Collection A2011-016 - David Hummel Collection of Sound Recordings

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US.INSON A2011-016

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David Hummel Collection of Sound Recordings


  • 1920 - 1960 (Publication)


2 linear feet; 3 boxes

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CDs and LPs of Broadway cast recordings and various artists from the 1920s-1960s.

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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.

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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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Received from David Hummel in Carmel, Indiana on August 15, 2011.

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David Hummel donated his personal collection of books and sound recordings to the Library of Congress in 2006. Our collection consists of duplicates from the Library of Congress donation.

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  • Citation: David Hummel Collection of Sound Recordings, The Great American Songbook Foundation.

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AtoM description created by Ashlee James, November 2017.

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