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Kiralfy's grand spectacle of Paradise lost

Kiralfy's grand spectacle of Paradise lost

Includes portraits of Julia Seaman, Kiralfy Brothers, and others. "Printed by Stannard & Son, 7, Poland St., London ...." Copyrighted by Imre and Bolossy Kiralfy, 1874. Signed: R.J. Hamierton(?), London. Forms ... More

Alice Oates, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Alice Oates, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

K11701 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright Metropolitan Litho. Studio, 29 Warren St., N.Y., 1879." J.E. Jackson, agent. Signed: Renault. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Burlesque, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Burlesque, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

K15688 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright Metropolitan Litho. Studio, 29 Warren St., N.Y. 1879." J.E. Jackson, agent. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

De Wolf Hopper, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

De Wolf Hopper, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 192...

Created by "The Metropolitan Printing Co., N.Y." Newspaper clipping encased in mylar. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Booth's Theatre, two weeks, commencing Monday, Feb. 6, every ev'ng and Saturday matinee with the ideal opera company

Booth's Theatre, two weeks, commencing Monday, Feb. 6, every ev'ng and...

Caption: N.W. Whitney. Created by "Armstrong & Co., Boston & N.Y." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Modern minstrels, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Modern minstrels, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1...

Consists of multiple portraits, including the Eight Madrigal Boys. "Photos by Falk, N.Y." Created by "H.A. Thomas & Wylie Lith., 7 E 19th St., N.Y." Upper left corner missing; part of title missing. Forms part ... More

Bolossy Kiralfy's great production, Dolores by Victorien Sardou.

Bolossy Kiralfy's great production, Dolores by Victorien Sardou.

S29361 U.S. Copyright Office "Copyrighted by Bolossy Kiralfy, 1887, New York." Created by "A.S. Seer's Litho. Print., New York." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Robert B. Mantell as Monbars - Public domain portrait engraving

Robert B. Mantell as Monbars - Public domain portrait engraving

S26672 U.S. Copyright Office Copyrighted 1887 by Augustus Pitou. Created by "The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti, N.Y., London." N.Y. 1950. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Arabian nights, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Arabian nights, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 192...

"Imperial Burlesque Co. under the direction of Joseph Brooks & Alfred Thompson." Created by The Courier Lith. Co., Buffalo, N.Y. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Alvin Joslin in a new play One of the old stock

Alvin Joslin in a new play One of the old stock

T104258 U.S. Copyright Office "Copyrighted 1888 by Chas. L. Davis." Caption: I want to know; Gosh I'm a cuss; Yours farmingly, Chas. L. Davis; Do tell; How be you. Created by "The MacBrair Lith. Co., Cin'ti, O.... More

Joseph Jefferson, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Joseph Jefferson, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1...

Caption: Rip Van Winkle (before the sleep of 20 years). Created by "Lemercier & Cie, Rue de Seine 57, Paris." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

[Ballerina in white costume with flowers in dance pose]

[Ballerina in white costume with flowers in dance pose]

V35184 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyrighted 1890 by the Calvert Litho. Co., Detroit, Mich." No. 2. Title devised. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

[Blond woman in black dress with roses holding up skirt]

[Blond woman in black dress with roses holding up skirt]

X3587 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyrighted 1892 by Calvert Litho. Co., Detroit, Mich." No. 25. Small part of lower right corner missing. Title devised. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Lib... More

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Z29088 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Levitation. Created and "copyright 1894 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & New York." No. 5803B. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

Too much Johnson with William Gillette.

Too much Johnson with William Gillette.

Z60954 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Say! Hold on a minute. Created and "copyright 1894 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cin'ti. N.Y." Management, Charles Frohman. No. 6268. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collec... More

D'Oyly Carte's Opera Co. in Utopia, limited Gilbert & Sullivan's new opera.

D'Oyly Carte's Opera Co. in Utopia, limited Gilbert & Sullivan's new o...

