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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

1st Violinist, c. 1940s

Identifier: M456.02.0004.0054

An ink sketch of a woman playing the violin, possibly a detail study of the orchestra depicted above.

Dates: c. 1940s

Anna Pepper, 1933

Identifier: B063.08.0039.00083.00002

Portrait of Anna Pepper seated on a chair holding her violin and bow.

Dates: 1933


Identifier: frid00371
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

The collection consists of over two terabytes of digital images, made available to the University Libraries by the Myhren Art Gallery at the University of Denver for the purposes of long-term preservation and user access. Images are curated at the item level.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1925-1964

Isaac Victor Plays Violin, between 1914-1922

Identifier: B002.04.0217.0022.00001
Abstract Isaac Victor, a violinist from Russia who was a patient at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society (JCRS), plays the violin. He was admitted for the first time in 1914 and was re-admitted in 1922 where he died. His patient numbers were 2859, 3912, 4537, and 6133 and this portrait was found inside his violin case. The JCRS was a sanatorium for tuberculosis patients that was founded in 1904 by a group of immigrant Jewish workingmen along with the support of several leading physicians and...
Dates: between 1914-1922

Lamont Orchestra Performing, 1999

Identifier: U201.01.0070.0008.00002.00001

Photographic image of a violinist standing and performing in front of orchestra at University of Denver in 1999. Other members of the orchestra can be seen behind the violinist.

Dates: 1999

Mabel E. Allen Papers

Identifier: M351

Mabel E. (Wickham) Allen (1912-2003) was an alum of Colorado Woman's College (1931) and the University of Denver, Lamont School of Music (1933). This collection contains materials related to Mabel's training and performance as a violinist and her career as a music teacher in Colorado. The materials include textiles, scrapbooks, photographs, memorabilia, diplomas, certificates, books, and other papers.

Dates: 1925 - 2003

Male patient playing the violin for other patients in National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives, Denver, Colo., circa 1907

Identifier: B063.03.0035.00103

A male patient sits in a tent playing a violin while male and female sanatorium patients look on. The hospital was founded in 1899. In 1907, the name of the hospital changed to the National Asthma Center. It later became the Children's Asthma Research Institute and Hospital, National Jewish Hospital/National Asthma Center(1978), and National Jewish Center for Immunology and Respiratory Medicine(1985).

Dates: circa 1907

Orchestra Parts - 1st Violin, 1954

Identifier: D037.01.0002.0010

File contains music parts for "Silverheels". 1st Violin, 28 pages.

Dates: 1954

Orchestra Parts - 2nd Violin, 1954

Identifier: D037.01.0002.0011

File contains musical part for "Silverheels" - 2nd Violin, 28 pages.

Dates: 1954

Riccarda McQuie for Colorado Reflections

Identifier: couda-mcquie

Riccarda McQuie, a professional violinist, was born in Chicago and moved to Colorado in 1918 to a homestead in the Colorado mountains with her mother. Reflects on her career playing the violin and teaching music students. McQuie discusses playing the violin on KOA radio station as an East High School student, traveling with the Orpheum Circuit, and her association with the Denver Symphony Orchestra (now known as the Colorado Symphony Orchestra).

Dates: Date Not Yet Determined