Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Karl Swiedack manuscript of play "Ferdinand Raimond," 1860 MS 186

creator aut Sweidack, Karl
Title: Karl Swiedack manuscript of play "Ferdinand Raimond," 1860
Dates: 1860
Identification: MS 186
Quantity: 0.25 Linear Feet(1 bound volume)
Language: German
Language: This material is written in German.
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

Information on the author Karl Swiedack is unavailable. He may have written under a pseudonym of Karl Elmar.

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a handwritten manuscript of the play "Ferdinand Raimund". Presented in the Stadt-Theater in Krems in 1861, it starred Herr Berger of the Royal Private Theater in Vienna. Two advertisements for the play and a permit from the local police are pasted in the manuscript. The manuscript is written in German.


Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

Stored onsite at the Woodson Research Center.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from the Karl Swiedack Manuscript must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library.

Index Terms

manuscripts (document genre)

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Karl Swiedack Manuscript, 1860, MS 186 Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Immediate Source of Acquisition

This collection was purchased in November 1969.

Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Manuscript
7x9" bound manuscript volume with insert, somewhat fragile, edges torn.

1 Karl Swiedack manuscript of play "Ferdinand Raimond" 1860