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Theater -- 19th century.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Ben Graf Henneke archive of the performing arts, 1760s-1980s

 Collection
Identifier: 1979-006
Scope and Contents Consists of photographs, calling cards, pamphlets, calendars, diaries, clippings, autographs, quotations, costume and scene renderings, correspondence, playbills, programs, and posters. All materials pertain to performers, American and non-American theatres, plays and other performed works, collectors, miscellaneous, and oversized materials.
Dates: approximately 1762-1981

Booth family papers, 1820-1890

 Collection
Identifier: 1979-021
Scope and Contents Consists of 42 autograph letters, dating from 1820-1890; 7 Theatre Royal (Covent-Garden) playbills; 2 portraits; and other materials related to Alfred Booth, Edwin Thomas Booth, John Wilkes Booth, Junius Brutus Booth, Mary Francis McVicker Booth (wife of Edwin Thomas Booth), Jervis McEntee (landscape painter), and James Hubert McVicker.
Dates: 1820 - 1890

George Bernard Shaw ephemera, 1905-1941

 Collection
Identifier: 1984-010
Scope and Contents The George Bernard Shaw ephemera consists of handwritten and typed correspondence between William D. Cox and Shaw and a typed letter from Cox's publisher to Cox. The remaining material consists of theatre programs of productions of Shaw's plays and photocopies of press cuttings of articles by and about Shaw.
Dates: 1905 - 1941