Mary Bok Charity Printed Materials Collection (MSS 47), 1916-1925

Preliminary finding aid

Summary Information

Repository
Curtis Institute of Music Archives
Creator
Zimbalist, Mary Louise Curtis Bok, 1876-1970
Title
Mary Bok charity printed materials
ID
MSS 47
Date [inclusive]
1916-1924
Extent
1.0 Linear feet (1 photo box)
Language
English
Scope and Content
The collection contains programs, brochures, stationary, and other printed materials for local charities with whom Mary Louise Curtis Bok was involved.

Preferred citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Mary Bok Charity Printed Materials (MSS 47), Curtis Institute of Music Archives

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Biographical note

Mary Louise Curtis Bok was a philanthropist from Merion, Pennsylvania, who was president of the Settlement Music School 1914-1923 and of the Curtis institute of Music, which she founded in 1924.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Curtis Institute of Music Archives 2016

1726 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
archives@curtis.edu

Access

The collection is open for research.

Provenance

The scrapbook (including loose materials) was found among the papers of Mary Louise Curtis Bok, kept at the Curtis Institute of Music.

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Related Materials

Related archival materials

Correspondence concerning charities in which Mary Louise Curtis Bok Zimbalist was involved can be found in the Founders Papers (AD 1). Additional printed materials for the Settlement Music School and the Curtis Institute of Music may be found among the Mary Bok Settlement School Collection (MSS 39) and the Curtis Institute of Music Scrapbooks (SC).

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Charity organizations–United States–Pennsylvania–1910-1930

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Collection Inventory

Box
Scrapbook 1916-1925 1
Printed materials for the Curtis Institute of Music (loose) c. 1924 1