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BOX 64-69, 73, 75-76 Financial Papers, 1899-1957
Royalty statements, business and personal financial records, insurance documents, and tax records.
Arranged first by individual, corporate entity, or estate, then by subject therein.
Harry Von Tilzer
BOX-FOLDER 64/1-2 Check stubs, 1931-1938; 1939-1945
BOX-FOLDER 64/3 Receipts
BOX-FOLDER 64/4 Record of deposits and withdrawals, 1944
BOX-FOLDER 64/5 Royalty statements for Feist & Frankenthaler
BOX-FOLDER 75/1-2 Royalty statements M. Witmark & Sons
BOX-FOLDER 64/6 Taxes, 1928, 1940-1945
Estate of Harry Von Tilzer
BOX-FOLDER 64/7 Memos, summaries, etc.
BOX-FOLDER 64/8 Royalty statements for Bourne, Inc.
BOX-FOLDER 64/9 Royalty statements for Broadway Music Corp.
BOX-FOLDER 64/10 Royalty statements for Shapiro, Bernstein & Co.
BOX-FOLDER 64/11 Estate taxes
BOX-FOLDER 64/12 Income taxes (New York and U.S.), 1946-1951
BOX-FOLDER 64/13 Social security taxes
BOX-FOLDER 65/1 Freeport House, L. I.--Insurance
BOX-FOLDER 65/2 Freeport House, L. I.--Inventory
BOX-FOLDER 65/3 Freeport House, L. I.--Maintenance, 1944-1956
BOX-FOLDER 65/4 Freeport House, L. I.--Mortgages, 1908-1930
BOX-FOLDER 65/5 Freeport House, L. I.--Paid bills, 1946-1957
BOX-FOLDER 65/6 Freeport House, L. I.--Taxes, 1930-1956
BOX-FOLDER 65/7 Freeport House, L. I.--Title and title search, appraisal
Harry Von Tilzer Music Publishing Company
BOX-FOLDER 66/1 ASCAP royalty distributions - Accounts, 1952-1957
BOX-FOLDER 66/2 ASCAP royalty distributions - Statements, 1934-1950
BOX-FOLDER 66/3 ASCAP writer-performance record, 1949-1956
BOX-FOLDER 66/4 Bankruptcy proceedings: Correspondence and notes
BOX-FOLDER 66/5-6 Bankruptcy proceedings: Documents
BOX-FOLDER 66/7 Financial reports, 1923-1924
BOX-FOLDER 66/8 General ledger balance book, 1923-1924
BOX-FOLDER 66/9 Insurance, 1944-1949
BOX-FOLDER 66/10 Inventory of safe, 1946
BOX-FOLDER 66/11 Ledger of mechanical releases, 1918-1922
BOX-FOLDER 66/12 List of broadcast uses (by song), 1943-1946
BOX-FOLDER 66/13 List of synchronization uses, 1938-1951
BOX-FOLDER 73/3 Mechanical royalties ledger, 1924-1928
BOX-FOLDER 66/14 Printing order book, 1935-1943
BOX 75-76 Order book (carbon); entries include name and address, quantity and title ordered, and date, 1922-1924
BOX-FOLDER 67/1-4 Federal and state income taxes, 1918-1951
BOX-FOLDER 67/5 Employer's tax returns, 1937-1942
Jules Von Tilzer
BOX-FOLDER 67/6 Paid bills
BOX-FOLDER 67/7 Social security, 1950-1951
BOX-FOLDER 67/8 Federal and state taxes (incomplete), 1948-1954
H. Harold Gumm
BOX-FOLDER 67/9 Bank statements, 1941-1944
BOX-FOLDER 67/10 Deposit receipts and cancelled checks, 1941-1944
BOX-FOLDER 67/11-12 Insurance: Correspondence, bills, etc.
BOX-FOLDER 67/13 Insurance: Policies (health, auto, etc.)
BOX-FOLDER 68/1 Investments: Broker statements, correspondence, 1936-1940
BOX-FOLDER 68/2-6 Paid bills (correspondence, receipts), 1926-1957, undated
BOX-FOLDER 68/7 Record of deposits and withdrawals, 1941-1942, 1945
BOX-FOLDER 68/8 Record of expenditures regarding producing activities, 1942
BOX-FOLDER 68/9 Savings books and check registers, 1912, 1921, 1935-1936
BOX-FOLDER 68/10 Taxes, 1942, 1946
Goldie & Gumm
BOX-FOLDER 69/1 Accounts payable and receivable
BOX-FOLDER 69/2 Inventory of furniture
BOX-FOLDER 69/3-4 Paid bills, 1949-1952
BOX-FOLDER 69/5-7 Taxes, 1946-1953
BOX 69, 73 Catalog of the Harry Von Tilzer Music Publishing Co.
