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Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861



  • Existence: 1813 - 1861

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Frederic Grant Gleason papers

Identifier: Midwest-MS-Gleason
Abstract Composer, musician, music critic for the Chicago Tribune (1887-1891) and other newspapers, and director of Chicago Auditorium concerts. Papers include correspondence, diaries, sketch books, scrapbooks, programs, clippings, literary manuscripts, photographs, and other memorabilia, providing a valuable portrait of Chicago's late-19th-century musical world. Correspondents include Fannie Bloomfield-Zeisler, Charles Gounod, Edvard Grieg, Gustav Mahler, Jules Massenet, Johann Strauss, Giuseppe...
Dates: 1852-1908

Stephen A. Douglas Letters

Identifier: Midwest-MS-208
Abstract Two autographed letters and one 1913 program. The material includes two items of correspondence from Stephen A. Douglas. The first is a letter from Douglas dated 10 July 1856. Although the writing is somewhat illegible, the dealer description notes that the autographed letter is addressed to P.G. Warrington(?) as a letter of introduction for F.Y. Wellose(?). The second letter is from Douglas to Ninan W. Edwards in Genesee, Illinois, dated 11 August 1859. Also included is a program for the...
Dates: 1856-1913

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Arts -- Press coverage 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century 1
Composers -- United States -- 19th century 1
Composition (Music) 1
Conservatories of music -- History -- 19th century 1