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[Opera "Messiah" Rehearsal]

Description: Photograph of students rehearsing for the opera "Messiah" at North Texas State Teachers' College. Some students play instruments, while others sing.
Date: 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Opera "Messiah" Rehearsal]

Description: Photograph of students rehearsing for the opera "Messiah" at North Texas State Teachers' College. Some students sing while others play instruments.
Date: 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Man and Woman in "The Chocolate Soldier"]

Description: Photograph of a man and woman acting in the opera "The Chocolate Soldier" at North Texas State Teachers' College. The man carries a gun and wears a soldier's uniform.
Date: 1942
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Postcard from Ora Osterhout to John Patterson Osterhout, July 23, 1891]

Description: Postcard from Ora Osterhout to her father, John Patterson Osterhout, discussing what she has been doing in Fort Worth, Texas. On the back, it is addressed to Mr. J. P. Osterhout in Belton, Bell Co., Texas, and it is postmarked Fort Worth, Texas, July 23, 1891.
Date: July 23, 1891
Creator: Osterhout, Ora
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Rice University Woodson Research Center

The Music of Robert Xavier Rodriguez

Description: This promotional catalog provides a brief biography of the composer Robert Xavier Rodriguez and descriptions of several of his orchestral, operatic, choral, and other works that are available through his publisher as either sheet music or recordings.
Date: 198u
Creator: Galaxy Music Corporation
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

The Southwestern Historical Quarterly, Volume 66, July 1962 - April, 1963

Description: The Texas State Historical Association Quarterly Report includes "Papers read at the meetings of the Association, and such other contributions as may be accepted by the Committee" (volume 1, number 1). These include historical sketches, biographical material, personal accounts, and other research. Index is located at the end of the volume starting on page 615.
Date: 1963
Creator: Texas State Historical Association
Partner: Texas State Historical Association

[Inside of Auditorium]

Description: Photograph of a large group of people. The picture is taken from the back of a theater, opera house, or auditorium. There are people sitting in the seats. Two men are standing on the left. There is a piano on a stage with a nature scene backdrop.
Date: unknown
Creator: Born, Julius
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: River Valley Pioneer Museum

[Portrait of Lucille Auten as "Mimi" in "La Boheme"]

Description: Portrait of a young woman in costume, wearing an apron and looking at a candle on a table nearby. A handwritten note below the photo says "Lucille Auten, 'Mimi,'" and another handwritten note on the back of the photo says "La Boheme. Abilene Opera. Fair Park Auditorium. Directed by Gypsy Ted Sullivan Wylie. 1920s or early 1930s."
Date: [192u,193u]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McMurry University Library

[Portrait of Actors in "Carmen"]

Description: Portrait of a man and woman in costume standing on stage. A handwritten note below the photo says "Wells--Tandy. 'Carmen,'" and another handwritten note on the back of the photo says "Abilene Opera. Fair Park Auditorium. 1920s or early 1930s. Directed by Gypsy Ted Sullivan Wylie."
Date: [192u,193u]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McMurry University Library

[Portrait of Actors in "Faust"]

Description: Portrait of actors on stage. A woman wearing a white dress with her hair in long braids is sitting on the ground, with a man in dark clothes standing over her, and a man in a devil costume standing behind him. A handwritten note below the photo says "Grimes-Whisemart-Grimes, 'Faust,'" and another handwritten note on the back of the photo says "Faust. Abilene Opera. Fair Park Auditorium. Directed by Gypsy Ted Sullivan Wylie. 1920s or early 1930s."
Date: [192u,193u]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: McMurry University Library

[News Script: News briefs - Opera star]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about opera star Marguerite Piazza stopping in Dallas en route to Memphis.
Date: March 3, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Dallas launches opera season]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the start of opera season in Dallas, with four productions planned at the Fair Park Auditorium.
Date: May 9, 1954
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Peters]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about a group of opera stars arriving in Dallas for three days of performances in the city over the weekend.
Date: May 9, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[News Script: Opera]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about preparations in Dallas for a three-day series of productions by the Metropolitan Opera Company at the Fair Park Auditorium.
Date: May 11, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

Opera-Chair.

Description: Patent for opera chairs that can be used in audience halls. It is mentioned as seats that are rotatable with foldable arms providing enough space for the exit.
Date: November 25, 1902
Creator: Wilkinson, John A.
Item Type: Patent
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

[McMurry College Choral Club "The Bohemian Girl" Program]

Description: Program for the McMurry College Choral Club's production of "The Bohemian Girl." The program includes characters of the drama, chorus of gypsies, hunters, guests, etc., and synopsis of story.
Date: April 29, 1924
Item Type: Text
Partner: McMurry University Library

[News Script: Opera]

Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about the opening of Daughter of the Regiment, a comic opera put on by the Dallas Civic Opera Company.
Date: November 3, 1960
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Item Type: Script
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections