Below here is a very long list of the items inside and their dates (if available):
Newspaper ad for opening of Herbert C. Cooper Piano & Organ Studio. Hamilton - Wenham Chronicle September 25, 1963.
Herb Cooper Advertising Flyer, South Hamilton, Massachusetts. Fine Music Since 1927. undated.
Program for Seventh Annual Protestant Mens Fellowship Breakfast, Greater Lynn Council of Churches, May 15, 1955.
Church newspaper announcement, August 10, 1963.
Church New Years Eve Dance Newspaper article, undated.
(6) 1950s & 1960s Black & white and color band and member photographs.
Newspaper article with picture of miniature pipe organ made by Herbert Cooper, undated.
Black & white photograph of Boston Street Methodist Church Junior Choir with pipe organ, 1952.
St Mary's Girls' High School Snowball Frolic Program, note, and songlist, 1956.
Lynn, Massachusetts Newspaper article ''Tribute to Harry Maguire'', undated.
(2) Newspaper ads for Herb Cooper Piano & Organ Studio, Oct. 30 & Nov 6, 1963.
Lynn, Massachusetts Newspaper article with picture, ''Melody Time'' Show at Boston Street Methodist Church, April 19, 1950.
Large black & white photo of two Nuns playing clarinets, undated.
Small Herb Cooper and The Orchestra newpaper advertisement, undated.
(2) Herbert C. Cooper Teacher of Piano & Trumpet business cards, Saugus, Massachusetts address, 1931.
Metropolitan Entertainers Herb Cooper business card, undated.
Business card with Herb Cooper and Orchestra pictured, undated.
(19) Small newspaper articles of places the band was to be playing. Some are dated.
Nahant Men's Club, undated.
Ancient Order of Hibernians, Division 10, A.O.H., undated.
Lynn Grange, undated.
Wahpatuck Tribe No. 54 Wakefield, undated.
Wahpatuck Tribe No. 54 I.O.R.M., undated.
Policeman's Ball, undated.
Bradford Hotel, undated.
Boy Scouts Minstel Show, 1932.
Stoneham Grange, undated.
Policeman's Ball, undated.
Baby annoucement, undated.
Annual hHamburger & Wienie roast, Lynn Association of the Blind, Inc., undated.
Odd Fellows Hall Semi Formal dance, undated.
Order of Rainbow Girls, Saugus Assembly No. 33, Town Hall, undated.
Cornet Stars Reunion, undated.
Canadian Club of Lynn Spring Ball, Oxford Club, undated.
Dance Capades '57, Lynn Dance Academy, Lynn English High School, 1957.
Boston Pops Concert picture, ©1945.
''THIS IS IT'' Musical Comedy program, ''BUY WAR BONDS'', May 11,12,13, 1943.
Lynn Chapter Order of DeMolay, 21st Annual June Ball ticket, Happy Valley Country Club, June 28, 1946.
Lynn, Massachusetts Police Relief Association 47th Annual Ball Program & Dance Card, Lynn Armory, November 14, 1945.
Lynn, Massachusetts Police Relief Association 48th Annual Ball Program & Dance Card, Lynn Armory, November 20, 1946.
(3) Newspaper articles on the Lynn, Massachusetts Police Relief Association 47th Annual Ball.
Newspaper announcement for Thanksgiving Dance at Exchange Hall, Lynn, Massachusetts, undated.
Newspaper article, Lynn Chapter 64 Disabled American Veterans 2nd Annual Charity Ball, Oxford Hall, undated.
Pops Concert Program with Lynn & Saugus business advertising. Presented by Elzaphan Shrine No.6 W.S.of J., Masonic Hall, Lynn, Massachusetts, October 27, 1952.
Winthrop High School Senior Farewell Social Program Dance Card, Dedication to Servicewomen and Servicemen of Winthrop High School, June 1, 1945.
St. Jean Baptiste High School Senior Social Dance Card, June 6, 1947.
Lynn Public Schools Thank you letter and newspaper article, June, 14, 1945.
Lynn, Massachusetts Police Relief Association 15th Annual Ball Program & Dance Card, General Electric Auditorium, October 6, 1948.
Peabody Fire Department Relief Association 55th Annual Entertainment & Ball Card, Knights of Columbus Hall, Peabody, Massachusetts, April 30, 1947.
Lynn Police Athletic League 7th Annual Minstrel Show, Lynn City Hall Auditorium, February 18, 19, 1957.
Newspaper announcement, Variety Show, Lynn City Hall Auditorium, Sponsored by Activities Committee of Local 201, General Electric Retired Employees Association, undated.
