Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921

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Italian operatic tenor who performed more than twenty roles in Europe, the U.S., and Latin America and excelled in works by Verdi and Puccini.

From the description of Enrico Caruso invitation to an unknown acquaintance, [19--]. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64757235

Enrico Caruso was an Italian tenor connected with the Metropolitan Opera (N.Y.) after 1902.

From the description of Correspondence received and financial records, 1919-1920. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122314156

From the guide to the Correspondence received and financial records, 1919-1920, (The New York Public Library. Music Division.)

Italian tenor who sang to great acclaim at the major opera houses of Europe and the Americas, Caruso also enjoyed sketching.

From the description of Caricatures including self-portraits, 1906-1919. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 712069251

Italian tenor.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Mexico City, 23 October 1919, to "My dear Kay" [i.e., Mrs. Park Benjamin], 1919 Oct. 23. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270564160

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 28 May 1907, to an unidentified recipient, 1907 May 28. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270564171

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : London, 6 June 190?, to [Guido Alberto] Fano, 190? June 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270564164

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : New York, 2 May 1910, to De Giacomino, 1910 May 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270564167

From the description of Printed document signed, dated : [London], 24 June 1907, 1907 June 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270873940

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referencedIn Arimondi, Arimondi. Papers, 1892-1935. Museum of Performance & Design
referencedIn Sembrich, Marcella, 1858-1935. Marcella Sembrich collection, 1790-1988 (bulk 1885-1930). New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Mishkin, Leo, 1906-1980. Papers, 1914-1973 (bulk 1940-1973). University of Wyoming, American Heritage Center
referencedIn People of the theater : portraits and autographs, 1872-1923. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Sink, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1879-1972. Note, on Enrico Caruso [n.d.] University of Michigan
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. Autograph letter signed, dated : Mexico City, 23 October 1919, to "My dear Kay" [i.e., Mrs. Park Benjamin], 1919 Oct. 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn RCA Corporation. Office of Company Historian. Files of B.L. Aldridge, 1897-1980. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn McDermott Record collection, McDermott Record Collection, 1900-1940 Phillips Memorial Library, Special and Archival Collections
referencedIn Sisca, Alessandro, 1875-1940. Papers, 1893-1968. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
referencedIn Schumann-Heink, Ernestine, 1861-1936,. Ernestine Schumann-Heink collection, [182-]-1952 (bulk 1894-1936). The Claremont Colleges, Claremont University Consortium
referencedIn Marcella Sembrich papers, 1790-1988, 1885-1930 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
referencedIn Koch, Frederick R. (Frederick Robinson),. Frederick R. Koch collection, 1640-1983. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Frederick R. Koch collection, 1640-1983 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Benjamin, Park, 1809-1864. Benjamin Park papers, 1645-1925. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Crouse, John Robert, 1874-1946. John Robert Crouse autograph collection, [15--]-ca. 1946. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Rosenberg, Manuel, 1897-1967. Drawings & Sketches, ca.1920-1950. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Adams, Milward, 1857-1923. Milward Adams photograph collection [graphic] Newberry Library
creatorOf League of Composers (U.S.). Modern music archives, 1910-1984 (bulk 1924-1983). Library of Congress
creatorOf Adam, Juliette, 1836-1936. Francesco Finelli de Valletta scrapbook, 1878-1919. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. Printed document signed, dated : [London], 24 June 1907, 1907 June 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Philadelphia Orchestra. Transcription of WFLN radio broadcast [sound recording], 1975 August 23. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Adams, Dick. Circus World Museum original art collection, 1847-[ongoing] Wisconsin Historical Society Archives
