Query: Opera
Daytime TV Magazine Collection
Creators:
Daytime TV Magazine.
Becker, Joyce
Sugarman, Allan
Dates:
1977-1983
Size:
1 Cubic foot (3 boxes )
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0107
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of issues of Daytime TV, from 1977 to 1983. Daytime TV was a magazine devoted exclusively to soap operas and soap opera actors.

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Appeal for the fine arts in the republic : an address, delivered at the artists' reception, Crosby's Opera House, Chicago, Illinois, 26th March, 1866 / by Amasa McCoy
Creators:
McCoy, Amasa
Dates:
1866
Size:
28 Pages (23 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.amasmcco
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Transcript of a speech by McCoy appealing to patrons to fund the arts, and in particular to fund the endeavors of Crosby's Opera House.

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Community Life TV Soap Operas Collection
Creators:
National Museum of American History (U.S.). Division of Cultural and Community Life
Dates:
1952-1983
Size:
1.5 Cubic feet (5 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0108
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection includes scripts and films related to soap operas. Included are the 1982 script from the first episode of "Capitol," autographed by the cast; the projected story line for "As The World Turns" for 1957; and three 16mm reels from "As The World Turns."

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Grace Moore papers
Creators:
Moore, Grace, 1898-1947
Dates:
1934-1937
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.moorgrac
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Materials about the design and construction of Moore's home by architect Paul R. Williams including: letters; drawings and blueprints; financial, business and legal records; and printed material.

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Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music, Series 28: Opera
Creators:
DeVincent, Sam, 1918-1997
Dates:
1830-1934
Size:
10 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0300.S28
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Sam DeVincent loved music and art and began collecting sheet music with lithographs at an early age. Series 28 contains materials documenting opera in the United States. An overview to the entire DeVincent collection is available here: Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music.

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Photographs of Princess Atalie Unkalunt collection
Creators:
Hall, Dale, Mrs.
Dates:
1900-1950
Size:
75 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.117
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The photographs of Princess Atalie Unkalunt collection includes 75 photographic prints and postcards of Princess Atalie Unkalunt (Oklahoma Cherokee) taken by various photographers throughout her life and career. Princess Atalie Unkalunt, nee Iva J. Rider, (1895 – 1954) was a Cherokee opera singer, artist, author, and community activist.

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Theatre Program Scrapbooks
Creators:
Belasco Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
Columbia Theatre (Washington, D.C.)
Belasco Theatre (Washington, D.C.)
Herald Square Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
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Dates:
1893-1948, undated
bulk 1897-1918
Size:
2 Cubic feet (6 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1205
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These scrapbooks were created to record programs from various theaters in Washington, D.C. and New York. They contain playbills, advertisements, and cast lists.

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Luigi Lucioni papers
Creators:
Lucioni, Luigi, 1900-1988
Dates:
circa 1910-2000
Size:
3.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.luciluig
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, correspondence, writings, photographs, writings, printed material, and artifacts a relating to painter Luigi Lucioni.

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MS 7442 Material relating to the production of opera "Sacred Tree of the Omaha Tribe"
Creators:
Eames, Henry Purmort, 1872-1950
Lincoln Commercial Club
Dates:
Summer 1916
Size:
1 Volume (60 pages)
4 Pages
7 Photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7442
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

One printed note and libretto for The Gate City: A Masque of the City of Omaha, a production of the Lincoln Commerical Club of the University of Nebraska. It was the second of a series of The Pageant of Lincoln. The is also a printed program. The photographs include scenes …

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Betty McGettigan Collection of Duke Ellington Memorabilia
Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Yim, Ken
Rider, Doug
English, Fred
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Dates:
1969-1986
Size:
2 Cubic feet (7 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0494
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The bulk of this collection consists of materials pertaining to Queenie Pie, a comic opera in seven scenes. Also included are publicity, correspondence for the opera, Ellington's autobiography Music is My Mistress, and a script for the Ellington work, My People.

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