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Scope and Contents This collection includes the company records including album files, royalties records, financial records, and photographs from 1966-1982. The album files include correspondence with retailers and theatre organists, press photographs, copyright records, purchase orders, profit and loss statements, packing slips, and original album review manuscripts written by Stu Green of the American Theatre Organ Society. Notable theatre organists maintained by Doric Records are Sidney Torch, Tiny James,...
Scope and Contents A small collection of Don Dumler's programs, photographs, promotional materials from St. Patrick's Cathedral, and a jacket.
Scope and Contents The Clifford Edge Printed Materials and Photographs collection consists of the photographs and papers of Clifford Edge from approximately 1971-2005. The collection provides a particularly strong insight into the major publications available to organ enthusiasts across this time period. Included in the collection are photographs taken by Clifford Edge, programs and brochures related to American Theatre Organ Society chapters and events, several selections of newsletters and periodicals geared...
Content Description Donation: Photos from the dedication of the Mildred Andrews Boggess Memorial Organ, October 25th - 26th of 1999. Photos from (maybe) the opening of Catlett, September 13th - 15th, 1998; On Loan: Copy of Marcel Dupré's score "Evocation: Poème Symphonique pour Orgue" with markings and notations from Pierre Cochereau. "Pierre Cochereau (1959) gave me this music which he used at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. The console had no setable pistons. So two people pulled stops - one on each...
Scope and Contents The collection includes materials dated from approximately 1943-1981. The bulk of the collection is dated from 1949-1959 and is mostly comprised of original handwritten and published arrangements, as well as song lyrics created by Lee Erwin. Arrangements Lee Erwin co-authored to accompany Norman Brooks's songs and photocopies of arrangements by other composers are also included in this collection. Printed materials include promotional fliers, press releases, and articles written...
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the manuscripts of theatre organ arranger Charles Evans. While there are some arrangements of hymns and sacred songs, most of the collection contains copies of secular, popular songs. There is one folder of biographical materials, including photographs, plus a complete alphabetical inventory of the arrangements. According to Stan Guy, heir to the Charles Evans estate, "These manuscripts represent [Charles Evans'] life's work and love of music and the...
Scope and Contents The collection includes materials dated from approximately 1938-2008. The bulk of the collection is dated between 1938-1980 and is comprised of performance and souvenir programs from Fox's recitals and concerts at churches and concert halls across the U.S. and internationally. Several of these programs include Virgil Fox's handwritten performance notes. Other printed materials include program proposals, promotional materials, biographies, calendars, newsletters, Virgil Fox's Master Organ...
Overview Papers, correspondences, advertisements, photographs, and other paper ephemera from Irving R. Glazer.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the papers of Betty Gould from approximately 1910-1985. The collection documents Betty's career as a theatre organist across the country, from her earliest headshots, to her time working with Priscilla "Jean" Holbrook on the twin-console Wurlitzer on Staten Island as "Betty and Jean," to her radio career, and her many concerts at Organ Stop Pizza in Mesa, Arizona. The papers include photographs, printed material, correspondence, and ephemera. The bulk of the...
Scope and Contents The collection includes ephemera and visual materials from the Ambassador Theatre, which operated in St. Louis, Missouri, from 1926-1997. It includes 5 glass slides, 3 buttons, and 2 catalogs of glass slides.
- Repository: The American Organ Institute Archives and Library X
- Theatre organ 22
- Theatre organists 15
- Organ (Musical instrument) 10
- Organists 10
- Organ builders 6
- Women organists 5
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 4
- Silent Films-- Musical Accompaniment 4
- Organ music 3
- Silent films 3
- Organ music--20th century--Scores and parts 2
- Radio personalities 2
- Silent Film Music 2
- Artiste Roll Player 1
- Congresses and conventions 1
- Editors 1
- Editors--United States 1
- Möller Rolls 1
- Organ Masters 1
- Organ music, Arranged 1
- Organ music--20th century 1
- Organ music--Periodicals 1
- Organ teachers 1
- Periodical editors 1
- Sound recordings--Collectors and collecting 1
- Theater organ music 1
- Wurlitzer organ 1 ∧ less