Baranco (Arnold Vernon) Papers

Antonia Brico with the Bay Region Federal Symphony Orchstra at the Veterans Auditorium flyer, Arnold Vernon Baranco papers, MS 15, African American Museum and Library at Oakland, Oakland Public Library.

The Arnold Vernon Baranco papers include newspaper clippings, correspondence, yearbooks, WPA musical programs and photographs related to the life and musical activities of Arnold Vernon Baranco.

The collection is organized into three series: biographical, teaching activities, musical activities, and photographs. The biographical series includes certificates, clippings, awards, membership cards, and his high school yearbook. The teaching activities series includes a small number of letter, and the musical programs document WPA performances given by Baranco. The photographs in the collection are related to Baranco's family, friends, and musical activities.

Dates: 1925-1987
Creator: Baranco, Arnold Vernon, 1915-1987
Collection Size: .25 linear feet (1 box)

Guide to the Arnold Vernon Baranco Papers

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