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Series X. Marian Anderson charitable activities and service with organizations and foundations, Boards of Directors, Trusteeships, Commissions

44 boxes

Even before Anderson retired from singing in 1965, she was often asked to serve on the boards of various musical and political organizations. The surprising extent of this involvement can be seen in the list of these organizations in Appendix A. The materials in this series comprise minutes from meetings of boards of directors, memos, newsletters, and other materials sent to Anderson, arranged chronologically. Her correspondence with these organizations is found in General Correspondence and indexed in Eureka.

American Council for Nationalities Service
Box 438
American Freedom from Hunger Foundation
Box 439
American Food for Peace Council and related materials
Box 440
American National Red Cross
Box 441-443
Asia Society
Box 444
Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences
Box 445
Carnegie Hall Corporation
Box 446
Connecticut Commission on the Arts
Box 447-451
Connecticut Opera Association
Box 452
Danbury Hospital
Box 453-454
Danbury Music Center
Box 455
Delaware State College
Box 455
Eleanor Roosevelt Memorial Foundation
Box 456-458
Experiment in International Living
Box 459-460
Freedom House
Box 461
Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations
Box 462
National Council on the Arts
Box 463-466
National Symphony
Box 467
New York University. Hall of Fame for Great Americans
Box 468-469
One Woman's Voice
Box 470
Play Schools Association
Box 471
Professional Children's School
Box 472
Spence Chapin Adoption Service
Box 473
Symphony of the New World
Box 474
United Nations. General Assembly Reports, 1958
Box 475
United Nations Conference on World Tensions
Box 476
United Nations Committee for the United Nations
Box 476
United States Committee for Refugees
Box 477
United States Food for Peace
Box 477
University of Hartford, trustee
Box 478-479
Young Audiences, inc.
Box 480-481

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