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    • Theater production, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1871?
    • Studio photograph of three identified Duluthians in costume for a play; John McLaran; Lizzie Ray; George Spencer
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Theater production, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1871?
    • Studio photograph of identified Duluthians in costume for a play; men and women
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Theater production, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1871?
    • Studio photograph identified Duluthians in costume for a play; children men and women
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Minneapolis Academy Literary Society Programme, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1880-03-20
    • One page programme for Minneapolis Academy Literary Society event, which featured declamations, a select reading, a debate "resolved that a Country life is preferable to a City life," and essays. Performers are noted in program.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Minneapolis Academy Literary Society Programme, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1880?
    • One page programme for Minneapolis Academy Literary Society event, which featured music (Piano Harp Duets, vocal, and a flute solo), declamations, a select reading, a debate "resolved that the President did the right thing in retaining the...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Minneapolis Academy Literary Society Programme, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1880?
    • One page programme for Minneapolis Academy Literary Society event, which featured music (Piano Harp Duets, vocal, and a flute solo), declamations, a select reading, a debate "resolved that the President did the right thing in retaining the...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • The Lorgnette, Pence Opera House Program, February 7, 1881

    • 1881-02-07
    • Pence Opera House Program for week of February 7, 1881 listing performance of "Uncle Tom's Cabin." Program lists cast, synopsis of incidents, and describes new scenery by Clausen and H. Silloway, designed for Apotheosis of Eva. Includes...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • The Lorgnette, Pence Opera House Program, February 19, 1881

    • 1881-02-19
    • Pence Opera House Program for week of February 19, 1881 listing performance of the Patriotic Irish Drama "Peep O'Day or Savoureen Delish." Program lists cast and order of acts. Includes advertisement for many Minneapolis businesses, and notes...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Pence Opera House Program, January 7, 1882

    • 1882-01-07
    • Pence Opera House Program for January 7, 1882, listing performance of "The Merchant of Venice" by William Shakespeare, and the farce "Turn Him Out." Program lists cast and promotes "The Overland Route" opening on January 9. Includes advertisements...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Three Guardsmen! Theater Program, Minneaopolis, Minnesota

    • 1882-10-18
    • One page program for "Three Guardsmen!" production at Pence Opera House, listing cast, production crew, and a synopsis of incidents.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Pence Opera House Theater Program, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1882-12-28
    • One page program for "Around the World in Eighty Days" performed at the Pence Opera House, commencing on Thursday, December 28. Program lists cast of characters and detailed synopsis of scenes and incidents.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Pence Opera House Theater Program, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1883-01-29
    • One page program for the Comic Trick Pantomime "Humpty Dumpty!" performed at the Pence Opera House by the World's Greatest Pantomimists, Grimaldi Zeltner, Charles Chrisdie and Mademoiselle Ada Boshelle, commencing Monday, January 29. Program lists...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Downtown, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1885?
    • View from Third Avenue West. Superior street is at the right. The People's Theater is at 17-19 West Second Avenue.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Pence Opera House Program, Week of March 22 to 29, 1886

    • 1886-03
    • Pence Opera House Programme for March 22 to 29, 1886, performance of "Uncle Tom's Cabin." Program lists cast, order of acts, and announces reopening of Pence Opera House, and theater staff. Includes advertisements for many Minneapolis businesses,...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Grand Opera House Program, National Opera Season, December 22, 1887

    • 1887-12
    • Grand Opera program for National Opera Season, period beginning on December 22, 1887. Lists performances of Grand Opera in English, "Tannhauser" by Wagner, "Faust" by Charles Gounod, "The Queen of Sheba" by Karl Goldmark, and "Lohengrin" by Wagner,...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Lake Harriet Pavilion Danz Band Program, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1888-08-19
    • Program for grand sacred concert by Danz' Superb Military Band, on Sunday afternoon and evening, August 19, 1888. Band Conducted by Frank Danz, Jr. and Sr. Program was part of the 1888 Season at the Lake Harriet Pavilion. Programme includes...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Interior of Grand Opera House, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1888?
    • Interior of Grand Opera theater; balcony seating and view to the stage; chandelier; Moorish-style boxes
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Pence Opera House Program, Thanksgiving Week

