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Personal papers of Milton Steinhardt

Call Number: PP 45


Steinhardt taught Music History at the University of Kansas from 1951-1975. This collection contains research, microfilm, yearbooks, slides, and audiotapes.


  • Creation: 1951 - 1975


Conditions Governing Access

These materials are stored in the KU Annex off-site storage area.

All researchers interested in reviewing this material must consult Spencer Research Library Public Services staff (785-864-4334 or, 9-5 M-F CST) no less than three days in advance of a planned visit. Be advised that drop-in requests for this material cannot be accommodated.

Conditions Governing Use

Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.

Biography of Milton Steinhardt

Steinhardt received his B.Mus. in 1936, his M.Mus. in 1937, and his Ph.D. in 1950, all from New York. He joined the faculty of KU in 1951, reaching full Professor status in 1960. He retired in 1975.


3 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

Language of Materials


Physical Location

PP 45

Physical Location

Annex (Contact Spencer Library Public Services)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Mrs. Milton Steinhardt, 1994.

Related Materials

Consult library staff regarding the availability of related photographs, biographical files, and scrapbooks.

Guide to the Milton Steinhardt Collection
Personal papers of Milton Steinhardt
Finding aid prepared by ad, 2005. Finding aid encoded by ad, 2005. Finding aid revised by mwh, 2021.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
Finding aid permalink
Preferred citation
Personal papers of Milton Steinhardt, University Archives, PP 45, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas

Repository Details

Part of the University of Kansas. Kenneth Spencer Research Library Repository

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