Folder Mss 065 - Bebe Landis Collection

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Bebe Landis Collection


  • 1963-1975 (Creation)

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.5 lft; one document box

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Archival history

Bebe Landis acquired these while performing in a semi-professional community group in Worcester, MA in the 1970s.

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The collection consists of one script of The Student Gypsy dated March 1971, one script of Christy, and several music arrangements from the shows acquired by Bebe Landis during performances.

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The collection is in original order.

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Conditions governing access

All material is open to the public without restriction. Copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions.

Conditions governing reproduction

The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to the Great American Songbook Foundation. Music written prior to 1923 is in the public domain. For more information, please consult the staff of the Library & Archives.

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  • English

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Rick Besoyan Papers at the New York Public Library

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Cite as: Bebe Landis Collection, MSS 065, The Great American Songbook Foundation.

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Archivist's note

Preliminary inventory created by archivist Lisa Lobdell November 2, 2020. Processing completed by Elisabeth Hedges, January 2024.

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