Summary


Overview

Creator:

Hall, James S., 1899-

Title:

James S. Hall Collection of George Frideric Handel

Dates:

1714-1968 (mostly 1946-1968)

Size:

7 linear feet, 11 boxes, 28 volumes, one oversize folder

Call number:

C0640

Storage note:

This collection is stored at Firestone Library and Firestone Library.

This collection is stored onsite at Firestone Library. Series I, Manuscripts of Handel’s Works and Works by Contemporary Composers, is stored in special vault facilities.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Location:

Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
One Washington Road
Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA

Language(s) of material:

English and German.


Abstract

Consists (primarily) of manuscripts of works by Handel and his contemporaries but also of correspondence and subject files gathered by James S. Hall, the English surgeon who collected the manuscripts.