Olin Downes papers, Series 6. Reviews by Other Critics

Olin Downes papers, Series 6. Reviews by Other Critics

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Downes, Olin, 1886-1955
Title: Olin Downes papers, Series 6. Reviews by Other Critics
Dates: 1901-1919
Quantity: 1.2 Linear feet (3 boxes)
Coll. Number: ms688.series6

Biographical/Historical Note

Olin Downes (1886-1955) was an American music critic with the Boston Post (1906-1924) and the New York Times (1924-1955).

Scope and Content Note

The Reviews by Other Critics consist of newspaper clippings of music reviews by other critics collected by Olin Downes from 1901-1919. Reviews are mainly from New York and Boston newspapers, and are written by Philip Hale, James Gibbons Huneker, and H.E. Krehbiel.


The materials are arranged primarily in chronological order.

This finding aid represents just one portion of the Olin Downes papers, which all together consists of correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, printed materials, articles, music manuscripts, and lectures.

Index Terms

Music critics--United States.
Music--United States--History and criticism.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Olin Downes papers, Series 6. Reviews by Other Critics, ms688.series6, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Music Criticism, 1901
2Music Criticism, 1902
3Music Criticism, 1903
4Music Criticism, 1904
5Music Criticism, 1905
6Music Criticism, 1906
7Music Criticism, 1911
8Music Criticism, 1917
9Music Criticism, 1918 February
10Music Criticism, 1918 March
11Music Criticism, 1918 April
12Music Criticism, 1918 May
13Music Criticism, 1918 August & October
14Music Criticism, 1918 November
15Music Criticism, 1918 December
21Music Criticism, 1919 January
2Music Criticism, 1919 February
3Music Criticism, 1919 March
4Music Criticism, 1919 April
5Music Criticism, 1919 May
6Music Criticism, 1919 May
7Music Criticism, 1919 June
8Music Criticism, 1919 July
31-8Philip Hale