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George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections Research Center

 Organization

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Adolph Bolm performance program clipping

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: C0490
Abstract

Adolph Bolm performance program clipping featuring a black and white headshot photo and brief biography of Adolph Bolm, which was also signed by the dancer-choreographer. On the reverse is a photo and brief biography of another ballet dancer, Andre Eglevsky. Created circa 1940.

Dates: circa 1940

"California or Bust" travel scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: C0503
Abstract

Content Warning: One of the photograph descriptions in this album contains a racial slur.

Black scrapbook album created circa August 1956 to document a trip from New York to California and other Midwest, West, and Southwest states taken by a group of five women friends. The trip lasted from August 4, 1956 - August 27, 1956. The scrapbook contains black and white photographs pasted onto the pages with commentary and information written in white ink.

Dates: circa August 1956

“Cavalleria rusticana” opera costume paintings

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: C0472
Abstract

Six pen and watercolor paintings on paper of character and chorus member costume designs for the opera “Cavalleria rusticana,” circa 1890.

Dates: circa 1890

Illustrated scroll of samples of Noh masks and a record of props, in Japanese “Noh-men hinagata emono hikae" のうめん ひながた えもの ひかえ

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: C0495
Abstract

An illustrated scroll - or emakimono - of samples of masks and a record of props used in Noh theater, created circa late 19th century or early 20th century. The scroll measures nearly 30 feet in length when unrolled and is constructed of individual illustrated leaves that have been adhered together to create the scroll. When rolled, the scroll is housed in a wooden box.

Dates: circa late 19th century or early 20th century

Jamestown, Westfield, and Northwestern Railroad scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: C0331
Abstract

Scrapbook that documents the Jamestown, Westfield, and Northwestern Railroad in New York state, created circa 1950s.

Dates: circa 1950s

Lithographic print portrait of Pauline Viardot

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: C0484
Abstract

Lithographic print portrait of Pauline Viardot by “L. Loire.” The portrait features a young, likely teenaged Viardot from the waist up in a white dress, circa 1839.

Dates: circa 1839

Photograph of young German girls playing recorders walking down hillside

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: C0488
Abstract

Black and white photograph of eleven German girls and a presumably woman adult playing recorders while walking down a hillside by an unknown photographer, circa 1933.

Dates: circa 1933

Single “Aida” opera costume painting

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: C0474
Abstract

Single pen and watercolor painting on paper of a costume design from the opera “Aida,” made circa early 1870s.

Dates: circa early 1870s

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Opera 3
Costume design 2
Art 1
Automobile travel 1
Ballet 1