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Collection Name Max Schmidt Records
Title Max Schmidt Records
Date ca. 1900-1916
Description This collection consists of the records of Max Schmidt and his Band White and Gold. Materials are both paper-based and photographic. The collection contains only 1 series: Administrative Records.

(Keywords: New York City, Early Twentieth Century, Music, Bands, Performer)

(This is a collection-level overview description of an archival or manuscript collection. See series and/or item records of the same collection for additional information. Contact the Staten Island Historical Society Library for assistance.)
Biography and History Max Schmidt and his "Band White and Gold" were popular entertainers for many years at Midland Beach, Staten Island. Newspapers in the early 1900s also reported on their concerts at various locations in Brooklyn and Manhattan, and at New Jersey shore resorts.
Legal Status Items represented here are from the collections of the Staten Island Historical Society. Materials reproduced for personal non-commercial use must credit the Staten Island Historical Society. Commercial licensing is available.
Physical Extent 3.5 linear feet, held in 4 flat boxes [see archivist's notes for additional information]
Acquisition Gift of Mrs. Walter S. Carell
Catalog Number MS113.000
Object Name Records
Archival Description Level Fonds
Subjects Bands
Musicians
Entertainers
Earliest Date 1900
Latest Date 1916
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Creator Schmidt, Max
Associated People Schmidt, Max
Support Acknowledgment Online Collections Database record made possible by the Staten Island Historical Society, September 2016.
Child Records Max Schmidt Records