    • 1888?
    • Pence Opera House Program for week of November 21, year unknown, listing performance of "Fogg's Ferry" in first half of week and "Little Barefoot" as Thanksgiving matinee. Program lists casts and gives synopses of plays. Includes advertisements...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Temple Opera, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1889 - 1895
    • Built as a Masonic Temple in 1889, Second Avenue East and Superior Street, it was also a theater. The top floors and the iconic onion bulb feature of the Temple Opera building were removed in the 1940s. The avenue entrance was removed. The...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Grand Opera House Fire, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1889-01-28
    • Wirth and Traphagen 1883 designed theater at Fourth Avenue West and Superior Street burned on January 29, 1889.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Northwestern Conservatory of Music Song Recital Program, Minneapolis, Minnesota

    • 1889-03-04
    • One page program for a song recital, Northwestern Conservatory's 62nd concert, held at Dyer Music Hall. The performers were George W. Fergusson, baritone, Walter Petzet, Pianist, and Mrs. H.W. Gleason, accompanist. The pieces performed were "Bid Me...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Grand Opera Programme, December 1889

    • 1889-12
    • Grand Opera Program for period commencing December 23, listing performances of "A Poor Relation" and "An Arrant Knave," including casts and synopses. Includes advertisements with illustrations or photographs.
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Construction site of Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1890
    • Ground was broken for the Lyceum Theater at the northwest corner of Fifth Avenue West and Superior Street on June 1, 1890 across from the Spalding Hotel.
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Lyceum Theatre Program, Winter 1890

    • 1890
    • Lyceum Theatre program listing a concert given by the Yale Glee and Banjo Club, winter tour, 1890-1891. Part First, Number 1 World's Exposition March; Number 2 'Neath the Elms; Number 3 Cannibal Idyl; Number 4 a Integer Vitae, b Raven; Number 5...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Grand Opera House Program, April 17, 1890

    • 1890-04-17
    • Grand Opera House Program for performance of Hermann Emil Zoch on Thursday, April 17, 1890 in his 26th piano recital, "a repetition of his Boston and other successes." Includes Programme of pieces performed and national reviews of other Zoch...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Grand Opera Programme, October 29, 1890

    • 1890-10
    • Grand Opera Program for period commencing October 28, listing performances of "Myles Aroon," "The Irish Minstrel," and "Shane-na-lawn" including casts and synopses. Also lists the coming attraction "Emma Abbott and the Greatest English Opera...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Spalding Hotel and Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1890?
    • This is a view looking northeast to downtown Duluth. Superior Street is visible at the right. The large, dark building in the center of the shot is the Spalding Hotel. The building across from the Spalding with the scaffolding is the Lyceum...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Kirmis #5, Mankato, Minnesota

    • 1891
    • Two unidentified women in costume with tambourines. Image is labeled, "Kermess #5."
    • Blue Earth County Historical Society
    • Construction of Union Depot, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1891-07
    • Duluth's Union Depot at Fifth Avenue West and Michigan Street still stands as a rehabilitated and reused historic building called St. Louis County Heritage and Arts Center. Here it is under construction in 1891. In 1890 the Northern Pacific and...
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Grand Opera Programme, August 13, 1891

    • 1891-08
    • Grand Opera Program for period commencing August 13, listing performance of "Peaceful Valley" including casts and synopsis. Also lists the coming attractions "Men and Women" and "The Sleeping Queen," and includes advertisements with illustrations...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Lyceum Theatre Program, May 3, 1892

    • 1892-05-03
    • Lyceum Theatre program listing "Gathering of the Clans" and Assembly of Nations under the auspices of the Caledonia Club of Minneapolis, Prof. J.A. Walker, Aberdeen, Scotland, director. Part I, Number 1 Selection of Scottish Airs; Number 2...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Grand Opera Programme, October 24, 1892

