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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Program Binders

University of Houston Libraries, Special Collections

Weinberger Performing Arts Program Collection, 1947-2001



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Weinberger, Robert
Title: Weinberger Performing Arts Program Collection
Dates: 1947-2001
Abstract: Performing arts programs, ticket stubs, and clipped reviews collected by Mr. Weinberger from 1947 through 2001. The programs reflect a variety of performance types and venues.
Identification: 2002-001
Quantity: 11 boxes; 11.5 linear feet
Repository: Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries

Biographical Note

Robert Weinberger was born and reared in New York City and began attending performing arts events and collecting programs in 1947. During this period there were special performances made available to high school students for ten cents a seat. He moved to Houston in 1965 and continued to attend cultural events here while frequently making trips to New York and abroad.

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Scope and Contents

The collection contains drama, dance, opera, and symphony programs from performances given in North America and Europe. The programs are arranged chronologically from 1947 to 2001 and are housed in sixty-three binders. Ticket stubs and review clippings are attached to most of the programs with a few bearing autographs.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use Restrictions

Special Collections owns the physical items in our collections, but copyright normally belongs to the creator of the materials or their heirs. The researcher has full responsibility for determining copyright status, locating copyright holders, and abiding by current copyright laws when publishing or displaying copies of Special Collections material in print or electronic form. For more information, consult the appropriate librarian.

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Index Terms

Terms are either Library of Congress Subject Headings or taken from local sources.
Subjects (Persons)
Weinberger, Robert
Formats
Programs

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Weinberger Performing Arts Program Collection, Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries.

Acquisition Information

This collection was donated to the University of Houston in 2002.

Processing Information

Processed by

Edward F. Lukasek, 2003

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Detailed Description

 

Program Binders

box Binder
1 1 November 1947 to December 1950
2 December 1950 to February 1952
3 June 1952 to June 1953
4 June 1953 to January 1955
5 January 1955 to January 1956
6 February 1956 to December 1957
7 December 1957 to September 1959
box Binder
2 8 September 1959 to August 1961
9 August 1961 to August of 1962
10 August 1962 to November 1963
11 January 1964 to November 1964
12 December 1964 to January 1966
13 January 1966 to January 1967
14 January 1967 to June 1968
box Binder
3 15 July 1968 to January 1969
16 March 1969 to June 1970
17 July 1970 to March 1972
18 May 1972 to April 1973
19 June 1973 to March 1974
box Binder
4 20 May 1974 to December 1974
21 January 1975 to November 1975
22 December 1975 to February 1976
23 February 1976 to April 1977
24 September 1977 to March 1978
box Binder
5 25 April 1978 to March 1979
26 March 1979 to December 1979
27 January 1980 to October 1980
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6 28 December 1980 to December 1981
29 January 1982 to October 1982
30 October 1982 to April 1983
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7 31 January 1984 to October 1984
32 October 1984 to July 1985
33 July 1985 to January 1986
34 January 1986 to July 1986
35 July 1986 to December 1986
box Binder
8 36 January 1987 to June 1987
37 July 1987 to December 1987
38 January 1988 to September 1988
39 October 1988 to January 1990
40 January 1990 to November 1990
box Binder
9 41 January 1991 to November 1991
42 January 1992 to September 1992
43 September 1992 to March 1993
44 April 1993 to October 1993
45 November 1993 to March 1994
box Binder
10 46 March 1994 to October 1994
47 November 1994 to February 1995
48 March 1995 to June 1995
49 July 1995 to November 1995
50 November 1995 to April 1996
51 April 1996 to November 1996
52 November 1996 to March 1997
53 March 1997 to July 1997
54 September 1997 to February 1998
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11 55 March 1998 to July 1998
56 August 1998 to January 1999
57 January 1999 to May 1999
58 May 1999 to December 1999
59 January 2000 to April 2000
60 April 2000 to November 2000
61 November 2000 to January 2001
61a February 2001 to June 2001
62 July 2001 to November 2001

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