Created and "copyright 1894 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cincinnati & New York." No. 5762. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Poster - The war of wealth - Public domain lithograph

Poster - The war of wealth - Public domain lithograph

By C.T. Dazey, author of "In old Kentucky." Caption: A dollar for the novel, if you'll hurry with the message! Created and "copyright 1895 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cin'ti New York." Jacob Litt, proprietor. ... More

Mr. & Mrs. Herbert L. Flint annual tour

Mr. & Mrs. Herbert L. Flint annual tour

Created by "National Pr. & [Eng. Co.], Chicago." No. 1602. Small piece of poster missing. Transferred from; LC Rare Book and Special Collections Division; 1956. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library o... More

Rice's beautiful Evangeline, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Rice's beautiful Evangeline, American vaudeville and popular entertain...

Caption: Chief of police. Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cincinnati = New York." NY 7083. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Morrison's original production of Faust

Morrison's original production of Faust

B244190 U.S. Copyright Office "Copyright 1896 by Edw. J. Abra[ha]m." Caption: Faust and Marguerite. Created by "Liebler & Maass Lith., N.Y." No. T-86 1902. Under the management of Edw. J. Abra[ha]m. Forms part ... More

Secret service by William Gillette. during American Civil War

Secret service by William Gillette. during American Civil War

Caption: I know some things that you don't! Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cin'ti & N.Y." No. 7445. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Poster - John Drew's new play, Rosemary - Public domain lithograph

Poster - John Drew's new play, Rosemary - Public domain lithograph

B252644 U.S. Copyright Office By Parker & Carson; management of Charles Frohman. Caption: The room seems brighter already. Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cinti & N.Y." No. 7317. Forms pa... More

Francis Wilson under the management of A.H. Canby in the comic opera, Half a king

Francis Wilson under the management of A.H. Canby in the comic opera, ...

Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cinti & N.Y." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Hoyt's A midnight bell laughter every minute.

Hoyt's A midnight bell laughter every minute.

Caption: Visiting the school. Created by "The Enquirer Job Printing Co., Cin., O." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Georgia Waldron / from photo by C.M. Hayes & Co., Detroit.

Georgia Waldron / from photo by C.M. Hayes & Co., Detroit.

Created by "The Strobridge Litho. Co., Cin'ti & New York." No. 12049. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Hoyt's A midnight bell laughter every minute.

Hoyt's A midnight bell laughter every minute.

Caption: Dot - "Mr. Keene, try another chair?" Created by "The Enquirer Job Printing Co., Cin., O." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Brown's in town, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Brown's in town, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 19...

"Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Where have I seen that face before? Created and "copyrighted 1898 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." Lower right corner missing. No. 3591. Forms part of: Theatrical poster ... More

Mathews & Bulger presenting rag time opera, By the sad sea waves

Mathews & Bulger presenting rag time opera, By the sad sea waves

45218 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Excuse us for dropping in. Created and "copyright 1898 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati & New York." Direction of Dunne & Ryley. N.Y. no. 8164. Forms part of: Theatri... More

Mistakes will happen written by Grant Stewart.

Mistakes will happen written by Grant Stewart.

Caption: Please don't leave us! Created and "copyright 1898 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cin'ti & N.Y." Jacob Litt, proprietor. N.Y. no. 8198. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

This is it, Johnny on the spot a "Bill Nye" musical farce.

This is it, Johnny on the spot a "Bill Nye" musical farce.

70344 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Pat, "Wow! Wow! but it's awful."; Schmelzer, "How can she liv mid such a face?" Created and "copyrighted 1898 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin, U.S.A." ... More

Chas. E. Blaney's big extravaganza success, A female drummer

Chas. E. Blaney's big extravaganza success, A female drummer

"Russell-Morgan Print." Blaney and Vance, managers. Caption: The world's celebrated Blaney Quartette : on of the many features of this famous production. Created and "copyrighted 1898 by The U.S. Printing Co., ... More

Hoyt's A day and a night in New York

Hoyt's A day and a night in New York

Created and "copyright 1898 by The Strobridge Lith. Co, Cin'ti. & New York." Hoyt & McKee, proprietors. N.Y. no. 8007. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Hurly-Burly Extravaganza and Refined Vaudeville

