Title: Papers, ca. 1906-1954 Description: 3 linear ft.
Notes: Musician, music educator of New York, N.Y. Papers relating to the musical activities of Spiller and her husband, William N. Spiller (1876-1944), including broadsides, programs, and photos, from their musical group, the Musical Spillers, material relating to their school of music, and photos documenting Mrs. Spiller's work with various other music projects, including Federal Music Project, Harlem Evening School, and Wadleigh High School; together with biographical material on members of the Taliaferro and Spiller families. See also Andy Razaf Papers. Gifts of Mrs. Spiller, 1952-1960.
Subjects: Blacks; Cultural affairs; Music and musical affairs Concerts; Programs Continuing and evening education Federal Music Project; New York, NY Harlem Evening School, New York, NY Harlem, New York; Public schools High schools; New York, NY Music; Instruction and study; New York City Music and musical affairs; Blacks Music and musical affairs; Government programs Music and musical affairs; New York, NY Musical Spillers (Musical group) Musicians; Musical Spillers New York City; Federal Music Project New York City; Harlem Evening High School New York City; Public schools New York City; Spiller School of Music New York City; Wadleigh High School New York, NY; Cultural affairs; Music and musical affairs New York, NY; Education; Musical New York, NY; Education; Schools; High schools Spiller, William N., 1876-1944 Spiller family Spiller School of Music, New York City Taliaferro, Isabele Taliaferro family Wadleigh High School, New York, NY Work Projects Administration; Federal Music Project; New York City
Location: Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Washington, DC) NIDS Fiche #: 4.72.103 NUCMC #: MS 83-1255
Staff, MSRC, "SPILLER, Isabele Taliaferro" (2015). Manuscript Division Finding Aids. 178.