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Leventhal, Harold, 1919-2005

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1919-05-24 - 2008-10-04

Harold Leventhal was an American music manager. His career began as a song plugger for Irving Berlin and then Benny Goodman where he connected with a new artist Frank Sinatra booking him as a singer for a Benny Goodman event.

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Harold Leventhal proletarian archive, 1900 - 1975

 Collection
Identifier: 2006.003.1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: This archive, and its accompanying library, were acquired by Guy Logsdon, then Library Director, in 1977. It is ascribed to Harold Leventhal, who was a folk music manager, handling such musicians as the Weavers, Woody Guthrie, Peter, Paul and Mary and Joan Baez. This archive includes an selection of correspondence of the noted activist Ammon Hennacy as well as biographical materials.
Dates: 1900 - 1975

Harold Leventhal proletarian archive, 1885-1978

 Collection
Identifier: 2006-003
Scope and Contents This archive, and its accompanying library, were acquired by Guy Logsdon, then Library Director, in 1977. It is ascribed to Harold Leventhal, who was a folk music manager, handling such musicians as the Weavers, Woody Guthrie, Peter, Paul and Mary and Joan Baez. This archive includes an selection of correspondence of the noted activist Ammon Hennacy as well as biographical materials.
Dates: 1885 - 1978; Majority of material found within 1902 - 1975

Harold Leventhal proletarian library, 1885 - 1978

 Collection
Identifier: 2006.003
Scope and Contents 363 titles have been separated and have been cataloged separately. Search for these in the library's catalog with the subject heading of "Harold Leventhal proletarian library".
Dates: 1885 - 1978