Hurly-Burly Extravaganza and Refined Vaudeville

Caption: Casino Comedy Four. Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2824. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Julia Arthur, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Julia Arthur, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

"Russell-Morgan Print." Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin. & N.Y." No. 4007. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Harry Howard's latest success The doctor's warm reception

Harry Howard's latest success The doctor's warm reception

"Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Noah, wait and get your medicine. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin. & N.Y." No. 3997. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Cumberland '61 by Franklin Fyles. during American Civil War

Cumberland '61 by Franklin Fyles. during American Civil War

Caption: I will hang him as a spy. Created and "copyright 1899, Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." Lower left corner missing; pieces on mid right side missing. No. 2779. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collect... More

Joseph Hart Vaudeville Co. direct from Weber & Fields Music Hall, New York City.

Joseph Hart Vaudeville Co. direct from Weber & Fields Music Hall, New ...

Caption: O'Brien & Havel. Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2719. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Poster - Hoyt's new A trip to Chinatown - Public domain lithograph

Poster - Hoyt's new A trip to Chinatown - Public domain lithograph

38624 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Welland Strong's hard luck ride through Chinatown. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." Direction of Fred E. Wright.... More

Julia Arthur, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Julia Arthur, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

"Photo by Steffens, Chicago." "Russell-Morgan Print." Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co, Cin. & N.Y." No. 4008. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Waite's Stock Co. and grand orchestra the best for the least money.

Waite's Stock Co. and grand orchestra the best for the least money.

55892 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Miss Kittie Rhoades. Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." Jas. Waite, proprietor. No. 2769. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Poster - A.Q. Scammon's Side tracked - Public domain lithograph

Poster - A.Q. Scammon's Side tracked - Public domain lithograph

11550 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: The dude's interrupted pose. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." No. 3656. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collect... More

Poster - A.Q. Scammon's Side tracked - Public domain lithograph

Poster - A.Q. Scammon's Side tracked - Public domain lithograph

"Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Quick lunch. Color version of poster: POS - TH - 1899 .S55, no. 2 (C size). Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." No. 4060. Forms part of: Theatr... More

Poster - Hoyt's A black sheep - Public domain lithograph

Poster - Hoyt's A black sheep - Public domain lithograph

41292 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell Morgan Print." Caption: The editor busy all day: 10 a.m., 10:02 a.m., 10 p.m. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." Direction, Fred E. Wright... More

Chas. H. Yale's forever Devil's auction

Chas. H. Yale's forever Devil's auction

53220 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Everything new but the title. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin. & N.Y." No. 4029. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collect... More

Lydia Barry, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Lydia Barry, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2792. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Rose Hill English Folly Co. - Public domain portrait print

Rose Hill English Folly Co. - Public domain portrait print

Caption: Swan & Bambard, acrobatic comedians. Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2752. Rice & Barton, props. & managers. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Poster - Hoyt's A contented woman - Public domain lithograph

Poster - Hoyt's A contented woman - Public domain lithograph

27574 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: The night before election: the city committee serenading the doubtful voters. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Company., Cin., U.S.... More

Chas. E. Blaney's big extravaganza success, A female drummer

Chas. E. Blaney's big extravaganza success, A female drummer

21279 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Blaney and Vance, managers. Caption: Nellie O'Neil - the acrobatic comedienne. Created by "The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." No. 3715. Forms part of: Theat... More

A.Q. Scammon's The real Widow Brown

A.Q. Scammon's The real Widow Brown

64502 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Miss May Wentworth. Created and "copyright 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cin. & N.Y." No. 4161. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library o... More

Poster - The real Widow Brown - Public domain lithograph

Poster - The real Widow Brown - Public domain lithograph

37103 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: The mask ball. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." Direction of A.Q. Scammon. No. 3906. Forms part of: Theatrical p... More

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Gorton's Original New Orleans Minstrels

Includes small portraits of Jos. Gorton and Chas. H. Larkin. 35118 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2700. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Libra... More

E.R. Spencer & Isabel Pengra in Steele MacKaye's masterpiece, Paul Kauvar

E.R. Spencer & Isabel Pengra in Steele MacKaye's masterpiece, Paul Kau...

