Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 2 of 2

Frederic Grant Gleason papers

 Collection
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 Verdi,...
Dates: 1852-1908

William H. Peterson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Peterson
Abstract Correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, and personal material of William H. Peterson, a World War II radar man and later engineer for the Pullman Company. Includes Peterson's schoolwork, wartime letters, and engineering designs. There is additional material for the Peterson family, including William's father Hartin F. Peterson, also a Pullman employee, such as his World War I photographs and his own draft work. Collection also contains genealogy and photographs of the Swedish-American...
Dates: 1891-2012

Filtered By

  • Subject: World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) X
  • Subject: Photographs -- 1851-1900 X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Arts -- Press coverage 1
Bridgeport (Chicago, Ill.) -- History -- 20th century 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) -- Pictorial works 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Intellectual life -- 19th century 1
Composers -- United States -- 19th century 1
∨ more  
Language
Swedish 1
 
Names
Auditorium Theater (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Auditorium Theater (Chicago, Ill.). Conservatory of Music and Dramatic Art 1
Beach, Amy 1
Bloomfield-Zeisler, Fannie 1
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold) 1