Trumbull family papers, 1876-1990, bulk 1876-1950.
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The Newberry was founded on July 1, 1887 and opened for business on September 6 of that year. The Newberry’s establishment came about because of a contingent provision in the will of Chicago businessman Walter L. Newberry (1804-68), which left what later amounted to approximately $2.2 million for the foundation of a “free, public” library on the north side of the Chicago River, if his two children died without issue. After the deaths of Mr. Newberry’s daughters and then, in 1885, of his widow, t...
Chicago family who sent their daughters to study concert piano in Vienna in the early 1900s. Herman "Jay" Trumbull Sr., born 1845, and Mary Elizabeth "Bee" Foster Trumbull, born 1859, married in 1877 in Chicago, Illinois. The young couple lived a quiet, middle class life in the Woodlawn neighborhood and Jay supported his growing family as a fruit and poultry merchant. The elder Trumbull daughters, Fay, born 1878, Florence, born 1881, Annie, born 1884, and Gladys, born 18...
Polish pianist, teacher, and composer. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Vienna Nov. 18 1883, to an unidentified recipient in Paris, 1883 Nov. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270667305 From the description of Autograph letter signed on his visiting card, dated : [Vienna, n.d.], to Sarazate [i.e. Pablo de Sarasate], [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270667301 From the description of "Tarantella, op. 39, No. 5. Th. Leschetizky" : autogra...