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    Composers and Conductors, Five signatures and 1 Typed Letter Signed. Group lot includes a typed letter signed by William Grant Still dated April 11, 1946. Still's work focused on the socio-economic position of blacks in America, most notably the opera "The Troubled Island", which featured a libretto by Langston Hughes.

    Together with individual signatures by: Walter Damrosch (affixed to a slightly larger sheet), Eugene Ormandy (2 signatures), Arthur Fiedler, and Pierre Monteux.

    Condition: Still letter has flattened folds, with light creasing and a few small tears at edges. Remaining items in good condition, with some having dealer pricing on verso.


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    Auction Dates
    February, 2017
    17th Friday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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