Special Collections

Biographical Files

Table of Contents

-Special Collections
-Front Page
-Descriptive Summary
-Administrative Information
-Scope and Content
-Series Description
-Container List

Container List

Series I: General Material

Box/Folder Contents
1/1 A
1/2 B-Bi
1/3 Bl-Bu
1/4 C
1/5 D-F
1/6 G-Ha
1/6a Harrison, Lou
1/7 He-Ho
1/8 I-K
1/9 L
2/10 M
2/11 N-O
2/12 P
2/13 R
2/14 S-So
2/15 St-Sy
2/16 T-U
2/17 V
2/18 W-Z

Series II: Mark O'Connor

Box/Folder Contents
2/19 8" x 10" black-and-white publicity photo from Network Ink Public Relations, Nashville, TN. Photo by Kristoffersen. Signed by Mark O'Connor. No date.
2/20 4" x 6" color photograph of Mark O'Connor and Vassar Clements from the Heroes album. Signed by Mark O'Connor. No date.
2/21 "Mark O'Connor: From the Dawgs to the Dregs," by Mitchell Feldman in Down Beat 49/6 (June 1982): 16-18. Signed by Mark O'Connor.
2/22 45-rpm recording from 1991. Side A: "Restless," written by Carl Perkins, performed by Mark O'Connor and the New Nashville Cats (Steve Wariner, Ricky Skaggs, and Vince Gill). Side B: "Dance of the Ol' Swamp Rat," written and performed by Mark O'Connor. Warner Bros.: 7-19354. Side A signed by Mark O'Connor.
2/23 Multiple copies of smaller version of below oversized poster.
2/24 Correspondence: Letter from Betsy G. Miller to Mark O'Connor, dated January 7, 1999.
Oversized/1 Color poster (see Map Case, drawer 7). "A Star Returns: Mark O'Connor appearing with the USC Symphony Orchestra in a special concert benefitting the Symphony Scholarship Fund." Concert date: March 23, 1999 at the Koger Center for the Performing Arts. Poster signed and dated by Mark O'Connor: "To the USC Library. Best Wishes, Mark O'Connor. 3/23/99"

Series III: Photographs

Box/Folder Contents
3/25 Claudio Abbado. 8" x 10" b/w photograph.
3/26 David Amram. 8" x 10" b/w photograph. Photo by John Cohen. Additional subjects (l-r): Larry Rivers, Jack Kerouac, David Amram, Allen Ginsburg, and Gregory Corso. Also in folder: Amram's business card and a double-sided print-out of photographs from his scrapbook.
3/27 Harold Bauer. 8" x 10" color photograph. Signed by Bauer. "From the Metropolitan Musical Bureau, Inc." on back.
3/28 Ludwig van Beethoven. 4 1/4" x 8" black and white postcard. Beethoven's Geburtshaus.
3/29 Leonard Bernstein. 8" x 10" b/w photograph.
3/29a Jules Bledsoe. 8" x 10" b/w photograph. Jules Bledsoe was one of the first black singers of Broadway and American Opera. Donated by David S. Shields. *See the David S. Shields Russian Piano Music Collection.
3/29b Elliott Carter. 8" x 10" b/w photograph. Autographed by Carter. "For Bess and Everett very old friends. Elliott, April 4, 1978." Gift from Professor John Kenneth Adams. *See the John Kenneth Adams Collection.
3/30 Philippe Entremont. 8" x 10" b/w photograph. "Credit photo: Eleanor Morrison" on back.
3/31 Gene Ferguson. 10" x 5" (cropped) b/w photograph. Photo is of unknown "Girls' Glee Club."
3/32 Original 3.5" x 5" sepia photograph of Aleksandr Glazunov and Mily Balakirev. From the David S. Shields Collection of Russian Piano Music.
3/32a Donald Gray. 5" x 8" b/w photograph. "Photo by Sidney J. Palmer © Please credit Portraits Plus" on back.
3/33 Andre Kostelanetz. 8" x 10" b/w photograph.
3/33a Andre Kostelanetz. 8" x 10" b/w photograph.
3/34 Erich Leinsdorf. 8" x 10" b/w photograph.
3/35 Zubin Mehta. 8" x 10" b/w photograph.
2/19 Mark O'Connor. 8" x 10" b/w photograph. *See above Series II, Folder 19.
2/20 Mark O'Connor. 4" x 6" b/w photograph. *See above Series II, Folder 20.
3/36 Eugene Ormandy. 8" x 10" b/w photograph.
3/37 Leonard Rosenman. 8" x 10" b/w photograph.
3/37a Artur Rubinstein. One 5" x 7" b/w photo matted to 8" x 10". Mat autographed by the photographer William Haroutounian. Gift of Dr. Scott Price.
3/38 Gunther Schuller. 8" x 10" b/w photograph. "Gunther Schuller, guest conductor" on back.
3/38a Calvin Simmons. 8" x 10" b/w photograph.
3/39 Arturo Toscanini. Two 8" x 10" b/w photographs.

Series IV: Posters

Box/Folder Contents
See Map Case Various posters.
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