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Allen (Walter A.) Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 0020
Scope and Contents

Professor of Music at Pomona College, 1912-1952, collection includes scrapbooks, photo albums, correspondence, financial records, personal papers, music and course materials, Beloit College scrapbooks

Dates: 2009 - 2009

Bernard H. Craven playbill collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H-Mss-0242
Scope and Contents

The largest playbill collection at the Libraries comes from the estate of Bernard H Craven 1905-1992 of Redlands. He amassed a collection of about 3,000 playbills from the United States and Europe. The playbills include drama, dance, music, and film productions from the early 1920s to 1992.

Dates: 1897 - 1992

Frank P. Brackett papers

 Collection — Box: 16a
Identifier: 0144
Abstract: Dr. Frank Parkhurst Brackett was born in Provincetown, Mass. in 1865. He graduated from Dartmouth College in 1887. Immediately after he graduated he moved to California. In 1887, he taught at the McPherron Academy for boys in Los Angeles. In 1889 he married Lucretia Burdick in Pomona, California. He taught astronomy, mathematics, and Latin at Pomona College from 1892 to 1932. In 1912, he took a sabbatical to travel to Algeria to conduct experiments on government funded research project....
Dates: 1826-1975

James Carruthers Memorial Aviation Collection of the Institute of Aeronautical History

Identifier: H1950-2
Abstract The collection consists of prints and drawings, handbills, photographs, postcards, printed materials (including books, periodicals, bibliographies, journal articles, newspaper clippings, event programs, conference agenda and reports, manuscripts, telegrams, letters, press kits and releases, corporate overviews, investment prospectuses, sales brochures, technical specification sheets, typescript histories, and guides), maps, sheet music, sound recordings, ephemera, and memorabilia collected...
Dates: Circa 1700-2004.

Barbara Drake Collection

Identifier: H-Mss-1122
Abstract Assembled by Barbara Drake (1940-2020), a Gabrieleño/Tongva Elder, educator, and community advocate, this collection contains Drake’s educational materials, personal files, and research materials. Drake was a founding member of numerous organizations including Mother Earth Clan, Cultural Keepers, the Chia Café Collective that provided classes, workshops, and material aid to the community. She was also a longtime teacher, leading courses in ethnobotany, ecology, Native American art, and...
Dates: 1951-2006 and undated; Majority of material found within 1970-1999

Fiske (Kenneth G.) Papers

 Collection — Box: 7
Identifier: H-Mss-0310

This collection contains the personal papers of violinist Kenneth G. Fiske, who joined the Pomona College faculty in 1936. A musical prodigy, Fiske studied at many prestigious music programs and under prominent European and American instructors. At Pomona, Fiske taught the violin and was the conductor of the college's symphony orchestra. Materials include correspondence, sheet music, audio recordings, writings, and teaching materials.

Dates: 1913-1989 and undated

Arthur Hitchcock Music Manuscripts

Identifier: H-Mss-0372

This collection contains over twenty music manuscripts and personal papers of Arthur Hitchcock, pianist and music professor at Pomona College and Portland State University.

Dates: 1931-1976

Roland Jackson Papers

Identifier: H-Mss-0435
Abstract The collection contains correspondence and personal papers relating to the academic research, teachings, and career of Roland John Jackson. Jackson was a professor at Claremont Graduate School (CGS) from 1970 to 1994. During the 1980s, Jackson contributed to expanding the graduate music curriculum and organizing three new doctoral programs. In 1988, Jackson founded the scholarly journal Performance Practice Review and was editor until 1997. Jackson was an active...
Dates: 1943 - 2015

Harold Hemenway Jones Collection

Identifier: PC-0029

A collection of materials and ephemera belonging to student, Harold Jones, largely collected during his time attending Pomona College. The collection includes photographs of the Student Army Training Corps, campus events, and College trips to the local mountains; correspondence from classmates; and ephemera from College performances and events.

Dates: 1918-1972; Majority of material found within 1918-1922

Kohoutek Collection

Identifier: PZ-Mss-0013

This collection contains administrative documents, financial papers, promotional material, and photographs relating to the Kohoutek music festival at Pitzer College

Dates: 1973-2020

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