Crosby's Opera House: Symbol of Chicago's Cultural Awakening by Eugene H. CropseyCrosby's Opera House: Symbol of Chicago's Cultural Awakening by Eugene H. Cropsey

Crosby's Opera House: Symbol of Chicago's Cultural Awakening

byEugene H. Cropsey

Hardcover | February 1, 2000

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This book chronicles the existence of the cityOs first great opera house. It is also the story of Albert and Uranus Crosby, who migrated from Cape Cod to Chicago, where they made their fortunes and later sacrificed it all in their efforts to bring a new cultural enlightenment to their adopted city. The advent of CrosbyOs Opera House and the labors of its founders caused a cultural awakening so profound that it unquestionably set the stage for ChicagoOs later becoming one of AmericaOs great cultural centers.
Title:Crosby's Opera House: Symbol of Chicago's Cultural AwakeningFormat:HardcoverDimensions:452 pages, 9.63 × 6.51 × 1.18 inPublished:February 1, 2000Publisher:Fairleigh Dickinson University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1611471818

ISBN - 13:9781611471816

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