Collection of entrance tickets, Boston, ca. 1850-1902.


Collection of entrance tickets, Boston, ca. 1850-1902.

Collection of entrance tickets, Boston, ca. 1850-1902.

Includes: Jenny Lind's fourth Boston concert, Tremont Temple, 1851 June 25; Y.M.C.A. Charlestown, series of lectures, 1852-3; "Don Giovanni," Boston Music Hall, 1858 Oct. 14; Charles Dickens's reading, Tremont Temple, 1868 April 8; oratorio "St. Paul," Handel and Haydn Society, 1866 April 1; National Peace Jubilee season ticket, 1869; World's Peace Jubilee, Boston (2 tickets mounted on 1 sheet), 1872 June; Centennial Celebration, Concord Fight, 1875 April 19 (dinner ticket and coupon); "Lear," dramatic reading by Sidney Woollett, Boston College, 1902 Oct.; Fanny Kemble, Shakespearian Festival, benefit for the Mercantile Library Assn. (2 tickets); "Jephtha," Handel and Haydn Society, Boston Music Hall; "First Grand Oratorio," Mme. H. Sontag, Handel and Haydn Society; Carl Zerrahn's Philharmonic Concerts, subscriber's ticket; Thalberg's third concert; Mendelssohn Quintette Club, 5th concert; Theodore Thomas' Grand Concerts, Boston Music Hall; Ole Bull's Grand Concert; Germania Musical Society, subscription ticket. With: National Gallery of Fine Arts, Union Street, admission ticket.

21 items in folder; 26 cm.

Related Entities

There are 17 Entities related to this resource.

Sontag, Henriette (person)

German soprano. From the description of Printed letter signed Htte Rossi Sontag, dated : Boston Nov. 22 1852, to "Reverend Sir" [i.e., the Reverend John Pierpont], 1852 Nov. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270669913 From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Hanover Apr. 26 1852, to an unidentified recipient, 1852 Apr. 26. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270669924 From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Hamburg Mar. 28 1852, to Augus...

Kemble, Fanny, 1809-1893 (person)

Actress and author. Full name: Frances Anne Kemble. Married name: Frances Anne Butler. From the description of Fanny Kemble papers, 1829-1874. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79162205 Frances Anne (Fanny) Kemble (1809-1893) was a British actress & writer; she was the daughter of Charles Kemble and Maria Theresa (DeCamp) Kemble. From the description of Letter by Fanny Kemble to [Mr. Heath?], ca. 1854? (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens...

Bull, Ole, 1810-1880 (person)

Ole Bull was born in Bergen, Norway on February 5, 1810. From an early age he showed a rare talent for the violin, and he made his solo debut in 1819. He took lessons from students of Viotti and Baillot, and also learned much from traditional Norwegian fiddlers, an influence that contributed to his unique style. Bull was interested in the design and construction of violins and bows, and by using a flatter bridge and a rounded bow, he was able to produce unusual polyphonic effects. He made many E...

World's Peace Jubilee and International Musical Festival (1872 : Boston, Mass.) (corporateBody)

Germania Musical Society (corporateBody)

Zerrahn, Carl (person)

Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 (person)

Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000429.0x0002c9 English writer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Office of All the Year Round, 26 Wellington Street, Strand, London, W.C., to Frederick Lehmann, 1863 Nov. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125432 English novelist and publisher. From the description of ALS : Broadstairs, Kent, to Mr. Cullenford, 18...

National Peace Jubilee and Musical Festival (1869 : Boston, Mass.) (corporateBody)

The National Peace Jubilee and Music Festival took place in Boston, Massachusetts on June 15-19, 1869, to commemorate the restoration of peace four years after the American Civil War. It was an "immense" gathering of orchestral and choral performers. A second festival was held in 1872. Patrick Gilmore, a noted bandmaster of the era, organized both Peace Jubilees. From the description of Collection, 1869. (Swarthmore College, Peace Collection). WorldCat record id: 28572437 ...

Thalberg, Sigismond (person)

Composed in 1829 for a concert tour through Germany--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Concerto for piano-forte and orchestra / S. Thalberg. [19--?] (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 56034562 German or Austrian pianist and composer. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : [London], 2 July 1858, to an Ch[arle]s Breusing, 1858 July 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270676646 From the description of Autog...

Boston Music Hall (Boston, Mass.) (corporateBody)

Thomas, Theodore, 1835-1905 (person)

Founder and first music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1891-1905). From the description of Theodore Thomas memorabilia collection, 1845-1905. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70961879 Founder and first music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1891-1905), known at the time as the Chicago Orchestra. From the description of Theodore and Rose Fay Thomas Felsengarten collection, 1814-1905. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70963346 Chicago Sy...

Lind, Jenny (person)

Swedish singer. From the description of Autograph letters signed : Oak Lea, Wimbledon Park, S.W., to Arthur Sullivan, 1883 Feb. 11, and 9 incompletely dated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125245 Swedish soprano. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Mannheim Dec. 7 1846, to an unidentified recipient, 1846 Dec. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270667419 From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : London Apr. 27 1874, t...

Handel and Haydn society (corporateBody)

Woollett, Sidney (person)

Tremont Temple (Boston, Mass.) (corporateBody)

Mercantile Library Association (Boston, Mass.) (corporateBody)

Mendelssohn Quintette Club (corporateBody)