Betty Miller Cooper photograph collection, [1932-1986].

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Cooper, Betty Miller,. Betty Miller Cooper photograph collection, [1932-1986].

Betty Miller Cooper photograph collection, [1932-1986].

This collection consists of photographs of Kurt Herbert Adler, Licia Albanese, Lorenzo Alvary, Salvatore Baccaloni, Michael Bartlett, Frances Bible, Jussi Björling, Artur Bodansky, Karl Boehm, Margit Bokor, Ray Bolger, Dino Borgioli, Lucrezia Bori, Inge Borkh, Paul Breisach, John Brownlee, Rosanna Carteri, George Cehanovsky, Sona Cervena, Carlo Felice Cillario, Renato Cioni, Ina Claire, Fausto Cleva, Norman Cordon, Mary Costa, Richard Crooks, Irene Dalis, Mario Del Monaco, Alessio Di Paolis, Otto Edelman, Elfego Esparaza, Geraint Evans, Kirsten Flagstad, Alfredo Gandolfi, Leyla Gencer, Nicolai Ghaiurov, Dusolina Giannini, Tito Gobbi, Reri Grist, Gertrude Grob-Prandl, Helen Hayes, Raoul Jobin, Gwyneth Jones, James King, Alexander Kipnis, Dorothy Kirsten, Sandor Konya, Andre Kostelanetz, Alfredo Kraus, Josef Krips, Evelyn Lear, Lotte Lehmann, Erich Leinsdorf, Raymond Leppard, Brenda Lewis, Emanuel List, Pilar Lorengar, Leopold Ludwig, Rene Maison, Mary Martin, Giovanni Martinelli, Carla Martinis, James McCracken, Terry McEwen, Lauritz Melchior, Jolanda Meneguzzer, Gaetano Merola, Nan Merriman, Kirsten Meyer, Robert and Betty Miller, Francesco Molinari-Prandelli, Pierre Monteux, Claudia Muzio, Birgit Nilsson, Jarmila Novotna, Gennaro Papi, Luciano Pavarotti, Jan Peerce, Jean Perisson, Irra Petina, Jeannette Pilou, Ezio Pinza, Lily Pons, Giacinto Prandelli, Leontyne Price, Fritz Reiner, Regina Resnik, Elisabeth Rethberg, Stella Roman, Nicola Rossi-Lemeni, Rosalind Russell, Leonie Rysenek, Bidu Sayao, Kenneth Schermerhorn, Tito Schipa, Paul Schoeffer, Fredrich Schorr, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Renata Scotto, Tullio Serafin, Beverly Sills, Giulietta Simionato, Horst Stein, William Steinberg, Rise Stevens, Thomas Stewart, Rita Streich, Otmar Suitner, Joan Sutherland, Gladys Swarthout, Ferruccio Tagliavini, Italo Tajo, Renata Tebaldi, David Thaw, Blanche Thebom, Jess Thomas, Lawrence Tibbett, Arturo Toscanini, Giorgio Tozzi, Richard Tucker, Claramae Turner, Roberto Turrini, Valentina, Cesare Valletti, Jon Vickers, Leonard Warren. The photographs were given to Betty Miller Cooper and Robert Watt Miller.

2.3 linear ft.

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Cehanovsky, George, 1892-1986

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Russian-born baritone. From the description of Interview conducted by Oliver Daniel, Nov. 22, 1977 [sound recording]. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155862027 ...

Martinelli, Giovanni, 1885-1969

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Lewis, Brenda, 1921-

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Kirsten, Dorothy, 1910-1992

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Lyric soprano; b. date varies. From the description of Dorothy Kirsten collection, 1938-1951. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70958584 ...

Breisach, Paul

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Prandelli, Giacinto, 1916-

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Streich, Rita, 1920-1987

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Tucker, Richard K., 1916-

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Roman, Stella

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Martin, Mary, 1913-1990

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Bartlett, Michael H.

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Schoeffler, Paul, 1897-

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Cleva, Fausto

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Melchior, Lauritz.

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Konya, Sandor, 1923-

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