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: 1735-1869
Quantity: 3.0 items 2 volumes & 1 portfolio
Coll. Number: ms2697

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of two volumes entitled “Autograph ledgers,” constructed by James Lorimer Graham. The volumes contain letters, quotations, and performance tickets signed by English, British, and Irish actors, actresses, comedians, and playwrights, from 1735-1869. The volumes also contain press clippings, performance programs, and engravings of the performers. Each volume contains an alphabetical index.


Index Terms

Actors--Great Britain.
Actresses--Great Britain.
Theater programs.
Theater--Great Britain.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

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


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Volume
1Volume 1, 1735-1856
 
Volume
2Volume 2, 1804-1859
 
Portfolio
1Loose sheets, 1788-1869