Columbia University Archives

Jack Beeson papers, 1933-2010

Series II: Biographical Materials, 1939-2010

This series contains materials that include biographical information on or related to Beeson: yearbooks, awards, published interviews, obituaries, and programs for his memorial concert at Columbia University.

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Box 2 Yearbook, 1939

Box 2 Yearbook, 1944

Box 2 Published interviews, 1979, 1994, 2002

Box 73 Recorded interview, 1999

("Live from Lincoln Center: Beverly Sills interview composer Jack Beeson and librettist Kenward Elmslie")

Box 73 Recorded interview, 2008

(from ASCAP Living Video Archive)

Box 2 Awards, 2009-2010

Box 2 Obituaries, 2010

Box 2 Memorial service pamphlets, 2010

Box 2 Letter (from Miranda Beeson to Alice M. Ditson Fund), 2010