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New York Programs, 1905-1963

 folder — document case: MSS 031 Box 02
Identifier: MSS 031-2

Scope and Contents

From the Series:

This series contain playbills from theaters and concert halls outside of Boston. Locations include New York, New Hampshire, New Jersey, and various places in Massachusetts. The New York Programs folder includes performances from Sarah Berhardt & Co., Cort Theatre, Wallack's Theatre, the Metropolitan Theatre, Maxine Elliot's Theatre, Moroscoe Theatre, the Capital Theatre, Knickerbocker Theatre, Radio City Music Hall, Empire Theatre, Winter Garden Theatre, Center Theatre, Theatre de Lys, and Alvin Theatre. There are also souvenir programs for performances of "A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum," "That Lady," and the Imperial Russian Ballet.

The Miscellaneous Programs folders includes performances from the Bristol Club Minstrels at Taunton Theatre, New Cape Theatre, Newark Theatre, and Mariarden. It also contains the complete script for a performance of the comic opera "Patience or Bunthorne's Bride."


  • 1905-1963


Language of Materials

From the Series:

Records in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open to researchers.


From the Series: 0.25 linear feet; 1 box

Physical Location


Repository Details

Part of the Emerson College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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