Olin Downes family papers, 1908-1962.


Olin Downes family papers, 1908-1962.

The series consists of personal papers of the Downes and Miles families from 1908-1962. Includes family correspondence, financial records (1916-1962), newspaper clippings, and notebooks and engagement books. The bulk of the series is comprised of family correspondence of Olin Downes (1906-1955), his wife Irene Miles Downes (1936-1946), his mother Louise Courson Downes (1908-1940), his sisters Dorothy Downes Culthe (1909-1956) and Frances Downes Behre (1911-1962), and his daughter Nancy Downes Smith (1922-1955). Also includes correspondence between Irene Miles Downes and her mother Laura M. Miles and her brothers and sisters.

16.5 linear ft.

Related Entities

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Miles, Laura M.

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Downes family.

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Downes, Louise Courson.

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Miles family.

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Behre, Frances Downes.

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Smith, Nancy Downes

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Downes, Irene.

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Irene Miles Downes, program director at the Brooklyn Institute of Arts and Sciences (N.Y.) and wife of Olin Downes. From the description of Irene Downes papers, 1926-1964. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38476562 ...

Downes, Olin

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American music critic. From the description of Typewritten letters signed (2), dated : New York, 22 April 1932 and 16 June 1939, to Harry Harkness Flagler, 1932 Apr. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270565951 Olin Downes (1886-1955), American music critic with the Boston Post (1906-1924) and the New York Times (1924-1955). From the description of Olin Downes manuscripts, [ca. 1926-1957]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 38476554 From the description of O...

Culthe, Dorothy Downes.

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