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Guide to the Lacey Coe Papers , ca. 1912-1963
Special Collections M0247  
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Folder I:

Publications of interest to L. Coe

 

The Violinist. Sept. 1930

Physical Description: 4 copies
 

Nov. 1931

Physical Description: 1 copy
 

Aug. 1920

Physical Description: 1 copy
 

Manuscript music tablet

 

The Stradivari Memorial

 

Rare Old Violins

Folder II:

Lacey Coe Violin cellphane envelopes-

Physical Description: 45 items
Folder III:

Newspaper Clippings

 

8/27/30 L. Auer funeral

 

n.d. Baroque Music for Strings with picture of Coe from Miami paper

 

5/16/25 Leopold Auer's birthday party

 

n.d. Mother Shipton's Prophecy- a poem

 

5/25/54

 

1963 clippings about Coe and recitals

 

1946 Recital announcements, clippings from Palm Beach papers

 

1931 Eugene Yeaye

 

Magazine article

 

My Adventures with Young Geniuses, Leopold Auer Leopold Auer interview- Musical Observer 1920

 

Princeton newspapers

Scope and Content Note

including the Packet Princeton Herald, Daily Princetonian 1926-1931. six issues.
 

A Visit with Jascha Heifetz by Don Murray, Sat. Evening Post

Folder IV:

Programs and Announcements

 

n.d. Chicago Ensemble Trio

 

1912 Program

 

1914 Program

 

1918 Yearbook of the Great National American Music Festival

 

1920 Yearbook of the Great National American Music Festival

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

1925 Yearbook of the Great National American Music Festival

 

1926 Yearbook of the Great National American Music Festival

Physical Description: (6 copies)
 

6/3/27: Yearbook of the Great National American Music Festival

 

9/12/27: Yearbook of the Great National American Music Festival

Physical Description: (2 copies)
 

9/12/27: Announcement of Lacey Coe Violin School

Physical Description: (3 copies)
 

1928: Announcement of Lacey Coe Violin School

 

1928: Programs

 

1929:

 

4/3/31:

 

5/9/31: (3)

 

12/16/34:

 

2/16/36: (3)

 

6/14/36:

 

5/12/37:

 

12/27/38: (3)

 

12/8/38:

 

12/11/38:

 

6/24/38: (2)

 

7/23/39: Programs (2)

 

5/15/38: (7)

 

5/12/37: (3)

 

5/9/38: (3)

 

6/11/39: (8)

 

6/ 9/40: (7)

 

6/ 1/41: (35)

 

3/29/31:

 

5/5/42: (5)

 

2/24/44: (2)

 

6/11/44: (3)

 

3/16/45:

 

1/11/46:

 

1/11/47:

 

5/ 3/53:

 

n.d. Program of L. Coe Violin School Student recital

Folder V:

Letters and notes

 

Leopold Auer as an American, by an American including the original pencil draft by Coe,

Physical Description: 1 carbon copy, 1 typescript
 

Original letter from Auer endorsign Coe for his school, 17 Jan. 1927

 

to L. Coe from A. E. Taylor. editor of The Violinist, 17 July 1930

 

to L. Coe from G. M. Purver, copy of poem tribute to L. Auer later published in The Violinist, 14 Dec 1926

 

To L. Coe from Ida Day, 7 May 1942

 

telegram to Mr. and Mrs. L. Coe from Wanda and L. Auer, Christmas greetings

 

to Mr. Coe from H. W. Dodds (president of Princeton Univ) 14 June '34

 

to Whom it may concern from Harry M. Halbrook of The Billboard, recommendation of L. Coe, 21 Oct 1918

 

To L. Coe from Capt. Arthur A. Clappé (director Army Music School), 11 Dec 1918

 

Program notes- rough draft

 

pencil notes on Mazie O'Dell Cardy, Phillip Frank, Coe's son

 

note to Mr. John Dubbs

Folder VI:

Photographs and Programs belonging to Lydia Pearl Coe (Lacey Coe's sister)

 

Photos- Wanda Auer, Coe and dog, Mrs. Mazie O'Dell Cardy (?), various students of Coe, group photo including L. Coe, portraits of Coe with violin, Coe's niece

 

Programs- Lacey Coe Recital (3) 24 June 1938,Lydia Coe Recital, various church programs in which Lydia Coe sang

 

Public relations pamphlet

 

Newspaper clippings-

 

Chicago Daily Tribune 12 June 1915

 

laminated announcement of recital

 

Miami Herald 3 June 1945

 

Bulletin Friends of Music 15 Dec 1938

 

Biblical references in address of 7 Oct 1916

Folder VII:

Photographs

 

Orchestra with Lacey Coe as concert master (2)

 

Soldier

 

Auer with 5 pupils, Zimbalist? Heifetz?

