Guide to the Charles Gilbert Spross Papers, ca. 1907-1982
Table of Contents
- Collection Summary
- Biographical Note
- Scope and Content Note
- Subject Headings
- Administrative Information
- Access and Use
- Encoding Information
- Container List
|Repository:||Archives and Special Collections Library, Vassar College Libraries|
|Creator:||Spross, Charles Gilbert|
|Title:||Charles Gilbert Spross Papers|
|Quantity:||1 box (0.5 cubic feet)|
|Abstract:||Material relating to the life and career of the pianist, accompanist and composer.|
|Forms of Materials:||Scrapbooks, sheet music|
Charles Gilbert Spross (1874-1961) was a pianist, accompanist and composer. He was born in Poughkeepsie, New York, studied under Franz Xavier Scharwenke and Carl V. Lachmund, and traveled the world to accompany a number of opera singers, violinists, and other musicians. He was also a composer.Top
Scope and Content Note
2 scrapbooks along with 4 envelopes of sheet music and biographical material relating to Spross's career as a musician.Top
Access and Use
This collection is open for research according to the regulations of the Vassar College Archives and Special Collections Library without any additional restrictions.
Restrictions on Use
Permission to quote (publish) from unpublished or previously published material must be obtained as described in the regulations of the Vassar College Archives and Special Collections Library.
Encoded by Laura Streett, February 2011.Top
Charles Gilbert Spross Papers, Archives and Special Collections Library, Vassar College Libraries.
Processed by Laura Streett, February 2011.
The scrapbooks and most of the sheet music were a gift of R. Philip Hart, 2010 [M2011-011]. Additional material was transfered from the Vassar College Music Library in 2010 [M2010-011]. A gift of seven pieces of sheet music came from the New England Conservatory in 2015.
There is no container list currently available for this collection.