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BOX 1-20 Correspondence and Subject Files, 1933-1950 (bulk 1941-1945)
This series forms the bulk of the collection. Significant correspondents include: Marshall Bartholomew, Aaron Copland, Arthur Fiedler, Erich Leinsdorf, Alan Lomax, and Noble Sissle. A number of young musicians and composers wrote to Spivacke concerning their war-time status, including Milton Babbitt, Samuel Barber, Nathan Gottschalk, Miklós Rózsa, David Sackson, William Schuman, and Oscar Shumsky. Many folders contain a single outgoing letter in response to a service memeber request.

Materials consist of correspondence, memoranda, reports, sheet music and music manuscripts, and publications.
Organized in three subseries.
BOX 1-19 General Correspondence and Subject Files, 1933-1950 (bulk 1941-1945)
This subseries consists of Sub-Committee communications with academics, composers and musicians, military personnel, and music publishers regarding participation in the Sub-Committee, rights and permissions, music activities in the field. Also included are music submissions, booklets and pamphlets, and song sheets submitted by publishers, composers, and colleagues.
Arranged alphabetically by organization or correspondent surname.
BOX-FOLDER 1/1 Aaron, Henry, 1943-1949
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 Aaronson, Arthur, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 1/3 Academy of Vocal Arts, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 1/4 Adair, Thomas, 1943
BOX-FOLDER 1/5 Ager, Yellen, & Bornstein, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 1/6 Ahern, J. L., 1942-1943
BOX-FOLDER 1/7 Allen, Warren D., 1942-1943
BOX-FOLDER 1/8 American Amplifier Company, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 1/9 American Library Association - Carl H. Milam, Exec. Secretary, 1941
BOX-FOLDER 1/10 American Red Cross, 1942-1945
BOX-FOLDER 1/11 American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP), 1942-1944
BOX-FOLDER 1/12 Anderson, Dwight, 1945
BOX-FOLDER 1/13 Anderson, Florence, 1942-1943
BOX-FOLDER 1/14 Anderson, Katherine, 1943
BOX-FOLDER 1/15 Angell, Richard, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 1/16 Archive of American Folk Song in the Library of Congress, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 1/17 Arensburg, Charles C., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 1/18 Arkus, Frederick, 1943
BOX-FOLDER 1/19-20 Armed Forces Institute, 1943-1945
BOX-FOLDER 1/21 Armed Forces Master Records Inc., 1943-1946
BOX-FOLDER 1/22 Armed Forces Music Contest, 1942-1943
BOX-FOLDER 1/23 Army Bands, 1941-1942
BOX-FOLDER 1/24 Army Air Forces, 1942, 1946
Includes: Army Air Forces Technical Training Command. "Guide to Physical Training and Athletics" and "Operation Melody"
BOX-FOLDER 1/25 Army Education Branch, Morale Services Division, 1944
BOX-FOLDER 2/1 Army Library Service, 1940
Publication
BOX-FOLDER 2/2 Army Music School Plan, 1941
BOX-FOLDER 2/3 Army Specialist Corps, 1942
Includes: Fort Meade Post, 1942 October 23
BOX-FOLDER 2/4 Army Song Book, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/5 Asbury, Eugene K., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/6 Associated Glee Clubs of America, 1942-1943
Includes: The Keynote, 1942 Fall
BOX-FOLDER 2/7 Athletic and Recreation Conference, New York City, 1944
BOX-FOLDER 2/8 Australia, 1944
BOX-FOLDER 2/9 Babbitt, Milton Byron, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/10 Bachman, Harold, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/11 Bader, Albert E., 1942
Includes: Piano vocal score of Bader's Songs of Liberty
BOX-FOLDER 2/12 Bain, Wilfred C., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/13 Bainum, Glenn C., 1942-1943
BOX-FOLDER 2/14 Baldwin, Joseph S., 1943-1944
BOX-FOLDER 2/15 Ball, Robert, 1943
BOX-FOLDER 2/16 Band leader requirements, 1941
BOX-FOLDER 2/17 Band Training Units - Camp Lee, Virginia/Camp Crowder, Missouri, 1943
