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Music, Opera Librettos

Collection Creator:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Container:
Box 16, Folder 10
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1920s
Collection Restrictions:
Use of the original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Joseph Cornell papers, 1804-1986, bulk 1939-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Joseph Cornell papers
Joseph Cornell papers / Series 4: Source Material / 4.3: Subject Source Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9895f34e7-0f0f-4510-8bbf-2937177c1fd0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-cornjose-ref901

Otello

Maker:
Belwin, Inc.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 1/4 in x 7 in; 26.035 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
Libretti
libretto
Place made:
United States: New York, Melville
Associated Place:
United States: New York, Brooklyn
ID Number:
2011.3085.066
Nonaccession number:
2011.3085
Catalog number:
2011.3085.066
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-630a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1411027
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Anglo-Boer War / Official Program / Historical Libretto [Program]

Creator:
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904: Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
Artist:
Hilton, J.F.  Search this
Series Creator:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (Ink on paper., 9-7/16 x 6-3/4 in.)
Culture:
Afrikaners  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Librettos
Programs
Place:
Transvaal (South Africa) -- History -- War of 1880-1881
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- 1900-1910
Missouri -- 1900-1910
Date:
1904
Scope and Contents:
With text and reproductions of black-and-white photographs. Cover illustration of battle scene with soldiers on horseback. "Copyright 1904 / J.F. Hilton" at bottom of cover. Entire right side of cover has dark stain.
Local Numbers:
AC0060-0001587.tif (AC Scan of cover)
General:
World Expositions series, Box 12.
Exhibitions Note:
Shown in Archives Center display, "Meet Me in St. Louis"--A Year Late: Remembering the Louisiana Purchase at the 1904 World's Fair," 2003.
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Some items may be restricted due to fragile condition.
Series Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
South African War, 1899-1902  Search this
Horses -- 1900-1910  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Genre/Form:
Librettos
Programs
Series Citation:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: World Expositions, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: World Expositions
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: World Expositions / Images, Keepsakes, Promotional Material, Publications, and Other / ST. LOUIS
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8ef298e54-bcc4-4722-b1a8-84ac995f101e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0060-s01-01-world-ref572

Librettos

Collection Creator:
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967  Search this
Russo, William, 1928-2003  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Claxton, William  Search this
Leonard, Herman, 1923-2010  Search this
Collection Composer:
Kenton, Stan  Search this
Collection Musician:
Mulligan, Gerry  Search this
Container:
Box 101, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but an oil painting is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
William Russo Music and Personal Papers, 1920s-2002, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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William Russo Music and Personal Papers
William Russo Music and Personal Papers / Series 1: Wiliam Russo's Music / 1.4: Notes on Music
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8c86a4cc7-4738-414e-a5ce-ac95572bbf21
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0845-ref1162

Librettos

Collection Creator:
Strayhorn, Billy (William Thomas), 1915-1967  Search this
Russo, William, 1928-2003  Search this
Collection Photographer:
Claxton, William  Search this
Leonard, Herman, 1923-2010  Search this
Collection Composer:
Kenton, Stan  Search this
Collection Musician:
Mulligan, Gerry  Search this
Container:
Box 101, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but an oil painting is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
William Russo Music and Personal Papers, 1920s-2002, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
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William Russo Music and Personal Papers
William Russo Music and Personal Papers / Series 1: Wiliam Russo's Music / 1.4: Notes on Music
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8cc02e39c-3843-4fd2-b738-cf7f665efcda
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0845-ref1163

"Fairy Tales"

Publisher:
Edward Schuberth and Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 3/4 in x 10 1/2 in; 34.925 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1897
Related Publication:
Norton, Richard C.. Chronology of American Musical Theater Volume I (1750-1912)
ID Number:
1983.0694.10
Accession number:
1983.0694
Catalog number:
1983.0694.10
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-f35f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_679679

Publication, Historical Biography and Libretto of the Indian Congress

Collection Creator:
Borglum, Solon Hannibal, 1868-1922  Search this
Container:
Box 9, Folder 45
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1901
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 6.
Collection Restrictions:
The bulk of the collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not digitized requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and not served to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers, 1864-2002. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers
Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers / Series 7: Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b7cd92b7-cca8-4376-b4fb-eb641b44384f
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-borgsolo-ref247

Publication, Historical Biography and Libretto of the Indian Congress

Collection Creator:
Borglum, Solon Hannibal, 1868-1922  Search this
Container:
Box 13, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1901
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material from Box 9, Folder 45.
Collection Restrictions:
The bulk of the collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not digitized requires an appointment. Glass plate negatives are housed separately and not served to researchers.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers, 1864-2002. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers
Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers / Series 7: Printed Material
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9504cbbd8-b8e0-4904-a3f9-af871fdd469d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-borgsolo-ref261

