Benjamin Lawson Hooks papers, Preservation and Special Collections Department, University of Memphis Libraries
Press release attached: "Talent Acclaimed Miss Marian Anderson, wold renown concert singer, receives scroll of honor from Arthur B. Spingarn, president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Presentation was made at Third Annual NAACP Freedom Fund Dinner, attended by 1300 guests, at the Hotel Commodore in New York City."
Layne, Cecil, "Marian Anderson" (2021). Benjamin Lawson Hooks Papers images. 209.
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.