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Inventory of the Allan Bier papers, [ca. 1870-ca. 1973]
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Allan Bier P apers,
    Date (inclusive): [ca. 1870-ca. 1973]
    Collection number: ARCHIVES BIER 1
    Creator: Bier, Allan, 1889-1973
    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


    Gift of Mrs. Marcelle M. Bier, wife of the pianist, February 13, 1979.


    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], Allan Bier papers, ARCHIVES BIER 1, The Music Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Scope and Content

    Includes scrapbook programs, reviews, and other notices; material concerning Vladimir de Pachman, Bier's Ukrainian piano teacher; the scores of 9 original compositions for the piano, 6 songs, and other works and sketches; 1 sound recording of Bier playing the piano; and photographs of Ignace Jan Paderewski and Irene Scharrer.