Mary Howe papers 1884-1972


Mary Howe papers, 1884-1972

Mary Howe papers 1884-1972

The papers of the American composer and patron of music Mary Howe consist primarily of scores, correspondence, biographical material, concert programs and business papers. They also include scrapbooks, photographs and books.

36.3 linear feet; 72 boxes

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