• IdentificationMidwest MS Ott
  • TitleBertha Ott Papers, 1915-1930 Midwest.MS.Ott
  • PublisherThe Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts
  • RepositoryThe Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts
  • Physical Description1.0 linear feet (1 record carton)
  • Date1915-1930
  • Location1 27 5
  • AbstractBusiness papers (including box office records), photographs, correspondence, programs and other materials of this Chicago concert impresario. Ott was secretary to the impresario F. Wight Neumann for 20 years; she continued his work after his death in 1924, managing concerts at the Auditorium, Playhouse, and a variety of other venues. Correspondence primarily regards Neumann's death and Ott's assumption of the job. Season announcements and some sheet music are also present.
  • OriginationOtt, Bertha

Business papers (including box office records), photographs, correspondence, programs and other materials of this Chicago concert impresario. Ott was secretary to the impresario F. Wight Neumann for 20 years; she continued his work after his death in 1924, managing concerts at the Auditorium, Playhouse, and a variety of other venues. Correspondence primarily regards Neumann's death and Ott's assumption of the job. Season announcements and some sheet music are also present.

This material is unprocessed, and is available by appointment only.

  • NamesOtt, Edward
  • Subject
    • Chicago
    • Music
    • Women