• [Letter, 1877 May] 2, Wien [to] S. [Simrock]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 item. | J.B. [Johannes Brahms]. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. An autograph letter of Johannes Brahms, written to music publisher. Published in: Johannes Brahms Briefe an P.J. Simrock und Fritz Simrock herausgegeben von Max Kalbeck. Berlin : Deutsche Brahms-Gesellschaft m.b.H., 1917. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection in the Library ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Simrock, Friedrich August - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1877

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  • Hadha kitab al

    Ms. Arabic. Transcribed by Ṭāḥā Yūsuf and completed on 25 Muḥarram, 1291. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC [Egypt?] Paper: yellowed cream, in good condition though split from spine. Black and red on title page, text of al-Yāsamīnīyah in red with commentary in black. Text framed by a double red line. Catchwords on rectos. Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-738. DLC Text is ...

    • Contributor: Sibṭ Al Māridīnī, Badr Al Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Telegram, 1871 April] 7, Bremen [to] Levi

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 item. | [Brahms]. (Statement Of Responsibility). A telegram of Johannes Brahms, written to Hermann Levi. Published in: Johannes Brahms in Briefwechsel mit Hermann Levi, Friedrich Gernsheim, sowie den Familien Hecht und Fellinger. Berlin : Deutsche Brahmsgesellschaft, 1910. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection in the Library of Congress. acquire 1 ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Levi, Hermann - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1871
  • Correspondence from the Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge Foundation collection, 1894-1953

    Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge was a composer, pianist, and patron of music. In 1925, she created the Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge Foundation at the Library of Congress in support of chamber music. The collection contains Coolidge's correspondence to and from many of the prominent musical artists of the first half of the twentieth century. Extensive correspondence between Coolidge and Library of Congress librarians and administrators is ...

    • Contributor: Coolidge, Elizabeth Sprague
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Autograph letter to Josef Blöchlinger]

    Correspondence. manuscript | [4] p. ; 25 cm. | In ink. Includes transcription in unknown hand. Title from: Library of Congress. Autograph musical scores and autograph letters in the Whittall Foundation Collection, 1951. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Anderson, E., Letters of Beethoven, 959. (Citation/Reference). Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1819

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    Helen Hopekirk collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Scots-American composer and pianist Helen Hopekirk (1856-1945) was considered one of the great concert pianists of her generation. She taught at the New England Conservatory in Boston, and in 1900 she premiered her Piano Concerto in D with the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Her recitals often included her own compositions which demonstrated the strong influence of Celtic folk music on her work. The collection consists ...

    • Contributor: Hopekirk, Helen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1875
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    al-ʻIqd al-thamīn fī-mā yataʻallaqu bi-al-mawāzīn / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Ms. Arabic. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri, 1945. DLC The colophon (fol. 42b) says that this manuscript was copied from a manuscript written in 1194 H [1780], which itself was copied from a manuscript written by the author himself. Paper: Cream, with watermarks, in good condition. Title page in black ink; rest of text in black with some red ink; marginal notes and calculations in ...

    • Contributor: Jabartī, Ḥasan Ibn Ibrāhīm
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1854
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    Guess not, an art pantomime and play. In three acts. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Autographed from type-written copy. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Forms part of: Reader's collection, Library of Congress Copyright Office drama deposits. 1 p. l., 6 numb. l. 26 cm.

    • Contributor: Coolidge, Cassius M.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1875
  • [Specifications for three churches]

    1 item : ink on paper.

    • Contributor: Bulfinch, Charles
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1803
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    Letter to Sophie Scholoss, dated 9 Nov., 1840, sent from Leipzig / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Holograph. Title devised by cataloger. In German. In ink. Signed: Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. Includes address. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. DLC 1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) ; 21 cm

    • Contributor: Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1840
  • [Letter, 1888 July 4, to Robert Keller]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 item. | J. Brahms. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. An autograph letter of Johannes Brahms, written to Robert Keller, music editor. Published in: The Brahms-Keller correspondence. Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, 1996. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection in the Library of Congress. acquire 1 shelf copy [policy default] ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Keller, Robert - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1888

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    Alexander von Zemlinsky collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Composer and conductor Alexander von Zemlinsky was born on October 14, 1871 in Vienna. In 1886 he enrolled at the Vienna Conservatory where he studied with Door, Krenn, and both Robert and J.N. Fuchs. Beginning in 1893 his works were performed at the Wiener Tonkünstlerverein where he also appeared as a pianist and conductor. In 1896 he became Schoenberg's mentor and they had a ...

