A Guide to the Heinrich and Fritz Moeller Papers, 1850-1937
Of German heritage, Heinrich and Fritz Moeller lived in Texas.
Composed of a narrative, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and broadsides, the Heinrich and Fritz Moeller Papers, 1850-1937, document the history of German singing societies and festivals in Texas. Written by Hugo Moeller, the narrative discusses the history of the first singing festival in Texas, while a pamphlet concerns the history of German singing societies in West Texas and a broadside pertains to a singing festival in Austin. Additionally, newspaper clippings relate to singing societies in New Braunfels and Boerne.
This collection is open for research use.
Heinrich and Fritz Moeller Papers, 1850-1937, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.
Detailed Description of the Papers