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Heroes and heroines of the footlights

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 39

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a typewritten draft of an article with handwritten corrections. The item was published in Metropolitan Magazine in February of 1904. The article deals with the great actors and actresses of the American stage.

Dates

  • 1904

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Heroes and heroines of the footlights, 1904, must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services. and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

James Huneker was an American author and critic born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Huneker studied music in Europe under Alfredo Barili and others. He wrote the analysis and commentary on the complete works of Chopin for Schirmer's music publishing company. His analysis of all the piano solo works of Brahms, written shortly after the complete works of Brahms were published after Brahms' death, is highly regarded. He was the music editor of the New York Sun, and a frequent contributor to the leading magazines and reviews. He wrote several books, but is mainly remembered for his music criticism.

Extent

1 folder (0.01 linear ft.)

Language

English

Overview

The collection contains a typewritten draft of an article with handwritten corrections. The item was published in the Metropolitan Magazine in February of 1904. The article deals with the great actors and actresses of the American stage.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of Heroes and heroines of the footlights
Status
Completed
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2011 March 28
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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