Ethel Smyth Collection (1910-1962, bulk 1917-1942)
Ethel Smyth Collection
Smyth, Ethel, 1858-1944
1 Linear Feet (2 manuscript boxes)
The Ethel Smyth collection contains
correspondence with members of the musical community and members of the women's suffrage
movement, drafts of autobiographical work, performance programs and pamphlets, and extensive
diaries by Smyth commenting on personal matters, national and regional politics, composition
and performance, and the lives of her friends. Also contains two sketches of Smyth by an
unknown artist and two books of research notes by Christopher Marie St. John for the
definitive biography of Smyth.
The material is in English.
University of Michigan Library (Special Collections Research Center)