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. Letter, 1918 May 9, New York, to "Caro D. Giacomino" [i.e. Father James O'Connell, Boston?] University of Michigan
creatorOf Philadelphia Orchestra. Transcription of WFLN radio broadcast [sound recording], 1970 August 6. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Farrar, Geraldine, 1882-1967. Geraldine Farrar collection, 1895-1943 (bulk 1898-1939). Library of Congress
referencedIn Sooy, H. O. (Harry O.), 1875-1927. Diary, 1898-1925. Hagley Museum & Library
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. Autograph letter signed, dated : New York, 2 May 1910, to De Giacomino, 1910 May 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Abott, Bessie, 1878-1919,. Autograph album of Hartman Hotel, 1903-1918. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. Self-portrait sketch, 1905. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. Caricatures including self-portraits, 1906-1919. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. Enrico Caruso invitation to an unknown acquaintance, [19--]. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Guelph Spring Festival Archives. Classical music recordings : Minuet by Beethoven, Serenade by Drigo, On wings of song, Hosanna, Bella Figlia del' amore, Elegie, Good-bye, Humoresque, 1977. University of Guelph
referencedIn Bohnen, Carl, 1872-1951. Carl Bohnen papers, 1892-1974. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. Correspondence received and financial records, 1919-1920. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Geraldine Farrar Collection, 1895-1943, (bulk 1898-1939) Music Division Library of Congress
referencedIn Melchiorre Mauro-Cottone papers, 1874-1982 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
referencedIn Enrico Caruso collection, [ca. 1906-ongoing]. Museum of Performance & Design
referencedIn Rosa Ponselle collection of performances, recorded interviews, and films, 1926-1987 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. [Signature] / Enrico Caruso. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Charles A. Sink autographed photograph collection, 1894-1972 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 28 May 1907, to an unidentified recipient, 1907 May 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Edward Johnson Collection. Sketch drawn by Mr. Stephen Yates' father through a mirror in a restaurant in N.Y. 1913, and signed by Enrico Caruso. At the front of the sketch it reads: "To My Louis Rhead, With Many Thanks. Enrico Caruso, N.Y. 1913." University of Guelph
creatorOf Sink, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1879-1972. Papers, 1918-1954. University of Michigan
referencedIn Moldenhauer Archives at the Library of Congress, circa 1000-circa 1990 Music Division Library of Congress
referencedIn La Rue, Grace, 1882-1956. Dear me : autobiography : ADS, ca. 1950. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Lillian B. Gilkes Papers, 1900-1976 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Modern Music Archives, 1909-1983, (bulk 1924-1983) Music Division Library of Congress
creatorOf Guelph Spring Festival Archives. Photographs of RCA recording artists, ca., 1950 - ephemera. University of Guelph
creatorOf Cohan, George M. (George Michael), 1878-1942. Over there : sound recording, ca. 1917-1918. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
creatorOf Sink, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1879-1972. Charles Sink papers, 1918-1954. University of Michigan
referencedIn McDermott, Edward J. [Guide to the McDermott Record collection 1900-1940.] Providence College, Phillips Memorial Library, Phillips Memorial Library
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. Portraits and caricatures of Morris Gest and visual materials related to his productions, 1916-1926. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Correspondence received and financial records, 1919-1920 The New York Public Library. Music Division.
creatorOf Giordano, Umberto, 1867-1948. Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, June 1905, to [Enrico] Caruso, 1905 June. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Jascha Heifetz Collection, 1911-1972 Archive of Recorded Sound, Stanford University Libraries
referencedIn Mauro-Cottone, Melchiorre, 1885-1938. Melchiorre Mauro-Cottone papers, 1874-1982. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Victor Talking Machine Company. Records, [19--]-[19--]. Camden County Historical Society
