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PITTSBURGH MUSIC - ARCHIVAL MATERIAL

 

CHARLES N. BOYD (1875-1937)

qr 780.973 B66s volumes 21-25, 1908-1909

Location: Oliver Room


FINDING LIST

Volume 21

Scrapbook H
Notation by Charles Boyd: "Complete and Indexed May 7, 1908."

  1. Art Society program, January 3, 1907.

  2. Pamphlet titled: "Concerning the Necessity for a Downtown Convention and Music Hall" in which is an extract from last report of the Orchestra Committee of the Art Society, May 1, 1906.This pamphlet contains a letter from Emil Paur, Conductor of the Pittsburgh Orchestra, and a letter from George H. Wilson, Manager of the Pittsburgh Orchestra.

  3. Flyer titled "Pittsburgh Orchestra" contains comments by the Press of cities outside Pittsburgh, November 1906 about performances in, e.g. Cincinnati, Cleveland, Buffalo and Indianapolis.

  4. News clippings about music and musicians in Pittsburgh and elsewhere.

Volume 22

Scrapbook I
Notation by Charles Boyd: "Complete and Indexed July 12, 1908."

News clippings about music and musicians primarily outside the Pittsburgh area and abroad.

Volume 23

Scrapbook K
Notation by Charles Boyd: "Complete and Indexed April 5, 1909."

  1. News item noting the groundbreaking by Samuel B. McCormick, Chancellor of Western University of Pennsylvania for the School of Mines building - the first of the group of greater university buildings. (Year is 1908, but exact date is obscured.)

  2. News clippings about music and musicians primarily outside the Pittsburgh area and abroad.

Volume 24

Scrapbook L
Notation by Charles Boyd: "Complete and Indexed July 6, 1908."

News clippings about music and musicians primarily outside the Pittsburgh area and abroad.

Volume 25

Scrapbook M
Notation by Charles Boyd: "Complete and Indexed May 4, 1908."

  1. News clippings and programs about music and musicians primarily outside the Pittsburgh area and abroad.

  2. Clipping of note by William Archer in London Tribune about the panorama of Pittsburgh he viewed during a recent visit to the city; dated 12/31/07.