Finding aid for the 19th century theatrical programs, newspapers, and broadside collection 6028

Finding aid prepared by Sue Luftschein
USC Libraries Special Collections
Doheny Memorial Library 206
3550 Trousdale Parkway
Los Angeles, California, 90089-0189
213-740-5900
specol@usc.edu
2013


Title: 19th century theatrical programs, newspapers, and broadside collection
Collection number: 6028
Contributing Institution: USC Libraries Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Storage Unit: 6
Storage Unit: 2
Physical Description: 1.0 Linear feet
Date (inclusive): 1859-1890
Abstract: Newspapers, broadsides, theatrical programs and bulletins, and meeting programs, 1859-1890, published primarily in Philadelphia, Boston, New York, and San Francisco. While the majority of the materials are theatrically related, the collection does include an issue of the Daily Stage, a newspaper published in Virginia City, Nevada; the Carnival Record, a publication of Author's Carnival and Fete of Nations; and Acrobats and Mountebanks, a special supplement of the New York Commercial Advertiser.

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Preferred Citation

[Box/folder# or item name], 19th century theatrical programs, newspapers, and broadside collection, Collection no. 6028, Special Collections, USC Libraries, University of Southern California

Scope and Content

Newspapers, broadsides, theatrical programs and bulletins, and meeting programs, 1859-1890, published primarily in Philadelphia, Boston, New York, and San Francisco. While the majority of the materials are theatrically related, the collection does include an issue of the Daily Stage, a newspaper published in Virginia City, Nevada; the Carnival Record, a publication of Author's Carnival and Fete of Nations; and Acrobats and Mountebanks, a special supplement of the New York Commercial Advertiser.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Broadsides (notices)
Newspapers
Programs (documents)
Theater--United States--19th century--Archival resources