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Thelma Given (1896–1977) was an internationally acclaimed violin virtuoso who spent much of her later life in Provincetown. She was born in Columbus, Ohio and spent her early years in Illinois. Her father was a wealthy real estate baron of the mid-west and Canada and, in the 1920's, the Givens purchased property at 555 Commercial Street in Provincetown where they spent summers for many years, later making that address their permanent home. [More...]

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  • Thelma Given Telegram
    Telegram from thelma Given in Washington, D.C. to Mrs.J F Given, 555 Commercial Street,...
    Collection: Given
    Format: Text
    Subjects: East End (Provincetown, Mass.), Music, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--20th century, Given, Thelma
  • Thelma given Performance Reviews
    Excerpts from performance reviews of Thelma Given recital performed at Evansville, Indiana on...
    Collection: Given
    Format: Text
    Subjects: East End (Provincetown, Mass.), Music, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--20th century, Given, Thelma
  • Thelma Given Photo
    Professional head shot of Thelma Given.
    Collection: Given
    Format: Photo
    Subjects: East End (Provincetown, Mass.), Music, Violin, Violinist, Given, Thelma
  • Thelma Given performance reviews
    Newspaper reviews regarding Thelma Given's performances taken from the "Philadelphia Public...
    Collection: Given
    Format: Text
    Subjects: East End (Provincetown, Mass.), Music, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--20th century, Given, Thelma
  • Thelma Given Telegram
    Telegram from Thelma Given in Chicago, Illinois March 15, 1931 sent to J F Given, Plaza Hotel,...
    Collection: Given
    Format: Text
    Subjects: East End (Provincetown, Mass.), Music, Provincetown (Mass.)--History--20th century, Given, Thelma
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