Newspaper article, Christmas at City Infirmary, Lynn (?), undated.
Diana Chapter 50th Anniversary Letter, June 12, 1956.
Gridiron Club of Greater Boston Thank You letter, Football letterhead, undated.
New England Telephone and Telegraph Company letter for payment for music of Telephone Pioneers Party, April, 23, 1945.
Victory Lodge American Order Sons of St. George, letter requesting music fees, February 2, 1946.
Newspaper article Lynn Police Athletic League, April 24, 1964.
Building 57 Associates Third Annual Banquet and Dance Ticket,Oxford Club, Lynn, Massachusetts, February 10, 1945.
Newspaper article, General Electric Retired Employees Association, Variety Show, Lynn City Hall Auditorium, undated.
Newspaper announcement, Night in Paris, Veterans of Foreign Wars, January 15, 1946.
Menu for Testimonial Dinner for Tim Mahoney by Telephone Associates, Hotel Rockmere, Marblehead, Massachusetts, May 26, 1956.
Newspaper article, Opening of new music studio by Herbert Cooper, 1930.
Testimonial and Entertainment program for Lynn, Massachusetts Mayor Stuart A Tarr, Lynn City Hall Memorial Auditorium, January 16, 1952. This program has a salute to the Mayor, the program schedule, four pages with character drawings of the Mayor at different times in his career and personal life, and a long sponsor list.
The Calendar Club 4th Annual New Years Eve Party, Happy Valley Club House, undated.
Newspaper notice, ''400 Club'' Inc., Gala Halloween Celebration, October 30, 1937.
Polish Young Ladies Guild of Lynn, Massachusetts Armistice Dance Ticket, St. Michael's Hall, November 11, 1938.
Halloween Party announcement & menu, Paradise Restaurant, Noisemakers & Favors, October 31, 1935.
Brochure for Paradise Restaurant Dine & Dance, undated.
'38 Club Dance Card, Happy Valley Country Club, June 29, 1938.
Girls' Club 2nd Annual Christmas Dance Card, undated.
Classical High School Senior Reception Dance Card, June 11, 1937.
St. Jean Baptiste High School Senior Social Dance Card, Happy Valley Golf Club, June 7, 1946.
Order of the Eastern Star Peabody Chapter No.162 Supper Ticket, October 21, 1946.
Herbert Cooper Lowrey Organ Club Honorary Membership Card, 1960.
(2) Newspaper articles for 7th Annual Protestant Men's Breakfast, undated.
Newspaper announcement, New Years Eve Party, Lynn, Massachusetts Y.M.C.A., undated.
Newspaper article for Lynn Association for the Blind Annual Hamberger & Weenie Roast, undated.
Concert Program Dedication of the G. Johnstone Geikie Jr. Memorial Piano, First Methodist Church, South Hamilton, Massachusetts,October 28, 1962.
Thank You letter from Village Church, Nahant, August 9, 1945.
Peabody Lodge K of P #96 Program, Crystal Ballroom, April 25, 1945.
First Methodist Church Program, City Hall Square, Lynn Massachusetts, August 4, 1963.
Organ & Piano Concert Program, South Hamilton Methodists, undated.
Newspaper announcement, Thanksgiving Dance, Exchange Hall, undated.
Newspaper article, Downing Chapter Fireman's Relief Association Banquet Dance, Oxford Club, undated.
Herb Cooper and His Orchestra 8'' x 10'' black & white glossy photograph. This is a great photo image. It pictures three band members with drums, trumpet, old speaker, & piano. A young lady is sitting on the piano, undated.
Newspaper announcement with band picture, Frank Morrissey After Dark, dancing at Odd Fellows Hall, Lynn, Massachusetts, undated.
Newspaper announcement, Dancing at Revere Beach, undated.
Letter from House Council, House of Seven Gables, May, 1938.
Newspaper announcement, Camp Parker Military Ball, British and Canadian War Veterans, Eagle's Hall, November, 1946.
Newspaper announcement, Old Timers Nite Dance, North Shore, Odd Fellows Hall Lynn, Massachusetts, ''NO JITTERBUGS'', undated.
Program & newspaper article for ''THE MIGHTY SHOW'' 7th War Loan, Presented by The Lynn Theatres War Activities Committee, Olympia Theatre, Lynn, Massachusetts. Admission - War Bond Purchase, undated.
Small advertisement, Wakefield Grange Show, 1933.
