Scope: Music Division clipping files date from the early part of the 20th century until the year 2000 when staff ceased clipping activity. Occasionally files will have clippings from the late 19th century (the result of gifts). In the 1960s the Music Division absorbed NBC Inc.'s clipping file, making the period from 1930 until the 1950s particularly plentiful.
Organization: Clipping files in the Music Division are divided into two series:
All Subject clippings files are listed in the online catalog. To browse, one can do a Call Number search in the classic catalog for: M-Clippings (Subjects).
There is an inventory of the Names portion of the file: http://legacycatalog.nypl.org/record=b18275085~S1
Call numbers (you must include the either the word names or subjects):
M-Clippings (Names) or: