Title: Papers, 1893-1913 Description: 0.5 linear ft.
Notes: Lawyer and accountant, of Washington, DC; trustee of Howard University; Treasurer of the Coleridge-Taylor Choral Society, Washington, DC. Chiefly correspondence, programs, and announcements, relating to S. Coleridge Taylor Choral Society, and memorabilia about Samuel Coleridge-Taylor; together with drafts of articles and speeches by Hilyer on the social and economic status of blacks in the late 19th and early 20th centuries; and travel journal, autograph album, and photos, of Hilyer's second wife, Amanda Gray Hilyer, pharmacist and teacher.
Subjects: Accounting Afro-Americans (for all permanent residents of the United States of black African ancestry); Economic conditions Afro-Americans (for all permanent residents of the United States of black African ancestry); Social life and customs Blacks; Charitable and social work; Social welfare Blacks; Economic and social conditions Blacks; Social life and conditions Choral societies; S. Coleridge Taylor Choral Society Choral societies; Washington, DC Coleridge-Taylor, Samuel, 1875-1912 Composers; Coleridge-Taylor, Samuel Hilyer, Amanda Gray, 1870-1957 (b. Amanda Victoria Gray) Howard University; Trustees; Hilyer, Andrew F. Howard University, Washington, DC; Trustees Lawyers; Papers; 19th and 20th centuries; Washington, DC Pharmacists Pharmacists; Hilyer, Amanda (Gray) S. Coleridge Taylor Choral Society Taylor (S. Coleridge) Choral Society Taylor, Samuel Coleridge Travel; 19th and 20th centuries Washington, DC; Cultural affairs; Music and musical affairs Washington, DC; Legal affairs; Lawyers' and judges' papers
Location: Howard University, Moorland-Spingarn Research Center (Washington, DC) NUCMC #: 4.72.51 NIDS Fiche #: MS 83-1237
Staff, MSRC, "HILYER, Andrew Franklin" (2015). Manuscript Division. 93.