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Harry L. Huret and Ellen Marr Spector Collection Series
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Audio and Visual Media

This series includes visual and audio recordings related to Huret’s life work and the dedication of the Huret Spector Gallery. Included in the materials relating to Huret is a performance of the Frog Prince, his lecture series, his oral history an...

The Huret and Spector Gallery

This series includes materials related to the dedication and opening of the Huret Spector Gallery such as correspondence, programs from the dedication, layout of presentation, and audio recording of dedication speech by Bob Huret. Located in serie...

Lectures

During his retirement in Florida in 1971, Huret developed a series of lectures taught at the Palm Beach Community College through the Institute of New Dimensions called “A Tour through Broadway Musical Theater.” He spoke at different colleges, chu...

Biographical

Included in this series are family photographs, personal correspondence, newspaper clippings of stories written about Huret and his obituary. Also, included are materials on Harry’s son, Bob Huret and his time at Harvard Graduate School of Busines...

Musical Plays

This series features three of Huret’s most well-known musical plays-The Frog Prince, The Hunting Season and Mother Goose Revisited. Included are drafts and final manuscripts of the musicals as well as handwritten and printed versions of songs. Al...

Songs

Scope and content note: Featured in this series are over 100 songs written by Huret. Materials include handwritten sheet music and typed copies of songs as well as any published materials like songbooks and copyright information.

Professional Correspondence

Featured in this series is professional correspondence between Huret and Chappell Music Company, an application to become part of the American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers ASCAP, and a blank application for copyright from the Libr...

Cartoons

Featured in this series are Huret’s cartoons. Included is a bound notebook of photocopies of cartoons, sketches and cartoons used in printed materials like newspapers and theater brochures. This series also features cartoon correspondence between ...

Ellen Marr Spector

This series consists of materials related to Ellen Marr Spector’s life as a performer and producer. Materials included are photographs, correspondence, newspaper clippings and materials related to her work on the Children’s Hour radio show, The S...