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Subseries 17. Victor Borge, 1948-2009

Scope and Content Notes:

Subseries 17 contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, concert programs and other records covering Elsie Hillman’s friendship with Victor Borge, a Danish Classical Pianist and Comedian. Hillman and Borge first met when he played for the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in 1948. They remained friends until his death in 2000. As a result of their friendship there is a significant amount of and correspondence, including a letter from a family member of Borge years after his death.

Folder 21 Booklets profiling Victor Borge, c.1970s-1990s
Folder 22 Concert Programs, 1948, 2000
Folder 23 Correspondence, 1953-2006
Folder 24 Memorial Tribute to Victor Borge, Concert Program, 2002
Folder 25 Newspaper Clippings, 1948-2000
Folder 26 Scandinavian Review, Profile on Borge, "Fiveever Two of a Kind," 2009