Otto Janowitz papers, 1920-1987.


Otto Janowitz papers, 1920-1987.

Collection consists of memorabilia related to his life and work, including music scores, writings and lecture notes, correspondence, clippings, photographs, catalogs and recital programs.

2.3 linear feet (5 boxes).



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