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Address Lists and Address Books, 1940-1961 (continued)
Address Books, 1942-1959, undated (continued)
BOX-FOLDER 35/15 Addresses (loose pages A-Z) - various cities, undated
BOX-FOLDER 35/16 Addresses (loose pages A-Z), undated
BOX-FOLDER 35/17 Washington, D.C. addresses (loose pages), 1943
BOX 36-40 Notebooks, 1932-1961
(70 folders)
Notebooks (disassembled and intact) containing specific subject content, secretarial and stenographer notes, or other general notes that highlight the daily office operations of the National Negro Opera Company and related organizations in which Mary Cardwell Dawson was involved.
Arranged alphabetically by type of material.
BOX-FOLDER 36/1 Appointments, receipts and expenses, undated
BOX-FOLDER 36/2 Cash flow records and payments, 1956
BOX-FOLDER 40/3 Checkbook number 1, 1958-1960
BOX-FOLDER 40/4 Checkbook number 2, 1958-1961
BOX-FOLDER 36/3 Chorus members addresses, undated
BOX-FOLDER 36/4 Draft letters, undated
BOX-FOLDER 36/5 Draft letters, 1956
BOX-FOLDER 36/6 Draft letters (spiral stenographic notebook), undated
BOX-FOLDER 36/7 Draft letters; sponsor lists; notes from meetings (stenographic notebook), undated
BOX-FOLDER 36/8 Expense records. Black S.E. ledger, 1941
BOX-FOLDER 36/9 Expense records. Gray S.E. ledger, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 36/10 Expense records. Miscellaneous (brown marbled notebook), 1948
BOX-FOLDER 36/11 Expense records. Miscellaneous (brown spiral notebook), 1947, 1949
BOX-FOLDER 36/12 Financial ledger, 1943
BOX-FOLDER 36/13 Financial ledger, 1946-1948
BOX-FOLDER 36/14 Leave records. (green cloth notebook), 1943
BOX-FOLDER 36/15 Members of the Development Committee. Address list, undated
BOX-FOLDER 40/6 Membership fees notebook, 1954
BOX-FOLDER 40/7 Membership list, receipts/disbursements and a dinner report, 1939-1940; 1951
Notebook includes a membership list (page 4); receipts and disbursements accounts (page 50); and a dinner report from 1951 (page 14).
BOX-FOLDER 40/8 Membership lists and financial records, 1949
BOX-FOLDER 36/16 Money receipt books (4), 1944, 1950, 1955 and 1959-1961
BOX-FOLDER 37/1 Music notebook, undated
BOX-FOLDER 37/2 Notebook. Addresses, undated
BOX-FOLDER 37/3 Notebook. Assignments (B. Edwards), undated
BOX-FOLDER 40/2 Notebook. Cash accounts ledger, 1947
BOX-FOLDER 40/1 Notebook. NNOC Campaign Fund, 1960
BOX-FOLDER 37/4 Notebook. National Negro Opera Company Foundation (Barbara Edwards' notebook), undated
Notebook belonging to Barbara Edwards.
BOX-FOLDER 37/5 Notebook. Notes by Barbara Edwards, June 20, 1950
BOX-FOLDER 40/9 Notebook. Miscellaneous notes, 1932
BOX-FOLDER 37/6 Notebook. Miscellaneous, including poem Opportunity, undated
BOX-FOLDER 37/7 Notebook. Scripture notes, June 20, 1950
BOX-FOLDER 37/8 Notebook. Big 25 composition - Miscellaneous notes, 1955
BOX-FOLDER 37/9 Notebook. Black composition book - Miscellaneous notes, undated
BOX-FOLDER 37/10 Notebook. Improved compact binder - Miscellaneous notes, undated
BOX-FOLDER 37/11 Notebook. Premier composition binder - Miscellaneous notes, undated
BOX-FOLDER 37/12 Notebook. Riteform binder - Miscellaneous notes, undated
BOX-FOLDER 37/13 Notebook. Spiral composition binder - Miscellaneous notes, undated
BOX-FOLDER 37/14 Notebook. unbound pages - Miscellaneous notes, undated
BOX-FOLDER 37/15 Notebook. Bound notebook (cover missing) - Miscellaneous notes, 1941
BOX-FOLDER 37/16 Notebook. unbound pages - Miscellaneous notes, undated
BOX-FOLDER 37/17 Notebook. unbound pages - Miscellaneous notes, undated
BOX-FOLDER 37/18 Notebook. Aida notes (Weekly time book), undated
BOX-FOLDER 38/1 Notebooks (2). Ouanga expenses, 1956
BOX-FOLDER 38/2 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania mailing list, 1940s
BOX-FOLDER 40/10 Receipts book, 1953, 1958-1959
BOX-FOLDER 38/3 Records. City vocal contest, Salem Methodist Church, 1945
BOX-FOLDER 38/4 Report for cash. Ledger, 1945
BOX-FOLDER 38/5 Secretarial notebook. Ledger, undated
Notebook belonging to Juanita Walker.
