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Ott, Bertha : Bertha Ott Papers, 1890s-1961

Business papers of Chicago concert manager Bertha Ott, including box office statements, photographs, correspondence, and programs. Ott was secretary to the impresario F. Wight Neumann for 20 years. After his death in 1924, she continued his work by forming her own company and managing concerts at the Auditorium Theatre, Studebaker Theatre, Civic Opera House, and a variety of other venues.
Extent: 1.5 linear feet - (4 boxes and 1 oversize loose folder)
Subjects: Chicago, Dance, Music, Women
Call Number: Midwest MS Ott
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The Bertha Ott Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).