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PITTSBURGH MUSIC - ARCHIVAL MATERIAL

 

Tuesday Musical Club

Contents

  • Scrapbooks - 22 volumes, 1903-1973
  • Programs & published music used in choral programs, 1918-1932

Time period 1903 -1973

Subjects

    The Tuesday Musical Club, founded 1889 and still active, started as a social and educational organization for "amateur" women musicians and music enthusiasts of Pittsburgh. They perform concerts comprised of their members, bring national musical acts to Pittsburgh, and provide scholarships for music students. Men were admitted starting in 1976.

Location

  • Oliver Room, Scrapbooks: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 1 - 22
  • Oliver Room, Programs & Published Music: r 784.6 P271 vol. 1-14 (1918 - 1932)

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FINDING LIST

Programs & Published Music

Used in choral programs from 1918 to 1932. 14 volumes bound by Charles. N. Boyd, Director of the Choral Division. Located in the Oliver Room - r784.6 P271 vol. 1-14.

Scrapbooks

Scrapbook 1: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 1 (1903-1909)
Scrapbook 2: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 2 (1909-1911)
Scrapbook 3: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 3 (1911-1915)
Scrapbook 4: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 4 (1915-1919)
Scrapbook 5: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 5 (1919-1923)
Scrapbook 6: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 6 (1923-1926)
Scrapbook 7: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 7 (1926-1928)
Scrapbook 7A: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 7A (1928-1941) - String Ensemble Division
Scrapbook 8: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 8 (1929-1932)
Scrapbook 9: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 9 (1932-1938)
Scrapbook 10: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 10 (1938-1942)
Scrapbook 11: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 11 (1942-1948)
Scrapbook 12: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 12 (1948-1953)
Scrapbook 13: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 13 (1953-1956)
Scrapbook 14: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 14 (1956-1958)
Scrapbook 15: rq ML 28 .P5 T89x vol. 15 (1958-1960)

Contents:

  • Members' books
  • Programs
  • Annual Reports
  • Meeting notes
  • Newspaper clippings on club meetings and elections from local press
  • Club history from magazine articles
  • Newspaper clippings of pre-concert press and post-concert reviews and critiques
  • Invitational postcards
  • Publicity notices
  • Ticket stubs
  • Letters to members from club leaders for meetings, dues, club activities, fund allocation, and events
  • Application for membership forms
  • Pamphlets containing By-Laws
  • Photographs
  • Obituaries
  • News clippings of special events, such as building the Stephen Foster Memorial

Scrapbooks 16-21: Pending