 

Air Corps pilot

 

Elderly Mr. and Mrs. Coe

 

Coe on back of car

 

Young Coe and Wilson Peak

 

Violinist, William Karsh

 

2 shots of a baby

 

snapshot of man on horse

 

snapshot of man with horse

 

Elderly Lacey and Lydia Coe,

Physical Description: 3 color snapshots
 

Young violinist, Sam Rosenblum, 30 May 1925

 

William Kurash

 

Group shot including elderly Coes

 

Group shot including elderly Coes

 

Group shot including elderly Coes

 

Mr. and Mrs. Coe and family

 

Mr. and Mrs. Coe and family

 

Woman

 

Color shot of elderly Mr. Coe at recital

 

Color shot of elderly Mr. Coe at recital

 

Lacey Coe, middle age

 

Older Lacey Coe

 

Elderly Lacey Coe with wife

 

Group shot including Lacey Coe

 

Eight pupils

 

Young Coe with violin-publicity portrait (24)

 

Snapshot of Coe at N.Y. Riverdale

 

Mrs. Auer or Mrs. Coe and four pupils

 

Mr. and Mrs. Coe

 

Coe at dinner

 

Coe at dinner

 

Arthur Abell and Leopold Auer

 

Two children

 

Mrs. Coe receiving corsage at reception

 

Mr. and Mrs. Coe with Lydia Coe (?) and Mrs. Auer at reception

 

Duplicate of above

 

Four elderly women

 

Mr. and Mrs. Coe shaking hands with guests

 

Paul Nochanski 1930autographed

 

Auer photo - autographed

 

Elderly Coe at reception

 

Mr. and Mrs. Coe at reception

 

Old picture of man, woman and two children

 

Young woman, Mrs. Coe (?) and Lydia Coe (?)

Physical Description: 2 prints
 

Same woman in white dress

Physical Description: 3 prints
 

Coe and Auer and G.M. Parver (3) Citizenship picture

 

L. Auer 1923autographed

 

L. Auer

 

Side view of a woman

 

Joseph, a pupil

 

Shumsky and Zimbalist

 

Four pupils (incl. Joseph) playing

 

Joseph

 

Negative of photo of Lydia Coe

Folder VIII:

Boy with violin

 

Three children, one of whom is boy with violin

 

Mish Auer with woman

 

Six pictures of Mish Auer in various poses

 

Two pictures of man

 

Three shots of Romeo and Juliet production (?)

 

Framed picture of L. Coe and Mrs. Auer

 

Samuel L. Crocker

 

Snapshot of Lacey Coe and child

 

Fred Plotkin, a pupil

 

Raymond, a pupil

 

Tom Mesdog

 

American Operatic Quarter including Pearl Coe

Scrapbook 1: (A)

40 pages including programs, e.g. Concert of 80th Birthday of Leopold Auer; newspaper clippings, memorabilia, correspondence to Professor Auer.

Scrapbook 2:

50 pages of:

 

newspaper clippings- Philip Frank at Grammans Chinese Theater, 1910, 1913, 1916

 

programs- 80th birthday of Leopold Auer, Lacey Coe Violin school

 

letters- to Sister Rundle from Gahfia Blanchard to Lacey Coe from Leopold Auer post card from Auer

 

notes on Chicago Hebrew Institute recital 1923

 

contract- Sept. 29, 1922; Oct. 9, 1922.

 

Leopold Auer as an American, by an American

 

Certificate of lifetime membership, Miami Music Teachers Association. 1954

Scrapbook 2:(B)

Photo portrait of a bride in flowing gown Photo of Lacey Coe, Leopold Auer & G. M. Purver (2)

Scrapbook 2:(C)

Framed portrait of Lacey Coe, Leopold Auer and G. M. Purver. Addressed to Coe, signed by Auer on the occasion of his naturalisation

Scrapbook 2:(D)

Framed photo of Auer, signed by Auer

Scrapbook 2:(F)

Photo of Mr. and Mrs. Leopold Auer

 

L. Coe and Wanda Auer framed picture in box with pictures of L. Coe and duplicate of framed picture

 

Long photo of orchestra with elderly L. Coe as concert master

 

Three reels of recording mix

 

Box of plastic animals on cards, notes in cyrillic alphabet on back