Kronos Quartet, Rinde Eckert, Vân Ánh Vanessa Võ - First Landing: Descent (Excerpt) Official Audio

Creator:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
Uploaded:
2022-03-16T15:00:17.000Z
YouTube Category:
Music  Search this
Topic:
Cultural property  Search this
See more by:
smithsonianfolkways
Data Source:
Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
YouTube Channel:
smithsonianfolkways
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_f6V_YqFSg4k

Kismet libretto/vocal book,

Collection Creator:
Davis, Luther  Search this
Davis, Joan Bassie  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 19
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1955
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Luther Davis Papers, 1916-2007, undated, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Luther Davis Papers
Luther Davis Papers / Series 3: Works for the Theater / 3.1: Theatrical Productions
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85987bdf2-3340-49e6-96f0-45776c4aaead
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1148-ref226

Kismet libretto/vocal book,

Collection Creator:
Davis, Luther  Search this
Davis, Joan Bassie  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1955
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Luther Davis Papers, 1916-2007, undated, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Luther Davis Papers
Luther Davis Papers / Series 3: Works for the Theater / 3.1: Theatrical Productions
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8200b8ed4-9352-43fa-a4f6-c375780f4812
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1148-ref209

Kismet libretto/vocal book

Collection Creator:
Davis, Luther  Search this
Davis, Joan Bassie  Search this
Container:
Box 10, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1986
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but is stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Luther Davis Papers, 1916-2007, undated, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Luther Davis Papers
Luther Davis Papers / Series 3: Works for the Theater / 3.1: Theatrical Productions
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep811ebe986-bd13-41e7-be89-57bf88859279
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-1148-ref214

“The Man Behind the Gun"

Composer:
Sousa, John Philip  Search this
Publisher:
John Church Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 14 in x 10 1/2 in; 35.56 cm x 26.67 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States
Publishing date:
1899
ID Number:
1983.0313.01
Accession number:
1983.0313
Catalog number:
1983.0313.01
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Sheet Music
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-e072-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_670690

Porgy and Bess

Composer:
Gershwin, George  Search this
Lyricist:
Gershwin, Ira  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 7/8 in x 9 in; 30.1625 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
program
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1935
Subject:
Musical Theater  Search this
ID Number:
1983.0320.08
Accession number:
1983.0320
Catalog number:
1983.0320.08
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-b462-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_679414
Online Media:

Patience

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 7/16 in x 7 in; 23.9395 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
program
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1931
Subject:
Opera  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Virginia B. Spicer
ID Number:
1982.0745.43
Accession number:
1982.0745
Catalog number:
1982.0745.43
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-d959-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_667861
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"Summertime"

Publisher:
Gershwin Publishing Corp.  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in x 9 in; 30.48 cm x 22.86 cm
Object Name:
sheet music
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Publishing date:
1935
ID Number:
1985.0393.14
Accession number:
1985.0393
Catalog number:
1985.0393.14
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-ed06-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_681466

Overture; Finale

Recording artist:
Martin, Mary  Search this
Luna, Barbara  Search this
Pinza, Ezio  Search this
Manufacturer:
Columbia  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States
Recording date:
1949
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. R. F. Conlisk
ID Number:
1980.0339.23
Accession number:
1980.0339
Maker number:
4556-M
MM-850
Catalog number:
1980.0339.23
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-e5ee-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_668311
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Twin Soliloquies (Wonder How It Feels); Honey Bun / Carefully Taught

Recording artist:
Martin, Mary  Search this
Pinza, Ezio  Search this
Manufacturer:
Columbia  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States
Recording date:
1949
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. R. F. Conlisk
ID Number:
1980.0339.25
Accession number:
1980.0339
Maker number:
4558-M
MM-850
Catalog number:
1980.0339.25
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-d2b8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_668313
Online Media:

Some Enchanted Evening; Happy Talk

Recording artist:
Pinza, Ezio  Search this
Hall, Juanita  Search this
Manufacturer:
Columbia  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States
Recording date:
1949
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. R. F. Conlisk
ID Number:
1980.0339.26
Accession number:
1980.0339
Maker number:
4559-M
MM-850
Catalog number:
1980.0339.26
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-ab62-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_668314
Online Media:

Bloody Mary; Younger Than Springtime

Recording artist:
Tabbert, William  Search this
Manufacturer:
Columbia  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States
Recording date:
1949
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. R. F. Conlisk
ID Number:
1980.0339.27
Accession number:
1980.0339
Maker number:
4560-M
MM-850
Catalog number:
1980.0339.27
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Sound Recordings
Popular Entertainment
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-d2b9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_668315
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