In 1852 The Musical World responded to a reader’s question as to the respective heights of George Hausmann and the double bass virtuoso Giovanni Bottesini (1821-1889). There don’t seem to be any pictures of George, but there are many photographs of Bottesini. This trait seems to have run in the family: Robert Hausmann was 1,90 m tall (6’2″).
- Directory for Berlin 1907
- Timeline for Music in Berlin
- 1877 Map of Berlin
- You can look it up (online sources for this website)
- General reference sources online
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