Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Inventory of the Alfred Einstein memorabilia, 1912-1952
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (218.59 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Details
Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biographical Sketch
  • Remarks
  • Related Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Alfred Einstein Memorabilia,
    Date (inclusive): 1912-1952
    Collection number: ARCHIVES EINSTEIN COLL.2
    Creator: Einstein, Alfred, 1880-1952
    Extent: Number of containers: 12 boxes
    Repository: The Music Library
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Shelf location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information


    Hertha and Eva Einstein, the wife and daughter of Alfred Einstein.
    Date of Gift:
    1960, 1967, 1970.


    Restricted collection: Parts I, IV, and VII are restricted. Use of the material rerquires the permission of Eva Einstein (vis the music archivist).

    Publication Rights

    All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of the Music Library.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Alfred Einstein memorabilia, ARCHIVES EINSTEIN COLL.2, The Music Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Biographical Sketch

    Einstein, Alfred, was born in Munich on December 30, 1880. He died in El Cerrito, California on February 13, 1952.


    The following inventories were compiled by music graduate students years ago, probably under the direction of Professor Vincent Duckles: item nos. 212, 214-221, 223, 229-261, and 306.

    Related Collection

    • Title: Alfred Einstein papers
      Identifier/Call Number: (ARCHIVES EINSTEIN COLL.1)
    Alfred Einstein papers (ARCHIVES EINSTEIN COLL.1)