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Franz and Carolyn Allers

 Item
Identifier: B367.03.0002.0003.00006

Overview

Franz Allers (8-16-1905 to 1-26-1995) conductor of ballet, opera, Broadway musicals, film scores and symphony orchestras, best known for conducting original productions of My Fair Lady and Camelot, for each of which he won Tony Awards. He was married to Carolyn Allers.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1917- 1951

Physical Description

Black and white photograph of Franz and Carolyn Allers, leaning over a piano and annotating a musical score with a pencil. Franz is wearing a white, short-sleeved collar shirt and Carolyn a black dress. The inscription is written in brown ink across the top of the photo.

Rights and usage statement

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Extent

From the File: 1 Linear Feet

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good 7.5 x 9.5 in.

Physical Description

Black and white photograph of Franz and Carolyn Allers, leaning over a piano and annotating a musical score with a pencil. Franz is wearing a white, short-sleeved collar shirt and Carolyn a black dress. The inscription is written in brown ink across the top of the photo.

Inscriptions and Marks

To Arthur Oberfelder with all my best wishes Affectionately Franz Allers

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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