Theatre Ephemera, W47 - W70, Scrapbooks for Various Theatres

Organization

Type

# of Items

Dates

Folder

Notes

 

 

 

 

 

 

W47

 

 

 

 

 

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

1809-1811

1

The Death of Captain Cook; Love a la Mode; Rosina or the Reapers; Wood Daemon or the clock has Struck; Otello Moor of Venice

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

1812

2

Town & Country or, Which is Best? Macbeth; The Blind Boy; Pizarro or Spaniards in Peru; Deserted Daughter; King Lear; Matrimony

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

1813

3

Budget of Blunders; La Triomphe de l'Amour; Tom Thumb; Jealous Wife; Richard III; Timour the Tartar; The Honest Thieves; Rural Grace

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Spring 1813

4

She Stoops to Conquer; Capture of the British brig Boxer by the Enterprize and defeat and capture of the British fleet on Lake Erie

W48

 

 

 

 

 

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Spring 1814

1

Who's the Dupe? Capture of the Brig Epervier by the American Sloop of War Peacock; The Tooth-Ache; Lady of the Lake

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

1814

2

Point of Honor; Benefit for fund for defence of the city-He would be a Soldier; Two Fleets during the Glorious Victory of the American Fleet

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Spring 1815

3

Turnpike Gate; Heir at Law; The Hole in the Wall; Heir at Law; Raising the Wind; The Renegade; Man of the World; The Poor Soldier

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Autumn 1815

4

School for Scandal; Love Laughs at Locksmiths; Romeo & Juliet; Road to Ruin; Ella Rosenberg; Speed the Plough;  The Shipwreck

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Spring 1816

5

Mask'd Friend or Duplicity; Magpie & the Maid or Who's the Thief? Jean de Paris; The Gamester; The Rimp; The Castle Spectre

W49

 

 

 

 

 

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

1822

1

Too Late for Dinner; Honey Moon; La Belle Peruvienne; The Vampire or, the Bride of the Isles; The Highland Reel; The Capricious Widow

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Autumn 1822

2

Trip to Paris; La Diligence; The Wonder! A Woman Keeps a Secret; The Polly Packet; The Ghost or, the Affrighted Farmer; Dead Alive

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

1823

3

Day after the Wedding; Law of Java or, the Poison Tree; Tom & Jerry or, Life in London; Isabella or, The Fatal Marriage; Jane Shore

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

1823

4

Mr. Hunter, celebrated equestrian and tight rope performer will dance with wooden shoes & baskets on his feet; Damon & Pythias

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

1823

5

New Theatre North St.; Blue Devils; The Distressed Mother; High Life Below Stairs; Catharine & Petruchio; Three & the Deuce

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Autumn 1824

6

Midnight Hour; Rob Roy Macgregor or, Auld Lang Syne; Warlock of the Glen; La Fayette or, the Castle of Olmutz; Busy Body

W50

 

 

 

 

 

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Spring 1817

1

Irish Widow; School for Scandal; Timour the Tartar; Aladdin or the Wonderful Lamp; Henry IV; Lady of the Lake; Soldier's Daughter

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Autumn 1817

2

Monroe's March; The Highland Reel; My Landlady's Gown; Married Yesterday or Intrigue; My Landlady's Gown; Rosina or the Reapers

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Aut.1818-Spr. 1821

3

Snow-Storm or Rowena of Tobolscow, Merry Wives of Windsor; How to Grow Rich or New Ways to Get Money; Paul & Virginia

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Autumn 1821

4

Wallace, the Hero of Scotland; West Indian-Mr. Warren, Mr. Wood; Valentine & Orson; Fair American or the Young Quaker; Honey Moon

W51

 

 

 

 

 

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Mar-Apr 1825

1

Wm B Wood; Family Jars-Mr-Mrs Barnes, Mr Thayer; Sweethearts & Wives; Damon & Pythias; High Life Below Stairs; Of Age Tomorrow

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

May-June 1825

2

Wm B Wood; Love Among the Roses; How to Die for Love; Guy Mannerling or the Gypsy's Prophecy; The Poor Gentleman; Pigeons & Crows

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Spring 1826

3

Hypocrite; The Romp-Mr-Mrs Conway; Belle's Stratagem; 'Tis all a Farce; Cherry & Fair Star or the Children of Cyprus-with Grecian Galley

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

May-Oct 1826

4

The Rendezvous-Mr Hathwell; My Grandmother; Raising the Wind; Everyone has his Fault; Love, Law, & Physic; Rob Roy or Auld Lang Syne

