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Hulda Lashanska papers

Title
Hulda Lashanska papers, 1908-1971 (bulk 1920-1930).
Author
Lashanska, Hulda, 1893-1974.
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Additional Authors
  • Farrar, Geraldine, 1882-1967.
  • Gabrilowitsch, Ossip, 1878-1936.
  • Heifetz, Jascha, 1901-1987.
  • Hofmann, Josef, 1876-1957.
  • Lambert, Alexander, 1862-1929.
  • Mahler, Alma, 1879-1964.
  • Masaryk, Jan, 1886-1948.
  • Sembrich, Marcella, 1858-1935.
  • Stokowski, Leopold, 1882-1977.
Description
3 cubic ft.
Summary
The correspondence, photographs, clippings, music, and various papers gathered here represent the activities of Hulda Lashanska from 1908 to 1971. The bulk of the collection falls between 1920 and 1930, and as a whole the collection primarily covers Lashanka's middle career years. Correspondence consists almost entirely of letters to Hulda Lashanska from a variety of musical figures such as Geraldine Farrar, Josef Hofmann, Jascha Heifetz, and Ossip Gabrilowitsch. Most photographs and musical scores are inscribed by the subject or composer.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Clippings.
  • Correspondence.
  • Programs.
  • Scores.
  • Scrapbooks.
  • Portraits.
  • Photographic prints.
  • Silver gelatin photographic prints.
Source (note)
  • Sarah Lawrence College
  • Horn, Peggy Lehman
Biography (note)
  • Hulda Lashanska was an American soprano on the concert stage chiefly in New York City. In her early days she was a student of Marcella Sembrich.
Indexes/Finding Aids (note)
  • Finding aid available.
Provenance (note)
  • The collection was donated by the late Mrs. James H. Elkus and Mrs. Richard Kaye Korn, Hulda Lashanska's daughters, to Sarah Lawrence College, and transferred to The New York Library for the Performing Arts in 1993.
Processing Action (note)
  • Processed
  • Accessioned
Call Number
JPB 93-2
OCLC
NYPW93-A204
Author
Lashanska, Hulda, 1893-1974.
Title
Hulda Lashanska papers, 1908-1971 (bulk 1920-1930).
Biography
Hulda Lashanska was an American soprano on the concert stage chiefly in New York City. In her early days she was a student of Marcella Sembrich.
Indexes
Finding aid available.
Provenance
The collection was donated by the late Mrs. James H. Elkus and Mrs. Richard Kaye Korn, Hulda Lashanska's daughters, to Sarah Lawrence College, and transferred to The New York Library for the Performing Arts in 1993.
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Occupation
Singers.
Sopranos (Singers)
Added Author
Farrar, Geraldine, 1882-1967.
Gabrilowitsch, Ossip, 1878-1936.
Heifetz, Jascha, 1901-1987.
Hofmann, Josef, 1876-1957.
Lambert, Alexander, 1862-1929.
Mahler, Alma, 1879-1964.
Masaryk, Jan, 1886-1948.
Sembrich, Marcella, 1858-1935.
Stokowski, Leopold, 1882-1977.
Research Call Number
JPB 93-2
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