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Clara Swigart De Windt collection of American sheet music

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2015T-60
Summary: American sheet music, probably from the larger collection of Mrs. Heyliger de Windt; chiefly for voice and piano, some for piano solo. Box 1. Popular music (early 1800s to 1870) chiefly published in Boston by Graupner; two books written and published by Gottlieb Graupner in Boston: 1st and 2nd "improved and enlarged" edition of Rudiments of the art of playing on the Piano Forte. Box 2. Music with lyrics by: Mrs. Hemans ; Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ; Oliver Wendell...

Evert Jansen Wendell and Raymond S. Wilkins collection of American sheet music by title

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2015T-52
Summary:

Sheet music published in America, chiefly from (but not limited to) the Raymond S. Wilkins and Evert Jansen Wendell collections; for voice and piano, some for piano solo.

Evert Jansen Wendell collection of sheet music with lyrics by Felicia Dorothea Hemans

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2015T-188
Summary:

American sheet music, scant few published in London; chiefly for voice and piano, some for piano solo, with lyrics by English poet Felicia Dorothea Hemans.

Harvard Theatre Collection collected documents concerning Vauxhall Gardens

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2003MT-350
Scope and Contents:

Draft of manuscript contract (1728) and printed broadside describing sale of the property (1860).

Harvard Theatre Collection collected photographs and programs for shows by Orville K. Larson

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2003MT-324
Summary:

Includes photographs of Larson. There are approximately 1-3 items in each envelope.

Harvard Theatre Collection collected scripts of plays

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2003MT-364
Scope and Contents:

Typescript plays by various authors, including: Alfred Lys Baldry, C. Lafont, Dorothy Leighton, Cyril Twyford, and Herman Vezin. Also with an autograph manuscript of La lune rousse by F. Burillon and a script by an unknown author.

Harvard Theatre Collection collection of materials related to Noel Coward's Hay fever: a play in three acts

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2003MT-179
Summary:

1925 box includes: paper cover copy of play (London: Ernest Benn Ltd), French Acting Edition, 1927; clippings; and promotional material. 1964 box includes: 2 copies of souvenir program from The National Theatre (one signed by Edith Adams); miscellaneous cast lists (one autographed by cast members); clippings; a letter to Mrs. Robert Graff.

Harvard Theatre Collection dance scene photographs

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: TCS 36
Overview:

Contains mainly black-and-white photographs of dance production scenes, mostly from the latter half of the twentieth century.

Harvard Theatre Collection of clippings on theater-related subjects

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: HTC Clippings 6
Scope and Contents:

News clippings and other ephemeral material concerning theatrical subjects taken from American and British newspapers and various other sources.

Harvard Theatre Collection of playbills and programs concerning male "stars"

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: TCS 71
Scope and Contents:

Printed playbills and programs with prominent male stars.

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

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: TCS 65
Scope and Contents:

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

Harvard Theatre Collection of printed plays inscribed by John Gilbert and George Pierce Baker

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2006MT-148
Summary:

Printed plays and theatrical pamphlets signed by actor John Gilbert, 1828-1864, including some marked up as prompt books; and printed plays signed by George Peirce, 1886-1890.

Harvard Theatre Collection of salted paper prints

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Thr 1646
Overview:

Contains portraits of nineteenth century theatrical figures in the format of salted paper prints.

Harvard Theatre Collection of Sheet Music

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: TCS 93
Overview:

Includes printed sheet music, many with illustrated covers.

Harvard Theatre Collection of sheet music by topic

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: TCS 90
Overview:

Includes printed sheet music, many with illustrated covers, organized by topic.

Harvard Theatre Collection of sheet music newspaper supplements

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2015T-58
Summary:

Music supplements from newspapers in New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Chicago, St. Louis and San Francisco; chiefly for voice and piano.

Harvard Theatre Collection of Ukrainian sheet music

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2015T-187
Summary:

Ukrainian sheet music, in popular and folk idioms; chiefly for voice and piano, some for chorus, some instrumental.

Music published in New York, Jersey City (N.J.), L'viv (Poland, then Ukraine), Ternopilʹ (Ukraine), Kharkiv (Ukraine), Kiev (Ukraine), Warsaw (Poland), and Riga (Latvia); primary publishers include Smolensky (New York) and Torban (L'viv).

Some texts by Taras Shevchenko.

Harvard Theatre Collection on Boston theaters

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: TCS 55
Overview:

Contains photographs, prints, and newspaper clippings displaying exterior and interior views and seating charts of Boston theaters.

Harvard Theatre Collection on British theaters

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: TCS 57
Overview:

Contains visual depictions of theaters in provincial Great Britain, beyond London.

Harvard Theatre Collection on Francis Whiting Hatch

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2006MT-166
Summary: Includes playbills from the Cupola Players of Castine, Maine, 1957-1962; a typescript script for a Cupola Players production of "The daring escape of General Peleg Wadsworth" 1967; an undated photograph of Hatch in Castine; three phonograph records"Frank Hatch sings songs of old Castine" and "Urban redevelopment and other swan songs of old Boston" both 1961; limericks written for Hatch by the staff of the Harvard Theatre Collection; and miscellaneous printed material by and about...

Harvard Theatre Collection on international theaters

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: TCS 59
Overview:

Contains prints (visual works), newsclippings, and posters displaying exterior and interior views and seating charts of international theaters, except those in Great Britain and Paris, France.

Harvard Theatre Collection on Japanese theater

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Thr 1897
Overview:

Contains prints (visual works) depicting Japanese theater, mainly Kabuki and Noh.

Harvard Theatre Collection on London theaters

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: TCS 53
Overview:

Contains prints (visual works), photographs, newsclippings, and posters displaying exterior and interior views and seating charts of London theaters.

Harvard Theatre Collection on New York theaters

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: TCS 54
Overview:

Contains prints (visual works), photographs, newsclippings, and posters depicting views of theaters in New York City.