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John Merrill Knapp Papers

Abstract

Title:
John Merrill Knapp Papers
Author/Creator:
Knapp, J. Merrill
Collection number:
99-57-PAL
Size:
6.00 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1979-1991
Inclusive dates:
1953-1995
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:

John Merrill Knapp (1914-1993) was an active music educator, editor, and writer, primarily in the area of opera and the works of Handel. Throughout his career he served as Chairman of the Department of Music at Princeton University, as well as Dean of the college. His collection consists primarily of professional correspondence and writings, specifically relating to his manuscript Handels Later Operas. Other materials include General professional writings, ephemera, two floppy disks, and photocopied scores related to Knapps work as an educator, editor, and writer.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

There are no restricted files in this collection.

Preferred citation:

John Merrill Knapp Papers, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/21207
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: 301.405.9220, Email: vnovara@umd.edu

Status:

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