Catalogs, lists of works, copyright information, and other materials.
BOX-FOLDER 69/6 HVTMPC printed catalogs, some annotated with copyright information
BOX-FOLDER 69/7 Status of HVTMPC catalog as of July 1957
BOX-FOLDER 69/8 Lists of Harry Von Tilzer works published by HVTMPC
BOX-FOLDER 69/9 List of Harry Von Tilzer works published by others
BOX-FOLDER 69/10 Songs published by HVTMPC - ASCAP list
BOX-FOLDER 69/11 Songs published by HVTMPC - Revision of ASCAP list
BOX-FOLDER 69/12 Copyright information for HVTMPC catalog
BOX-FOLDER 69/13 Copyright renewal applications
BOX-FOLDER 69/14 Miscellany
BOX 69 Programs, 1894-1940
Printed programs and newsprint announcements, chiefly about Harry Von Tilzer performances or compositions.
BOX-FOLDER 69/15 1894-1906
BOX-FOLDER 69/16 1909-1929, 1940, undated
BOX 70, 74 Photographs
Portraits and casual photos of Harry Von Tilzer and family members. Also includes miscellaneous photos of other performers.
BOX-FOLDER 70/1, 74/1-7, 74/9 Harry Von Tilzer, alone
BOX-FOLDER 70/2, 74/10 Harry Von Tilzer, with others
BOX-FOLDER 70/3, 74/8 Others, including family members
BOX-FOLDER 70/4-5 Male performers (identified and unidentified)
BOX-FOLDER 70/6-7 Female performers (identified and unidentified)
BOX-FOLDER 70/8-9 Groups of performers (identified and unidentified)
BOX-FOLDER 70/10 Child performers
BOX 71-72 Clippings, 1900-1959
Arranged by subject or decade.
BOX-FOLDER 71/1 Harry Von Tilzer
Writings, biographical materials, and obituaries
BOX-FOLDER 71/2 Obituary notices for William V. Goldie
BOX-FOLDER 71/3 Notices regarding Dolph Singer
BOX-FOLDER 71/4 Articles on estate settlements
BOX-FOLDER 71/5 1900-1909
BOX-FOLDER 71/6-7 1920-1929
BOX-FOLDER 71/8-10 1930-1939
BOX-FOLDER 72/1-3 1940-1949
BOX-FOLDER 72/4-5 1950-1959
The following complete issues were also included, but had crumbled beyond legibility: The Billboard (Special souvenir issue, 1894-1950; Sept. 2, 1957)
New York Daily News (April 16, 1948)
Variety (July 31, 1957; Oct. 9, 1957; Oct. 23, 1957; TV film commercials produced since Jan. 1, 1957).
BOX 70, 73 Miscellany
Artwork, publicity materials, and publications.
Artwork
BOX-FOLDER 73/4 Cartoons: "Birth of a Song" by Paul Carruth and Joseph R. Fliesler (signed) and "Seems Like Yesterday" by C. Kessler
BOX-FOLDER 73/4 Clipping: The Philadelphia Inquirer, July 30, 1939, illustrating "She's Only a Bird in a Gilded Cage" with slides from an early nickelodeon accompaniment of the song
BOX-FOLDER 73/5 Placemats: "Claytoon" illustrations of Harry Von Tilzer songs from a series entitled "The Gay Nineties" by the Sass-Dorne Studios of Hollywood, California
Publicity - HVTMPC
BOX-FOLDER 70/11 "A Tribute to Harry Von Tilzer"
Printed flyer
BOX-FOLDER 70/12 List of on-air plugs, 1936-1939
BOX-FOLDER 70/13 Notes for "The Silver Anniversary of the Silver Haired Composer Harry Von Tilzer"
Manuscript
Publications
BOX-FOLDER 70/14 Pamphlets, booklets, flyers, etc.
BOX-FOLDER 70/15 Spaeth, Sigmund. Read 'Em and Weep: The Songs You Forgot to Remember. New York/Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1927.
BOX-FOLDER 70/16 Proposal for "The International Ice Frolics"
Typescript
BOX-FOLDER 70/17 Miscellany

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