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Elaine Hausmann Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MG NWK Hausmann-(Fileroom)

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of correspondence, clippings, programs, and other items related to Hausmann's singing career. It includes programs from the Griffith Auditorium and the Mosque Theatre (Symphony Hall), as well as other venues.


  • 1944 - 1950


Conditions Governing Use

Researchers wishing to publish, reproduce, or reprint materials from this collection must obtain permission from the Newark Public Library.

There are no access restrictions on this collection. However, photocopying of materials is limited and no materials may be photocopied without permission from library staff.

Biographical / Historical

Elaine Hausmann was the daughter of J. Elmer Hausmann, a police commissioner of Irvington. She sang opera at venues including the Griffith Auditorium and Mosque Theatre (Symphony Hall) in Newark and the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn.


.42 Linear Feet (1 Hollinger box)

Language of Materials