    • Contributor: Zemlinsky, Alexander
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1887
  • [Letter, undated to Levi ]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 item. | J.B. [Johannes Brahms]. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. An autograph letter of Johannes Brahms, written to Hermann Levi, conductor. Published in: Johannes Brahms in Briefwechsel mit Hermann Levi, Friedrich Gernsheim, sowie den Familien Hecht und Fellinger. Berlin : Deutsche Brahmsgesellschaft, 1910. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection in ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Levi, Hermann - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1872

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  • Geraldine Farrar collection, 1895-1943

    Geraldine Farrar was an American opera singer and film actress. The collection consists of Farrar's personal papers relating to her life and career, including correspondence, scrapbooks and clippings, photographs and music materials containing sketches, autograph manuscripts, and printed music composed or edited by Farrar. In addition, the collection contains biographical materials, Farrar's writings, contracts, radio scripts, concert programs, awards and other miscellaneous items.

    • Contributor: Farrar, Geraldine
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Letter to L. Spohr at Cassel, dated 22 April,1839, sent from Leipzig / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Holograph. Title devised by cataloger. In German. In ink. Includes address. Signed: Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. DLC 1 folded sheet (3 unnumbered pages) ; 26 cm

    • Contributor: Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1839
  • Emile Berliner collection, 1871-1965

    Unpublished and published textual materials, photographs, sound recordings, scrapbooks, artifacts, and a motion picture documenting the life and work of the German-born immigrant to America who invented the gramophone, the flat disc recording, the radio microphone, acoustic tile, and an early version of the helicopter. Included are unpublished and experimental gramophone records dating from the 1890s, some of them featuring the voices of Berliner ...

    • Contributor: Berliner, Emile
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • National Negro Opera Company collection, 1879-1997

    The National Negro Opera Company, the first African-American opera company in the United States, was founded in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1941, by Mary Cardwell Dawson. The collection contains materials and records related to the company and to Dawson. It includes correspondence, administrative and financial records, photographs, programs, promotional and publicity materials, scrapbooks, clippings, address books, notebooks, costumes, music, and books. In addition, the collection ...

    • Contributor: National Negro Opera Company (U.S.) - Dawson, Mary Cardwell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Minna Lederman Daniel collection, 1896-1993

    Minna Lederman Daniel was an American writer and editor who specialized in music and dance. A major influence on 20th century music, she was a founding member of the League of Composers, a group of musicians and proponents of modern music. She helped launch the League's magazine, The League of Composers' Review (later called Modern Music), which was the first American journal to manifest ...

    • Contributor: Lederman, Minna - Cage, John - Copland, Aaron - Oja, Carol J. - Thomson, Virgil
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Card, undated to] Levi

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 item. | J. Br. [Johannes Brahms]. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. An autograph card of Johannes Brahms, written to Hermann Levi, conductor. In pencil, written on a business card (11 x 7 cm.) of J. & L. Allgeyer (photographic studio) in Carlsruhe. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection in the ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Levi, Hermann - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1869

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  • [Letter, 1881 October] 30, Wien [to] S.[Simrock]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 item. | J.B. [Johannes Brahms]. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. An autograph letter of Johannes Brahms, written to music publisher. Upper right corner: "Wien 30/10 81 R 31/10 R 1/11 R 2/11." Published in: Johannes Brahms Briefe an P.J. Simrock und Fritz Simrock herausgegeben von Max Kalbeck. Berlin : Deutsche Brahms-Gesellschaft m.b.H., 1917. The material described in this catalog record ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Simrock, Friedrich August - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1881

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    Letter to Monseiur Norblin, at Rue de Montmartre Paris, dated April 4, 1825. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Holograph (photostat). Title devised by cataloger. In French. Reproduction of original letter written in April 4, 1825. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. DLC 1 sheet ; 16 cm

    • Contributor: Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Felix
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1825-04-04
  • [Letter, 1872] Dec. 23, [to Levi ]

    Correspondence. manuscript | 1 item. | Joh. Br. [Johannes Brahms]. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. An autograph letter of Johannes Brahms, written to Hermann Levi, conductor. Published in: Johannes Brahms in Briefwechsel mit Hermann Levi, Friedrich Gernsheim, sowie den Familien Hecht und Fellinger. Berlin : Deutsche Brahmsgesellschaft, 1910. The material described in this catalog record is located in the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection ...

    • Contributor: Brahms, Johannes - Levi, Hermann - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1872

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  • Bradbury album

    Manuscript | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Schumann, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1847
  • [Specifications for a chapel in Boston]

    1 item : ink on paper.

    • Contributor: Bulfinch, Charles
    • Original Format: Photos, Prints, Drawings - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1803
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    [Almanac for Hindu year 1871-1872]. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Title devised by cataloger. In Sanskrit. 1 sheet (2 pages) : illustrations ; 206 x 21 cm rolled to 206 x 5 cm in diameter.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1871