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MSRC Staff

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

10-1-2015

Abstract

Title: Papers, ca. 1930-1986. Description: 8 linear ft.

Notes: Contralto vocalist and music faculty member at Howard University. Personal and family papers, correspondence, biographical materials, organizational files, teaching materials, programs and newsclippings, writings, printed matter, photographs, and sheet music, relating chiefly to Burge's career and her interest in Afro-American music. Includes materials relating to the National Association of Negro Musicians, National Association of the Teachers of Singing, and Burge's friend and colleague, Camille Nickerson.Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Shephard Burge, 1986.

Subjects: Afro-American choral conductors -- Washington (DC) lcsh Afro-American college teachers -- Washington (DC) lcsh Afro-American singers -- Washington (DC) lcsh Afro-American women musicians -- Washington (DC) lcsh Afro-Americans -- Music. Contraltos -- United States. lcsh Howard University -- Faculty. Sheet music. aat

Other authors: National Association of Negro Musicians (US) National Association of Teachers of Singing (US) Nickerson, Camille.

Location: Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Washington, DC) NUCMC #: DCLV96-A912

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