 

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Spr-Sum 1827

5

Pizarro or the Death of Rolla-Wm B Wood; Silvester Daggerwood; Hamlet-Mr Booth; William Tell or the Hero of Switzerland-Mr. Hamblin

W52

 

 

 

 

 

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Autumn 1825

1

Wm B Wood; Folly as it Flies; Love laughs at Lock-smiths; The Deaf Lover; The Dead Alive-mr Warren; The Ghost; The Parson's Daughter

Baltimore Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Autumn 1828

2

Wm B Wood; Fazio or the Italian Wife; Fish out of Water-Sam Savoury; Jane Shore; Gnome King or the Giant Mountain; Plains of Chippewa

Holliday St Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Sep1847-Jan 1847

3

Lady & the Devil; Ion-Mr-Mrs C Kean; The Jealous Wife; My Aunt-Mr. Wallack; Ernestine; Man & Wife-Mrs Mowatt; Nervous Man-Mr Collins

Holliday St Theatre

Bound Programs, playbills very fragile

1

Aug 1856-July 1857

4

Faint Heart Never Won fair Lady-Laura Keene; Marble Heart! Conjugal Lesson; Nick of the Woods;Beauchampe or the Kentucky Tragedy

Baltimore Museum Theatre

Loose playbills very fragile

12

1850-1852

5

Woman's Rights or Female Convention; The Happy Man; The Irish Tiger;Love's Sacrifice-Miss Kimberly; Poor Pillicoddy-Mr Owens

Carroll Hall

Loose playbills very fragile

22

1850-1858

6

Germania Music Society; Mlle Teresa Parodi; Mme Rosalie Durand; Liederkranz Association; Germanian Bell Ringers

First English Lutheran Church

Loose playbills very fragile

2

1848

7

Baltimore Amateur Singing Society-2 copies

Franklin Hall

Loose playbills very fragile

1

1850

8

Baltimore Amateur Singing Society

Front Street Theatre

Loose playbills very fragile

3

1833,1834, 1839

9

Mathews's Mail-Coach Adventuresl-Mr-Mrs Chapman; Thalaba or the Burning Sword; Hide & Seek-Mr Collins; Ravel Family Prof of Gymnastics

Holliday St Theatre

Loose playbills very fragile

15

1852-1856

10

Beggar's Opera-Louisa Pyncj; Niblo's Spanish & French dancers; Bronze Horse-Mr Lewellen; Pilgrim Fathers; Barber of Seville-Mr WH Reeves

Law Buildings

Loose playbills very fragile

2

1850

11

Moving panorama-Mirror of Italy, Eruption of Vesuvius; 2 copies

Masonic Hall

Syllabus

1

1851

12

Post Biblical history of the Jews-Rev MJ Raphall, Elm St Synagogue, NY

New Assembly Rooms

Loose playbills very fragile

16

1852-1857

13

Mozart Society-LM Gottschalk, Emma Stanley, Camille Urso, Alfred Jaell

People's Theatre

Loose playbills very fragile

1

1852

14

Mrs Farrenin-3 characters-Lucy Ashton, The Captive & Margaret of Burgundy; Mr C Foster-The Bride of Lammermoor

Miscellaneous playbills

Loose playbills very fragile, list of dates

7

1853-1855

15

Armond's Olympic; Fireman's Hall; Dawson's; Tremont Hall-Mrs EG Bostwick-Fleur de Marie

W53

 

 

 

 

 

George H Miller Scrapbook-very fragile

Bound book containing various playbills, cast lists, programs

1

1889-1895

1

Modern Minstrels; The Scarlet Letter; Blue Jeans; Signed program-Stuart Robson-Comedy of Errors; Monte Cristo-James O'Neill

Scrapbook-very fragile

Bound book containing various playbills, programs, menus

1

1866-1894

2

Peabody Institute; Punch & Judy; Clifton Springs Sanitarium, NY; St Louis Hotel Menu; Our American Cousin; Jane Eyre-Maggie Mitchell

W54

 

 

 

 

 

J Latimer Hoffman Scrapbook-very fragile

Bound book containing various playbills, cast lists, programs

1

1869

1

Wood's Musium; Lightning Zouave Drill; M'lle Gertrude's Miniature Circus; The Rivals-Jos Jefferson; Hermann-Celebrated Prestidigitateur

