Inventory
 

Terre Haute Symphony Association
Dates: 1928-1979
Donor: Lynn Danek
Accession Number: 790523A; OV 5; OV 6; OV 7; Vol. 11
Description: Six document cases; three oversized volumes (OV 5, OV6, OV 7)
                                and one regular volume (Vol. 11)

 

Content and Scope of Collection

This collection contains materials about the origins of the Terre Haute Symphony Association and several versions of its constitution. In addition, there are large amounts of material on the following subjects: fund raising; letters from the office of the president (chiefly to the board); programs and performers. There are photographs of the orchestra; individual musicians; conductor James Barnes and people working behind the scenes. A clippings file is arranged in chronological order and there are financial records for the years 1958-1966.

Document Case 1

 

I. Origins and Government

 

Folder 1

Constitution, bylaws

n.d.

Folder 2

Constitution, bylaws (revised)

1960-1961

Folder 3

Constitution, bylaws (revised)

1964, 1965, 1966

II. The Orchestra

 

Folder 1

"Report to the Terre Haute Symphony Association on the Concertmaster's Forum" [at the Eastern School of Music
in Rochester, New York] by Dr. Earle R. Melendy, Concertmaster, Terre Haute Symphony

1963

Folder 2

Members; rehearsal and concert schedule

1972-1973

Folder 3

"Young Artists" award data

n.d.

Folder 4

Insurance

n.d.

III. Fund Raising

 

Folder 1

Membership drives

1954-1956, 1958-1964,
1968-1969

Folder 2

Membership drives

1965-1967

Folder 3

Letters to subscribers

1965-1972

Folder 4

Sustaining Fund

1975-1977

Folder 5

Sustaining Fund

1976-1977

Folder 6

Phyllis Diller

Paratore Brothers

1975

1976

Folder 7

Indiana Arts Commission

n.d.

Folder 8

Event promotions, advertising, tickets

n.d.

IV. Letters from the president's office

 

Folder 1

Letters

1958-1965

Folder 1a

Budgets, committees, financial reports

1965-1971

Folder 2

Letters

1966-1968

Folder 3

Letters

1969

Folder 4

Letters

1970

Document
Case 2

 

 

IV. Letters from the President's Office  (continued)

Folder 5

Letters

1971-1972

Folder 6

Letters

1973

Folder 7

Letters

1974

Folder 8

Letters

1975

Folder 9

Letters

1976

V. Clippings File

 

Folder 0

Clippings

n.d.

Folder 1

Clippings - Silver anniversary of symphony

1951

Folder 2

Clippings

1956-1957

Folder 3

Clippings

1958-1959

Folder 4

Clippings

1961-1962

Folder 5

Clippings

1963-1964

Folder 6

Clippings

1965-1966

Document Case 2a

 

V. Clippings File (continued)

 

Folder 7

Clippings

1967-1969

Folder 8

Clippings

1970

Folder 9

Clippings

1971-1974

VI. Photographs

 

Folder 1

Orchestra

n.d.

Folder 2

Orchestra

n.d.

Folder 3

James Barnes; musicians

n.d.

Folder 4

Behind the scenes

Folder 5

Negatives of orchestra

VII. Programs

 

Envelopes 1-6

Programs early (undated)

March 1953-
April 27, 1954

Folder 1

Programs

Jan. 15, 1957-
April 16, 1957

Folder 2

Programs

Nov. 5, 1957-
April 1958

Folder 3

Programs

Nov. 4, 1958-
April 21, 1959

Folder 4

Programs

Jan. 1960

Folder 5

Programs

Nov. 3, 1959-
May 3, 1960

Folder 6

Programs

Oct. 25, 1960-
May 2, 1961

Document Case 3

 

VII. Programs (continued)

 

Folder 7

Programs

Oct. 2, 1962-
May 1, 1962

Folder 8

Programs

Oct. 31, 1962-
March 6, 1963

Folder 9

Programs

April 10, 1963-
Jan. 7, 1964

Folder 10

Programs

Feb. 17, 1964-
June 25, 1964

Folder 11

Programs

Nov. 10, 1964-
April 28, 1965

Folder 12

Programs

Nov. 2, 1965-
April 20, 1966

Folder 13

Programs

Nov. 1, 1966-
April 26, 1967

Folder 14

Programs

Oct. 21, 1967-
April 24, 1968

Folder 15

Programs

Oct. 29, 1968-
April 23, 1969

Folder 16

Programs

Oct. 9, 1969-
April 22, 1970

Folder 17

Programs

Oct. 21, 1970
April 21, 1971

Folder 18

Programs

Oct. 11, 1971-
April 25, 1972

Folder 19

Programs

Oct. 4, 1972-
April 11, 1973

Folder 20

Programs

Oct. 10, 1973-
Jan. 27, 1974

Document Case 4

 

VII. Programs (continued)

 

Folder 21

Programs

Jan. 30, 1974-
April 3, 1974

Folder 22

Programs

Oct. 9, 1974-
Dec. 15, 1974

Folder 23

Programs

Feb. 5, 1975-
Apr. 20, 1975

Folder 24

Programs

Oct. 5, 1975-
Nov. 19, 1975

Folder 25

Programs

Dec. 14, 1975-
March 3, 1976

Folder 26

Programs

March 30, 1976-
Jan. 13, 1976

Folder 27

Programs

Feb. 1, 1977-
March 1, 1977

Folder 28

Programs

March 29, 1977-
Nov. 15,  1977

Folder 29

Programs

Feb. 15, 1978-
March 5, 1978

Folder 30

Programs

April 4, 1978-
Feb. 7, 1979

Folder 31

Programs

March 5, 1979-
April 1979

 

 

 

VIII. Performers (in alphabetical order)

Folder 1

Anievas, Agustin

Folder 2

Boone, Dalvin

Folder 3

Borge, Victor

Folder 4

Brico, Antonia

Folder 5

Children's Concerts

Document Case 5

VIII. Performers (continued)

Folder 6

Chumachenco, Nicolas

Folder 7

Concordia Choir

Folder 8

d'Archambeau, Pierre

Folder 9

de La Torre, Rey

Folder 10

Diller, Phyllis

Folder 11

Eckert, Marcia

Folder 12

Evans, Phil

Folder 13

Glazer, David

Folder 14

Goldovsky Grand Opera Theater

Folder 15

Henderson, Florence

Folder 16

International String Quartet

Folder 17

Karr, Gary

Folder 18

Lenox Quartet

Folder 19

Luvisi, Lee

Folder 20

Matthen, Lidetta

Folder 21

Murray Louis Dance Company

Folder 22

National Ballet of Canada

Folder 23

National Dance Company of Mexico

Folder 24

Nero, Peter

Folder 25

Paratore Brothers

Folder 26

Pressler, Menahem

Folder 27

Price, Ray

Folder 28

Purdue, Eugene

Folder 29

Rampal, Jean-Pierre

Folder 30

Rose, Leonard

Folder 31

Saalbach and Montgomery

Folder 32

Singers and Dancers of Ljubljana

Folder 33

Smith, Robert Carrol

Folder 34

Tucker, Richard

Folder 35

Vaught, Larry

Folder 36

Vermel, Paul

IX. Oversized Volumes

 

OV 5

Financial ledger

1958-1966

OV 6

Scrapbook

1949-1979

OV 7

Scrapbook

1966-1972

Vol. 11

Scrapbook

1977