This collection consists chiefly of materials accumulated during Grace Esser's career as a concert and theatrical manager.
There are photographs, programs, posters, correspondence and unsorted ephemera. Topics include the Musical Courier in New
York, the Ballet Russe as well as the Chicago Opera in the 1930's, Music Academy of the West in Santa Barbara, the Aspen Institute
for Humanistic Study, Dallas Symphony, and the Orange County Philharmonic in the 1950's.