Scrapbook donated by Louis H Dielman

Bound book containing various playbills, cast lists, programs

1

1888-1895

2

Buffalo Bill's Wild West (in German); Heart of Maryland-M Barrymore; Rosemary-John Drew; La Cigale-Lillian Russell; Richelieu-Edwin Booth

W55

 

 

 

 

 

Caroline A Taylor Scrapbook- very fragile

Bound book containing various playbills, cast lists, programs

1

1880-1910

1

Adelina Patti-Boston Music Hall; Paderewski Piano Recital-Pittsburg; Christine Nilsson signed program; Capt Lettarblair-EH Sothern

Theatre Record & Scrapbook-M Ellen Hooper

Bound book containing various playbills, cast lists, programs

1

1872-1909

2

Mme Tetrazzini; Original Christy Minstrels; Musette-Lotta; Peabody Lectures-John T Wood-Ephesus excavation; La Loie Fuller dances

Theatre Record & Scrapbook-Maxwell Cathcart

Bound book containing various playbills, cast lists, programs

1

1895-1930

3

The 4 Cohans-Jerry, Geo M, Josephine, Helen; Beau Brummell-Richard Mansfield; La Traviata-Melba; La Dame Aux Camelias-Sarah Bernhardt

W56

 

 

 

 

 

Scrapbook-very fragile

Bound book containing various programs, news clippings

1

1873-1889

1

1881 Inauguration Ball Program/signed dance card; Adrienne-Helena Modjeska; Virginius-John McCullough; School for Scandal-Mrs. Langtry

Julia Marlowe Scrapbook

3 ring notebook with Julia Marlowe & other's theatre clippings1

1

1890-1944

2

Pictures:  The Sotherns; Lost painting of Shakespeare? Numerous obits; jewel box presented at Star Spangled Centennial; Carte de Visite 1890

W57

 

 

 

 

 

Mrs Edward Jackson Scrapbook

Bound book containing cast lists, news clippings

1

1892-1900

2

Mask & Wig Club photo; Arms & the Man; A House of Cards; Secret Service--a Romance of the Confederacy; attached by straight pins, tacks

The Stage-Recognized Playbill of Baltimore

Bound book containing copies of The Stage

1

Sept-Dec 1875

1

Black Eyed Susan! George Rignold; Richard III-Barry Sullivan; Love Chase-Jane Coombs; Gilded Age-John T Rayond;Parted-Henrietta Chanfrau

Scrapbook-Academy of Music, Ford, Holliday St

Bound book containing programs, playbills

1

1884-1889

2

Indiana-Bessie Fairbanks; Bohemian Girl-Francesca Guthrie; Midnight Marriage-William Redmund; Merchant of Venice-E Booth, L Barrett

W58

 

 

 

 

 

Scrapbook donated by Mrs S Johnson Poe

Bound invoice book containing programs, cast lists

1

1885-1899

1

F Ziegfeld's Parlor Match-Anna Heldt; Mr Dobbs of Chicago-Henry E Dixey; Weaker Sex-Mr-Mrs Kendal; Princeton Glee,Banjo & Mandolin Clubs

Scrapbook donated by Mrs SA Hill-very fragile

Bound book containing various programs, news clippings

1

1861-1893

2

Theatres de Paris; Harper's Weekly; Crystal Palace Exhibition; Geneve Theatre; Beaver College; Duquesne Theatre; Columbian Exposition

W59

 

 

 

 

 

MA Emery Scrapbook for Theatre Programmes

Bound book containing programs, playbills, news clippings

1

1840-1920

1

Pictures:  Ethyl Barrymore, Edwin Booth, WH Crane, Joseph Jefferson, Lily Langtry, Mme Melba, Amelia Patti; Gismonda-Sarah Bernhardt

Morris Scrapbook of Theatre Memorabilia

Bound book containing various programs, news clippings

1

1896-1910

3

Josef Hofmann; Welsh Prize Singers; M Victor Maurel signed program; Lilli Lehman; Fritz Kreisler; Arthur Rubenstein; Edward Macdowell; Melba

W60

 

 

 

 

 

Scrapbook presented  louis H Dielman 1933

Bound book Holliday, Academy of Music, Lyceum Programs

1

1890-1907

1

Cut out casts with hand-written dates, plays, actors; Schedules of seasons; Miss Bob White-Ethyl Barrymore; Peter Pan-Maude Adams

