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COLLECTION Identifier: TCS 65

Harvard Theatre Collection of playbills and programs from New York City theaters

Printed playbills and programs from productions presented at theaters in New York City, New York, USA.

Dates

  • circa 1800-1930

Language of Materials

English

Materials primarily in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Extent

450 linear feet (501 boxes, 790 volumes, and 28 oversize folders)

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by name of theater.

Physical Location

b, gen, bpf, f, pf, pf (horz), pfd (P1.C2.07.07 [Folders 1-13]), ppf (P1.C2.07.08 [Folders 14-28])

Immediate Source of Acquisition

No accession number. From various sources.

Processing Information

Processed by: Christine Jacobson, Hannah Ferello, Adrien Hilton, 2016-2017.
Link to catalog
Title
Harvard Theatre Collection of playbills and programs from New York City theaters, circa 1800-1930: Guide.
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
August 22, 2017
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou02832

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.

Contact:
Harvard Yard
Harvard University
Cambridge MA 02138 USA
(617) 495-2440