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Teresina Monotti scrapbook : and related material, San Francisco, Calif., circa 1922-1955.
BANC MSS 2008/234 oversize folder 1; BANC MSS 2008/234 v.1; BANC MSS 2008/234
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Title:

Teresina Monotti scrapbook: and related material, San Francisco, Calif., circa 1922-1955
Teresa Monotti scrapbook

Creator/Contributor:

Monotti, Teresina, 1894-1987, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Teatro Civico di Cagliari

Creator/Contributor:

Teatro di San Carlo

Creator/Contributor:

Teatro degli Arcimboldi

Abstract:

Bound scrapbook (55 x 41 cm) containing ephemera materials related to the singing career of California soprano opera singer, Teresina Monotti. Contains newspaper clippings, programs, correspondence, visas, photographs, etc. Also includes six printed broadsides for opera performances in Italy where Monotti performed in various operas and roles, and some portions of an Italian language newspaper, L'Italia, published in San Francisco, California. Opera broadsides include three from Teatro Arcimboldi (Milan, Italy), two from Teatro Castello [i.e.Teatro Civico di Cagliari], and one from Teatro San Carlo (Naples, Italy).

Date:

1922 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- n-us--- -- e-it---
Monotti, Teresina -- 1894-1987 -- Archives
Monotti, Teresina -- 1894-1987 -- Portraits
Sopranos (Singers) -- United States
Sopranos (Singers) -- United States -- Photographs
Sopranos (Singers) -- California
Sopranos (Singers) -- California -- Photographs
Women singers -- United States
Women singers -- United States -- Photographs
Women singers -- California
Women singers -- California -- Photographs
Opera -- Performances -- United States
Opera -- Performances -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area
Opera -- Performances -- Italy

Note:

Teresina Monotti scrapbook : San Francisco, Calif., circa 1922-1955, BANC MSS 2008/234, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase ; from Marc Selvaggio ; 20070807.
Teresina Monotti (born Theresa Alice Monotti in Stockton, California), soprano, performed in numerous opera productions throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and Italy. She mostly performed under the name of Teresina Monotti but sometimes performed as Teresa Monotti.
In English.

Type:

Scrapbooks.
Broadsides.
Ephemera.
Clippings.
Photographs.
Visas.
Programs.

Physical Description:

print
1 oversize volume, 1 oversize folder (circa 0.25 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2008/234 oversize folder 1
BANC MSS 2008/234 v.1
BANC MSS 2008/234

Origin:

California