BOX-FOLDER 38/6 Secretarial notebooks. Draft letters and lists, undated
BOX-FOLDER 38/7-11 Secretarial notebooks. Shorthand, undated
BOX-FOLDER 38/12-14 Secretarial notebooks (3). Shorthand exercises, undated
BOX-FOLDER 39/1 Small blue notebook. Miscellaneous contact data, undated
BOX-FOLDER 39/2 Stenographer's notebook, 1950
Notebook belonging to Rita Maria Carrington.
BOX-FOLDER 39/3 Telephone directories (4), undated
BOX-FOLDER 39/4 Telephone log, 1956
BOX-FOLDER 39/5 Telephone log, undated
BOX-FOLDER 39/6 Telephone log and miscellaneous notes, undated
BOX-FOLDER 39/7 Ticket accounts (book), 1944
BOX-FOLDER 39/8 Ticket accounts (book), 1948
BOX-FOLDER 39/9 Ticket orders (book), undated
BOX-FOLDER 39/10 Ticket orders to fill - opera, undated
BOX-FOLDER 39/11 Ticket report notebook, 1933
BOX-FOLDER 40/5 Ticket report notebook. Madison Square Garden members report, 1934
BOX-FOLDER 39/12 Ticket sales notebooks, 1943, 1948 and 1951
BOX 41-43 Music, 1879-1961
(15 folders)
Includes manuscripts, printed music, script fragments and synopses.
Arranged alphabetically by composer.
BOX-FOLDER 41/1 Andrews, Ismay.
Tradition; song for mixed voices. New York: Handy Brothers Music Co., 1946.
Printed score; 16 p.
Words and music by Ismay Andrews.
Four copies.
BOX-FOLDER 41/1 Aylward, Florence.
Beloved, it is morn; for voice and organ/piano. New York: Chappell & Co., 1896.
Printed score; 3 p.
Words by Emily Hickey; music by Florence Aylward.
BOX-FOLDER 41/1 Bach, Johann Sebastian.
Bist du bei mir; for voice and piano. New York: G. Schirmer, Inc., 1943.
Printed score; 5 p.
Music by J. S. Bach; piano accompaniment by Carl Deis.
Original German text anonymous. Translation and sacred text by Margaret Bristol.
BOX-FOLDER 41/1 Berlin, Irving.
God bless America; arranged for mixed voices and piano. New York: Irving Berlin, Inc., 1939.
Printed score; 7 p.
Words and music by Irving Berlin; arranged for mixed voices by Charles Boutelle.
BOX-FOLDER 41/1 Bischoff, J. W.
The Summer wind; for voice and piano. Boston: Arthur P. Schmidt Co., 1906.
Printed score; 7 p.
Music by J. W. Bischoff; words by Walter Learned.
BOX-FOLDER 41/2 Bizet, Georges.
Carmen; opera in four acts. Boston: C. C. Birchard & Company, 1927.
Printed score (Chorus parts only); 53 p.
Music by Georges Bizet; original text by H. Meilhac and L. Halevy; English words by Sybil Paget and J. Lilian Vandevere.
Three copies.
BOX-FOLDER 41/3 Buck, Dudley.
Golden legend. My Redeemer and my Lord, Scene V; for voice and piano. Cincinnati: John Church Company, 1908.
Printed score; 9 p.
Music by Dudley Buck; text taken from a poem by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
BOX-FOLDER 41/3 Burleigh, H. T.
Little David, play on your harp; negro spiritual, arranged for voice and piano. New York: G. Ricordi & Co., 1921.
Printed score; 6 p.
Arranged by H. T. Burleigh.
BOX-FOLDER 41/3 Burleigh, H. T.
Little mother of mine; for voice and piano. New York: G. Ricordi & Co., 1917.
Printed score; 6 p. (incomplete, pages missing)
Music by H. T. Burleigh; words by Walter H. Brown.
BOX-FOLDER 41/3 Burleigh, H. T.
Sinner. Please doan let dis harves' pass; negro spiritual, arranged for voice and piano. New York: G. Ricordi & Co., 1917.
Printed score; 5 p.
Arranged by H. T. Burleigh.
BOX-FOLDER 41/3 Cain, Noble.
The King of love my shepherd is; anthem arranged for two choirs (SATB) and piano. New York: Harold Flammer Publisher, Inc., 1948.
Printed score; 10 p.
Adapted from an ancient Irish melody by Noble Cain; psalm as verse by Henry W. Baker.
BOX-FOLDER 41/3 Cain, Noble.
O Lord, don't turn away; for chorus (SATB), A Cappella and rehearsal piano accompaniment. [S.l.: Choral Press, Inc.], 1961.
Printed score; 10 p.
Music by Noble Dain; words by Philip Maxwell.
BOX-FOLDER 41/3 Campbell, Lucie E.
Jesus give me water; for solo voice, chorus and piano. Nashville, Tennessee: E. W. D. Isaac, 1946.
Printed score; 5 p.
Words and music by Lucie E. Campbell.
BOX-FOLDER 41/3 Campbell-Tipton, Louis.
A Spirit flower song; for four-part chorus (mixed voices) and piano. New York: G. Schirmer, Inc., 1936.
Printed score; 7 p.
Music by Louis Campbell-Tipton; words by B. Martin Stanton.
Arrangement by Wallingford Riegger.
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