Margaret Purcell Collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Music by the American composer Margaret Purcell (1914-1991) consisting of autograph manuscripts and related papers. The music is unpublished and is of special interest for the sociological study of women composers in the first half of the twentieth century.

Conditions Governing Access

By appointment: please contact us to arrange an appointment before visiting. This enables us to save you time by having materials ready for you when you arrive. External users wishing to see rare materials will be asked to provide proof of identity.

To make an appointment to access the collection, contact the Head Librarian, Claire Kidwell, c.kidwell@trinitylaban.ac.uk

Website: http://www.trinitylaban.ac.uk/student-experience/student-facilities/libraries/jerwood-library

Address: Jerwood Library of the Performing Arts,Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance,King Charles Court,Old Royal Naval College,Greenwich,London SE10 9JF

Archivist's Note

Created by Jane Ronson (Archives Hub team) using the Archives Hub EAD Editor, April 2015.

Description based on the The Jerwood Library of the Performing Arts Online Catalogue record, with assistance from Emma Greenwood (Librarian, Special Collections and Cataloguing), Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, April 2015.

Conditions Governing Use

Contact the Head Librarian, Claire Kidwell, c.kidwell@trinitylaban.ac.uk