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Douglas Moore papers, 1883-2003, bulk 1907-1969

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Series IX. Personal and Biographical Materials

This series includes appointment books, awards, biographical materials, diaries, holiday cards, photographs of Moore and of Moore's friends, school materials, memorabilia, and material related to Moore's activities at Yale University and in the Navy.



Box 105 Folder 1 Alfred C. Fuller Music Center Dedication, 1963

Program.



Box 107 Appointment Books, 1925-1934, 1936-1954, 1960, 1962, 1967

These include address book sections. A few include "cash account" information. Try and rebox



Box 106 Folder 2 Appointment to the New York Mayor's Committee for the Commemoration of the City's Golden Jubilee, 1948



Box 104 Folder 1 Awards--American Academy of Arts and Scientists--Medal, 1951


Box 104 Folder 2 Awards--David Bisham Memorial Medal for American Opera (American Opera Society of Chicago), 1944


Box 104 Folder 3 Awards--Henry Hadley Medal, 1960



Box 60 Folder 6 Awards--Honorary Doctor of Music from Cincinnati Conservatory of Music, 1946



Box 67 Folder 21 Awards--Huntington Hartford Foundation--Award, 1960



Box 103 Folder 13 Awards--National Arts Club--Awards Dinner, 1967



Box 104 Folder 4 Awards--National Arts Club--Medal of Honor, 1967



Box 105 Folder 7 Awards--New York Singing Teachers Association--Citation, 1968


Box 105 Folder 8 Awards--Parade of American Music Award, 1967



Box 67 Folder 22 Awards--Park Avenue Synagogue of New York City--Award, 1952



Box 101 Folder 1 Baby Doe Tabor Souvenirs, undated


Box 101 Folder 2 Benét, Stephen Vincent--Christmas Cards, undated


Box 101 Folder 3 Benét, Stephen Vincent--Photographs, 1939, undated



Box 11 Biographical Material - with Portraits



Box 101 Folder 4 Civil Action, 1953

Summons and complaint; composers vs. Broadcast Music, Inc. and others.


Box 101 Folder 5 Cleveland Museum of Art, 1925, undated


Box 101 Folder 6 Columbia University, 1909-1997, undated



Box 105 Folder 2 Columbia University, undated

Appears to be two sets of dialogues.



Box 101 Folder 7 Diary, 1906-1909



Box 67 Folder 14 Douglas Moore Foundation, 2000, undated

Undated exhibit photographs, landscape postcards.



Box 101 Folder 8 Dupre?--Photograph, 1923


Box 101 Folder 9 Event Invitations and Programs, 1921-1948, undated


Box 101 Folder 10 Event Programs, 1955-1968


Box 101 Folder 11 Harpers, Paul--Christmas Card, undated


Box 101 Folder 12 Invitation to Kennedy Inauguration, 1961

Telegram.


Box 101 Folder 13 Invitation to Johnson Inauguration, 1965

Not personalized.



Box 67 Folder 15 Life Magazine Advertisements, 1947 September 1

Advertisements for 7Up and Desert Fury (film).



Box 101 Folder 14 MacLeish, Archibald, 1912-1915, undated

Includes a photograph of Moore and MacLeish.


Box 101 Folder 15 Magazines, 1945-1948


Box 101 Folder 16 Marriage Announcement, 1920


Box 101 Folder 17 Myer, Alice Lee--Photographs, undated


Box 101 Folder 18 Myer, Richard and Alice--Christmas Cards, 1922-1945, undated



Box 105 Folder 3 National Institute of Arts and Letters--Clipping, 1954


Box 105 Folder 4 New Republic (Magazine), 1929

Includes memorial to Elinor Wylie.



Box 101 Folder 19 Newspaper clippings, circa 1925,1967

On Moore.


Box 101 Folder 20 Obituaries, 1969

For Moore.


Box 101 Folder 21 Parker, Horatio, 1917

Photograph, inscribed to Moore by Parker.


Box 101 Folder 22 Passport, 1921



Box 106 Folder 1 Photographs--Oversized Photograph, circa 1900



Box 102 Folder 1 Photographs, 1890s, 1934-1968


Box 102 Folder 2 Photographs, 1922-1944, undated



Box 67 Folder 16 Photographs, undated



Box 102 Folder 3 Photographs, 1938-1961, undated

Of Moore and others.


Box 102 Folder 4 Photographs--Headshot, circa 1921-1925



Box 67 Folder 17 Photographs--Headshot (Proof), undated



Box 102 Folder 5 Photographs--Moore's Summer House, 1915

Includes photographs of people.