62925 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Gouroc & Diane. Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2777. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Fisher, Carroll in a slap-bang absurdity, The Lobster

Fisher, Carroll in a slap-bang absurdity, The Lobster

48532 U.S. Copyright Office "Make life worth living." "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Oh, I don't know! Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin., U.S.A." Management of the author, Edgar Sel... More

Chas. H. Yale's forever Devil's auction

Chas. H. Yale's forever Devil's auction

52064 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Toby creates a little consternation in fairyland. Created and "copyrighted 1899 by The U.S. Printing Co., Cin. & N.Y." No. 4025. Forms part of: Theat... More

Poster - Hoyt's new A trip to Chinatown - Public domain lithograph

Poster - Hoyt's new A trip to Chinatown - Public domain lithograph

38623 U.S. Copyright Office "Russell-Morgan Print." Caption: Complimenting the heathens in the deaf and dumb language on the beauties of their country. They understand him, (nit). Caption: Harry Gilfoil. Create... More

Chas. H. Yale's fantastic spectacle, The evil eye, or The many, merry mishaps of Nid and the weird, wonderful wanderings of Nod

Chas. H. Yale's fantastic spectacle, The evil eye, or The many, merry ...

Created and "copyright, 1900, by the U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print., Cin. & N.Y." No. 4294. Under the management of the author, Sidney R. Ellis. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Lost in the desert the sensational event of the year : a drama on new and original lines : by Owen Davis.

Lost in the desert the sensational event of the year : a drama on new ...

D14741 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Then you die together. Created and "copyright 1900 by The Seer Print, N.Y." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

The singing comedian, Andrew Mack in his new play, The rebel a drama of the Irish rebellion : by James B. Fagen.

The singing comedian, Andrew Mack in his new play, The rebel a drama o...

D13806 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Black Michael's bargain. Created and "copyright 1900 by The Strobridge Litho Co, Cin'ti & New York." Management, Rich & Harris. N.Y. no. 9032. Forms part of: Theatrical pos... More

David Higgins' idyl of the Tennessee mountains, At Piney Ridge

David Higgins' idyl of the Tennessee mountains, At Piney Ridge

D11197 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Act II. The major. "Take her, and be happy!" Created and "copyright 1900 by The Strobridge Litho Co, Cin'ti & New York." Management of Higgins & Co. N.Y. no. 8979. Forms pa... More

Gilda Gray herself in person. - Public domain portrait print

Gilda Gray herself in person. - Public domain portrait print

"Columbia, 7 days commencing Monday, May 18." Caption: She'll shake the town. Created by Holly Press, Allied Printing, Portland, Ore. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

The big farce comedy, Hello Bill a whole lot of fun - in 3 hours.

The big farce comedy, Hello Bill a whole lot of fun - in 3 hours.

Caption: Bunch of big bills: Ha! Ha!! Ha!!! Created and "copyright 1900, by The H.C. Miner Litho. Co., N.Y." No. 7851. Some pieces of poster missing. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

A sumptuous revival of Bret Harte's beautiful story, M'liss

A sumptuous revival of Bret Harte's beautiful story, M'liss

D14763 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: M'liss: "That kind of snakes don't bite, Dad!" Created and "copyright 1900 by The Strobridge Litho Co, Cincinnati & New York." Management, A.J. Spencer. N.Y. no. 9074. Form... More

Marvelous feats in mind reading

Marvelous feats in mind reading

Created and "copyright 1900, The U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 27. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

General Lew Wallace's Ben-Hur Klaw & Erlanger's stupendous production.

General Lew Wallace's Ben-Hur Klaw & Erlanger's stupendous production.

G xxc 502 U.S. Copyright Office At head of title: Illinois Theatre, Chicago commencing Sept 2d. matinees Wed & Sat. Created and "copyright 1901 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati, O." Dramatized by Wm. You... More

A poor relation, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

A poor relation, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 19...

G xxc 1481 U.S. Copyright Office "Sol Smith Russell's comedy drama." Created and "copyright 1901 by The Strobridge Litho. Co., Cincinnati & New York." N.Y. no. 9691. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection ... More

Happy Hooligan it is to laugh : nothing but fun.

