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Porgy and Bess (continued)
Book 3, 1957-59 (continued)
Porgy and Bess film; various recordings
BOX-FOLDER 94/25 Book 4, 1960-65
50 p.
Porgy and Bess film in London; NY City Center Light Opera production; Russian student production; New Zealand production; Coconut Grove Playhouse production; Vienna production
BOX-FOLDER 95/26 Book 5, 1966-76
62 p.
Porgy and Bess Israeli production; Charleston production; Berlin production; Serbian production; Lisbon, Portugal production; LA Civic Light Opera production; Atlanta production; recording with Cleveland Orchestra; Houston Opera production (tour)
BOX-FOLDER 96/27 Book 6, 1977-84
108 p.
Porgy and Bess Houston Opera (tour continued); 1978 European tour; "Todd Duncan: A Mighty Voice" (TV); Houston Opera revival at Radio City; various other productions
BOX-FOLDER 97/28 Book 7, 1985-1986 August
64 p.
Porgy and Bess 50th anniversary; Metropolitan Opera production; Dubose Heyward Centennial Celebration; 50th anniversary production at Charleston, South Carolina; Glyndebourne Festival Opera 1986 production
BOX-FOLDER 98/29 Miscellaneous clippings: Volume 1, 1947-71
44 p.
Articles and obituaries on other composers, lyricists, writers, performers, the music industry, etc.
BOX-FOLDER 98/30 Miscellaneous clippings: Volume 2, 1972-?
102 p.
Articles and obituaries on other composers, lyricists, writers, performers, the music industry, etc.
BOX-FOLDER 99/31 Ira gershwin "Lyrics on several occasions", 1959-77
48 p.
First scrapbooks
BOX-FOLDER 100/32 George Gershwin, 1909?-1920
36 p. +
BOX-FOLDER 100/33 Ira gershwin, 1908-10
143 p.
BOX-FOLDER 101/34 George Gershwin memorial scrapbook, 1937 July 11-August 11
560 p.
BOX-FOLDER 137/22 Frances Gershwin New York Times clipping, 1928 November 4
BOX 102-108, 133-134, 136-137, 139, 143 Iconography
The iconography in the Gershwin Collection is divided into two subseries, "Photographs" and "Paintings and drawings."
The photographs of the Gershwin Collection are divided into five subseries. The first, fourth and fifth subseries, "Photographs taken by George Gershwin," "Photographs belonging to George Gershwin," and "Miscellaneous" photographs, are organized alphabetically by subject's name. The second and third subseries, "Photographs of George Gershwin and family and friends," "Photographs of Ira, Arthur, Frances Gershwin (Godowsky), and other family members and friends," is organized in chronological order.
Photographs taken by George Gershwin
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-1 Irving Berlin
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-2 Irving Berlin
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-3 Henry Botkin
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-4 Gloria Braggioti
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-5 William Daly
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-6 William Daly
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-7 Ruby Elzy
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-8 George Gershwin
(Self portrait)
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-9 George Gershwin and Irving Berlin
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-10 George Gershwin and Irving Berlin
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-11 George Gershwin and Irving Berlin
BOX-FOLDER 133/1 Leonore Gershwin, 1936
Inscribed on mounting board by George Gershwin
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-12 Mrs. Rose Gershwin
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-13 Leopold Godowsky, Sr.
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-14 Leopold Godowsky, Sr.
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-15 Leopold Godowsky, Sr.
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-16 Kaye Halle
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-17 Jerome Kern
Painting by George Gershwin
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-18 Emily Paley
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-19 David Alfaro Siqueiros
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-20 David Alfaro Siqueiros and Unidentified
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-21 Kay Swift
BOX-FOLDER 102/I-22 Andrea Warburg and Kay Warburg
Photographs of George Gershwin and family and friends
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-1 Family: Arthur Gershwin, Maid, George Gershwin, Rose Gershwin, and Ira Gershwin, circa 1900, Brooklyn, NY
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-2 Family: George Gershwin, Arthur Gershwin, Ira Gershwin and Rose Lagowitz, Coney Island, 1912
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-2a Arthur and George Gershwin, Coney Island, 1912
BOX-FOLDER 137/3 Ira, Frances, Arthur, George and Rose? Gershwin, Coney Island, 1912?
