Ellis Larkins Juilliard Scholarship

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Title

Ellis Larkins Juilliard Scholarship

Description

Although he studied with Peabody faculty members off campus, pianist Ellis Larkins could not officially enroll at Peabody because of his race. He received this acceptance and scholarship letter from the Juilliard School of Music during the summer before his eighteenth birthday.

Creator

George A. Wedge

Source

Ellis Larkins Juilliard Scholarship, 1941 June 19, Ellis Larkins corres, documents, clippings, programs 1930s, Box 2, Ellis Larkins papers, PIMS.0075 Series I: Photocopied Scrapbooks & Personal Papers, Arthur Friedheim Library Special Collections, Peabody Institute, The Johns Hopkins University.

Date

1941 June 19

Citation

George A. Wedge, “Ellis Larkins Juilliard Scholarship,” Exhibits: The Sheridan Libraries and Museums, accessed March 1, 2024, https://exhibits.library.jhu.edu/items/show/1513.