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Inventory of the Helen Viva Sadilek collection, 1883-1971
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Helen Viva Sadilek Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1883-1971
    Collection number: ARCHIVES SADILEK 1
    Creator: Sadilek, Helen Viva, 1883-1971
    Extent: Number of container: 1 box
    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


    Mrs. Ruth Saphir Hardin (daughter of Helen Sadilek) in September, 1975.


    Collection is open for research.

    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], Helen Viva Sadilek collection, ARCHIVES SADILEK 1, The Music Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Scope and Content

    Collection of photographic postcards and pictures, chiefly of musicians, some with inscriptions, notes, or greetings, and other memorabilia, including letters and Sadilek's musical diary, particularly as they pertain to her musical studies and friendship with Xaver Scharwenka, German pianist, composer, and pedagogue.