The collection consists of correspondence, articles, newspaper clippings, pamphlets, manuscripts, books and photographs.
Dr. Jan Lowenbach (1880-1972) was a native of Czechoslovakia who resided in the United States from 1941 until his death in
1972. He was a Czech music critic, writer and attorney. The papers contain information on persons such as Bedrich Smetana,
Antonin Dvorak, Leos Janacek, Max Brod, and Bohuslav Martinu. The papers also include newspaper clippings, autographed scores
from composers, and personal papers of Lowenbach.
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This collection is open for research.