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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 Francis Whiting Hatch material

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: 2006MT-166r
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 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 printed plays inscribed by John Gilbert and George Peirce

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Box: 1Identifier: 2006MT-148r
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 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 of figurines

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Thr 2066
Overview: Collection of figurines relating to theatre and dance, especially ballet.

Harvard Theatre Collection photocopies of New York City play review clippings

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Box: 1Identifier: 2003MT-226
Scope and Contents: The plays that are the subject of the clippings were produced in New York, and most are undated.

Harvard Theatre Collection Sarah Bernhardt collection, undated

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection — Box: 1Identifier: 2003MT-227
Summary: Programs, clippings, folder of nine published play texts, and a souvenir album with clipings and programs. All materials concern actress Sarah Bernhardt.