Elaine Brown Finding Aid


 

Elaine Brown Finding Aid

 

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Repository
   ACDA

Creator
   Janet Yamron

Title
   Janet Yamron Collection of Elaine Brown Papers

ID
   ACDA 001

Date
circa 1944-2005

Extent
   27.4 linear feet (21 boxes, 1 flip-top box, 1 oversize flat box, 3 oversize
sleeves)

Language of Materials note 
English 
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Scope and Contents note  
This collection documents the professional life of Elaine Brown, founder of Singing City.
Included in this collection are Ms. Brown's documentation of ACDA, her awards, 
correspondence, notes, newspaper clippings, photographs, programs, readings, 
personal music library, and tributes and memories.  Of note in the 
collections is the material from Nadia Boulanger, Eugene Ormandy, 
Robert Shaw, and Singing City.

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Administrative Information
Publication Information 
ACDA Archives 
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Conditions Governing Access note 
The records of Elaine Brown contain may student academic records that are restricted in 
accordance with archival policy. Restrictions, where applicable are noted at the series, 
subseries, or file levels.
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Controlled Access Headings
Corporate Name(s)
 
ACDA. American Choral Directors Association.. 
Riverside Church. (New York, N.Y.) 
Singing City. 
Temple University. Boyer College of Music and Dance. 
Geographic Name(s)
Interlochen, MI 
Phoenix, Arizona 
Personal Name(s)
 
Boulanger, Nadia, b. 8-16-1887, d. 10-22-79 
Coffin, William S., Rev., Jr., (William Sloane), 1927-2006 
Herford, Julius, b. 02/22/1901 d. 09/17/1981 
Ormandy, Eugene, 1899-1985 
Shaw, Robert, 1916-1999 
Stokowski, Leopold, 1882-1977 
Yamron, Janet 
Subject(s)
Academic costume 
Academic regalia 
ACDA - Pennsylvania 
American Choral Directors Association 
Awards 
Bicentennial Celebration 
Boulanger, Nadia 
Brown, Elaine 
Choruses 
Coffin, William S., Rev., Jr., (1927-2006) 
Conferences--Speeches 
Correspondence files 
Eastern Division 
Herford, Julius 
Hoods, Academic 
Lectures and lecturing 
Memorials 
Newspaper Clippings 
Notes 
Ormandy, Eugene 
Photographs 
Programs 
Readings 
Riverside Church (New York, N.Y.) 
Scores 
Shaw, Robert 1916-1999 
Sheet music 
Singing City 
Speeches, addresses, etc. 
Stokowski, Leopold, 1882-1977 
Temple University, Boyer College of Music and Dance 
Tributes 
Villanova University. University College 
Yamron, Janet 

 

 Collection Inventory

 

Box 1 

Series 1: American Choral Directors Association
Series 2: Awards 1958-1988
Series 3: Boulanger, Nadia 1968-1980
Series 4: Correspondence 1944-1999
Series 5: Lecture notes undated
Series 6: Newspaper clippings 1954-1997
Series 7: Notes undated
Series 8: Ormandy, Eugene 1949-1988
Series 9: Photographs undated
Series 10: Programs 1947-1989
Series 11: Readings 1955-1963
Series 12: Riverside Church/Coffin, William 1983-1992
Series 13: Shaw, Robert c. 1980-1989
Series 14: Singing City 1949-2001
Series 15: Temple University 1946-1980
Series 16: Tributes and memorials 1970-2005

Box 2 Series : Doctoral hoods 
Series :Photographs (oversized)
Box 3 Series : scores undated (oversized)
Box 4 Series : scores undated (oversized)
Box 5-25 Series : scores undated