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This article was published in 1887.
108 articles were published that year.

This article has a primary subject code of "Music" (II B 1 a).
1468 articles share this primary code.

  • Svenska Tribunen -- January 08, 1887
    Swedish Singing Society.

    The Swedish Singing Society presented a good program before a large audience at its first concert at Brand's Hall last Thursday night.

    The new choir, twenty-two men strong, sang several Swedish folksongs under the direction of John L. Svenson.

    The public was appreciative and enthusiastically rewarded the choir with hearty applause....

    Swedish
    II B 1 a