Business card Henry Gauthier and His Silver Moon Serenaders, Music for all occasions, Lynn, Massachusetts, undated.
Advertisement & newspaper article for Lynn Assembly No.6 Order of Rainbow for Girls, The Rainbow Dance, Harvest Moon Ball, Happy Valley Country Club, November 21, 1947.
Newspaper announcement, Lynn Gas & Electric Company Halloween Party & Dance, Oxford Club, undated.
Newspaper announcement, Camp Parker Military Ball, British and Canadian War Veterans, Eagle's Hall, undated.
Newspaper announcement, Junior Riverside Club Formal, U.S. Marine Club, Beverly, Massachusetts, Dance with returning Servicemen, March 1, 1946.
Newspaper announcement, Troop 11 Boy Scouts of America of the First Universalist Church Second Annual Minstrel Show, ''THE SHOW OF THE CENTURY'', November 1933.
Newspaper announcement, American Legion Armistice Day Football Game & Dance, Lynn, Massachusetts, undated.
Newspaper announcement, St. Mary's Notre Dame Alumnae Association Halloween Costume Dance, Briarcliffe Lodge, undated.
First Universalist Couple's Club Annual Dinner & Dance Program & Menu, Thomson Club, Nahant, Massachusetts. This program has a hand painted watercolor cover with a man & woman dancing. May 10, 1946.
Newspaper announcement, Lynn Y.M.C.A. New Years Eve Party, undated.
Peabody Fire Department Relief Association 54th Annual Entertainment and Ball Program Booklet, Knights of Columbus Hall, Peabody, Massachusetts. This program has a Victory Flag inside with (13) stars for the (13) World War II Veterans listed that returned home from the war. Firemen are listed and there are (6) full pages of businesses and people who had contributed. April 26, 1946.
Lynn Chapter Order of DeMolay 21st Annual June Ball Program & Dance card, Happy Valley Country Club, undated.
Newspaper announcement & advertisement, Cornet Baseball Club Reunion & Reception for Manager John Morrissey, State Armory, Lynn, Massachusetts. Many baseball players names are mentioned, June 5, 1946.
Retirement Testimonial Dinner Program & Menu for George M. Stevens, Manager of The River Works, Presented by River Works Forman's and Supervisors' Association, General Electric, N.J. Darling Memorial Auditorium, January 6, 1948.
Alpha Phi Chi 2nd Annual Pop Concert Program, May 17, 1946.
L.C.H.S. Junior Prom Dance Card, May 6, 1938.
St. Mary's Notre Dame Alumnae Candlelight Dance Program & Dance Card, Oxford Club, Lynn, Massachusetts, January, 1, 1946.
M. Linda Hall Retirement announcement, Associated with Goddard Bros. from August 6, 1900 to January 6, 1945.
Newspaper article, P. B. Magrane Mutual Benefit Association 30th Annual Banquet, February 27, 1946.
Newspaper article, Pioneer A.A. Revue Show for the Infantile Paralysis and Mayor's Shoe & Stocking Fund, 1946.
Lynn Y.M.C.A. New Years Eve Dance Card, December 31, 1945.
Herb Cooper and The Metropolitan Entertainers business card, undated.
Newspaper article, American Legion Briarcliffe Lodge Sports and Booster's Night, undated.
Signed old sepiatone photograph of man (Musician ? Actor ?), ''To Mable and Herb, Phil''
List of (19) signature names, Reception Music Concert, Flowers & Refreshments, September 15, 1945.
Bethlehem May Party & Dance advertisement & program, Odd Fellows Hall, Lynn, Massachusetts, May 22, 1946.
The Lynn A.G.B.U. 10th Annual Summer Dance Ticket, Happy Valley Country Club, June 21, 1946.
City of Lynn, Massachusetts (letterhead) Thank You letter to Herbert Cooper for the music for the inmates of the Infirmary at Christmas time. From Joseph Murphy, Welfare Agent, January 3, 1946.
General Electric Works Building 57 Association 3rd Annual Banquet & dance Announcement. This was designed and created on old blueprint paper. Oxford Club, February 10, 1945.
Hotel Rockmere Advertising Brochure (with birds eye view pictures), Marblehead, Massachusetts, undated.
Lynn Police Athletic League advertisement and picture. Picture is of a uniform police officer with children and a P.A.L. sign, undated.
Boston Street Methodist Church Couples Club Moonlight Minstrels announcement and (2) newspaper articles, one with a group picture, April 20-23, 1954.
Lynn Dance Academy Dolly Le Vangie Annual Production program, May 29, 1957.
