Guide to the The Merry Students, or, Tit for Tat Original Comic Opera in Three Acts 1897
Cage 695

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
The Merry Students, or, Tit for Tat Original Comic Opera in Three Acts
ID
Cage 695
Date
1897
Extent
1.0 box
General Physical Description note
1.5 feet of linear shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
This collection consists of thirteen manuscript orchestra parts and a second edition mimeograph typescript libretto by W. B. Hargrave from a comic opera set on the campus of Yale University.

Preferred Citation note

The Merry Students, or, Tit for Tat, Original Comic Opera in Three Acts, 1897

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections Washington State University Libraries Pullman, WA

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Biographical/Historical note

Professor L. C. Read was a band master and music teacher in Colfax, Washington. He traveled through the Inland Empire with bands and orchestras.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of thirteen manuscript orchestra parts and a second edition mimeograph typescript libretto by W. B. Hargrave from a comic opera set on the campus of Yale University. The music is by Professor L. C. Read. Some of the materials are annotated.

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Arrangement note

The collection is arranged in a single series with the libretto placed at the end of the series.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries 2013

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This collection was donated to Washington State University Libraries in 1941 by Mrs. C. B. Kennedy.

Processing Information note

Cheryl Gunselman processed this collection.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Music
  • Operas -- Excerpts
  • Operas -- United States

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Conductor 1897 

1 1

Second violin 1897 

1 2

Violin 1897 

1 3

Bass 1897 

1 4

Drums 1897 

1 5

First horn 1897 

1 6

Flute 1897 

1 7

Bassoon 1897 

1 8

Oboe 1897 

1 9

First clarinet 1897 

1 10

First cornet 1897 

1 11

Cello 1897 

1 12

Trombone 1897 

1 13

Book (mimeographed typescript libretto) 1897 

1 14