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  • Collection
    Felix Mendelssohn at the Library of Congress Made available here are digital images of selected resources on this composer. This collection was created to mark the bicentennial of the birth of composer Felix Mendelssohn on February 3, 2009. The Library of Congress’s Music Division is one of the world’s major repositories of primary source material related to the composer.
    • Date: 1820

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  • Book/Printed Material
    [Grabau album] Scrapbook. manuscript | 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. ; 31 cm. | Scrapbook compiled by Fräulein Henriette Grabau, later Frau Bünau, containing (on p. [2] of cover) a watercolor of the Gewandhaus in Leipzig by Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, with an excerpt from the opera Ali Baba by Luigi Cherubini in Mendelssohn's hand; holograph copies of Mendelssohn's Lieder ohne Worte, op. 85, no. 3, and op. ...
    • Contributor: Grabau, Henriette - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1836

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  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Letter to Julius Schubring, at Dessau, dated 14 Juli, 1837, sent from Bingen a/R / 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.
    • Contributor: Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix
    • Date: 1837
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Letter to Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, at Leipzig, dated 3 Dec., 1839, sent from Berlin / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Holograph. Title devised by cataloger. In German. In ink. Signed: W. Nehrlich. Includes address. "Herr Fn. Kistner" in Mendelssohn's hand. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress.
    • Contributor: Nehrlich, Wilhelm
    • Date: 1839
  • Book/Printed Material
    Letter to W. von Zuccalmaglio by Mendelssohn with three lines notes written to [Frl. Wieck] and signed by R. Schumann, 1839 Dec. 4 An autograph letter of Mendelssohn to Zuccalmaglio (researcher, poet, musician, and critic) with Robert Schumann. Manuscript | 1 item. | The material described in this catalog record is located in the collections of the Music Division, Library of Congress. Composer. Manuscript (Form). Print (Form).
    • Contributor: Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix
    • Date: 1839

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