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Finding Aid for the Albert Goldberg Collection of scrapbooks and clippings , 1925-1986
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Albert Goldberg Collection of scrapbooks and clippings,
    Date (inclusive): 1925-1986
    Collection number: 10
    Creator: Goldberg, Albert
    Extent: 20 boxes (10 linear ft.)
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: This collection consists of scrapbooks and clippings of concert reviews, other printed articles, and materials relating to the Illinois WPA Music Project
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Performing Arts Special Collections for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Performing Arts Special Collections. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to Performing Arts Special Collections Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Performing Arts Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Albert Goldberg Collection of scrapbooks and clippings, 10, Performing Arts Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Biography

    Albert Levi Goldberg was born on June 2, 1898 in Shenandoah, Iowa, attended Univ. of Nebraska (1915-16) and Chicago Music College (1920-22); M. Music, Gunn School of Music, 1923; also studied privately; became music critic of Chicago herald examiner, 1925-36; served as Illinois State Director of the Federal Music Project in the Works Progress Administration (WPA), 1935-43; music critic, Chicago tribune (1943-47) and Los Angeles times (1947-65); lecturer, UCLA, beginning in 1948; became music staff writer in 1965 and critic emeritus the following year at the L.A. times; contributed articles to music periodicals.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of scrapbooks and clippings of concert reviews, other printed articles by Goldberg, and materials relating to the Illinois WPA Music Project, including a letter, report, program, pamphlet, and posters.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Goldberg, Albert, 1898- --Archives.
    Music critics--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
    Federal Music Project (U.S.)

    Related Material

    The sounding board [oral history transcript] / Albert Goldberg, interviewee. UCLA Oral History Department interview, c1988. Available at Dept. of Special Collections, UCLA.