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THE FELIX G. ROBINSON PAPERS
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Box: 1 Fold: 52 Monaghan, Frank
DATE SPAN: 07/29/1963 - 07/05/1967

DESCRIPTION: 21 letters from Frank Monaghan to FGR with carbons by FGR, mostly regarding "Tableland Trails," "Glades Star" and the history of Western Maryland.

Box: 1 Fold: 53 Murray, John Courtney, S.J.
DATE SPAN: 03/12/1953 - 08/28/1967

DESCRIPTION: 5 TLSs from John Courtney Murray, S.J. to FGR with carbons by FGR and letters from others regarding Murray, mostly regarding religion and Maryland history.

Box: 1 Fold: 54 Niebuhr, Reinhold
DATE SPAN: 10/30/1936 - 10/30/1936

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Reinhold Niebuhr to FGR regarding publication.

Box: 1 Fold: 55 Niles, John Jacob
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1960]? - 01/01/1960

DESCRIPTION: 1 pamphlet about the music of John Jacob Niles signed by Niles; undated.

Box: 1 Fold: 56 Noble, T. Tertius
DATE SPAN: [04/20/1950]? - 04/20/1950

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS (2 pp.) from T. Tertius Noble to FGR regarding the Mountian Choir Festival (Apr 20).

Box: 1 Fold: 57 O'Boyle, Patrick A., Archbishop
DATE SPAN: 07/08/1957 - 10/15/1957

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLSs from Patrick A. O'Boyle, Archbishop of Washington, D.C. regarding the lay-Apostolate.

Box: 1 Fold: 58 O'Brien, John A.
DATE SPAN: 12/20/1951 - 03/24/1953

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLSs from Rev. John A. O'Brien to FGR with carbons by FGR, all regarding publication.

Box: 1 Fold: 59 Olsen, Evelyn
DATE SPAN: 12/17/1966 - 07/26/1967

DESCRIPTION: 5 letters form Evelyn Olsen to FGR with carbons by FGR, mostly regarding "Tableland Trails" and the London Book Company.

Box: 1 Fold: 60 Owens, Hamilton
DATE SPAN: 02/04/1953 - 05/16/1967

DESCRIPTION: 12 letters from Hamilton Owens to FGR with carbons by FGR, mostly regarding social engagements, the Baltimore Sun and "Tableland Trails."

Box: 1 Fold: 61 Peck, Eva
DATE SPAN: 01/22/1935 - 01/22/1935

DESCRIPTION: 1 copy TL from Eva Peck to a number of readers on the stationery of the Mountain Choir Festival. Letter describes her activities in Los Angeles.

Box: 1 Fold: 62 Perry, Clay
DATE SPAN: 08/16/1945 - 08/16/1945

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Clay Perry to FGR regarding a trip to Austria.

Box: 1 Fold: 63 Powell, Lyman
DATE SPAN: 01/28/1931 - 12/31/1931

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLSs from Lyman Powell of St. Margaret's Church in the Bronx to FGR, mostly regarding Lutheran Church business.

Box: 1 Fold: 64 Preble, Jack
DATE SPAN: 12/17/1940 - 05/10/1967

DESCRIPTION: 7 TLSs from Jack Preble to FGR with carbons by FGR, mostly regarding publishing of "Tableland Trails" and of Preble's "Land of Canaan."

Box: 1 Fold: 65 Price, Walter
DATE SPAN: 01/28/1965 - 01/09/1966

DESCRIPTION: 4 letters from Walter Price to FGR regarding history of Western Maryland.

Box: 1 Fold: 66 Randolph, Jennings
DATE SPAN: 08/17/1936 - 05/17/1966

DESCRIPTION: 20 TLSs from Jennings Randolph, Congressman then Senator, to FGR with carbons by FGR, regarding Maryland history, "Tableland Trails" and the Mountain Choir Festival.

Box: 1 Fold: 67 Reiland, Karl
DATE SPAN: 11/18/1929 - 11/18/1929

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Karl Reiland to FGR regarding religion.

Box: 1 Fold: 68 Roberts, Mary Carter
DATE SPAN: 04/29/1963 - 05/22/1967

DESCRIPTION: 26 TLSs from Mary Carter Roberts of the Maryland State Department of Development with carbons by FGR, mostly regarding Maryland history, Friendsville, MD and "Tableland Trails."

Box: 1 Fold: 69 Roosevelt, Edith
DATE SPAN: 02/26/1935 - 02/26/1935

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS and 1 ALS fragment from Edith Roosevelt to FGR regarding the Mountain Choir Festival. Includes the following items: ALS (1 p.) from Edith Roosevelt to FGR (Ap. 23rd...) and ALS fragment (1 p.) from Edith Roosevelt to FGR (26 Feb 1935).

Box: 1 Fold: 70 Roosevelt, Eleanor: 1938 - 1946
DATE SPAN: 04/19/1938 - 08/22/1946

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLSs from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR with 2 TLSs from her secretary and 1 letter from the White House all reagarding the Mountain Choir Festival. Includes the following items: TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (26 Jun 1946); TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt (signed in absence) to FGR (30 Jul 1946); TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (22 Aug 1946).

