Dorothy Stolzenbach Payne papers
Scope and Content
The Dorothy Stolzenbach Payne documents the life of Dorothy Stolzenbach Payne and her husband Karl Payne. The collection contains correspondence, personal and professional photographs, certificates, awards and degrees along with recital programs, newspaper clippings, and scrapbooks. The collection includes items pertaining to the Keyboard Club of Cincinnati as well as Percy Grainger.
- Creation: 1926-1989
- Payne, Dorothy Stolzenbach (Person)
Language of Materials
The records are in English
Restrictions on Access
This collection is open for research.
Biography of Biography of Dorothy Stolzenbach Payne
Dorothy Stolzenbach Payne was a prominent piano player from Cincinnati. Graduating from the College of Music of Cincinnati in 1926, Dorothy went on to perform in recitals and become a well-respected teacher in her field. In 1935, she founded the Keyboard Club of Cincinnati, and maintained an active role in the group until her death. Payne was also a member of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra alongside her husband, Karl Payne (violinist).
More information and photos of Dorothy Stolzenbach Payne are available on the Archives and Rare Books Library website.
5.25 Linear Feet (3 Paige boxes, 1 oversize box)
This collection contains personal papers of Dorothy Stolzenbach Payne, and spans the years 1926-1989. Correspondence, personal and professional photographs, certificates, recital programs, newspaper clippings, and scrapbooks are included in the collection.
Statement of Arrangement
The collection is arranged into folders by subject matter.
Archives and Rare Books Library
- Payne, Karl A. (Person)
- Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961 (Person)
- Keyboard Club of Cincinnati (Organization)
- College of Music of Cincinnati -- Alumni and alumnae (Organization)
- Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra (Organization)
- Finding aid for the Dorothy Stolzenbach Payne papers
- Finding aid prepared by ARB staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English
- 2022-02-24: Additional material in box 4 added to the collection