Scope and Content of Collection
The Harold Bachman papers cover the period from 1918 to 1971; the bulk dates of the material are 1942-1945. There is only one series and it contains documents relating to Bachman's work as a bandleader in the Army during World War II. It includes professional memos and instruction guides, clippings, correspondence, and one cassette tape. Papers pertaining to offices Bachman held for ABA, are kept in the American Bandmasters Association records.