Otto Kamberger Theater Ephemera Collection, MS 3153

Finding Aid to the Otto Kamberger Theater Ephemera Collection, MS 3153

H. Furlong Baldwin Library, Maryland Historical Society

Collection summary

Title

Otto Kamberger Theater Ephemera Collection

Creator

William McCloskey

Call number

MS 3153

Inclusive dates

Ca 1900 - 1910

Extent

1 box; 57 items

Abstract

This collection contains ephemera related to Otto Kamberger’s theatrical enterprises in Brunswick Maryland. There are also items related to other Maryland theaters and theatrical events.

Related Collections

MS 2639, Otto Kamberger Theater Records

Administrative summary

Repository

H. Furlong Baldwin Library

Maryland Historical Society

201 W. Monument St.

Baltimore, MD 21201

www.mdhs.org

specialcollections@mdhs.org

Access restrictions

Open to the public without restrictions.

Use restrictions

For information about how to purchase digital reproductions and for permission information, please visit the Rights and Reproductions page

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. William McCloskey, 1984

Accession number

001464

Processing note

Processed by Damon Talbot, May 2014

Scope and Content

The Otto Kamberger Theater Ephemera Collection consists of one box of ephemera related to Maryland Theater history in the first decade of the 20th century. The collection includes playbills, advertisements, theatrical calling cards, and other items from theaters in Baltimore and a few other locations in Maryland. Many of the items relate to Otto Kamberger’s theatrical ventures in Brunswick, Maryland.

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Container List

Contents

Date

Folder

Box

Pearce and Scheck, photography equipment, Baltimore, Maryland (5 items)

ca 1907

1

1

Ford's Theater, Baltimore (1 item)

January 1903

2

1

New Maryland Theater, Baltimore, Maryland (1 item)

ca 1905

3

1

Haberkorn's Hall, Landsdowne, Maryland (2 items)

1904

4

1

Social Club, Brunswick, Maryland (1 item)

1907

5

1

Brunswick Opera House, Brunswick, Maryland (6 items)

ca 1905

6

1

Kamberger's Theater, Brunswick, Maryland (1 item)

ca 1905

7

1

Kamberger's Bowling Alleys and pool rooms, Baltimore, Maryland (3 items)

1902

8

1

Edward Wright (3 items)

ca 1905

9

1

Frank Davidson & Company (1 item)

ca 1900

10

1

Calling Cards (24 items)

1903 - 1907

11

1

Ehmling's New Music Hall, Baltimore, Maryland (1 item)

ca 1905

12

1

The Ivy Dramatic Society, Baltimore, Maryland (2 items)

1904

13

1

Kamberger & Bachman's Theatrical Enterprises, Brunswick, Maryland  (6 items)

1909 -1910

14

1