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Van Dresser-Norman papers,

Title
Van Dresser-Norman papers, 1895-1956.
Author
Norman, Gertrude, -1961.
Supplementary Content
Finding Aid

Details

Additional Authors
Description
3.2 linear feet (8 boxes)
Subjects
Genre/Form
Photographic prints.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Additional Formats (note)
  • available on microfilm;
Source (note)
  • Norman, Gertrude; Edward A. Craig
Biography (note)
  • Marcia Van Dresser (1880-1937) was an American opera and concert singer.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available in repository and on Internet.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 2256
Author
Norman, Gertrude, -1961.
Title
Van Dresser-Norman papers, 1895-1956.
Additional Formats
Letters from Gordon Craig to Gertrude Norman, 1896-1898, 1904, available on microfilm; New York Public Library.
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence, photographs, playbills, and clippings relating to Van Dresser. Correspondence, 1895-1956, is primarily to Gertrude Norman from actors, singers, musicians, and writers. Also, playbills, clippings and photographs of friends.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Biography
Marcia Van Dresser (1880-1937) was an American opera and concert singer. She sang soprano roles with U.S. and European opera companies and appeared in concert. Gertrude Norman (d. 1961) was for many years Van Dresser's secretary and companion.
Indexes
Finding aid available in repository and on Internet.
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Occupation
Singers.
Added Author
Arnaud, Yvonne.
Barbour, Lyell.
Bax, Clifford, 1886-1962.
Clemens, Clara.
Craig, Edward Gordon, 1872-1966.
Deering, Henri.
Farrar, Geraldine, 1882-1967.
Row, Arthur William, 1878-1961.
Van Dresser, Marcia, 1880-1937.
Van Dresser, William.
Research Call Number
MssCol 2256
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