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Penrose, Boies, 1902-1976

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Penrose, Boies, 1959-1963

 File — Box: 14, Folder: 26
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: As the correspondents in this sub-subseries make evident, McIlhenny cultivated a social network that reached across noted names in all the arts, as well as titled gentry, royalty and political figures. Whenever celebrities of the stage, screen or concert hall were performing in Philadelphia, McIlhenny would invite them to his home at Rittenhouse Square, just a stone's throw away from the major theatres and hotels. Although they could not always accept the offer, invitees included Noel Coward,...
Dates: 1959-1963

Prints Department Records

 Collection
Identifier: PRI
Abstract This collection contains correspondence and research from the Prints Department at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
Dates: 1922-1984