Guide to the Harriet Ware Collection

Special Collections & Archives

Oviatt Library

California State University, Northridge
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Overview of the Collection

Collection Title: Harriet Ware Collection
Identification: SC/HWC
Physical Description: 0.42 linear feet
Language of Materials: English
Repository: Special Collections
Abstract: The collection consists of a scrapbook by an unknown creator, which contains news clippings, programs and other announcements about Harriet Ware, her music, and her performances. It also includes a phonograph recording and correspondence from Leila Sherman concerning the donation of the scrapbook and recording.

Access Terms

This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Genre/Form of Material:

Albums
Audio recordings
Paper records

Personal Name:

Ware, Harriet

Topical Term:

Women composers

Administrative Information

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by the creator(s) of this collection has not been transferred to California State University, Northridge. Copyright status for other materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Conditions Governing Access:

The collection is open for research use.

Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item], [date], Harriet Ware Collection , Special Collections and Archives, Oviatt Library, California State University, Northridge.

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a scrapbook by an unknown creator, which contains news clippings, programs and other announcements about Harriet Ware, her music, and her performances. It also includes a phonograph recording and correspondence from Leila Sherman concerning the donation of the scrapbook and recording.

Collection Contents

Box 1, Item 1

Institute for the Study of Women in Music: Records - Music by Harriet Ware, American Composer-Pianist, Side 1 and Side 2

Box 1, Folder 2

Institute for the Study of Women in Music: Correspondence - Leila Sherman

Box 1, Item 3

Institute for the Study of Women in Music: Scrapbook - Harriet Ware Collection