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Myra Reed Skibinsky scrapbook

 Collection — Box: MSS 31
Identifier: PPCI-MSS 31
The collection includes correspondence, clippings, programs, and photographs (most of which are unidentified). Correspondants include Mary Louise Curtis Bok, Eugene Ormandy, and Leopold Stokowski.

Dates

  • 1927-1941

Language of Materials

English

Extent

0.5 Linear feet ((1) flat box)

Biographical / Historical

Myra Reed Skipinsky was a well known Philadelphia pianist whose performance career spanned from the 1920s to 1940s.

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Processing Information

The scrapbook was scanned aprior to being dismantled due to excessive deterioration of the contents due to the album adhesive. The album itself was kept due to the elaborate cover but all paper and photographs were removed and placed in folders.
Title
Myra Reed Skibinsky scrapbook (MSS 31)
Status
completed
Author
Barbara Benedett
Date
2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Edition statement
revised 2017

Repository Details

Part of the Curtis Institute of Music Archives Repository

Contact:
1720 Locust St
Philadelphia PA 19103 United States