Lynn Police Relief Association 51st Annal Ball Program and Dance card, October 12, 1949.
Lynn Police Minstrel Show newspaper article with picture, English High School Auditorium, undated.
Herbert Cooper business card announcement to resume teaching classical & modern music, instruments for sale or rental, undated.
Thank you letter from Parent Teachers Association Sewell - Anderson School, Lynn, Massachusetts for the success of the Annual Mens Night Program, May 10, 1954.
Greater Lynn Church Athletic Association 24th Annual Banquet advertising program, May 9, 1946.
Poppy Contos Presents Her Pupils, The Dance program, 1954.
Gay Nineties Service Show Program, English High School, February 1, 1946.
Sacred Heart Minstrels Program, Sacred Heart Parish, 1947.
O'Brien's Summer Normal School of Dancing Program, 1944.
Lynn Druggist Association Annual Banquet announcement, Happy Valley Country Club, January 16, 1946.
Souvenir Program Banquet & Reception in honor of Ernest A. Pearson, Grand Master of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (I.O.O.F.) of Massachusetts, Lynn English High School. It has local advertising, June 18, 1949.
Turbine & Generator Divisions (GE ?) Party announcement with Herbie C. Cooper's Rhythm Boys, pictures cartoon characters partying, June 23, 1945.
Musical Varieties Program, Benefit of Hahant Village Church, Town Hall, August 2, 1945.
''NIGHT IN PARIS'' 10th Annual Banquet - Show - Dance Program, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Major Douglas R. Gordon Post No. 2346, January 15, 1946.
Lions Club 25th Charter Night Anniversary Program, Oxford Club, February 19, 1948.
Disabled American Veterans Chapter No.64 Second Anniversary Program, Oxford Club, Lynn, Massachusetts, April 24, 1947.
Minstrel Benefit Show Program, Pioneer Athletic Association for Infantile Paralysis Drive and Mayor's Shoe and Stocking Fund, Lynn English High School Auditorium, January 31, 1945.
Lynn Police Parade, 16th Annual Presentation, Lynn English High School Auditorium, May 14, 15, 16, 1945.
Lynn Police Minstrel Show Program,17th Annual Presentation, Lynn English High School Auditorium, April 29, 30 & May 1, 1946.
Minstrel Show & Dance Program, Order of the Eastern Star, Radiant Chapter No.195, Ionic Club, Swampscott, May 4, 1948.
The Woman's Board of Union Hospital ''BROADWAY TO DIXIE'' Musical Revue and Minstrel Show Program, Lynn English High School Auditorium, November 3, 1954.
Lynn Deaf Athletic Club First Annual Dance Program, Oxford Club, Lynn, Massachusetts, April 12, 1947.
Olympia Theatre band Show advertising program, undated.
Victory Dinner and Reception Program and Menu to County Commissioner C. F. Nelson Pratt, North Shore Sports Center, Lynn, Massachusetts, May 9, 1953. Pictures C. F. Nelson Pratt on the cover.
Maple Lodge No.58 U.O. of I.O.L. Extended Greetings Program in honor of Lady Governess Harriet E. Washburn, Government Conductor Marion Pike, Lynn, Massachusetts, January 29, 1946.
American Legion, Capt. William G. Shoemaker Post No.345, First Annual Banquet Menu, February 12, 1947. It pictures Captain William Shoemaker in Marine Corps uniform inside.
Ever Ready Club of Bethany Congregational Church 8th Annual Show & Dance Souvenir Advertising Program, Note, & (2) newspaper articles, East Lynn Odd Fellows Building, April 2, 1934.
Rainbow Fall Fiesta Advertisng Card, Lynn Assembly No.6, Order of Rainbow, Happy Valley Golf Club, November 19, 1955.
Newspaper article, Regis College Parade of Easter Fashions, Salem Hawthorne Hotel, undated.
1867 - 1947 City Hall Farewell Banquet Menu & Program, ''Farewell to the old one - welcome to the new one'', ''Herb Cooper Orchestra the first to play in the new City Hall.'' November 19, 1947.
Berkeley Preparatory School Graduation Day Exercises announcement, Hotel Puritan, Boston, Massachusetts, June 10, 1946.
John J. Heagney Amvets Post 27 and Auxiliary Variety and Minstrel Show advertising program, (American Veterans of World War II emblem), Lynn City Hall Auditorium, Benefit Hospital and Building Fund, May 12, 1953.
Newspaper article, Sacred Heart Minstrel Show, Minstrel Melodies of 1957, Sacred Heart Parish Catholic Youth Organization, 1957.
