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Minnesota Orchestra Series 13 Posters and Realia

 Collection
Identifier: PA012-Series 13
The posters in this collection represent over thirty years of promotional activity of the Minnesota Orchestra. It is a sample of posters created for the Orchestra, not a complete collection. Some of the posters are artistic creations seemingly designed for framing; many are undated. A few of the posters have been signed by the artists featured in the poster. The collection also includes various types of items (tee shirts, buttons, cuff links) created for the Orchestra as public relations' materials, awards and plaques received by the Orchestra, and similar items.

Dates

  • 1949-2000 (bulk 1970-2000)

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Restrictions on Access

Materials are open to research without restriction except for portions designated as restricted, confidential, or sealed. For the latter material, prior permission in writing from the President of the Minnesota Orchestral Association is required.

Permission to examine this collection will be granted to any qualified researcher upon completion of an application form. The original documents do not circulate and may only be used in the Reading Room of the Manuscripts Division.

Restrictions on Use

Photoreproduction and audio reproduction of any materials in which the Minnesota Orchestral Association holds copyright, shall be performed only with the written permission of the MOA except for photoreproduction of any published materials of the Association in the public domain.

Extent

200 posters.

6 boxes

Overview

The posters in this collection represent over thirty years of promotional activity of the Minnesota Orchestra. It is a sample of posters created for the Orchestra, not a complete collection.

Historical Note

The posters have been created by agencies hired by the Orchestra; in almost every instance the producer/creator is unknown, even with highly artistically designed posters.

Organization of the Collection

The collection is organized by record type.

Physical Location

High Bay; 8 drawers in Zone B cross-over area (Fe-1 -- F3-F8); oversize posters are rolled and located in Zone B, R6, D3, Shelf 12

Acquisition

Transferred to the archives from the mid 1980s to 2000

Processing Information

The collection was processed by Bruce Taylor and the finding aid written by Leslie Czechowski in January 2003.
Title
Minnesota Orchestra Series 13 Posters and Realia
Author
Finding aid created by Leslie Czechowski
Date
14 August 2003
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Performing Arts Archives Repository

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