Box: 1 Fold: 71 Roosevelt, Eleanor: 1947
DATE SPAN: 04/17/1947 - 12/21/1947

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLSs from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR regarding the Mountain Choir Festival. Includes the following items: TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (17 Apr 1947); TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (20 Oct 1947); and TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (21 Dec 1947).

Box: 1 Fold: 72 Roosevelt, Eleanor: Jan - Jun, 1948
DATE SPAN: 01/03/1948 - 06/11/1948

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLSs from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR regarding the Mountain Choir Festival. Includes the following items: TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (3 Jan 1948); TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (26 Jan 1948); TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (26 Feb 1948); and TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (11 Jun 1948).

Box: 1 Fold: 73 Roosevelt, Eleanor: Jul - Dec, 1948
DATE SPAN: 07/18/1948 - 12/27/1948

DESCRIPTION: 5 TLSs from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR regarding the Mountain Choir Festival. Includes the following items: TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (18 Jul 1948); TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (3 Aug 1948); TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (9 Aug 1948); TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (21 Nov 1948); and TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (27 Dec 1948).

Box: 1 Fold: 74 Roosevelt, Eleanor: 1949
DATE SPAN: 03/25/1949 - 07/25/1949

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLSs from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR regarding the Mountain Choir Festival. Includes the following items: TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (25 Mar 1949); TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (6 Jun 1949); and TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (25 July 1949).

Box: 1 Fold: 75 Roosevelt, Eleanor: 1950 - 1954
DATE SPAN: 02/06/1950 - 03/25/1954

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLSs from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR regarding FGR's writing. Includes the following items: TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (6 Feb 1950); TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (6 Mar 1953); and TLS (1 p.) from Eleanor Roosevelt to FGR (25 Mar 1954).

Box: 1 Fold: 76 Roosevelt, Eleanor: Envelopes & Telegram
DATE SPAN: 01/04/1948 - 08/03/1954

DESCRIPTION: 10 envelopes signed by Eleanor Roosevelt, all of them probably rubber stamps, and 1 telegram (undated) from Roosevelt to FGR cancelling an engagement at the Mountain Choir Festival in 1948.

Box: 1 Fold: 77 Roosevelt, Eleanor: Corresp. to
DATE SPAN: 06/17/1946 - 03/22/1954

DESCRIPTION: 13 carbons by FGR sent to Eleanor Roosevelt, mostly regarding the Mountain Choir Festival.

Box: 1 Fold: 78 Roosevelt, Franklin D.
DATE SPAN: 09/24/1935 - 09/24/1935

DESCRIPTION: 1 TLS from Franklin D. Roosevelt (rubber stamp signature) to FGR, general letter asking the advice of pastors on national policy in 1935.

Box: 1 Fold: 79 Saint Anthony's Guild
DATE SPAN: 10/10/1957 - 06/29/1967

DESCRIPTION: 19 TLSs from various members of St. Anthony's Guild in Paterson, New Jersey to FGR, mostly regarding religion. Includes letters from Fr. John Forest and Fr. Hubert Woods.

Box: 1 Fold: 80 Saint Paul's Guild
DATE SPAN: 07/02/1960 - 02/15/1967

DESCRIPTION: 7 letters from members of Saint Paul's Guild and the Paulist Fathers to FGR, mostly regarding religion. Incudes several letters from Fr. A. J. Burggroff.

Box: 1 Fold: 81 Schwalje, Walter & Lillian
DATE SPAN: 07/06/1949 - 12/27/1966

DESCRIPTION: 40 letters from Walter and Lillian Schwalje to FGR with some carbons by FGR, mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 82 Schumann-Heink, Mme.
DATE SPAN: 03/03/1935 - 03/12/1935

DESCRIPTION: 1 ALS from Madame Shumann-Heink to FGR with a carbon by FGR, both regarding a possible singing engagement by Schumann-Heink at the Mountain Choir Festival in 1935.

Box: 1 Fold: 83 Selner, John C.
DATE SPAN: 04/30/1940 - 09/25/1950

DESCRIPTION: 2 ALSs from John C. Selner to FGR, mostly regarding music.

Box: 1 Fold: 84 Sheed & Ward
DATE SPAN: 06/13/1951 - 04/21/1958

DESCRIPTION: 12 TLSs from Sheed & Ward to FGR with carbons by FGR, mostly regarding the publication of "Journal of a Convert." Includes 4 TLSs from Frank Sheed.

Box: 1 Fold: 85 Stokowski, Leopold
DATE SPAN: 12/28/1923 - 04/09/1931

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from Leopold Stokowski to FGR, both regarding music. Includes the following items: TLS (1 p., prob. rubber stamp signature) from Leopold Stokowski to FGR (28 Dec 1923); and TLS (1 p.) from Leopold Stokowski to FGR (9 Apr 1931).

