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The New Haven Oratorio Society Papers

Call Number: MSS 5

Scope and Contents

The New Haven Oratorio Society Papers document the Society's activities. The Papers include minutes and records of meetings, subscription records, programs, and financial records.


  • 1903-1913 (inclusive)


Language of Materials

Materials chiefly in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The Papers are open to researchers by appointment. There are no restricted materials in the collection. Please contact the Special Collections staff to schedule an appointment.

Conditions Governing Use

The New Haven Oratorio Society Papers are the physical property of the Irving S. Gilmore Music Library of Yale University. Copyrights belong to the composers and authors, or their legal heirs and assigns.


In 1 series: I. Records


0.5 Linear Feet (1 box)

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL


Records of the New Haven Oratorio Society

Biographical / Historical

The New Haven Oratorio Society was founded on October 1, 1903, under Horatio Parker, Dean of the Yale School of Music. The Society gave its last concert in 1913.
The New Haven Oratorio Society Papers
Compiled by Dorothée Recordon
Language of description
Finding aid is in English.

Revision Statements

  • 2007-08-24: music.mss.0005.xml converted for compliance with Yale EAD Best Practice Guidelines with music-migrate-02.xsl (yn2007-08-24).
  • 2007-03-21: music.mss.0005.xml converted from EAD 1.0 to 2002 with v1to02.xsl (yn2007-03-20).
  • 2010-01-26: Transformed with yale.addEadidUrl.xsl. Adds @url with handle for finding aid. Overwrites @url if already present.

Repository Details

Part of the Yale University Music Library Repository

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New Haven CT 06520 US
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