Series I – Correspondence

Box 1 – Folder 1
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-A, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 2
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-B, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 3
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-C, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 4
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-D, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 5
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-E, 1953-1954
Box 1 – Folder 6
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-F, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 7
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-G, 1953-1954
Box 1 – Folder 8
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-H, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 9
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-I, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 10
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-J, 1953-1954
Box 1 – Folder 11
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-K, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 12
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-L, 1953-1954
Box 1 – Folder 13
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-M, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 14
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-N, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 15
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-O, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 16
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-P, 1953-1954
Box 1 – Folder 17
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-R, 1953-1954
Box 1 – Folder 18
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-S, 1953-1954
Box 1 – Folder 19
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-T, 1953-1954
Box 1 – Folder 20
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-U-V, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 21
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-W, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 22
Correspondence, Acknowledgements-Y-Z, 1954
Box 1 – Folder 23
Correspondence, Requests, 1953-1955
Box 1 – Folder 24
Correspondence, Professional, 1929-1932
Box 1 – Folder 25
Correspondence, Professional, 1933
Box 1 – Folder 26
Correspondence, Professional, 1934
Box 1 – Folder 27
Correspondence, Professional, 1936-1937
Box 1 – Folder 28
Correspondence, Professional, 1938
Box 1 – Folder 29
Correspondence, Professional, 1939-1940
Box 1 – Folder 30
Correspondence, Professional, 1941-1942
Box 1 – Folder 31
Correspondence, Professional, 1944-1945
Box 1 – Folder 32
Correspondence, Professional, 1946
Box 1 – Folder 33
Correspondence, Professional, 1947
Box 1 – Folder 34
Correspondence, Professional, 1948
Box 1 – Folder 35
Correspondence, Professional, 1949
Box 1 – Folder 36
Correspondence, Professional, 1950
Box 1 – Folder 37
Correspondence, Professional, 1951
Box 1 – Folder 38
Correspondence, Professional, 1952
Box 1 – Folder 39
Correspondence, Professional, 1953-1959
Box 1 – Folder 40
Correspondence, From Voice of Firestone Performers, 1930-1959; n.d.
Box 1 – Folder 41
Correspondence, Letters from Listeners, 1932
Box 1 – Folder 42
Correspondence, American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (A.S.C.A.P.) Correspondence and Related Documents, 1941-1967 (Idabelle Firestone’s membership certificate for 1948 is oversized; filed in Box 2)
Box 1 – Folder 43
Correspondence, Correspondence and Attached Documents about Copyright, 1929-1947
Box 1 – Folder 44
Correspondence, Correspondence and Attached Documents about Copyright, 1972-2000
Box 1 – Folder 45
Correspondence, Requests to N.E.C., 1970-2004; n.d.
Box 1 – Folder 46
Correspondence, Hopkins, Macomber and Chapman, 1969-1973; n.d.
Box 1 – Folder 47
Correspondence, Memos, 1969-1972
Box 1 – Folder 48
Correspondence, Library Correspondence, 1969-1973; 1986; n.d.
Box 1 – Folder 49
Correspondence, Correspondence with Bernice Vigar, Archives Department at Firestone Co., 1973-1974

Series II – Photographs


Box 2 – Folder 1
Photographs, Firestone Family, 1895-1928; n.d.
Box 2 – Folder 2
Photographs, Firestone Family with Others, 1928-1959
Box 2 – Folder 3
Photographs, Voice of Firestone Performers and Productions, 1928-1959; n.d.

Series III – Music

Box 2 – Folder 4
Music, Compositions and Manuscripts-“You are the Song in My Heart,”/”Love is the Song in My Heart” (Oversize manuscript for “You are the Song in My Heart” filed in Box 2)
Box 2 – Folder 5
Music, Compositions and Manuscripts-“Melody of Love”
Box 2 – Folder 6
Music, Compositions and Manuscripts-“In My Garden”
Box 2 – Folder 7
Music, Compositions and Manuscripts-“If I Could Tell You”
Box 2 – Folder 8
Music, Compositions and Manuscripts-“Forget Me Not”
Box 2 – Folder 9
Music, Compositions and Manuscripts-“Do You Recall”
Box 2 – Folder 10
Music, Compositions and Manuscripts-“Bluebirds”
Box 2 – Folder 11
Music, Compositions and Manuscripts-Unclassified
Box 2 – Folder 12
Music, Published Music by Idabelle Firestone
Box 2 – Folder 13
Music, Published Music by Idabelle Firestone
Box 2 – Folder 14
Music, Manuscripts, Compositions, Lyrics, and Published Music by Individuals Other Than Idabelle Firestone
Box 2 – Folder 15
Music, Lyrics Sheets and Notes
Box 2 – Folder 16
Music, Royalties and Sales, 1952; 1971-1973
Box 2 – Folder 17
Music, List of Scores; n.d.

