Wave Hill, inc.

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"Wave Hill is a 28-acre public garden and cultural center in the Bronx overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades. Its mission is to celebrate the artistry and legacy of its gardens and landscapes, to preserve its magnificent views, and to explore human connections to the natural world through programs in horticulture, education and the arts"--Wave Hill web site.

From the description of Wave Hill news releases, 1991 August 5-1998 November 22. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 757467482

Conductor Arturo Toscanini lived at Wave Hill ca. 1943-1945.

From the description of Toscanini collection, 1914-[ca. 1955]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155481510

Collecting area: History of Wave Hill and its related families.

Wave Hill is an estate open to the public, including gardens, two historical houses, and extensive cultural and educational activities.

From the description of Repository description. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155483140

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Wave Hill, inc. Wave Hill news releases, 1991 August 5-1998 November 22. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
creatorOf Wave Hill, inc. Institutional file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Toscanini Association archives, 1983-1987. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Wave Hill, inc. Photograph and manuscript collection, 1829-1960. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Wave Hill, inc. Repository description. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Kornfeld, Robert. Mark Twain in Riverdale, 1983-1985 / Robert Kornfeld. Lehman College Library, Leonard Lief Library
creatorOf Wave Hill, inc. Toscanini collection, 1914-[ca. 1955]. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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associatedWith Appleton family. family
associatedWith Appleton, Mary. person
associatedWith Appleton, Mary Worthen. person
associatedWith Appleton, William H. person
associatedWith Appleton, William Worthen. person
associatedWith Cantelli, Guido. person
associatedWith Colgate, Robert. person
associatedWith Cowles, Anna Roosevelt. person
associatedWith Dean, Bashford, 1867-1928. person
associatedWith Dyckman, Isaac Michael, Mrs. person
associatedWith Elizabeth, Queen, consort of George VI, King of Great Britain, 1900-2002. person
associatedWith Furtwa╠łngler, Wilhelm, 1886-1954. person
associatedWith Kleiber, Erich, 1890-1956. person
associatedWith Klemperer, Otto, 1885-1973. person
associatedWith Kornfeld, Robert. person
associatedWith Koussevitzky, Serge, 1874-1951. person
associatedWith Mengelberg, Willem, 1871-1951. person
associatedWith Morris, Mary Elizabeth Babcock. person
associatedWith NBC Symphony Orchestra. corporateBody
associatedWith Nikisch, Artur. person
associatedWith Paine, Albeah B. person
associatedWith Perkins, Dorothy. person
associatedWith Perkins, George Walbridge. person
associatedWith Stokowski, Leopold, 1882-1977. person
associatedWith Toscanini, Arturo, 1867-1957. person
associatedWith Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. person
associatedWith Walter, Bruno, 1876-1962. person
associatedWith Weingartner, Felix, 1863-1942. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Riverdale (N.Y.)
Bronx (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
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Active 1998



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