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    Geraldine Farrar collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The collection consists of Farrar's personal papers relating to her life and career, and includes scrapbooks and clippings, correspondence, and photographs. The music materials contain sketches, autograph manuscripts, and printed music composed or edited by Farrar. In addition, the collection contains biographical materials, including several drafts of her autobiography Such sweet compulsion; Farrar's writings, including various lectures she gave; contracts, chiefly from the Metropolitan ...
    • Contributor: Farrar, Geraldine
    • Date: 1895
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    Papers from the John Secrist Jr. collection, 1919-1973 Papers, including discographic and photographic materials, included in the John Secrist Jr. Collection of nearly 1,700 operatic sound recordings.
    • Contributor: Secrist, John
    • Date: 1919
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    Papers from the John Secrist Jr. collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available These papers comprise a small part of the John Secrist Jr. Collection of nearly 1,700 operatic recordings acquired by John Secrist and donated to the Library of Congress in 1963. Strengths of the recorded sound collection include large runs of Enrico Caruso and Rosa Ponselle recordings; the collection is further distinguished by being in near-mint condition. Portions of the papers describe and index the ...
    • Contributor: Secrist, John
    • Date: 1919
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    Young People's Concerts Scripts: "Fidelio": A Celebration of Life [pencil on yellow legal pad paper with emendation in red pencil] Manuscripts. manuscript | 5 pages.; 8" x 12.5" | From: Young People's Concerts Television Scripts Series Manuscript (Form).
    • Contributor: Bernstein, Leonard

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    Harold Prince papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The papers chiefly consist of personal correspondence and Prince's annotated copies of scripts for the shows he directed.
    • Contributor: Prince, Harold
    • Date: 1935
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    Young People's Concerts Scripts: "Fidelio": A Celebration of Life [pencil on yellow legal pad paper; [2nd draft]] Manuscripts. manuscript | 9 pages.; 8" x 12.5" | From: Young People's Concerts Television Scripts Series Manuscript (Form).
    • Contributor: Bernstein, Leonard

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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
    • Date: 1895
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Young People's Concerts Scripts: The Second Hurricane [pencil on yellow legal pad paper] Manuscripts. manuscript | 4 pages.; 8" x 12.5" | From: Young People's Concerts Television Scripts Series Manuscript (Form).
    • Contributor: Bernstein, Leonard

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    Young People's Concerts Scripts: The Second Hurricane [typescript on blue paper with emendations in red, blue & black pencil] Manuscripts. manuscript | 15 (pages 1, 3-4, 6-7, 9, 11-12, 14-16, 18-19, 23, 28) pages.; 8.5" x 11" | From: Young People's Concerts Television Scripts Series Manuscript (Form).
    • Contributor: Bernstein, Leonard

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    Young People's Concerts Scripts: The Second Hurricane [typescript; "Music Cues"] Manuscripts. manuscript | 1 page.; 8.5" x 11" | From: Young People's Concerts Television Scripts Series Manuscript (Form).
    • Contributor: Bernstein, Leonard
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    Belle Brown collection, 1865-1912 Belle Brown was an American soprano who had a brief operatic career abroad around the turn of the twentieth century. Although little biographical information exists about her, the contents of this collection document her relationships with prominent and respected European performers of the day. She studied with many celebrated performers and pedagogues, including Désirée Artôt, Pauline Lucca, and Jean and Edouard de Reszke. The ...
    • Contributor: Brown, Belle
    • Date: 1865
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    Belle Brown collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The collection contains correspondence with performers and pedagogues, including Artôt, Lucca, Frieda Hempel, Arnold Rosé, and Anton Rubinstein; and with Hans Bronsart von Schellendorf who hired Brown to sing at the Weimar Court Theatre. In addition, there are photographs and prints of Brown, and composers, performers, musicians, and other influential figures in European musical society around the turn of the century. The collection also ...
    • Contributor: Brown, Belle
    • Date: 1865
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    Young People's Concerts Scripts: "Fidelio": A Celebration of Life [typescript on pink paper with emendations in pencil,page 7r is mimeograph] Manuscripts. manuscript | 27 (cover + 26 numbered pages) pages.; 8.5" x 11" | From: Young People's Concerts Television Scripts Series Manuscript (Form).
    • Contributor: Bernstein, Leonard

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    National Negro Opera Company collection, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available The collection documents not only the activities of the company, but also the life and career of its founder Mary Cardwell Dawson. It includes business and personal correspondence to and from many prominent musical figures of the period, such as Marian Anderson, Muriel Rahn, Robert McFerrin, and Todd Duncan. It also includes items from political and community leaders, including Eleanor Roosevelt, P. L. Prattis, ...
    • Contributor: National Negro Opera Company (U.S.) - Dawson, Mary Cardwell
    • Date: 1879
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    Letter from Mabel Hubbard Bell to Alexander Graham Bell, July 20, 1895
    • Contributor: Bell, Alexander Graham - Bell, Mabel Hubbard
    • Date: 1895-07-20

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    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
    • Date: 1879