, Newburyport, MA

October 18, 2013

This Day in History

Newburyport Daily News

---- — On this day in 1902, the Adelphi Orchestra disbanded after a quarter of a century. It was organized in 1876 and grew out of the Newburyport Philharmonic Orchestra organized two years before. The first director was Carl Meinerth, a local photographer.

— Information provided by the Historical Society of Old Newbury