Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Anton Seidl collection of musical papers, 1870-1943

Series VI: Peter Gerald West collection of Anton Seidl material

Gift of Karen West, 2019

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Box 49 Folder 1 Autograph letter signed from Anton Seidl to Mr. Trether, 3 February 1887

Box 49 Folder 2 Autograph letter signed from Anton Seidl to William James Henderson, 18 December 1895


Box 49 Folder 3 Seidl's comments on tenor Johann Andread Dippel. N.Y. Metropolitan Opera House, 1890-1891

Box 49 Folder 4 "Anton Seidl / an earnest man, who / are[sic] not an admirer / of the Jesuits and / Hans von Bülow", 14 May 1893

Box 49 Folder 5 "New York is not Chicago, / but Chicago is not New York/Anton Seidl"


Box 49 Folder 1 Portrait photograph, signed, of Anton Seidl, 30 June 1896

Box 49 Folder 3 Cabinet photograph, signed, of Anton Seidl standing with right hand on hip

Box 49 Folder 4 Portrait photograph (copy) of Anton Seidl

Box 49 Folder 6 Cabinet photograph of Anton Seidl (side view wearing glasses)

Box 49 Folder 7 Cabinet photograph, signed, of Anton Seidl (side view wearing glasses), 1886

Programs and Advertisements:

Box 49 Folder 8 Anton Seidl and his Metropolitan Orchestra of New York. Academy of Music, Philadelphia, 30 November 1892 & 1 December 1892

Box 49 Folder 9 The Steinway Hall Programme, 23 December 1886

Box 49 Folder 10 The Steinway Hall Programme, 10 November 1888

Box 49 Folder 11 Seidl Society Memorial Concert. Academy of Music, Brooklyn, 2 May 1898


Box 49 Folder 12 On Conducting by Anton Seidl (facsimile published by Parrot Press), 2012