Box 102 Folder 6 Photographs--Unidentified, undated

Not of Moore


Box 102 Folder 7 Polyphonic Poetry, 1923

The original envelope read "Polyphonic Poetry, written for Cleveland Playhouse 1923, Performances at MacDowell Colony, Vassar and MacDowell Club in N.Y.


Box 102 Folder 8 Polyphonic Poetry, undated

The original envelope read "Poly Poetry," meaning that the poems were probably performed in a "polyphonic prose" evening at Vassar College in 1938 (see Geffen, Joan, "Funny Faculty Commit Glory in I47 Name," Vassar Miscellany News, Volume XXIL, No. 55, 1938); includes some pencil annotations


Box 102 Folder 9 Porter, Quincy, 1967, undated


Box 102 Folder 10 Property Assessment, 1967


Box 102 Folder 11 Publication Announcements, 1938, undated

For Moore's publications.


Box 102 Folder 12 Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Circus Magazine, P.T. Barnum Memorabilia, 1937-1943, undated


Box 102 Folder 13 Roethke, Theodore--Poems, 1960

Inscribed to Moore by Roethke.


Box 102 Folder 14 Royalties Documents, 2001


Box 102 Folder 15 School Materials, 1908-1921


Box 102 Folder 16 Scrapbook, circa 1926-1932

Contains clippings, programs, etc. related to Moore. In poor condition.



Box 67 Folder 18 Scrapbook-Opera Scrapbook Pages, 1909-1911

Includes pages related to performances by Metropolitan Opera House, Brooklyn Academy of Music, etc. These includes photographs and pages from programs.



Box 102 Folder 17 Sizer, Theodore, 1926, undated


Box 102 Folder 18 Sketch of Moore by Simon Glatzer, 1925



Box 67 Folder 19 Souvenir Photographs and Clippings, Opera, 1909-1911, undated



Box 102 Folder 19 Underwood, Pierson, undated


Box 102 Folder 20 Underwood, Pierson--Christmas Card, 1927



Box 104 Folder 5 United States Navy--Dog Tag, 1917



Box 103 Folder 1 United States Navy--Marksman Magazine (U.S.S. Bridgeport), 1919


Box 103 Folder 2 United States Navy--Reimbursement, 1917-1918


Box 103 Folder 3 University of Chicago--Introductory Notes on Moore, 1956 or later


Box 103 Folder 4 White House Dinner, 1961 November 13


Box 103 Folder 5 WPA Concert Program, circa 1935-1940

Wagner program. A handwritten note to Moore about his motet is written on the back.


Box 103 Folder 6 Yale University, 1910-1914


Box 103 Folder 7 Yale University, 1915-1937, undated

Includes photographs; one appears to be a cast photo from the production of A Midwinter Night's Tale by the Yale Elizabeth Club, with Moore playing Queen Elizabeth.


Box 103 Folder 8 Yale University--Grades, 1914



Box 105 Folder 5 Yale University Hat, circa 1915



Box 103 Folder 9 Yale University--Merz, Charles Andrew. A Midwinter Night's Tale, 1915

A one-act play written for the Twelfth Night Celebration of the Yale Elizabethan Club. Moore played Queen Elizabeth.



Box 105 Folder 6 Yale University--Photographs, circa 1915

Unidentified, but appears to be from the production of A Midwinter Night's Tale by the Yale Elizabethan Club, with Moore playing Queen Elizabeth.



Box 60 Folder 7 Yale University--Photographs, 1910s

2 group photographs; both are cracked


Box 60 Folder 8 Yale University--Photographs, 1910s

Unidentified, but appear to be cast photographs from student drama productions.



Box 103 Folder 10 Yale University--Wolf's Head, 1913



Box 59 Folder 1 Yale University--Wooden Paddle, 1915

This item is a carved wooden paddle given to Moore by Yale Class of 1915 classmates Archibald MacLeish and H.A. Pumpelly. All three were all members of the fraternity Psi Upsilon; the Yale Chapter uses the two clasped hands with the Greek letters psi and upsilon in its coat of arms, and these are present on the paddle. The "B" may signify the Beta chapter.



Box 67 Folder 20 Miscellaneous Clippings, 1921-1942, undated



Box 103 Folder 11 Miscellaneous Clippings, 1923-1955, undated

Related to Moore.


Box 103 Folder 12 Miscellaneous, 1962