Gertrude Ribla papers, 1935-1979.


Gertrude Ribla papers, 1935-1979.

The Gertrude Ribla papers document the performing and teaching career of the American-born and trained opera singer.

4.19 linear feet (6 boxes )







SNAC Resource ID: 8292400

New York Public Library System, NYPL

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