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Finding Aid for the Robin/Music in America photograph collection , 1680-1975
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This collection consists of photographs and slide reproductions of historical objects, scenes and people relating to the development of American music
Robin was born Jan. 5, 1915 in New York City; B.A., Brooklyn College, 1936; also attended Univ. of Minnesota--Twin Cities (1939) and Stevens Institute of Technology (1940); RCA Institutes, certificate, 1942; director of acoustics dept., Juilliard School, 1947-53; writer, producer, and director of educational films in Hollywood, 1968-80; motion picture sound engineer in New York City and Hollywood; wrote some 60 scripts for scientific and management training films; won Gold Medal from the Atlanta Film Festival for Forces make forms (1975); contributor to periodicals; publications include The scientific image and I, Morggin (1995).
6 boxes (3 linear ft.)
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