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Theatre, Large Archive of Ephemera Related to the Early 19th American Stage.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
99
Sold for:
$3,444$2,800

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Theatre, Large Archive of Ephemera Related to the Early 19th American Stage. Mainly the papers of early British-born American immigrant stage actor George Holland (1791–1870) and relating to actor Joseph Jefferson (1829-1905), and others, including numerous theatre advertisements, broadsides, and playbills, personal correspondence, manuscript songs, literary manuscripts, notes, autographs, printed plays in pamphlet form, and hundreds of other important documents, letters, and other material.
Estimate $1,000-1,500


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United Kingdom, George Holland, Joseph Jefferson, actor, immigrant stage actor

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