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Edwin Booth playbills

Edwin Booth playbills

Descriptive Summary

Title: Edwin Booth playbills
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1859-1890
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet 1 half box
Collection Number: ms2800
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Edwin Booth (1833-1893) was an American stage actor.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of playbills, clippings, and programs pertaining to various theatrical productions which starred Edwin Booth. The playbills and programs include the title of the production, cast, dates, and admission prices for theaters.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Edwin Booth playbills, ms2800, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Actors -- United States.
Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893
Programs (documents)
Theater -- England -- London.
Theater -- Massachusetts -- Boston.
Theater -- New York (State).

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

1Playbills, clippings, and programs