Darling Family Papers

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Darling family papers
Creator: Darling (Family : Lyons, N.Y.)
Call Number: A.D22
Dates: 1804-1943
Physical Description: 3 boxes
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Scope and Content
Subject(s)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Box 1
Collection Overview
Title: Darling family papers
Creator: Darling (Family : Lyons, N.Y.)
Call Number: A.D22
Dates: 1804-1943
Physical Description: 3 boxes
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Scope and Content
The papers concern the careers of Frank Nelson Darling, an orchestra conductor for musical comedies at the beginning of the 20th century, and his father who ran a music academy in Lyons, NY.

Letters from the following have been indexed:

Burke, Billie

Claire, Ina

Lang, Anton

Luders, Gustav Carl

Stokowski, Leopold

Ziegfeld, Florenz

Subject(s):
New York (State)--Lyons
Music
Theater
Correspondence
Diaries
Photographs
Legal instruments
Diplomas
Darling, Nelson P.
Darling, Frank Nelson
Musicians
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Mrs. E. D. Bollinger, Lyons, NY, September 1947.Access
The Darling family papers is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
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[Item title, item date], Darling family papers, A.D22, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
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Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
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Content List
Box 1
Box 1, Folder 1Correspondence, 1850-1943
Box 1, Folder 2Correspondence, undated
Box 1, Folder 3Genealogical material, Circa 1760s - 1900s
Box 1, Folder 4Legal and financial papers, 1804-1917
Box 1, Folder 5Licenses to preach in the Methodist-Episcopal Church, 1832-1836, 1838
Box 1, Folder 6Memorabilia
Box 1, Folder 7Newspaper clippings, 1904-1935
Box 1, Folder 8Photographs
Julia L. Darling, M. Farlin, Elmira N.Y. (Jan. 1901); Frank H. Darling, C.S. Cooper Photography, Clyde N.Y. ; "King Dodo" Orchestra (1903/1904); Old Sherman Homestead, former Lyons Highschool site;

Box 1, Folder 9Photographs
Ulysses S. Grant ("sold at the great Fair by Relief Corps, Chicago): photograph of man by C.M. Tuttle, Lyons NY; Photograph of baby Annie Darling, (Jan. 17 1865 - Sep. 30 1865); Frank Darling (1914); N.F. Sherman,Besler Gallery, 113 Lake Street Chicago; Headshot of a Woman, J.E. Lyon, Barndard's Block, Cortland; Headshot of a Man, C.M. Tuttle, William Street, Lyons; Lyons High School; Roseland Theatre; Pavlos Darling (1900); Stiing Woman, G.J. Wood - Sunlight Gallery, Syracuse; Standing Boy, C.H. Whitney's Gallery, Baldwinsville; L. Darling M.D. (1901); Nelson Darling; Frederick Darling; Pilgrim Congregational Church Choir, Easter Service, (6/16/1904); Postcards of Lyons High School and Lyon's Methodist Episcopal Church; Photograph of man and young girl, Siegel Cooper & co. Chicago;

Box 1, Folder 10Programs, 1860-1914
Box 1, Folder 11Programs, 1915-1932
Package 1, Object 1-2Medical diploma, Nancy Bathbira (Packard) Sherman, June 26, 1889 and May 17, 1892
In metal tube

Package 1, Object 3-4Medical diploma, Warren Fletcher Sherman, March 22, 1900 and 1866
Package 1, Object 5-6Medical diploma, Stephen D. Sherman, June 5, 1866 and June 4, 1869
Package 1, Object 7Marriage certificate: Nelson P. Darling and Mary Eugenia Sherman, December 13, 1857
Box 3, Object 1Picture: Anna Held and her Company, "Miss Innocence", December 7, 1911
Box 3, Folder 1Song by Frank Nelson Darling, "You and I."
Box 3, Volume 3-6Diaries of Nelson P. Darling, 1879-1881, 1884-1888
Box 3, Volume 2Scrapbook of Frank Nelson Darling
Box 3, Volume 1Scrapbook of Nelson P. Darling
Box 2, Volume 1-4Bibles
3 published and 1 manuscript



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