archives.