PITTSBURGH MUSIC - ARCHIVAL MATERIAL
REED KENNEDY (1900-1952)
- Scrapbook (A Career in Music)
- Article in December 1936 issue of "Radio Mirror" about him and his family
- Correspondence (includes letter from Jerome Kern)
Time period 1933-1950
Reed Kennedy was born in Pittsburgh in 1900. He became a baritone whose career in radio, church and concert appears to have been strong from 1933 through 1950. He was also a businessman (coal).
- Oliver Room, Pittsburgh Music Archive #14 (2 boxes)
Large scrapbook: "A Career in Music, 1933-1950"
Includes clippings, reviews, playbills, correspondence and telegrams, and newspaper obituary.
Includes programs, radio performance information, correspondence (includes letter from Jerome Kern), partial (incomplete) biography, and repertoire list.
December 1936 issue of "Radio Mirror" - contains article about Kennedy.