- 1920 - 1996
Scope and Contents
The collection contains Herb Shultz's personal papers, including a 1920 Columbia Graphophone stock certificate, personal correspondence (1942-1996), playbills (1975-1992), newspaper clippings, and obituaries of jazz performers. There are also individual files on Duke Ellington, Ebubie Blake, Bessie Smith, and Alberta Hunter containing newspaper clippings, programs, and magazine articles. There is concert ephemera from Vassar College, as well as, audiocassette interviews (1951) of Louis Armstrong and Stan Kenton.
1.13 cubic feet
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for use.
Language of Materials
- Kristiana Weseloh
Part of the Institute of Jazz Studies Repository
185 University Avenue
John Cotton Dana Library
Newark New Jersey 07102 United States