Happy Hooligan it is to laugh : nothing but fun.

Caption: I always was a Jonah. Created and "copyright 1902 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 6553. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Tour of Mr. Charles B. Hanford - Public domain portrait painting

Tour of Mr. Charles B. Hanford - Public domain portrait painting

G xxc 3465 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Very truly yours, Charles B. Harford. Created and "copyright 1902 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 6302. Forms part of: The... More

For her children's sake by Theo. Kremer : the companion play to The fatal wedding.

For her children's sake by Theo. Kremer : the companion play to The fa...

Caption: You scoundrel, I'll kill you! Created and "copyright 1903 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." Management, Sullivan, Harris & Woods. No. 6508. Forms part of: Theatr... More

Forrester & Mittenthal present Florence Bindley in The street singer a musical drama by Hal Reid.

Forrester & Mittenthal present Florence Bindley in The street singer a...

Caption: Cordially yours, Florence Bindley. Created and "copyright 1904 by The Courier Company, Lith. Dpt., Buffalo, NY." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Weber & Rush present Charles Ross & Mabel Fenton in Weber & Fields biggest and best musical production, Twirly whirly

Weber & Rush present Charles Ross & Mabel Fenton in Weber & Fields big...

Created and "copyrighted 1904 by The J. Ottmann Lith. Co., N.Y." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Gorton's famous Minstrels, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Gorton's famous Minstrels, American vaudeville and popular entertainme...

G xxc 11253 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1905 by The Courier Co. of Buffalo." Featuring: Jos. Gorton, Jake Welby, C.C. Pearl. Jos. Gorton, originator and founder; C.C. Pearl, manager. Forms part... More

Florence Roberts / from photo by Hall, New York.

Florence Roberts / from photo by Hall, New York.

G xxc 14227 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1906 by The Strobridge Litho. Co., Cincinnati & New York." Management, John Cort. N.Y. no. 12048. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

The shoemaker the comedy drama : a play full of tears and laughter.

The shoemaker the comedy drama : a play full of tears and laughter.

Caption: It's never too late to mend. Created and "copyright 1907 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 10476. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

The runaways the elaborate musical comedy from New York Casino.

The runaways the elaborate musical comedy from New York Casino.

G xxc 19934 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1908 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cin. & N.Y." No. 11684. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Lew, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Lew, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

G xxc 19748 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1908 by The U.S. Lithograph Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 11688. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Two newspaper articles announcing Houdini's death on October 31, 1926

Two newspaper articles announcing Houdini's death on October 31, 1926

Houdini died of peritonitis resulting from appendicitis on October 31, 1926, in Detroit, Michigan. Newspapers throughout the country carried the news of his death in articles whose length attested to the bread... More

The master mentalist, Newmann the man who knows and his marvelous show of wonders : including the science baffling Simla seance.

The master mentalist, Newmann the man who knows and his marvelous show...

Includes small portrait of Newmann and small half-tone images of 2 posters advertising his performances. At head of title: The wonder show of the century! Created by Allied Printing. Transferred from; LC Rare B... More

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Created and "copyright 1899 by The Strobridge Litho Co, Cin'ti & New York." N.Y. no. 8495. Similar smaller versions of poster: POS - MAG - .K44, no. 8 (C size); POS - MAG - .K44, no. 8a (C size). Forms part of:... More

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Created and "copyright 1902 by The Strobridge Litho. Co., Cincinnati & New York." N.Y. no. 9978. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

Vaudeville show with dainty dancing diversions, follies of vaudeville

Vaudeville show with dainty dancing diversions, follies of vaudeville

From the collections of the Rare Book and Special Collections Division. Container number: Thr E R3 Performed in Washington, D.C. on week of March 27, 1916

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Z29086 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1894 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin., N.Y." Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

The sidewalks of New York - Drawing. Public domain image.

The sidewalks of New York - Drawing. Public domain image.