    • 1892-10
    • Grand Opera Program for weeks of October 24 and October 31, 1892, listing performances of "Chums," "Jane," "The Wife" and "The Charity Ball" including casts and synopses. Also lists coming attractions, and includes advertisements with...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1892?
    • Interior of Lyceum theater showing house seating box seating and orchestra pit
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Souvenir of Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1893
    • This book of one folded sheet with ten plates that provide small drawings of Duluth buildings, including offices, factories, schools, churches, and residences. Images include the Masonic Temple Opera House, the Woodbridge Building, the Incline...
    • Duluth Public Library
    • Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1893
    • Interior of Lyceum theater showing people on stage and organ pit; society event related to World's Fair; formal dress; men and women
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Lyceum Theatre Program, May 7, 1893 (season 1893-1894)

    • 1893-04-05
    • Lyceum Theatre program listing The Filharmonix, "Fourth Concert." Overture, "Bandittenstreich" (Suppe); Bass Solo, "The Promise of Life" (Cowen); Mandoline Quintet, "Harvest Song" a la gavotte (Gregh); Chorus, "Blue Bells of Scotland" (Buck);...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Grand Opera Programme, December 1893

    • 1893-12
    • Grand Opera Program for end of December, 1893, listing performances of "Miss Marlowe," "The Hunchback," "Much Ado About Nothing," "Twelfth Night," and "The Girl I Left Behind." Also lists coming attractions, and includes advertisements with...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Lyceum Theatre Program, April 27, 1894

    • 1894-04-27
    • Lyceum Theatre program listing "Event, the Ninth," a Song Recital by Mr. Plunket Greene, Mr. Orton Bradley, accompanist. Part I, a. "Se bel rio" (Rontanyi); b. "Bois Epais" (Lully); c. "Si tra i ceppi" (Handel); d. "All Mein Gedanken" (old German...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Theater stage hands, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1895
    • Theater stage hands union posed in a line outdoors on an avenue for photograph after wining strike; hats have acronym FATSE with the first letter not visible; two boys African American or in blackface assist adult holding union banner
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Cast of the play, "The Old Fashioned District School" Morris, Minnesota

    • 1895
    • The play was given at the Courthouse Hall in 1895 by the Floral Club (later the Students Club) to raise funds to further interest in gardening. Front row, left to right: W.P. Fowler, Mrs. J.W. Harris, Henry Leaman (or Dr. Harris?), Mrs. F.A....
    • Stevens County Museum and Historical Society
    • Lyceum Theater, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1895
    • Twelve stagehands on the Lyceum Theater stage, stage set, elaborate backdrop, props
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Lyceum Theatre Program, March 30, 1895

    • 1895-03-30
    • Lyceum Theatre program listing the Seventh Annual Tour of the Beloit Glee, Banjo and Mandolin Clubs. Part I, Number 1 a. "Greeting" (Curtis), b. "To the Bravest" (Mohring); Number 2 "Love and Beauty Walzes" (Armstrong); Number 3 "The Three Beggars"...
    • Hennepin County Library, James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library
    • Superior Street looking east from Seventh Avenue west, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1895?
    • Superior street east from seventh avenue west; building materials; small businesses in foreground; Union Depot and train sheds; Lyceum Theater; Spalding Hotel; Minnesota Point and businesses J B Sutphin Cold Storage
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • View of Superior Street at Fifth Avenue west, Duluth, Minnesota

    • 1895?
    • Superior street upper side buildings fifth avenue west intersection; Traphagen's Lyceum theater; Crown restaurant; Tom Madden; horse pulling sleigh of cut wood
    • University of Minnesota Duluth, Kathryn A. Martin Library, Northeast Minnesota Historical Center Collections
    • Portrati of the Axel G. Englund family, Starbuck, Minnesota

    • 1895?
    • Studio portrait of the Axel and Jennie Englund family. Axel G. Englund (1860-1939), Jennie Petra Olson Englund (1864-1930), Carl, Mabel, Arthur, Evelyn and Milleana. Axel Englund was a leading businessman of Starbuck, Minnesota.
    • Pope County Historical Society
    • Myrtle Huntley  in pearl capulet

    • 1895?
    • Black and white photograph of Myrtle Huntley dressed in a long dress with elbow length sleeves. Dress has a train in the back and a drop neckline with a snowflake or star pin at bottom. Pearl capulet on head with hair in curls with a lilac at...
    • Winona County Historical Society

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