Illustrations from contemporary publications and photographs
of Jenny Lind. Contemporary observations about the "Swedish
Nightgale" in America.
Illustrations from contemporary publications and photographs of Jenny Lind.Daguerreotype by Matthew Brady, 1852
Contemporary observations about the "Swedish Nightgale" in America.Correspondence between Barnum and Editor of the Washington Union,published in National Antislavery Standard, 1850
Scholarly views about the significance of Barnum's
1850-51 Jenny Lind tour.
Scholarly views about the significance of Barnum's 1850-51 Jenny Lind tour.
Peter Buckley, "Jenny Lind and the Rise of the Celebrity," in "To the Opera House: Culture and Society in New York City, 1820-1860" (Ph.D. dissertation, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1984).
Bluford Adams, "The Jenny Lind Tour: 'Where's Barnum?'," in E Pluribus Barnum: The Great Showman and the Making of U.S. Popular Culture (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1997).
Sherry Lee Linnkon, "Reading Lind Mania: Print Culture and the Construction of Nineteenth-Century Audiences," Book History 1.1 (1998): 94-106.