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Emily Gelhaar Scrapbook

A description of the item at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Gelhaar, Emily.
Title: Emily Gelhaar Scrapbook
Inclusive Dates: 1880-1896
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: A scrapbook documenting Gelhaar's amateur singing performances in Syracuse, NY.
Language: English and German
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Emily Gelhaar was a resident of Syracuse, New York during the late nineteenth century. She participated in many amateur singing groups and musical events in the region, including the German-language Syracuse Liederkranz Chorus.

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Emily Gelhaar Scrapbook contains newspaper clippings and programs related to Gelhaar's singing performance in the Syracuse area, spanning 1880-1896.

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Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings


Gelhaar, Emily.

Corporate Bodies

Syracuse Liederkranz (Syracuse, N.Y.)


Music -- New York (State) -- Syracuse -- Societies, etc.


Syracuse (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs.

Genres and Forms

Clippings (information artifacts)
Programs (documents)



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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Emily Gelhaar Scrapbook,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Purchased, 1983.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: Gelhaar, Emily
Date: 14 Apr 2010
Revision history:

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