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View Resource #OperaBeforeInstagram Screenshot

This delightful and sometimes cheeky Library of Congress exhibit provides a wealth of information about the history of opera in the United States. We loved #OperaBeforeInstagram for the amazing portrait photography (be sure to click on each image to get a glimpse into opera custumes over the years) accompanied by detailed and often humorous write-ups. ("Her voice was not exceptional, but it served...

http://www.loc.gov/exhibits/opera-portraits-1890-to-1955/