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Finding Aid for the Morton G. Wurtele collection of Brechtiana, 1938-1960
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Morton G. Wurtele collection of Brechtiana
    Date (inclusive): 1938-1960
    Collection number: 1962
    Creator: Wurtele, Morton G., collector.
    Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.) 1 oversize flat box.
    Abstract: Collection of material by and about Bertolt Brecht, including typescripts of prose and poetry, books, recordings and a script for an adaptation of Brecht's play Galileo, collected by Morton G. Wurtele, professor emeritus of atmospheric science at UCLA.
    Language: Finding aid is written in English.
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UC Regents. Literary 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 Morton G. Wurtele, 1998.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Morton G. Wurtele collection of Brechtiana (Collection Number 1962). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of material by and about Bertolt Brecht collected by Morton G. Wurtele, Professor in the UCLA Department of Atmospheric Sciences. It includes typescripts of Brecht's prose and poetry, recordings of Brecht songs, a copy of Charles Laughton's adaptation of Brecht's Galileo, and books inscribed to and by Bertolt Brecht.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

    Subjects

    Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956.
    Playwrights --Archival resources.

    Other Index Terms Related to this Collection

    Wurtele, Morton G., collector.