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Papers relating to the career of Minna Planer,

Title
Papers relating to the career of Minna Planer, 1833-1836.
Author
Wagner, Minna, 1809-1866.

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Description
19 items.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Clippings.
  • Contracts.
  • Letters.
  • Poems.
Source (note)
  • Christie, Manson & Woods, International
Biography (note)
  • The German tragic actress Minna Planer was married to composer Richard Wagner, November 24. 1836.
Language (note)
  • In German.
Provenance (note)
  • Formerly owned by Mary Banks Burrell. Cf. Catalogue of the Burrell collection of Wagner documents, letters and other biographical material. London : Nonpareil Press, 1929. Items 35A, 35C, 35D, 48, 62, 64A-L, 65, 74.
Publications (note)
  • Portions are published in: Richard Wagner Briefe : die Sammlung Burrell / hrsg. von John N. Burk. [Frankfurt am Main] : S. Fischer, 1953, [c1950].
Processing Action (note)
  • Described
Call Number
JOB 91-33
Author
Wagner, Minna, 1809-1866.
Title
Papers relating to the career of Minna Planer, 1833-1836.
Summary
Anonymous ms. poem addressed to Minna Planer as Sena in Solomon's Judgment, 1833 Feb. 14 ; 15 ALS, including 2 from Anton Hübsch of Königsberg, offering engagements at various theaters in Germany, 1833 Dec. 23 - 1836 March 6 ; 1 ALS from Minna Planer, Magdeburg, 1833 Dec. 27, to an unspecified theater director stating her conditions ; contract between Minna Planer and Anton Hübsch of the Königsberg Theater, 1836 March 28 ; newspaper, Unterhaltungsblätter, Königsberg, 1836 Nov. 5, containing an article on Minna Planer as an actress. A draft letter for Minna Planer in the hand of Richard Wagner is cataloged separately (NYPW91-A75). A ms. stagebook with Minna Planer's silent part in Auber's Die Stumme von Portici has been cataloged separately in the Books File (NYPG91-B1045).
Biography
The German tragic actress Minna Planer was married to composer Richard Wagner, November 24. 1836.
Language
In German.
Publications
Portions are published in: Richard Wagner Briefe : die Sammlung Burrell / hrsg. von John N. Burk. [Frankfurt am Main] : S. Fischer, 1953, [c1950].
Added Author
Wagner, Minna, 1809-1866.
Burrell, Mary Banks, -1898.
Hübsch, Anton.
Research Call Number
JOB 91-33
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