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Howard Serwer papers

 Collection 0144-SCPA
Howard Serwer (1928-2000) joined the University of Maryland in 1968, and was a member of the Board of Directors and Vice President of the Georg-Friedrich-Handel-Gesellschaft from 1968 to 1995. Serwer, along with Paul Traver, was one of the driving forces behind the 1975 Handel Festival held in Washington, DC. His collection consists of chronological files of composers, files, tapes and microfilm related to Handel, books, scores and anthologies, and journal articles. This collection is unprocessed; an inventory is available upon request.

Dates

  • 1928-2000

Use and Access to Collection

There are no restricted files in this collection.

Extent

24 Linear Feet

Related Material

American Handel Society records, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland Libraries. (finding aid)

Jacob Coopersmith collection of Handeliana, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland Libraries. (finding aid)

John Merril Knapp papers, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland Libraries. (finding aid)

Mrs. Shippen sheet music collection, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland Libraries. (finding aid)

Paul Traver papers, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland Libraries. (finding aid)
Title
Howard Serwer papers
Status
Abstract
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Library Details

Part of the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library

Contact:
University of Maryland Libraries
8270 Alumni Drive
College Park MD 20742 United States