Item: Henry S. Drinker portrait, 1909

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Record Number: 14105
Collection: Drinker family papers [1934B]
Box/Case: 5
Folder: Henry Drinker, Jr.
Relates to: Henry Sandwith Drinker, Jr., 1880-1965
Date of Original: 1909
Original Format: Photographs
Image description: Portrait of Henry Sandwith Drinker, Jr. [1880-1965]. From the Drinker family papers [1934B]. Drinker was a prominent musicologist. He served on the boards of Haverford College, the University of Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, the Juilliard School, and the Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences. In 1938 he founded the Drinker Library of Choral Music, a collection numbering some twenty thousand volumes that he later donated to the Free Library of Philadelphia.