- Cummings, William Hayman, 1831-1915
- Call number
- Pforz MS
- Physical description
- 1 item
- Preferred Citation
- William Hayman Cummings manuscript material : 1 item, Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library
- Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
- Access to materials
- Restricted access. Request access to this collection.
William Hayman Cummings, English singer and musical antiquarian. He was the first to unite the music of Mendelssohn's Festgesang with Charles Wesley's hymn 'Hark! the herald angels sing'. To [?] Young : 1 autograph letter signed : 8 Jun 1878 : (MISC 4135) : from Brackley Villa, Thurlow Park Road, Dulwich, S. E. (printed stationery) : begins, "I am sorry I cannot come to you. I rehearse my choir tomorrow ..." Mounted on an album leaf as part of an autograph collection. Filed with Lady Byron letters (B'ANA 0615).
Using the collection
LocationCarl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
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