BOX-FOLDER 2/18 Bank, Theodore P., 1943
BOX-FOLDER 2/19 Barber, Samuel, 1943
BOX-FOLDER 2/20 Barlow, Samuel, 1944
BOX-FOLDER 2/21 Barrett, Herbert, 1944
Note: Concerns Ruggiero Ricci
BOX-FOLDER 2/22 Barry, David S., 1942-1944
BOX-FOLDER 2/23 Bartholomew, Marshall, 1941-1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/24 Barton, Walter E., 1945-1949
BOX-FOLDER 2/25 Barzin, Leon, 1945
BOX-FOLDER 2/26 Bauer, Marion, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/27 Baughman, C. C., 1943
BOX-FOLDER 2/28 Baughman, Fred C., 1945
BOX-FOLDER 2/29 Beattie, John W., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/30 Beck, Sydney, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/31 Becker, John J., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/32 Beckett, Wheeler, 1943
Includes: Wheeler's "Music in War Plants"
BOX-FOLDER 2/33 Benbow, Spencer D., 1944
BOX-FOLDER 2/34 Benditzky, undated
BOX-FOLDER 2/35 Bennett, Harold H., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/36 Bernstein, Louis, 1943
BOX-FOLDER 2/37 Bernstein, Martin, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/38 Bingham, J. R., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/39 Birnbach, Fred W., 1941-1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/40 Blake, Whitney, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/41 Bolte, Brown, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/42 Bond, H. M., 1941-1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/43 Books for the Adult Blind, 1943
BOX-FOLDER 2/44 Books on Music, 1944
Bibliography
BOX-FOLDER 2/45 Boutwell, William, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/46 Boyd, James, 1944
BOX-FOLDER 2/47 Braslavsky, S. G. Secy., Victory Concerts Committee, Boston, 1942-1943
BOX-FOLDER 2/48 Brendler, Charles, 1942-1943
BOX-FOLDER 2/49 Brent, Earl, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 2/50 Bricken, Carl, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 3/1 British Broadcasting Corporation, 1941-1942
"Music While You Work" report
BOX-FOLDER 3/2 Browman, Carl W., 1943
BOX-FOLDER 3/3-6 Bronson, Howard C., 1941-1947
BOX-FOLDER 3/7 Brown, Fanny, 1944
BOX-FOLDER 3/8 Brown, Francis, 1942-1944
BOX-FOLDER 3/9 Bruinsma, Henry A., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 3/10 Bryson, Lyman, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 3/11 Budget of Fort Bragg project (Bartholomew and Knapp), 1942
BOX-FOLDER 3/12 Burkat, Leonard, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 3/13 Burris-Meyer, Harold, 1943
Includes: "Music in Industry," in Mechanical Engineering, 1943 January
BOX-FOLDER 3/14 Burton, Robert R., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 3/15 Busch, Mrs. Adolf, 1944
BOX-FOLDER 3/16 Buttleman, C. V., 1941-1946
Note: Concerns Music Educators' National Conference
BOX-FOLDER 3/17 Byrnes, Mrs. Eugene, (Alice S.), 1942
BOX-FOLDER 3/18 Cable, Mrs. Arthur G., 1943
BOX-FOLDER 3/19 Callahan, Leonard D., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 3/20 Campbell, George W., 1941-1943
Includes: Songbooks and lyrics
BOX-FOLDER 4/1 Campbell, Milt D., 1943
BOX-FOLDER 4/2 Camp Lee, Virginia, 1943-1944
Includes: Concert program
BOX-FOLDER 4/3 Camp Murphy, Florida, 1943
BOX-FOLDER 4/4 Canby, Edward T., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 4/5 Canterbury, Lewis B., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 4/6 Capitol Radio Wholesalers, undated
BOX-FOLDER 4/7 Capitol Records, Inc., 1942
BOX-FOLDER 4/8 Cappel, C. C., 1942-1943
BOX-FOLDER 4/9 Capra, Frank, 1943
BOX-FOLDER 4/10 Carnegie Corporation, 1942-1946
BOX-FOLDER 4/11 Carpenter, Alfred, undated
BOX-FOLDER 4/12 Carson, Leon, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 4/13 Carter, Alan, 1942-1944
BOX-FOLDER 4/14 Cassaday, Virgil P., 1942
Includes: "Kiwanis Club Singing" in Kiwanis Magazine, 1942 April
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