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Arthur J. Gaines photograph collection

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Identifier: PA012A
Abstract Collection includes inscribed photographs from performers who worked with Arthur J. Gaines, manager of the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra.
Dates: 1918-48

Brian Newhouse Collection

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Identifier: PA012P
Abstract Compact discs from Newhouse's one-hour MPR program: A Century in Sound. The Minnesota Orchestra Turns 100. Included are recorded interviews and other source materials for the broadcast.
Dates: 2003

Danz Family papers

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Identifier: PA012F
Abstract The collection contains programs, photographs, scrapbook materials, publications, clippings, and correspondence about Frank Danz, Jr, first concertmaster of the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra and director of the Danz Band and Danz Orchestra. There is a small amount of material about Frank J. Danz (his son), from whom the collection was received.
Dates: 1873-1958

Elbert L. Carpenter Collection of Minnesota Orchestra

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Identifier: PA012D
Abstract The collection includes historic documents from the Orchestra; books, pamphlets, clippings; photographs of conductors autographed to the Carpenters; letters and telegrams.
Dates: 1903-74

Friends of the Minnesota Orchestra records

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Identifier: PA067
Abstract Collection contains administrative records, press and publicity for events and programs, and a small collection of A/V materials.
Dates: 1949-2013

Gustav S. Janossy's Music Books

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Identifier: PA012K
Abstract Jánossy’s music books include photocopies of newspaper clippings, programs, letters, and photographs that document the years he spent with the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra
Dates: 1938-1977; Majority of material found within 1938-1947

H.A. Wilson scrapbook

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Identifier: PA012E
Abstract The scrapbook includes numerous illustrations relating to music and musicians, a variety of programs, and miscellaneous clippings relating to musical concerts she attended in North Dakota and Minnesota.
Dates: 1915-1962

Harry D. Maddy and Rhadames John Angelucci Collection

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Identifier: PA012H
Abstract The collection contains memorabilia collected by Harry D. Maddy and Rhadames John Angelucci during almost sixty years in the Minnesota Orchestra. It documents Angelucci’s career and those experiences that he and his father-in-law found most significant in their tenures with the Orchestra.
Dates: 1914-93

Henry Denecke, Jr. interview recordings and transcripts

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Identifier: PA012L
Abstract This collection includes audio cassette tapes and transcriptions of an interview of former Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra timpanist by current Minnesota Orchestra timpanist, Peter Kogan.
Dates: May 1993

Jenny Cullen Collection

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Identifier: PA012O
Abstract A collection of correspondence between Kittleson and Cullen, correspondence regarding Jenny Cullen, photographs, articles, and a biographical sketch about her.
Dates: 1944-2000

Mary La Grange scrapbook

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Identifier: PA012G
Abstract The collection seems to be parts of a disbound scrapbook. Many pages have been cut into smaller pieces. The scrapbook documents performances sponsored by the Minnesota Orchestral Association and/or The University of Minnesota Artists’ Series. It consists of clippings, programs and pages of programs, and other information about the artists.
Dates: 1914-41

Minnesota Orchestra Series 1: Board of Directors Records

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Identifier: PA012-Series 1
Abstract Contains annual reports and materials from annual meetings, minutes from meetings of the Board and of the Executive Committee, various committee minutes and reports, and the confidential files of search committees for Music Directors.
Dates: 1945-2005

Minnesota Orchestra Series 2: President's Office Records

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Identifier: PA012-Series 2
Abstract This collection contains office records from the president of the Minnesota Orchestral Association.
Dates: 1953-ongoing

Minnesota Orchestra Series 5: Departments

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Identifier: PA012-Series 5
Abstract Collection includes records from individual departments at the Minnesota Orchestra.
Dates: 1927-ongoing

Minnesota Orchestra Series 6: Special Events and Projects

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Identifier: PA012-Series 6
Abstract Collection contains records created for Minnesota Orchestra projects and special events.
Dates: 1944 -

Minnesota Orchestra Series 7 Buildings and Related Materials

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Identifier: PA012-Series 7
Abstract Includes information about the Northrop Auditorium Shell and extensive documentation regarding the construction of Orchestra Hall which was dedicated in October 1974.
Dates: 1956-80

Minnesota Orchestra Series 8 WAMSO Files

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Identifier: PA012-Series 8
Abstract These are not the official records of WAMSO. They contain office files from Orchestra staff relating to WAMSO activities.
Dates: 1959-85

Minnesota Orchestra Series 9 Scrapbooks and Clippings

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Identifier: PA012-Series 9
Abstract Collection includes scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and press releases.
Dates: 1908 - ongoing

Minnesota Orchestra Series 10: Publications

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Identifier: PA012-Series 10
Abstract Includes programs for orchestra concerts from 1903 to the present (both bound and unbound) and other publications.
Dates: 1903-present

Minnesota Orchestra Series 11: Photographs, Slides and Negatives

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Identifier: PA012-Series 11
Abstract The collection includes photographs, negatives, slides, and transparencies of Minnesota Orchestra music directors, musicians and staff, Orchestra Hall and other venues, and concerts, tours, and other events.
Dates: ca. 1910-ongoing

Minnesota Orchestra Series 12 Audio and Video Recordings

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Identifier: PA012.Series 12
Abstract The collection includes audio and video recordings of the Minnesota Orchestra in a variety of formats, as well as a collection of slide-tape shows.
Dates: 1953-2001

Minnesota Orchestra Series 13 Posters and Realia

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Identifier: PA012-Series 13
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1949-2000 (bulk 1970-2000)

Minnesota Orchestra Series 14 Historical Materials

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Identifier: PA012-Series 14
Abstract These materials include letters, newspapers, publications, etc. that were collected at various times by various people and constitute an historical archive of the Orchestra. They include items created by or about people associated with the Orchestra.
Dates: 1892-2004

Ray Fitch Memoirs

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Identifier: PA012I
Abstract These memoirs, written by Ray Fitch's son, document Fitch's career as a bass player with the Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra/Minnesota Orchestra from 1925 to 1972.
Dates: undated: ca. 1925-1972

Robert Aupperle scrapbook and clippings

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Identifier: PA012N
Abstract A collection of programs and newspaper clippings from various periods in the history of the Minnesota Orchestra.
Dates: 1906-1908, 1944-1949, 1986-1997

Steve Zellmer Collection of Minnesota Orchestra

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Identifier: PA012C
Abstract The collection includes scrapbooks, personal files, and memorabilia from a musician who was the principal trombone player for the Minnesota Orchestra for over forty years.
Dates: 1942-95

William R. Trotter collection

 Collection
Identifier: PA071
Abstract The collection includes research materials for Trotter’s book, Priest of Music: The Life of Dimitri Mitropoulos. Extensive research and interviews of noted musicians were done by Oliver Daniel who died before he could write the biography.
Dates: 1980-96