Sylvia Meyer papers, 1901-1995.


Meyer, Sylvia, harpist. Sylvia Meyer papers, 1901-1995.

Sylvia Meyer papers, 1901-1995.

Family records, biographical data, educational records, correspondence, photographs, programs and reviews, and publications, documenting Meyer's professional life as a soloist and as harpist with the National Symphony Orchestra and her role in the Washington, D.C., musical scene. Includes information on the history of the National Symphony Orchestra, the National Gallery Orchestra, solo and chamber music programs in Washington (1930s-1970s), and the roles of women as performers, teachers, and patrons.

10 cubic ft.

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Meyer, Sylvia, harpist. (person)

Harpist, of Washington, D.C.; b. 1907. From the description of Sylvia Meyer papers, 1901-1995. (Historical Society of Washington, Dc). WorldCat record id: 70954450 ...

National Symphony Orchestra (Washington, D.C.) (corporateBody)

National Gallery Orchestra (corporateBody)