BOX-FOLDER 133/2 George Gershwin, Atlantic City, 1916
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-3 George Gershwin, circa 1918
BOX-FOLDER 103//II-4 George Gershwin, circa 1918
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-5 George Gershwin at piano
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-5a George Gershwin at piano, 1919
(From Illustrated News)
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-6 George Gershwin
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-7 Unidentified woman and man, Al Jolson, George Gershwin, circa 1920
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-7a George Gershwin circa 1920
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-7b George Gershwin at Pall Mall Court, London, 1925 May
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-8 George Gershwin, July 1925
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-9 George Gershwin, Whitehall Hotel, NY, 1925
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-10 Deems Taylor, Ferde Grofé, Paul Whiteman, Blossom Seely, and George Gershwin, 1925
BOX-FOLDER 139/13 George Gershwin, 1926 December
Photographer: Nicholas Ház
Note: Inscribed to Frances Gershwin Godowsky
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-11 George Gershwin, 1927
Photographer: Edward Steichen
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-12 George Gershwin
(third from left)
BOX-FOLDER 136/80 George, Arthur, Morris, Ira and Rose Gershwin 1927 or 1928?
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-13 George Gershwin, Potsdamer Platz, Berlin, 1928 April
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-14 Back row: Ira Gershwin, Leonore Gershwin, George Gershwin, Emmerich Kalman, Henrietta Malkiel, Vienna, 1928 April 28
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-15 Franz Lehar and George Gershwin, Vienna, 1928 May
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-16 Ray Hornikel, James Rosenberg, George Gershwin, Fritz Reiner, Richard Crooks, Cincinnati, 1929 February 28
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-17 George Gershwin, Unidentified woman
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-18 George Gershwin
(at right)
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-19 George Gershwin
(at right)
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-20 Richard Rodgers, Justine Johnstone, George Gershwin, Jules Glaenzer
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-21 George Gershwin, Wilbur Evans, Oscar Strauss, Unidentified man
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-22 George Gershwin, Miami, 1930
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-23 George Gershwin, Miami, 1930
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-23a George Gershwin, circa 1930
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-24 George and Ira Gershwin
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-25 George and Ira Gershwin, Beverly Hills, CA, 1930 December
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-26 George Gershwin and unidentified people, Palm Springs, CA, 1930 November - 1931 February
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-27 George Gershwin by swimming pool, Palm Springs, CA, 1930 November - 1931 February
Photographer: William Horace Smith
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-28 George Gershwin, Hollywood, 1930 November-1931 February
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-29 George Gershwin, Hollywood, 1930 November-1931 February
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-30 Ira Gershwin, George Gershwin, Guy Bolton, Hollywood, 1930 November-1931 February
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-31 Front: George S. Kaufman, Morrie Ryskind; Rear: Ira and George Gershwin, circa1931
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-32 George Gershwin and Fritz Reiner
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-33 George Gershwin and Ira Gershwin, New York, 1931 March
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-34 Sigmund Spaeth, Luigi Pirandello, George Gershwin
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-35 George Gershwin, New York, 1931 August 5
Opening of Manhattan Theatre
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-36 Serge Koussevitzky and George Gershwin, 1932 January 29
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-37 George Gershwin with Florence Rice, New York, 1932
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-38 George Gershwin and Jerome Kern, circa 1933 June
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-39 George Gershwin and Jerome Kern, circa 1933 June
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-40 George Gershwin, 1933
6 images
Photographer: Carl Van Vechten
BOX-FOLDER 103/II-41 George Gershwin in apartment at 132 E. 72nd Street, 1933-35
BOX-FOLDER 104/III-1 George Gershwin, Syracuse, New York, 1934 January 18
BOX-FOLDER 104/III-2 George Gershwin, Folly Island, SC, 1934 July-August
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