Victor Leon photograph collection, 1885-1940.


Victor Leon photograph collection, 1885-1940.

Photographs collected by Victor Leon, librettist of the Viennese opera. Subjectsinclude Viennese opera stars as well as his friends and family.

23 boxes (15 linear ft.)


SNAC Resource ID: 6384807

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