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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Thr 717

Souvenir programs for theaters, theatrical companies, and clubs

Souvenir programs for theatrical companies, clubs, and individual theaters.


  • 1892-1978

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English. Some materials in French.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

This collection is not housed at the Houghton Library but is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton Public Services staff to determine what material is offsite and retrieval policies and times.


1 linear feet (4 boxes)

This collection contains souvenir programs, both standard and old style, for 19th and 20th century American and European theatrical companies and clubs in addition to individual theaters. The majority of programs in this collection offer general information about specific theaters, theatrical companies, and clubs and are not from individual theatrical productions.


Arranged into the following series:
  1. I. Theatrical companies and clubs
  2. II. Theaters

Physical Location

Harvard Depository

Immediate Source of Acquisition

2010MT-11. Gift of Thomas Garrett; received: 2010 October 9.

Forms part of the Fredric Woodbridge Wilson Collection of Theater, Dance and Music (Harvard Theatre Collection).

General note

This collection is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. See access restrictions below for additional information.

Processing Information

Processed by: Ashley M. Nary
Link to catalog
Souvenir programs for theaters, theatrical companies, and clubs, 1892-1978: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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