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Miscellaneous Biographical, 1918-2014


Scope and Contents

Series 3. Miscellaneous Biographical, 1918-2014, consists of files on personal and family history including 8 files about his father John Branca, multiple "bio" files that in some cases overlap with his press kits (including resumes, lists of works, reviews, etc.), miscellaneous IDs, 2 scrapbooks compiled by his parents on his early theater and musical activities, address books, high school and college yearbooks, and daily ephemera such as warranties for his appliances, New York voting instructions, a petition against George W. Bush's inauguration, health insurance pamphlets, and ads for equipment of interest. Series also includes an envelope Branca kept with a few of his hairs.


  • 1918-2014


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. 2 files have been restricted to protect third party privacy.


From the Collection: 68.6 Linear Feet (85 boxes, 14 oversize boxes)

From the Collection: 1909.49 (approximate) Gigabytes (124 optical disks, 44 digital audio tapes, 135 floppy disks )

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

From the Collection: Italian

From the Collection: French

From the Collection: Spanish; Castilian

From the Collection: German

Library Details

Part of the Music Library Repository

Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Drive
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US