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Ms. Coll. 111

Fox, Walter S., Jr. Collection of concert programs from a European tour, 1931: Guide

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Merritt Room
Call No.: Ms. Coll. 111
Repository: Eda Kuhn Loeb Music Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Walter S. Fox, Jr.
Title: Collection of concert programs from a European tour,
Date(s): 1931
Quantity: 1 collection (1 file box)
Abstract: Concert programs, clippings, postcards, and other ephemera from Bayreuth, Salzburg, Munich, and London collected on a 1931 trip by Walter S. Fox, Jr. and his wife, patrons of the arts in Boston MA.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Gift to the Music Library of unknown origin.

Processed by:

Sarah Adams

Conditions Governing Access:

Access to the collection is unrestricted.

Scope and Contents

Mr. and Mrs. Walter S. Fox Jr. of Hingham MA were patrons of the arts in Boston. They traveled to Europe in 1931 where they visited Bayreuth, Salzburg, Munich, and London and attended numerous operatic and other musical performances. The collection contains programs, clippings, and other memorabilia from their trip and provides a window onto musical life in pre-World War II Europe.

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