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James Felton Papers

Abstract

Title:
James Felton Papers
Author/Creator:
Felton, James
Collection number:
03-87-Felton
Size:
6.75 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1968-1971
Inclusive dates:
1916-1971
Collection Area:
Special Collections in Performing Arts
Repository:
Special Collections in Performing Arts, Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library, Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742. Contact the curator: http://www.lib.umd.edu/scpa/contact
Abstract:

James B. Felton (October 9, 1927-October 12, 1999), a Philadelphia-based music critic and composer, gathered the material in this collection in anticipation of a biography of Leopold Stokowski, which he did not complete. This collection covers the period of 1916 to 1971, with the bulk of the materials from 1968 to 1971. It primarily consists of photocopies of newspaper articles, certificates, and correspondence relating to Stokowski. The notebooks contain abstracts of recorded interviews with musicians and various individuals who worked with Stokowski.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

There are no restricted files in this collection.

Preferred citation:

James Felton Papers, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/19428
Publication rights:

Materials from this collection must be used in the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library's Irving and Margery Morgan Lowens Special Collections Room, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday. Please make an appointment with the curator: Vincent J. Novara Tel: 301-314-7614, Email: vnovara@umd.edu

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.