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Overview: Contains much of theater scholar Don B. Wilmeth's personal collection of theatrical materials, including autograph letters, playbills and posters, prints and a painting, and further ephemera, mostly dating from the nineteenth century.
Summary: 15 silk playbills from various theaters in England, three from the Woburn Abbey Theatre, four from the Olympic Theatre.
Summary: Approximately 500 playbills from primarily British theaters for Shakespeare plays.
Paul Epstein collection of New York (N.Y.) playbills, George Balanchine research material, and sheet music covers
Summary: Includes periodicals with articles on Balanchine and 16 matted sheet music covers.
Summary: Includes playbills of the Providence Dramatic Society, 1859-1863; and three possibly unrelated volumes: The guide to the stage containing clear and ample instructions for obtaining theatrical engagements.. (1868); Howe's 100 comic songs, vol. 1 and 2 (1870); and Howe's 100 sentimental songs (1872).