Kindler, Hans, 1892-1949Alternative names
Hans Kindler (1892-1949) was an American cellist and conductor. He played with the Philadelphia Symphony for many years and founded the National Symphony Orchestra in 1931; he was its conductor until 1949.
Theresa Russell was an American suffragist. Her husband Charles Edward Russell (1860-1941) was an American journalist, politician and author. He wrote several books, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning biography, The American Orchestra and Theodore Thomas (1928).
From the guide to the Hans Kindler Letter, 1933, (Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries)
- Composers--United States
- Composers--Political activity