Finding Aid for the Bessie Herbert Frankel Papers, 1905-1959

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UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Bessie Herbert Frankel Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1905-1959
Collection number: 477
Creator: Frankel, Bessie Herbert (Bartlett), d. 1959
Extent: 7 boxes (3.5 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
Abstract: Bessie Herbert (Bartlett) Frankel was a founder of the California Federation of Music Clubs and served in various offices of the Federation at the state and national level. She was also active in various music organizations in Southern California and a founder of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra and the Hollywood Community Chorus. The collection consists of correspondence and scrapbooks.
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of 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 the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Bessie Herbert Frankel Papers (Collection 477). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of correspondence and scrapbooks.

Indexing Terms

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

Subjects

Frankel, Bessie Herbert (Bartlett), d. 1959--Archives.
Women musicians--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.
Women composers--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.


Container List

 

Papers ca. 1905-1959

Creator/Collector: Frankel, Bessie Herbert (Bartlett), d.1959
Physical Description: (7 boxes and 1 flat box, unarranged)

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence and scrapbooks relating to her career as a musician, composer, and friend of music. Mrs. Frankel was a founder of the California Federation of Music Clubs and served in various offices of the Federation at the state and national level. She was active in various music organizations in Southern California and a founder of the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra and the Hollywood Community Chorus.