Roberta Peters collection, (bulk 1951-1998).

Title
Roberta Peters collection, 1881-1998 (bulk 1951-1998).
Author
Peters, Roberta, 1930-2017.

Items in the Library & Offsite


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box 1Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 1Offsite
box 2Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 2Offsite
box 3Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 3Offsite
box 4Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 4Offsite
box 5Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 5Offsite
box 6Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 6Offsite
box 7Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 7Offsite
box 8Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 8Offsite
box 9Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 9Offsite
box 10Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 10Offsite
box 11Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 11Offsite
box 12Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 12Offsite
box 13Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 13Offsite
box 14Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 14Offsite
box 15Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 15Offsite
box 16Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 16Offsite
box 17Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 17Offsite
box 18Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 18Offsite
box 19Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 19Offsite
box 20Mixed materialSupervised useAvailableJPB 07-6 box 20Offsite

Details

Description
84.67 linear feet (172 boxes)
Genre/Form
  • appointment books.
  • black-and-white negatives.
  • black-and-white photographs.
  • clippings (information artifacts)
  • color photographs.
  • color slides.
  • commercial correspondence.
  • diaries.
  • itineraries.
  • personal correspondence.
  • photograph albums.
  • programs (documents)
  • scores.
  • scrapbooks.
  • screenplays.
  • television scripts.
Access (note)
  • Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required. Inquiries regarding audio and video materials in the collection may be directed to the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound (rha@nypl.org). Audio and video materials will be subject to preservation evaluation and migration prior to access.
Additional Formats (note)
  • The first 76 scrapbooks described in this finding aid were microfilmed by the Music Division and can be found under call number *ZB-3429. These scrapbooks can only be viewed on microfilm. Two of the filmed scrapbooks, numbers 62 and 66, are missing.
Terms of Use (note)
  • Copyright retained by any document's creator.
Provenance (note)
  • The collection came to NYPL in several stages in the 1990s and early 2000s. A final deed of gift was negotiated in 2005.
Call Number
JPB 07-6
OCLC
716238568
Author
Peters, Roberta, 1930-2017.
Title
Roberta Peters collection, 1881-1998 (bulk 1951-1998).
Restricted Access
Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required. Inquiries regarding audio and video materials in the collection may be directed to the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound (rha@nypl.org). Audio and video materials will be subject to preservation evaluation and migration prior to access.
Summary
The Roberta Peters Collection contains office files, photographs, programs, clippings, datebooks and diaries, scrapbooks, scores and audio/video recordings documenting every phase of her long career at the Metropolitan Opera and beyond.
Additional Formats
The first 76 scrapbooks described in this finding aid were microfilmed by the Music Division and can be found under call number *ZB-3429. These scrapbooks can only be viewed on microfilm. Two of the filmed scrapbooks, numbers 62 and 66, are missing.
Terms Of Use
Copyright retained by any document's creator.
Provenance
The collection came to NYPL in several stages in the 1990s and early 2000s. A final deed of gift was negotiated in 2005.
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Occupation
singers.
Research Call Number
JPB 07-6
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