Scope and Contents
The Helen Wright Papers consist primarily of correspondence written to Wright by her piano teachers Myra Hess (1890-1965) and Teresa Carreño (1853-1917). The Papers also contain signed photographs of Hess and Carreño, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous items.
- 1906-1954 (inclusive)
Language of Materials
Materials chiefly in English.
Conditions Governing Access
The Papers are open to researchers by appointment. There are no restricted materials in the collection. Please contact the Special Collections staff to schedule an appointment.
Conditions Governing Use
The Helen Wright Papers are the physical property of the Irving S. Gilmore Music Library of Yale University. Copyrights belong to the composers and authors, or their legal heirs and assigns.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Helen Wright Papers were established in the Music Library of Yale University by Mrs. Arnold Hall, ca. 1961.
In 4 series as follows: I. Correspondence. II. Miscellaneous items. III. Photographs. IV. Printed matter.
0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)
The Helen Wright Papers consist primarily of letters from Myra Hess and Teresa Carreño. They also contain photographs, clippings, and miscellaneous items.
- The Helen Wright Papers
- Edited Full Draft
- Compiled by Dorothée Recordon
- Description rules
- Finding Aid Prepared According To Local Music Library Descriptive Practices
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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