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McCann, Eleanor, 1907-2004


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

1913 Dayton Flood Survivors Oral Histories

Identifier: MS-296

The1913 Flood Survivors Oral Histories is a collection of video oral history interviews with survivors of the 1913 Dayton Flood. The videos were made in the 1990s and the participants tell their stories of survival as children during the flood.

Dates: 1995-1996

Dayton Civic Theatre Scrapbook (SC-380)

Identifier: SC-380

The Dayton Civic Theatre was founded and directed by Edmund C. Wilkes. Most productions were performed at the Dayton Art Institute Auditorium by the Phoenix Players professional theatre company. The scrapbook primarily contains original photographs, programs, and news clippings, as well as some other original documents.

Dates: 1938 - 1942; 1978; Majority of material found within 1938 - 1941

Eleanor McCann Dayton Music Scrapbook (SC-379)

Identifier: SC-379

The collection consists of a single scrapbook containing clippings, original materials (such as programs and correspondence), and occasional handwritten commentary, mostly focused on Dayton's classical music scene in the 1930s and 1940s. Eleanor McCann was the music director at the Dayton Art Institute at the time.

Dates: 1925 - 1972; Majority of material found within 1939 - 1943

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Dayton (Ohio) -- History -- 20th century 1
Dayton (Ohio) -- Music 1
Floods -- Ohio -- Dayton -- Oral histories 1
Natural disasters -- Ohio -- Dayton -- Oral histories 1
Oral histories 1