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American Society of Music and Fine Arts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 109

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a scrapbook containing clippings, meeting minutes, invitations, and event announcements.

Dates

  • 1934-1964

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Use

No known restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

The American Society of Music and Fine Arts was founded by violinist and critic Elena de Sayn in 1934, for the purpose of promoting knowledge and appreciation of music and fine arts, and assembling together artists and patrons of the arts. Originally called the Slavic American Society of Music and Fine Arts, the group voted unanimously to change its name in 1943.

Extent

0.25 Linear feet

1 Boxes

Arrangement

Processed without series.

Custodial History

Provenance unknown.

Processing Information

Basic archival procedures were used at the time of processing.

Title
American Society of Music and Fine Arts
Subtitle
An inventory of American Society of Music and Fine Arts at DC Public Library
Author
Finding aid prepared by Rachel Telford.
Date
2007-04
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The People's Archive, MLK Library Repository

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