Newspaper article with picture of Herb Cooper playing Lowrey Organ, undated.
Parent Teachers Association Annual Banquet & Dance Program, in memory of Willian P. Connery, Jr., William P. Connery School Auditorium, May 13, 1946. This program has much local advertising,
Newspaper article ''35 YEARS AGO'' mentions Herb Cooper being a piano student of Miss Anne G. Harney, undated.
Thank You card, thanking Herb Cooper for his help in the success of a fair with his music, undated.
Lynn Salutes: Leslie W. Babbin Program & Menu, Nahant Postal Supervisor Wins High State Position, Oxford Club, Lynn, Massachusetts, June 4, 1955.
Diana Chapter No,101 Order of the Eastern Star 50th Anniversary Program & Menu Booklet, Memorial Junior High School, Beverly Massachusetts, September 15, 1956. Many names are in this booklet.
Thank you letter to Herb Cooper for the huge success of a dance, undated.
Newspaper article, Mount Carmel Lodge of Masons Ladies Night Banquet, Oxford Club, Lynn, Massachusetts, undated.
(3) Sacred Heart Church Variety Show newspaper articles with pictures, West Lynn, Massachusetts, 1964.
Newspaper article 33rd Annual Magrane Store MBA Banquet, Oxford Club, Lynn, Massachusetts, undated.
Newspaper article, Wedding, November 4, 1963.
Newspaper article with picture, Innkeeper Jack Hill Saluted By Greater Lynn Friends, Innkeeper at Center Ossipee, New Hampshire, Hotel Edison, undated.
Black & white glossy 10'' x 8'' photograph, Herb Cooper and his Orchestra on stage at The Odd Fellows Hall, Lynn, Massachusetts, band members are in suits and holding musical instruments. (mural on wall in background), undated.
Black & white glossy 8'' x 10'' photograph, Herb Cooper and his Orchestra at the Happy Valley Country Club, Lynn, Massachusetts, band members are in suits and playing musical instruments, undated.
Baby announcement, 1964.
Thank you card with wedding picture, thanking for music, undated.
First Methodist Church of Hamiltion, Thank You card to Herb Cooper for his music at a Womans Society Installation, June 15, 1964.
''A Night In Ireland'' Program, Our Lady of Fatima Sodality, St. Joseph's Church, Harrington School, Lynn, Massachusetts, March 17, 1950.
Organ & Piano Concert By The Two C's Ticket, Hamilton Methodist Church, Winthrop School, May 19, 1961.
Organ & Piano Concert By The Two C's Ticket, Hamilton Methodist Church, Winthrop School, January 10, 1962.
Fall Kick Off Dinner Program, Bay Shore Council, Inc., Boy Scouts of America, Lynn - Lynnfield - Nahant - Saugus - Swampscott - Winthrop, Harrington School, Lynn, Massachusetts, September 28, 1946.
First Methodist Church of Hamilton Program, undated.
Newspaper article, Mr. & Mrs. Clement Cooper 50th Wedding Anniversary with picture, May 8, 1957.
Newspaper article, ''An Era Ends, Totem Pole No More'' ''Totem Pole Ballroom: Where Youth Danced The Night Away'' picture, Ballroom Closing, February 8, 1964.
Newspaper article, Military (Navy) Wedding with picture, undated.
(4) small newspaper ads, Herb Cooper Piano & Organ lessons, undated.
Newspaper article, Mr. & Mrs. Clement Cooper 57th Wedding Anniversary with picture, May 6, 1964.
Newspaper article, Senior Citizens honored with picture, May 6, 1964.
(2) newspaper articles, Wedding announcements with pictures and thank you card, May 20, 1964.
Anniversary Greeting Card, 1960.
Magazine article about organs in church, undated.
newspaper article, Toonerville Trolley Cartoonist Fontain Fox dies at 80, with picture, August 10, 1964.
(2) Letters to Herbert Cooper from couple traveling from the Netherlands, March 24 & 31, 1960.
(2) Western Union Telegraphs from sea to Herbert Cooper from couple traveling by ship, April 9, 1960.
(2) Hamilton Methodist Church Fair newspaper articles with group pictures, unadated.
Thank you letter to Mrs. Herbert Cooper from Hamilton Public Schools, South Hamilton, Massachusetts, June 18, 1962.
Boston Street Methodist Church newspaper article with group picture of youth to sing at Arthur Godfrey Show, undated.
President John F. Kennedy 1917 - 1963 Postage Stamp.