Harris, Augustus, Sir, 1852-1896

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English impresario.

From the description of Autograph letters signed (6), dated : [London], 1888-1892, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1888 July 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270665374

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : London, 26 April 1886, to Henry Blair, 1886 Apr. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270873415

Harris was the lessee and manager of Drury Lane and Covent Garden.

From the description of Letter from Augustus Harris, Drury Lane Theatre, to Mr. R. W. Lowe [manuscript], 1888 December 26. (Folger Shakespeare Library). WorldCat record id: 311265582

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creatorOf Harris, Augustus, Sir, 1852-1896. Autograph letter signed, dated : London, 26 April 1886, to Henry Blair, 1886 Apr. 26. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Reuss, Theodor, 1855-1923. Theodor Reuss papers, 1885-1907. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Russell, Ella, 1864-1935. Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 20 November 1894, to Miss [Edith] Bennett, 1894 Nov. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Harris, Augustus, Sir, 1852-1896,. Autograph letters signed from Sir Augustus Harris to various people [manuscript], 1894-1895. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Patti, Adelina, 1843-1919. Autograph letter, signed Adelina Patti Nicolini : Ystradgnlais (South Wales), 11 May 1890, to Mme Luigi Arditi, 1890 May 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Sullivan, Arthur, Sir, 1842-1900. Letterpress transfer : to Sir Augustus Harris, 1892 Sept. 5. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Armbruster, Carl, 1846-1917,. Autograph letter signed from Carl Armbruster, Bayreuth, Germany, to Augustin Daly [manuscript], 1894 June 21. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Harris, Augustus, Sir, 1852-1896,. Letter from Augustus Harris, Drury Lane Theatre, to Mr. R. W. Lowe [manuscript], 1888 December 26. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. Autograph letters signed (94), dated : mostly [London, undated by year, some ca. 1886], also Manchester, 11 February 1897, Milan, Genoa, and Melbourne, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1899 Jan. 17 and 1888 Aug. 28 and 1886. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Harris, Augustus, Sir, 1852-1896. Autograph letters signed (6), dated : [London], 1888-1892, to Mr. [Joseph] Bennett, 1888 July 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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associatedWith Albani, Emma, 1847-1930. person
associatedWith Armbruster, Carl, 1846-1917, person
associatedWith Arnoldson, Sigrid, 1861-1943. person
associatedWith Bauermeister, Mathilde. person
associatedWith Bennett, Joseph, 1831-1911, person
associatedWith Blair, Henry, person
associatedWith Ciampi, Giuseppe, 1832-1892. person
associatedWith Cowen, Frederic H. (Frederic Hymen), Sir, 1852-1935. person
correspondedWith Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899 person
associatedWith Dereims, Etienne, 1845-1904. person
associatedWith De Reszke, Jean, 1850-1925. person
associatedWith Drury Lane Theatre. corporateBody
correspondedWith Farrington, John, d. 1912 person
associatedWith Goldmark, Carl, 1830-1915. person
associatedWith Lablache, Louise, fl. 1886. person
associatedWith Lassalle, Jean-Louis, 1847-1909. person
correspondedWith Lowe, Robert William, 1853-1902 person
associatedWith Mancinelli, Luigi, 1848-1921. person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Melba, Nellie, Dame, 1861-1931. person
associatedWith Navarrini, Francesco, 1853-1923. person
associatedWith Nordica, Lillian, 1857-1914. person
associatedWith Novara, Franco, d. 1899. person
associatedWith Pandolfini, Francesco, 1836-1916. person
associatedWith Paroli. person
associatedWith Patti, Adelina, 1843-1919. person
associatedWith Randegger, Alberto, 1832-1911. person
associatedWith Ravelli. person
associatedWith Reszke, Edouard de, 1853-1917. person
associatedWith Reuss, Theodor, 1855-1923. person
associatedWith Russell, Ella, 1864-1935. person
associatedWith Scalchi, Sofia, 1850-1922. person
associatedWith Sullivan, Arthur, Sir, 1842-1900. person
associatedWith Trebelli, Zélia, 1838-1892. person
associatedWith Zandt, Marie van, 1861-1919. person
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Birth 1852-03-18

Death 1896-06-22

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