James Lorimer Graham, British theater collection

James Lorimer Graham, British theater collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Graham, James L., (James Lorimer), 1804-1882
Title: James Lorimer Graham, British theater collection
Dates: 1750-1850
Quantity: 2.4 Linear feet (2 oversized boxes)
Abstract:The collection consists of two volumes and loose pages of materials relating to the British theater from 1750-1850 collected by James Lorimer Graham. Includes correspondence, portrait prints of English actors and actresses, newspaper clippings, signed tickets, autographs, and playbills. Each volume contains an alphabetical index compiled by Graham.
Coll. Number: ms2697

Biographical/Historical Note

James Lorimer Graham (1804-1882), lawyer, resided in New York City.


Arrangement

Arranged by record type.


Index Terms

Actors--Great Britain.
Actresses--Great Britain.
Playbills.
Theater--Great Britain.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James Lorimer Graham, British theater collection. MS 2697. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
OS BoxItem
11James Lorimer Graham Autograph Portfolio- Vol. I
 
OS BoxFolder
21Autograph items- loose sheets
 
2James Lorimer Graham Autograph Portfolio- Vol. II