Collection Man-Mus - Collections relating to music, chiefly in Manchester

Identity area

Reference code

Man-Mus

Title

Collections relating to music, chiefly in Manchester

Date(s)

  • 1864-1996 (Creation)

Level of description

Collection

Extent and medium

36 files

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Archival history

Collection started January 2003 to draw together miscellaneous items donated to the RNCM and its predecessor institutions which broadly relate to musical life in Manchester during the lifetime of the Colleges or to notable figures with College connections.

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Scope and content

Artificial collection of miscellaneous items given to the College reflecting aspects of musical life in the Greater Manchester area. Includes photographs of Manchester Womens' Orchestra, autograph books, letters from Charles Halle to a number of correspondents, letters and papers of other composers and musicians.

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Ongoing

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In order of accession or retrieval.

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Conditions governing access

Open

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GB1179

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Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

WickhaS, 25/02/2003. Revised by Roberthe, 21/12/2011.

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