referencedIn [Scrapbook of music manuscripts and autographs]. Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County, The Main Library
referencedIn Olson, Harry F. (Harry Ferdinand), 1901-1982. Harry F. Olson papers, 1926-1977. Hagley Museum & Library
creatorOf Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Autograph letter signed, dated : Paris, 23 November 1906, to [Enrico] Caruso, 1906 Nov. 23 and 1935 Dec. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn George M. Cohan sound recording : Over there, 1917-1918 Hoover Institution Archives.
creatorOf Caruso, Enrico, 1873-1921. Autograph letter signed, dated : London, 6 June 190?, to [Guido Alberto] Fano, 190? June 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Jack-O-Lantern. Statements by notable people for the Celebrities issue, 1916 May. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Secrist, John, 1918-1958. Papers from the John Secrist Jr. collection, 1919-1973 (bulk 1949-1958). Library of Congress
referencedIn Victor Talking Machine Company. Artists' correspondence, 1905-1929. Camden County Historical Society
referencedIn Medal of Enrico Caruso [object]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Papers from the John Secrist Jr. Collection, 1919-1973, 1949-1958 Recorded Sound Section, Motion Picture, Broadcasting andRecorded Sound Division Library of Congress
referencedIn Souvenir programs of contemporary personalities, 1880-1993. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Park Benjamin Papers, 1645-1925. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Hellman, Florence Marx. Theatrical diaries kept by Florence Marx Hellman, 1903-1942. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Koch, Frederick R. (Frederick Robinson),. Frederick R. Koch collection, 1640-1983. Yale University Library
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associatedWith Adams, Milward, 1857-1923. person
associatedWith Arimondi, Arimondi. person
associatedWith Benjamin, Park, 1809-1864. person
associatedWith Benjamin, Park, 1849-1922 person
associatedWith Benjamin, Park, Mrs., person
associatedWith Bohnen, Carl, 1872-1951. person
associatedWith Caruso, Dorothy person
associatedWith Caruso, Dorothy. person
associatedWith Cohan, George M. (George Michael), 1878-1942. person
associatedWith Conried, Heinrich, 1848-1909. person
associatedWith Crouse, John Robert, 1874-1946. person
associatedWith Edward Johnson Collection. corporateBody
associatedWith Edward VII, king of Great Britain, 1841-1910. person
associatedWith Fano, Guido Alberto, 1875-1961, person
correspondedWith Farrar, Geraldine, 1882-1967. person
associatedWith Giacomino, person
associatedWith Gilkes, Lillian B. (Lillian Barnard), 1902-1977 person
associatedWith Giordano, Umberto, 1867-1948. person
associatedWith Guelph Spring Festival Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Guelph Spring Festival Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Hellman, Florence Marx. person
associatedWith Humperdinck, Engelbert, 1854-1921 person
associatedWith Jack-O-Lantern. corporateBody
associatedWith Koch, Frederick R. (Frederick Robinson), person
associatedWith La Rue, Grace, 1882-1956. person
associatedWith League of Composers (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Leoncavallo, Ruggero, 1857-1919. person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Mauro-Cottone, Melchiorre, 1885-1938 person
associatedWith McDermott, Edward J. person
associatedWith McDermott, Edward J. person
associatedWith Mishkin, Leo, 1906-1980. person
associatedWith Moldenhauer, Hans. person
associatedWith O'Connell, James, Father. person
associatedWith Olson, Harry F. (Harry Ferdinand), 1901-1982. person
associatedWith Pfeiffer, John, 1920- person
associatedWith Philadelphia Orchestra. corporateBody
associatedWith Ponselle, Rosa, 1897-1981 person
associatedWith Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. person
associatedWith RCA Corporation. Office of Company Historian. corporateBody
associatedWith Rosenberg, Manuel, 1897-1967. person
associatedWith Schumann-Heink, Ernestine, 1861-1936, person
associatedWith Secrist, John, 1918-1958. person
associatedWith Sembrich, Marcella, 1858-1935. person
associatedWith Sink, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1879-1972. person
associatedWith Sisca, Alessandro, 1875-1940. person
associatedWith Sooy, H. O. (Harry O.), 1875-1927. person
associatedWith Victor Talking Machine Company. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Subject
Singers
Occupation
Tenors (Singers)
Singers
Performer
Function

Person

Birth 1873-02-27

Death 1921-08-02

Italians

English,

Italian

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