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Dr. Benjamin F. Ward Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0028
Abstract This collection is comprised of material about and collected by Dr. Benjamin F. Ward. The material documents Ward's piano performances, as well as his academic positions and faculty service, particularly at Duke University. The collection primarily includes correspondence, performance and event programs, newspaper clippings and articles, and ephemera related to Ward's career. Also included are a number of published books and piano scores collected by Ward; of particular note are six volumes...
Dates: 1790-2014; Majority of material found within 1972-2013

Dr. James Hustead Semans and Mrs. Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MC-0006
Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of papers created by Dr. James Hustead Semans and Mrs. Mary Duke Biddle Trent Semans during their involvement with the North Carolina School of the Arts’ Board of Trustees and International Music Program. The papers contain speeches, presentation scripts, and correspondence from the Semans as well as meeting minutes and reports from the Board of Trustees regarding the organization and operations of the school.

Dates: 1964-2001