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John C. Vollbracht papers

Identifier: PIMS-0029

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Scope and Contents

The John C. Vollbracht papers (1905-1916) contain concert programs from the performances of his pupils and personal banking notebooks.


  • Creation: 1905 - 1916


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for use at the Peabody Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright. All requests for permission to publish or perform materials in this collection must be submitted in writing to the archivist of the Arthur Friedheim Library.

Biographical / Historical

John C. Vollbracht (1871-1938) was a German-born piano instructor in Baltimore. Educated in Leipzig, he immigrated in approximately 1889 to the United States, where he maintained a large music studio. There he taught piano and arranged recitals for his pupils. He is buried in Loudon Park Cemetery in Baltimore.


.19 Cubic Feet (1 half-size letter box)

Language of Materials



John C. Vollbracht was a Baltimore-based piano teacher in the early 20th century. The collection contains concert programs from the performances of his pupils and personal banking notebooks.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of the John C. Vollbracht estate.

Processing Information

Processed by Alexandra Patterson in 2016.

Guide to the John C. Vollbracht papers
Kerri Sheehan
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Repository Details

Part of the Peabody Archives Repository

Peabody Institute
1 E. Mount Vernon Place
Baltimore MD 21202 USA