Jesse Isidor Straus autograph collection, [ca. 1727-1873].


Jesse Isidor Straus autograph collection, [ca. 1727-1873].

Letters, notes, receipts, dispatches, and some facsimile reproductions of documents pertaining to political and cultural events of the 18th and 19th centuries, including the French Revolution. Signers include Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI, Johann Gottfried Von Herder, Helmuth Graf von Moltke, Mozart, Jean Paul Richter, August Wilhelm von Schlegel, Johann Strauss, and Robert Walpole.

1.5 cubic ft. (4 boxes)

Related Entities

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Moltke, Helmuth, Graf von, 1800-1891 (person)

Strauss, Johann (person)

Herder, Johann Gottfried, 1744-1803 (person)

Jean Paul, 1763-1825 (person)

Emma Richter-Kallenberg was the granddaughter of Jean Paul. She lived on Colonsay, a small island off the west coast of Scotland, until she was interned during World War I. From the description of Auszüge aus Jean Paul Richter : manuscript, 1900. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612764293 ...

Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor, 1685-1740 (person)

Straus, Jesse Isidor, (person)

Mozart, Johann Chrysostom Wolfgang Amadeus (person)

The Serenade from which this movement is taken originally composed for 2 clarinets, 2 horns and 2 bassoons, 1781; second version, with the addition of 2 oboes, in 1782 (see callno.: 2329). This transcription 1941.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Adagio, K. V. 375 / Mozart ; transcribed by Zoltán Fekete. [c1941]. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 42631243 Composed originally for solo piano, 1788. This transcription 1986.--Cf. Fleisher C...

Schlegel, August Wilhelm ˜vonœ 1767-1845 (person)

Walpole, Robert, Earl of Orford, 1676-1745 (person)

English statesman. From the description of Document signed : [n.p.], 1741 Oct. 3 and 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270874691 British statesman, first lord of the treasury and chancellor of the exchequer. From the description of Letters, 1734. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 41546346 British statesman. From the description of Document signed : Horse Guards, 1721 Jan. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270890831 Fro...