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Abstract Collection contains financial records and press books. The material dates from 1889-1953. The collection includes records created by E & E Baltzley Realty Company, the National Chautauqua of Glen Echo, and Glen Echo Park Company.
Overview The International Platform Association was an organization that functioned between 1831 and 2001. The organization began as the American Lyceum Association, and served as a means for people to debate and voice their oppinions in a public setting. In the early years that followed, organizations all across the country began establishing their own lyceums; by 1834, there were several thousand. Thousands of people came to sessions to hear lectures made by eminent politicians, artists, and...
Dates: 1904-2001; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1990
- Subject: Chautauquas X
- Amusement parks -- Maryland 1
- Chautauquas 1
- Elocution. 1
- Elocutionists 1
- Glen Echo (Md.) 1
- Glen Echo Park (Md.) -- Chautauquas 1
- International Platform Association 1
- Lectures and lecturing. 1 ∧ less
- Anderson, Jack 1
- Baltzley, Edwin 1
- Cook, Richard 1
- E & E Baltzley Realty Company 1
- Glen Echo Park (Md.) 1