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Metropolitan Opera scrapbooks & programs

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS332

Scope and Content

This collection is comprised of three scrapbooks, annual reports, and programs of the Metropolitan Opera on its visits to Atlanta.

Dates

  • 1910-1986, undated

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Administrative/Biographical History

The Metropolitan Opera Company was founded in New York City in 1883. Starting with that first year the company went on tour around the country. It started visiting Atlanta in 1910 and continued visiting with breaks in the war years until the 1980s. Additional administrative information about the Metropolitan Opera has not been determined.

Extent

8.337 linear ft. (8 document cases and 3 oversize boxes)

Language

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1976
Title
Metropolitan Opera scrapbooks
Author
Melanie Stephan
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

Contact:
130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305
404-814-4040