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    Operations/Orchestra Services

Commission on Human Rights: Letters to Urban League and CORE, Nov 24, 1958 - Sep 26, 1969

ID:
013-01-12
Abstract
Meeting between NY Philharmonic and Urban League of Greater New York in 1958 about alleged bias against black musicians; NY Philharmonic audition procedures; notices of auditions sent to Urban League and CORE; Sanford Allen engaged as second violinist; Copy of memo from CORE asking NY Philharmonic not to frequent Dickman's Restaurant in Baltimore for "persistent policy of discrimination against Negroes."
Project Funder
  • Leon Levy Foundation
Preferred Citation
Commission on Human Rights: Letters to Urban League and CORE, 24 Nov 1958 - 26 Sep 1969, Folder 013-01-12, Operations/Orchestra Services Records, New York Philharmonic Leon Levy Digital Archives.
https://archives.nyphil.org/index.php/artifact/364984ca-7976-4e0e-b5ba-26fa527ecb69-0.1