The collection contains the personal papers of Franz A. Ballaseyus, a pianist, organist, conductor, and music teacher, who briefly worked in Honolulu as director of the Oahu College (now Punahou School) music program and the Honolulu Symphony Society. The collection includes documents from Ballaseyus’s naval career, a diploma and marriage certificate, and scrapbooks recording his musical activities. The physical collection is housed in the UHM University Archives & Manuscripts Department.
All items in this collection are believed to be in the public domain. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the University of Hawaii Library as the owner of the physical items.