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Series VI. Marian Anderson Scholarship Fund Records

5 boxes

The Marian Anderson Scholarship Fund was started in 1942, with initial funding from the prize money Anderson received with the Philadelphia Award in 1941. The first scholarships were awarded in 1943 and continued through 1972; the scholarship was discontinued in 1973. Records for this fund are not complete for all years.

They are arranged with administrative materials in the first box; files for scholarship winners arranged alphabetically in the second box; and the remainder of the materials, mostly applications and form letters, arranged chronologically in three boxes.

A. Administrative matters.

Correspondence, Elkan - Welsh.
Box 243
Folder 9895-9901
Files 1942-1972, n.d.
Box 243
Folder 9902-9930
Application forms, announcements, guidelines for Marian Anderson Scholarship.
Box 243
Folder 9931-9933
Financial accounts and some bank statements, 1943-1972
Box 243
Folder 9934-9942
Not complete for all years.

B. Scholarship Winners.

Arranged alphabetically.

Files may include application, letters of recommendation, and statements of disbursements to the winners, not a complete list of all contest winners. Includes materials from one applicant who did not win, Leontyne Price. Materials from other applicants who did not win are filed chronologically in boxes 245-247.

Bloecher, Charlotte.
Box 244
Folder 9943
Bumbry, Grace A.
Box 244
Folder 9944
Burton, Miriam.
Box 244
Folder 9945
Cass, Lee.
Box 244
Folder 9946
Cowie, Margaret.
Box 244
Folder 9947
Cruz, Grace de la.
Box 244
Folder 9948
Daniel, Billie Lynn.
Box 244
Folder 9949
De Valentine, William.
Box 244
Folder 9950
Dickerson, Nathaniel.
Box 244
Folder 9951
Dickey, Elmer.
Box 244
Folder 9952
Dobbs, Mattiwilda.
Box 244
Folder 9953
Evans, Edith.
Box 244
Folder 9954
Ferguson, Arnita.
Box 244
Folder 9955
Farris, Judith.
Box 244
Folder 9956
Flowers, Martha.
Box 244
Folder 9957
Graves, Katherine.
Box 244
Folder 9958
Green, Goldie Theresa.
Box 244
Folder 9959
Grist, Reri.
Box 244
Folder 9960
Hall, Lillian.
Box 244
Folder 9961
Hatchett, Starling Edward.
Box 244
Folder 9962
Henson, Robert.
Box 244
Folder 9963
Hinderas, Natalie L.
Box 244
Folder 9964
Hodges, Betty.
Box 244
Folder 9965
Jensen, Corinne.
Box 244
Folder 9966
Johnson, Harold.
Box 244
Folder 9967
Kriese, Gladys.
Box 244
Folder 9968
Lane, Betty.
Box 244
Folder 9969
Laster, Georgia.
Box 244
Folder 9970
Mastrangelo, Maria.
Box 244
Folder 9971
Mathis, Joyce J.
Box 244
Folder 9972
Mernick, Lillian.
Box 244
Folder 9973
Ormond, Nelda.
Box 244
Folder 9974
Parker, Minnie.
Box 244
Folder 9975
Patterson, Willis C.
Box 244
Folder 9976
Perkinson, Coleridge Taylor.
Box 244
Folder 9977
Perry, Julia.
Box 244
Folder 9978
Pettigrew, Naomi.
Box 244
Folder 9979
Price, Leontyne
Box 244
Folder 9980
1948 Applicant.
Quivar, Florence
Box 244
Folder 9981
Reid, Christina.
Box 244
Folder 9982
Rowe, Doris.
Box 244
Folder 9983
Schapp, Isobel.
Box 244
Folder 9984
Serrlya, Sivia.
Box 244
Folder 9985
Simon, Joanna.
Box 244
Folder 9986
Sims, Gwendolin.
Box 244
Folder 9987
Snydor, Rebecca.
Box 244
Folder 9988
Spearman, Rawn.
Box 244
Folder 9989
Swift, John.
Box 244
Folder 9990
Thomas, Eva Marie.
Box 244
Folder 9991
Thompson, Arthur
Box 244
Folder 9992
Toscano, Carol.
Box 244
Folder 9993
Verrett, Shirley.
Box 244
Folder 9994
Wagner, James.
Box 244
Folder 9995
Wallace, Catherine.
Box 244
Folder 9996
Walters, Gwendolyn.
Box 244
Folder 9997
Walters, Janet.
Box 244
Folder 9998
Warren, Elton J.
Box 244
Folder 9999
Warner, Genevieve.
Box 244
Folder 10000

C. Inquiries, applicants, form letters.

Arranged chronologically.

Not complete for all years.

1948-1957
Box 245
Folder 10001-10031
1958-1968
Box 246
Folder 10032-10063
1969-1972, n.d.
Box 247
Folder 10064-10089

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