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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Heinrich and Fritz Moeller Papers, 1850-1937



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Moeller, Fritz
Creator: Moeller, Heinrich
Title: Moeller, Fritz and Heinrich, Papers
Dates: 1850-1937
Abstract: 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.
Extent: 1/2 in.
Language: Materials are written in German and English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Of German heritage, Heinrich and Fritz Moeller lived in Texas.

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Scope and Contents

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.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Moeller, Fritz -- Archives.
Moeller, Heinrich -- Archives.
Moeller, Hugo.
Subjects
Choral societies -- Texas.
Germans -- Texas.
Song festivals -- Texas.
Places
Austin (Tex.) -- History -- Sources.
Boerne (Tex.) -- History -- Sources.
New Braunfels (Tex.) -- History -- Sources.
West Texas -- History -- Sources.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Heinrich and Fritz Moeller Papers, 1850-1937, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

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.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2N400 Narrative, pamphlets, newspaper clippings, and broadside, 1850-1937

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