Edwin Booth playbills

Edwin Booth playbills

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Edwin Booth playbills
Dates: 1859-1890
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (1 half box)
Abstract:The collection consists of playbills, clippings, and programs pertaining to various theatrical productions which starred Edwin Booth from 1859-1890 (with gaps). The playbills and programs include the title of the production, cast, dates, and admission prices for theaters in New York (N.Y.), Boston (Massachusetts), and London (England).
Coll. Number: ms2800

Biographical/Historical Note

Edwin Booth (1833-1893), American stage actor.


Arrangement

Arranged by title of production.


Index Terms

Actors--United States.
Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893
Playbills.
Programs (documents)
Theater--England--London.
Theater--Massachusetts--Boston.
Theater--New York (State)--New York.

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

Edwin Booth playbills, MS 2800. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
Box
1Playbills, clippings, and programs