Box: 1 Fold: 86 Thayer, Frederick A.
DATE SPAN: 03/20/1937 - 02/02/1938

DESCRIPTION: 3 TLSs from Frederick A. Thayer to FGR, mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 87 Tydings, Joseph D.
DATE SPAN: 04/27/1967 - 06/02/1967

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from Senator Joseph D. Tydings to FGR, mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 88 Weller, Frank M.
DATE SPAN: 02/09/1960 - 12/11/1960

DESCRIPTION: 4 TLSs from Frank M. Weller to FGR, mostly personal.

Box: 1 Fold: 89 Watson, David L.
DATE SPAN: 06/30/1931 - 09/23/1963

DESCRIPTION: 9 letters from David L. Watson to FGR, mostly opposing FGR 's conversion to Catholicism. Literature regarding the World Party.

Box: 1 Fold: 90 Wentzel, Volkmar
DATE SPAN: 08/31/1953 - 07/24/1967

DESCRIPTION: 2 TLSs from Volkmar Wentzel, a staff photographer for "National Geographic," to FGR with carbons by FGR, regarding NG magazine and Western Maryland.

Box: 1 Fold: 91 Wentzel, Volkmar - Honorary Dinner
DATE SPAN: [09/29/1967]? - 09/29/1967

DESCRIPTION: Invitation list for a dinner in honor of Volmar Wentzel put together by FGR.

Box: 1 Fold: 92 Westminster Choir School
DATE SPAN: 11/19/1936 - 03/16/1938

DESCRIPTION: 7 TLSs by officials at the Westminster Choir School to FGR with many carbons by FGR, mapping out FGR's hiring at, work for and eventual decision to leave the Westminster Choir School as Executive Secretary. Includes many letters from John Finley Williamson and 1 TLS from Frederick H. Knubel.

Box: 1 Fold: 93 Williams, Harold
DATE SPAN: 03/10/1964 - 12/16/1966

DESCRIPTION: 24 TLSs from Harold Williams of the Baltimore Sun to FGR with carbons by FGR, mostly regarding publication of essays written by FGR in the Sun.

Box: 1 Fold: 94 Whipp, Donald L.
DATE SPAN: 12/27/1963 - 04/10/1967

DESCRIPTION: 22 TLSs from Donald L. Whipp of the Potomac Electric Power Company and the Editor of the Valleys of History to FGR with carbons by FGR, all regarding the publication of "Valleys of History" and of "Tableland Trails."

Box: 1 Fold: 95 Winslow, Caleb
DATE SPAN: 01/26/1962 - 05/10/1967

DESCRIPTION: 24 ALSs from Caleb Winslow to FGR, mostly social.

Box: 1 Fold: 96 Wright, John J., Bishop
DATE SPAN: 08/18/1961 - 05/04/1967

DESCRIPTION: 7 TLSs from John J. Wright, Bishop of Pittsburgh, to FGR with carbons by FGR, mostly regarding religion.

Box: 1 Fold: 97 Young, Barbara
DATE SPAN: 01/27/1927 - 08/05/1929

DESCRIPTION: 2 photocopies of letters from Barbara Young to FGR, mostly regarding writing and publishing.

Box: 1 Fold: 98 Appreciation, Letters of
DATE SPAN: 09/18/1924 - 08/29/1966

DESCRIPTION: 32 "letters of appreciation" written to FGR from various people, often consists of fan mail for sermons and articles by FGR. Includes 1 TLS from R. B. White, President of the B & O Railroad, and 1 TLS from H. C. Byrd, President of the University of Maryland, College Park.

Box: 1 Fold: 99 Arthurdale, W. Va., Gov't Hospital Project
DATE SPAN: 11/14/1944 - 04/08/1949

DESCRIPTION: 15 letters to and from FGR all regarding his stay in Arthurdale, W. Va. where he worked for the Housing and Home Finance Agency of the Public Housing Administration and as a Pastor at a church. Includes 1 TLS from Clarence E. Pickett of the American Friends Service Committee regarding Eleanor Roosevelt.

Box: 1 Fold: 100 Conversion to Catholicism
DATE SPAN: 11/01/1946 - 08/08/1964

DESCRIPTION: 24 letters to and from FGR regarding FGR's conversion to Catholicism. Includes a letter sent by FGR to Pope Pius XII in 1946, to which he received no reply.

Box: 1 Fold: 101 Deer Park Spring Water
DATE SPAN: 06/07/1966 - 02/14/1967

DESCRIPTION: 13 letters to and from FGR regarding an article by FGR on the Deer Park Spring Water Company. Includes many letters from Rutledge Bermingham, President of the company and the typescript of the article.

Box: 1 Fold: 102 Garrett County Historical Society
DATE SPAN: 07/08/1963 - 03/21/1967

DESCRIPTION: 14 letters to and from FGR regarding the Garrett County Historical Society and the Maryland Historical Society (2 TLSs from). Includes 5 TLSs from Ross Durst.

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