Sarah T Parker-Plays I Have Seen Volume 1st

Bound book with index of various programs, clippings

1

1891-1893

2

Hand-written notes with dates, companions; Leah-Sarah Bernhardt; Cleopatra-Fanny Davenport; Richard III-Thos. W. Keene; La Cigale-L Russell

Sarah T Parker-Plays I Have Seen Volume 2nd

Bound book with index of various programs, clippings

1

1892-1894

3

Hand-written notes with dates, companions; Fra Diavolo-Jennie Winston; Ma Vourneen-Chauncey Olcott; Lady Windermere's Fan; Erminie

Sarah T Parker-Plays I Have Seen Volume 3rd

Bound book with index of various programs, clippings

1

1894-1898

4

Hand-written notes with dates, companions; Mr Syntax-de Wolf Hopper; Esther Sandraz-Lily Langtry; Othello Libretto; Butterflies-John Drew

Scrapbook (Mark Twain brand)

Bound book containing various programs, news clippings

1

1895-1900

5

Henry Irving & Ellen Terry; Victor Herbert; Elite hindoo Fakers; The French Maid-Anna Held; Barber of Seville-Melba; Love on Crutches-Ada Rehan

Frances Caruau Hayward Leuwes Scrapbook

Bound book with list of performances seen, programs

1

1898-1901

6

Hand-written notes with dates, companions, critiques; Shenandoah-Maurice Barrymore; Cyrano de Bergerac-Richard Mansfield; Letter from Rome

Sarah T Parker Scrapbook

Bound book with index of various programs, clippings

1

1898-1902

7

Last of his Race-Creston Clarke; Man from Mexico-Willie Collier; Americans Abroad; Signatures with A Lady of Quality; When we were 21

W61

 

 

 

 

 

Scrapbook of Theatre Memorabilia

Bound book with index of various programs, clippings

1

1902-1905

1

Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde-George Fawcett, Mary Shaw; Under Two Flags-Blanche Bates; Only a Shop Girl- Lottie Williams; Siberia-Frank Gilmore

Frieda Thies Scrapbook of programs

Bound book with index of various programs, clippings

1

1902-1909

2

Hand-written notes with dates, companions; Proud Prince-EH Sothern; Beau Brummell-Richard Mansfield; Her Great Match-Maxine Elliot

Scrapbook IP Students Note Book

2 ring notebook with various programs, news clippings

1

1904-1917

3

Music Master-David Warfield; Broken Idol-Otis Harlan; Oberammergauer; Travelogues-Burton Holmes; clipping of hand-written national anthem

Scrapbook of Theatre Memorabilia

Bound book with various programs, news clippings

1

1905-1911

4

Toast of the Town-Viola Allen; Education of Mr Pipp-Digby Bell; Doll's House-Mme Nazimova; Mrs Bumpstead-leigh-Mrs Fiske

W62

 

 

 

 

 

Strap File & Binder of Theatre Memobabilia

Loose leaf Scrapbook containing programs, news clippings

1

1910-1941

1

WWI Alliance Francaise benefits, Belgian relief; WWII blitz, Churchill photos; Post cards of Kate Douglas Wiggin home Quillcote, signed photo

W63

 

 

 

 

 

Scrapbook lined notebook

Bound book with programs, news clippings

1

1910-1912

1

Where the Trail Divides-Robert Edelson; Le Proces de Jeanne d'Arc-Sarah Bernhardt; Giselle-Anna Pavlova; hand-written dates, companions

Scrapbook lined notebook

Bound book with programs, news clippings

1

1912-1925

2

The World in Baltimore; Kinetograph; Earl Carroll Vanities-Joe Cook; Runnin' Wild-Miller & Lyles; Marie Odile-Frances Starr; On Trial-Mary Ryan

Frieda C Theis Scrapbook of programs

Bound book with programs, news clippings

1

1913-1920

3

Daughter of Heaven-Viola Allen; Little Women; Camille-Sarah Bernhardt; Ben-Hur-Richard Buhler; Jascha Heifetz; Hamilton-George Arliss

W64

 

 

 

 

 

Frieda C Theis Scrapbook of programs

Bound book with programs, news clippings

1

1921-1929

1

Monsieur Beaucaire-Marion Green; Book of Words-Richard Strauss, Elisabeth Schumann; AAA DC Map; Sherlock Holmes-William Gillette

Frieda C Theis Scrapbook of programs

Bound book with programs, news clippings

1

1930-1934

2

Pygmalion-Elliot Cabot, Frieda Inescort; Pigeon-Vagabond Players; Lyric Theatre-Rosa Ponselle, Jose Iturbi, Lawrence Tibbett, Yehudi Menuhin