Series IV – Publicity

Box 3 – Folder 1
Publicity, Press Releases, 1932-1971
Box 3 – Folder 2
Publicity, Biographical Sketches
Box 3 – Folder 3
Publicity, Newspaper Clippings, 1928-1991; n.d.
Box 3 – Folder 4
Publicity, Magazines and Pamphlets, 1932-1991; n.d.
Box 3 – Folder 5
Publicity, White House State Dinner, 1959
Box 3 – Folder 6
Publicity, Harvey Firestone, Jr. Radio Talks, 1931-1932

Series V – Program Transcripts and Details

Box 3 – Folder 7
Program Details, Scripts, Transcripts and Details, 1932-1952
Box 3 – Folder 8
Program Details, Guest Artists and Selections, 1931-1963

Series VI – Awards

Box 3 – Folder 9
Awards, Awards and Certificates, 1935-1959; n.d. (Lowell Mason Award of 1950, housed in a wooden case, trophy awarded to Voice of Firestone for winning the Popularity Poll in the category of Favorite Classical Musical Show by TV Digest (n.d.), and a recognition dated December 3, 1938 from NBC acknowledging the ten year anniversary of the Voice of Firestone broadcast are all oversized and
unfoldered in Box 3)
Box 3 – Folder 10
Awards, Publicity about Awards, 1934-1959
Box 3 – Folder 11
Awards, Correspondence about Awards, 1946-1957

Series VII – Scrapbooks and Memorabilia

Box 4 – Folder 1
Scrapbooks and Memorabilia, Scrapbooks
Box 4 – Folder 2
Scrapbooks and Memorabilia, Scrapbooks
Box 4 – Folder 3
Scrapbooks and Memorabilia, Memorabilia

Series VIII – Firestone Library Plans


Box 5 – Folder 1
Firestone Library Plans, Layouts, 1969-1972; n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 2
Firestone Library Plans, Budget & Prospectus, 1969-1972; n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 3
Firestone Library Plans, Contributions, 1969-1977, n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 4
Firestone Library Plans, Remington Rand Vault, 1969-1971
Box 5 – Folder 5
Firestone Library Plans, Recording Studio, 1967-1972; n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 6
Firestone Library Plans, Technical Specifications, 1970-1972
Box 5 – Folder 7
Firestone Library Plans, Firestone Library Dedication, 1973; n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 8
Firestone Library Plans, Preservation, 1999-2008; n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 9
Firestone Library Plans, Projects, 1969-1991; n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 10
Firestone Library Plans, Appraisal, 1969-1972, 1995
Box 5 – Folder 11
Inventory of donation, 1969-1995; n.d.

Series IX – Copyright and Artist Waivers

Box 5 – Folder 12
Copyright and Artist Waivers, 1971-1980; n.d.

Series X – Lending and Licensing Agreements

Box 5 – Folder 13
Lending and Licensing Agreements, 1977-2001

Series XI – Kinescope Film Program Listings

Box 5 – Folder 14
Original Kinescope Film Program Listing by Artist, A1-D19; n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 15
Original Kinescope Film Program Listing by Artist, E1-H76; n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 16
Original Kinescope Film Program Listing by Artist, J1-M125; n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 17
Original Kinescope Film Program Listing by Artist, N1-S189; n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 18
Original Kinescope Film Program Listing by Artist, T1-W73; n.d.
Box 5 – Folder 19
Off-The-Air Kinescopes List of Special Guests/Speakers and Artists/Conductors; n.d.
Box 5 - Folder 20
'Eyewitness to History' kinescopes

Box 6(oversize) - Firestone Library architectural plans. (Stored in Firestone Library vault (upper left hand corner).


THERE ARE NOTES BETWEEN NOTES, YOU KNOW. SARAH VAUGHAN