Papers, 1918-1954.


Sink, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1879-1972. Papers, 1918-1954.

Papers, 1918-1954.

Include letters from celebrities, a memo on the commemoration of Ignacy Paderewski's first Ann Arbor concert, and a certificate of membership in the Emeritus Club of the University of Michigan Alumni Association. Accompanied by an album of 42 photographs, chiefly of musicians, and an autograph of Jenny Lind. Correspondents include: Enrico Caruso, Charles Evans Hughes, Pierre V.R. Key, Robert H. Moore, Helena Modjeska, Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Vilhjalmur Stefansson, and Lilian Lauferty Wolf.

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Sink, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1879-1972 (person)

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