Frieda C Theis Scrapbook of programs

Bound book with programs, news clippings

1

1935-1951

3

Dodsworth-Walter Huston; As Thousands Cheer-Ethel Waters, Dorothy Stone; The Sea Gull-Alfred Lunt, Lynn Fontanne; 3 Waltzes-Kitty Carlisle

W65

 

 

 

 

 

John T Ford-American Academy of Music

Bound book of theatre reviews from various newspapers

1

1864-1871

1

Coriolanus-edwin Forrest, John McCullough (signatures ?) Faust-Pearl of Savoy, Fanchon-Maggie Mitchell; The Red Light-Edwin Adams (fragile)

John T Ford Scrapbook

Bound book of newspaper articles some by John T Ford

1

1888-1889

2

History of English Comedy for Weekly Sun; Opinions of the London Press-Wilson Barrett; Letters to Mr Ford from MGD, MDHS and others

W66

 

 

 

 

 

News Cuttings Scrapbook gift of HA Henkle 1936

Bound book with index of The Theatres columns

1

1894-1899

1

Reviews of performances at Drury Lane, The Garrick, Adelphi, Lyceum and other theatres; from the United Service Gazette

W67

 

 

 

 

 

Theatre Reviews gift of HA Henkle 1936

Bound book with theatre reviews from various newspapers

1

1891-1892

1

The Sun, The Telegram, Baltimore Life, Daily News, Alliance Free Press, The Sunday News, The Baltimorean, Baltimore American, The Critic

Theatre Reviews Scrapbook

Bound book with theatre reviews from various newspapers

1

1905-1906

2

Stray 1930s, 1950s; Hotel Kernan opens; Kernan's Million-dollar triple enterprise;  Keith's Vaudeville Attractions; Kernan opposes tips

W68

 

 

 

 

 

Dowell Collection Scrapbook

Bound book with theatre programs, news clippings, librettos

1

1933-1940

1

Moonlight Sonata-Ignace Paderewski; NBC Symphony Orchestra-Arturo Toscanini; Hammer Collection of Russian Imperial Treasures-Chicago; Acc# 72394

Dowell Collection Scrapbook 1940

Bound book with theatre programs, news clippings

1

1940

2

The Fifth Column-Franchot Tone; Lady in Waiting-Gladys George; Love's Old Sweet Song-Walter Huston; The Man who Came to Dinner; Acc# 72394

Dowell Collection Scrapbook 1941

Bound book with theatre programs, news clippings

1

1941

3

Theatre-Cornelia Otis Skinner; The Talley Method-Ina Claire; Old Acquaintance-Peggy Wood; The Doctor's Dilemma-Katharine Cornell; Acc# 72394

W69

 

 

 

 

 

George B Dowell Collection Scrapbook

Bound book with theatre programs, news clippings

1

1931-1935

1

Private Lives-Otto Kruger; Ziegfield Follies; The Band Wagon-Fred Astaire; One Sunday Afternoon-Lloyd Nolan; Dinner at Eight-Jane Wyatt; Acc# 72394

George B Dowell Collection Scrapbook

Bound book with theatre programs, news clippings

1

1935-1937

2

At Home Abroad-Bea Lillie, Ethel Waters, Eleanor Powell; Midsummer Night's Dream-James Cagney, Joe E Brown, Dick Powell, Anita Louise; Acc# 72394

George B Dowell Collection Scrapbook

Bound book with theatre programs, news cliippings

1

1938

3

All that Glitters-Arlene Francis, Barry Sullivan; Wine of Choice-Alexander Woollcott; Juno & the Paycock-Barry Sullivan from Abbey Theatre; Acc# 72394

George B Dowell Collection Scrapbook

Bound book with theatre programs, news clippings

1

1939

4

Set to Music-Bea Lillie; The Little Foxes-Tallulah Bankhead; Philadelphia Story-Katharine Hepburn, Van Heflin, Shirley Booth, Joseph Cotton; Acc# 72394

W70

 

 

 

 

 

Palace Theatre

Bound book with handwritten season schedule, clippings

1

1917-1918

1

Redemption-Evelyn Nesbit; Burlesque-Ben Welch; Puss Puss-Jean Bednini; Tobacco Fund Benefit-Smokes for soldiers, Maybelle Gibson; Acc#001662