George Belmore Collection

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UC Davis. Special Collections
University of California, Davis, Special Collections, UC Davis Library
100 NW Quad
Davis, California 95616-5292
(530) 752-1621

Descriptive Summary

Title: George Belmore Collection
Dates: 1854-1907
Collection Number: D-133
Creator/Collector: Belmore, George, 1827 or 1828-1875
Extent: 6.1 linear feet
Repository: UC Davis. Special Collections
Davis, California 95616-5292
Abstract: Correspondence, ephemera, photographs, playbills, programs, realia, and scripts collected by English character actor George Belmore.
Language of Material: English


Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

All applicable copyrights for the collection are protected under chapter 17 of the U.S. Copyright Code. Requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Regents of the University of California as the owner of the physical items. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Preferred Citation

George Belmore Collection. UC Davis. Special Collections

Biography/Administrative History

English character actor who played a variety of minor roles in Henry Irving's Lyceum Theatre.

Scope and Content of Collection

Correspondence, ephemera, photographs, playbills, programs, realia, and scripts. The bulk of this collection pertains to Henry Irving and his Lyceum Theatre company and includes original scripts and lighting plots used at the Lyceum Theatre.

Indexing Terms

Performing arts
Irving, H. B. (Henry Brodribb), 1870-1919
Lyceum Theatre (London, England)

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