Performing arts ephemera

Performing arts ephemera

Descriptive Summary

Title: Performing arts ephemera
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1886-1956
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet
Collection Number: ms4231
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

Collection consists of programs and photographs pertaining to theater and film from the 1880s through the 1950s. Includes photographs of notable actors and actresses of the time period, some including autographs and inscriptions, as well as programs from notable theaters in the United States.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Performing arts ephemera, ms4231, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing




Colonial theatre
11Billie, Undated
11Kid Boots, Undated
11Oklahoma!, Undated
11Stepping Stones, Undated
11Tomorrow and Tomorrow, 1931
11Thurston the Famous Magician
11Ziegfeld Follies, Undated
Selwyn Theatre
11Antony and Cleopatra, Undated
11The Song and Dance Man, Undated
11Romeo and Juliet, Undated
11Three's a Crowd, 1931
Shubert Theatre
11Balieff's Chauve-Souris, Undated
11Bloomer Girl, Undated
11Blossom Time (2), 1942
11Bombo, Undated
11The Day Before Spring, 1945
11My Golden Girl, Undated
11The Moon Flower, Undated
11The Student Prince in Heidelberg, 1931
11The Student Prince in Heidelberg, Undated
11The Wonder Bar, 1931
11A Wonderful Night, 1931
11Death Takes a Holiday - Sam S. Shubert Theatre, 1931
11The Pajama Game - Sam S. Shubert Theatre, Undated
11Rose Marie - Shubert-Majestic Theatre, Undated
11White Lilacs - Shubert-Majestic Theatre, Undated
11Applesauce - Shubert-Plymouth Theatre, Undated
11The Play's the Thing - Shubert-Plymouth Theatre, 1928
11The Dream Girl - Shubert-Wilbur Theatre, Undated
11Queen High - Shubert-Wilbur Theatre, 1927
Other theaters
12Annie Get Your Gun - Imperial Theatre, 1947
12Peter Pan - Imperial Theatre, 1950
12As You Desire Me - Maxine Elliott's Theatre, 1931
12Balieff's Chauve-Souris - Bat Theatre, Moscow, Undated
12The Barretts of Wimpole Street - Empire Theatre, 1931
12Caliban - Harvard Stadium, 1917
12Cherry Orchard - Hollis Street Theatre, Undated
12Fanny - Majestic Theatre, 1956
12Good Night Ladies - Plymouth Theatre, 1945
12Grand Hotel - National Theatre, 1931
12Kismet - Ziegfeld Theatre, Undated
12Kiss Me Kate - New Century Theatre, 1950
12Li'l Abner - St. James Theatre, 1956
12Louie the 14th - Tremont Theatre, Undated
12Men in White - Group Theatre Acting Company, Undated
12Shanghai Bound - Metropolitan Theatre, Undated
12The Trapp Family Singers - Community Concert Association, Stoneham Town Hall, 1948
12The Belle of Amherst - includes inscription by Julie Harris Carroll , Undated
12King Richard III - starring Maurice Evans, Undated
12Carousel - souvenir program, Undated
12Disraeli - souvenir program, 1912
12Hamlet - starring Leslie Howard, Undated
12Denison's Minstrel and Song Catalogue, Undated


13A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, Undated
13Die Drei von der Tankstelle (The Three from the Filling Station) - Fine Arts Theatre Boston, 1932
13A Fool There Was - Academy of Music, Undated
13Footlight Parade - Metropolitan Theatre, Undated
13The Lady of the Lake - Repertory Theatre, Undated
13Liebeskommando (Love's Command) - Fine Arts Theatre Boston, 1932
13Luise Konigin von Preussen (Louise, Queen of Prussia) - Fine Arts Theatre Boston, 1932
13A Nous, la Liberte (Freedom for Us) - Fine Arts Theatre Boston, Undated
13The Ten Commandments - Astor Theatre, Undated
13Walt Disney's Fantasia, 1940


14Auckland Opera House, 1916
14B.F. Keith's Theatre, 1917
14B.F. Keith's Theatre, 1923
14B.F. Keith's Theatre, Undated
14Capitol Theatre, 1946
14Colonial Theatre, 1949
14Copley Theatre, Undated
14His Majesty's Theatre, 1907
14Hollis St. Theatre, 1886
14Latin Quarter, Undated
14Majestic Theatre, 1939
14Paramount Theatre, 1927
14Parsons Theatre, Undated
14Plymouth Theatre, 1949
14Plymouth Theatre, Undated
14Radio City Music Hall Pictorial, 1937
14Radio City Theatres, Undated
14Roxy Theatre, 1946
14Sam S. Shubert Theatre (2), Undated
14Showplace - the magazine of Radio City Music Hall , 1938, 1946, 1947, 1950
14Theatre Royal - season 1906-1907
14Tremont Theatre, Undated
14Westport County Playhouse, Undated


Actors and Actresses

15Mary Anderson, Undated
15Kitty Blanchard, Undated
15Maud Branscombe, Undated
15Sadie Brugalow, Undated
15Frances X. Bushman, Undated
15Miss Dalton, Undated
15William Farnum, Undated
15Kate Forsyth, Undated
15Emma Belle Huse, Undated
15Fannie Johnston, Undated
15Josephine Mansfield Lawlor, Undated
15The Monti Sisters, Undated
15Maggie Moore, Undated
15Francis Murphy (temperance reformer), Undated
15Adelaide Neilson, Undated
15Marie Roze, Undated
15Lillian Russell, Undated
15Tom Thumb, Wife, and Child, Undated
15Lillian Walker, Undated
15"Anita", Undated
15"Chester", Undated
15"Admiral Dot"
15Stills from "The Adopted Son" (4), Undated

Autographs and Inscriptions

16Richard Arlen, Undated
16Mary Brian, Undated
16Bebe Daniels, Undated
16Gracie Fields (2), Undated
16Lawrence Gay, Undated
16James Hall, Undated
16Ann Harding, Undated
16William Hines, Undated
16Larry Kent, Undated
16Major Littlefinger and Wife, Undated
16Lizzie Lamora, 1893 December 1
16Arlette Marchal, Undated
16Lois Moran, Undated
16Pola Negri, Undated
16Molly O'Day, Undated
16Allene Ray, Undated
16Ruth Taylor, Undated
16Fay Wray, Undated


17Unidentified women (6)
17Unidentified men (3)

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