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These are the papers of Henry Rudesill consisting of correspondence and newspapers sent to him by his mother and father during his attendance at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Oberlin, Ohio.

Henry Milton Rudesill was born on May 8, 1873 in Ashland, Ohio to Henrietta Rudesill and John C. Rudesill. In 1890, the family moved from Ohio to Hutchinson, Kansas. After receiving his music education degree from the University of Kansas School of Music, Rudesill moved to Oberlin, Ohio to attend the Oberlin Conservatory of Music. While at the Conservatory, Rudesill studied organ, piano, and harp, and was a member of the Glee Club. Henry Rudesill graduated in 1898. He then moved back to Hutchinson, Kansas and taught music for many years. Henry Rudesill passed away in 1953.

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Performing Arts



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.1 linear feet

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Manuscript Number

SpC MS 0322

Rudesill, Henry, Papers, 1894-1895

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