Album A

Scope and Content

This box contains loose photographs and memorabilia of Charlot's family and his childhood, specifically "Conservatoire de Musique et de declamation" prizes awarded to Joseph-Auguste Charlot for Solfege, Piano, Harmony and Pratical Accompaniment; Institute de France Academie Royale des Beaux-Artes musical composition certificates for Joseph Auguste Charlot; magazine pages from "Le Rire", "Le Monde Illustre", "Le Sourire", "Journal Amusant", and "L'Illustration"; concert advertisements; "Plan d'Ensemble de l'Exposition Universelle de 1900"; a picture of Claude Debussy; an autographed photograph of Xavier Leroux (André Charlot's harmony teacher at the Paris Conservatoure); an autographed photograph of a Parisian woman; a printed illustration on the back of a concert advertisement; an illustration; caricatures by 'Rip' and other artists; a photograph of a portrait; and sheet music, one labeled 'X. Leroux'.