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PITTSBURGH MUSIC - ARCHIVAL MATERIAL

 

TOERGE COLLECTION
George (b. 1840) and Frederick (b. 1850)

 

Contents

  • Photographs
  • Calling cards
  • Programs
  • Germania Orchestra materials

Time Period  1874-1896

Subject

    Both George and Frederick Toerge were born in Darmstadt, Southern Germany, arriving first in New York City in 1854, and then in Pittsburgh with their family. George Toerge was conductor of The Germania Orchestra. Fred Toerge was conductor of the Alvin Theater Orchestra

Location

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FINDING LIST

Folder contains:
  • Photographs: Germania orchestra; Alvin Theater Orchestra
  • Calling Cards (2)
  • Programs (3) Germania Orchestra 1874-75
  • Letter (1) 1896
  • Constitution of Germania Orchestra
  • Copies of newspaper clippings