Collection OR - Oscar Rothschild Papers

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GB GB1179 OR


Oscar Rothschild Papers


  • 1913-1930s (Creation)

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7 series; 19 volumes

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Biographical history

Oscar Rothschild was apparently a "cultured musician and a long-time friend" of the RMCM. Nothing much has been recorded about him.

Archival history

Purchased by the Council of the Royal Manchester College of Music from the executors of the late Oscar Rothschild for

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Many volumes stamped "Oscar Rothschild, 19 Broadway, Withington" Manuscripts on a number of topics, annotated and ?prepared for publication [no record of publication found].

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None expected

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Dates of creation revision deletion

WickhaS, 21/10/2003




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