|Creator:||Savannah Theatre (Savannah, Ga.). -- Press coverage|
|Title:||Savannah Theatre clippings|
"The Savannah Theatre opened its doors for the first time on December 4, 1818...in 1938 a more stable stock company was organized and the theatre was incorporated" -- "Savannah Theatre scrapbook." Historic Savannah Theatre. http://www.savannahtheatre.com/ (Retrieved October 26, 2009)
The collection consists of clippings regarding performances presented in Savannah, Georgia from the 1850s to the 1870s. Included are the Wyndham Comedy Company, William Horace Lingard, Alice Dunning, Mr. and Mrs. Junius Brutus Booth, Mr. L. R. Shewell, Mr. J. E. Owens, and M'lle Piccolomini.
Arranged in chronological order.
Savannah theatre clippings, ms 509. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.
Related materials available in the Hargrett Library Historical Broadsides Database and Theater Program Collection, ms 3521.