Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Sarah Dawson Autograph Collection

Identifier: MSS.0104

This collection contains autographs on performance programs, and restaurant menus, of persons involved in the areas Opera and Symphony Orchestras, from 1936-1950.

Dates: 1936 - 1950

James G. Stahlman Autograph Collection

Identifier: MSS.0412

This collection, spanning over 500 years, contains autographs collected by James Stahlman from a wide range of figures, including Presidents, Generals, Kings & Queens, Actors, Writers, Educators, and many more.

Dates: 1535 - 1977


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