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Edward Bernard Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-102

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains the musical compositions and writings of Edward Bernard. Musical compositions are, for the most part, in an unpublished format, and it is unclear if they were ever performed. Writings include an unpublished manuscript, "Maxie the Genius," as well as a several letters to editors of local newspapers and Nathan Kaganoff, former library director of the American Jewish Historical Society. In addition, there are several self-published pamphlets on topics ranging from sociology to music included in this collection.

Dates

  • undated, 1968-1972

Creator

Language of Materials

The collection is in English.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for researcher use. Please contact us to request access or to make an appointment to view this collection at jhcreference@nehgs.org.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of this collection. For more information contact jhcreference@nehgs.org.

Biographical Note

Edward Bernard was a composer in the Boston area. He also wrote several pamphlets on sociology, religion, politics and music, as well as an unpublished manuscript of a sociological novel entitled, "Maxie the Genius."

Extent

1 linear foot (2 manuscript boxes, 1 oversized folder)

Abstract

Edward Bernard was a composer in the Boston area. He also wrote several pamphlets on sociology, religion, politics and music, as well as an unpublished manuscript of a sociological novel entitled, "Maxie the Genius." This collection contains Edward Bernard's musical compositions and writings, including an unpublished manuscript, "Maxie the Genius," and letters to editors of local newspapers and Nathan Kaganoff, former library director of the American Jewish Historical Society. In addition, there are several self-published pamphlets on topics ranging from sociology to music included in this collection.

Physical Location

Located in Boston, Mass.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Edward Bernard between 1970-1980.

Processing Information

Reprocessed by Stephanie Call, 2011.
Title
Guide to the Edward Bernard Papers, P-102
Author
Reprocessed by Stephanie Call
Date
2011

Repository Details

Part of the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at New England Historic Genealogical Society Repository

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