Ella Scoble Opperman Papers 1719-1963 1900-1963


Ella Scoble Opperman Papers, 1719-1963, 1900-1963

Ella Scoble Opperman Papers 1719-1963 1900-1963

Correspondence, articles, speech material, notebooks, daybooks, music record books, photographs, memorabilia, and legal records documenting the personal and professional life of Ella Scoble Opperman, the first Dean of the Florida State College for Women School of Music. Includes Opperman family papers.





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Ella Scoble Opperman, Dean of the Florida State College for Women School of Music, was born October 27, 1873 in New Haven, Ohio. Her parents were Frederic Opperman, born in France, and Mary Scoble, born in Cincinnati, Ohio of English parents. Opperman began the study of piano at the age of five under her aunt, Laura H. Scoble, who was her teacher until she entered college. An accomplished pupil, she made her first public appearance as a pianist at the age of eight when she played at...

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Grainger, Percy

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