Drexel, Joseph W. (Joseph William), 1833-1888.

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An American banker and philanthropist, Joseph Drexel collected an extensive library of music, including manuscripts and autographs. The Drexel Collection became the foundation of the Music Division of the New York Public Library.

From the description of Correspondence and bills from J. Sabin & Sons, 1877-1878. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122486364

From the guide to the Correspondence and bills from J. Sabin & Sons, 1877-1878, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.)

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creatorOf Drexel, Joseph W. (Joseph Wilhelm), 1833-1888. [Collection of music belonging to the Drexel family.] New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Drexel, Joseph W. Harmony : text and musical illustrations in ms. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Correspondence and bills from J. Sabin & Sons, 1877-1878 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
creatorOf Drexel, Joseph W. (Joseph Wilhelm), 1833-1888. Correspondence and bills from J. Sabin & Sons, 1877-1878. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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Birth 1833-01-24

Death 1888-03-25

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