Caption: A few of the characters shown on the sidewalks of New York. Created and "copyright 1899 by The Strobridge Litho Co, Cincinnati & New York." N.Y. no. 8614. Vignette captions: Herald Square at midnight ... More

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

D14286 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1900 by The Strobridge Litho Co, Cincinnati & New York." N.Y. no. 8975. Smaller version of poster with slightly different imprint: POS - MAG - .K44, no. 9 (C ... More

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Kellar, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Created and "copyright 1900 by The Strobridge Litho. Co., Cin'ti & New York." Larger version of poster with slightly different imprint: POS - MAG - .K44, no. 9a (D size). N.Y. no. 8976. Forms part of: Magic pos... More

Conjurers' monthly magazine. October 15, 1906

Conjurers' monthly magazine. October 15, 1906

This issue of a publication Harry Houdini edited features some of his material on Robert Houdin, Houdini correspondence, and notes from Europe by his brother, Theodore Hardeen. From the collections of the Rare ... More

Fifth edition of Chas. H. Yale and Sidney R. Ellis' sic mammoth kaleidoscope spectacle, The evil eye, or, The further funny freaks of Nid and the continued comical contortions of Nod

Fifth edition of Chas. H. Yale and Sidney R. Ellis' sic mammoth kaleid...

From the collections of the Rare Book and Special Collections Division. Container number: Greene's Opera House Programmes. 1902 03. Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Performed in Cedar Rapids, Iowa on Wednesday, December 10, 1902

East Lynne. 19th century, Library of Congress collection

East Lynne. 19th century, Library of Congress collection

M20147 U.S. Copyright Office "A.S. Seer's Print, N.Y. (copyrighted)." Created by A.S. Seer's Print, N.Y. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

Includes portraits of Primrose & West in center of poster. B252643 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Our colossal double company. Created and "copyright 1896 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati=New York." No. ... More

Thurston, master magician and his pets

Thurston, master magician and his pets

"Made in U.S.A." Created by "The Otis Lithograph Co., Cleveland, O." No. O-2446. Transferred from; LC Rare Book and Special Collections Division; 1956. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congres... More

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee

William H. West's Big Minstrel Jubilee

Caption: Billy Van, the monologue comedian. Printed on upper right corner: N.Y. no. 9020. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

Poster - Thomas W. Keene. Othello - Public domain lithograph

Poster - Thomas W. Keene. Othello - Public domain lithograph

P13151 U.S. Copyright Office Copyrighted by W.J. Morgan & Co. Created by "W.J. Morgan & Co. Lith., Cleveland, O." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress) Exhibited: "John Rogers: Ameri... More

Poster - The war of wealth - Public domain lithograph

Poster - The war of wealth - Public domain lithograph

A240001 U.S. Copyright Office By C.T. Dazey, author of In old Kentucky. Caption: The child is mine, she shall go with me! Created and "copyright 1895 by The Strobridge Lith Co, Cin'ti & New York." Jacob Litt, p... More

A scene from Way down East a phenominal [sic] success from Manhattan Theatre, N.Y. City.

A scene from Way down East a phenominal [sic] success from Manhattan T...

74087 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: What! You ain't got any home? Created and "copyrighted 1898 by W.J. Morgan & Co. Litho., Cleveland, O." No. 5099. Upper right corner missing. Forms part of: Theatrical poste... More

Rice and Barton's Big Gaiety Spectacular Extravaganza Co.

Rice and Barton's Big Gaiety Spectacular Extravaganza Co.

Caption: The Gaiety dancers. Created and "copyright 1899 Courier Litho. Co., Buffalo, N.Y." No. 2742. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Selden's funny farce, A spring chicken

Selden's funny farce, A spring chicken

Includes image of theater poster advertising play: Coming! Selden's funny farce, A spring chicken. Caption: Gosh! Ain't that a bird! Created and "copyrighted by The H.C. Miner Litho. Co., N.Y." No. 6171. Forms ... More

Lost in Siberia, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 1920

Lost in Siberia, American vaudeville and popular entertainment 1870 19...

56553 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Alone on Siberia's snowy steppes. Forsaken but not forlorn. Created and "copyright 1898 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cincinnati & New York." N.Y. no. 8233. Forms part of: T... More

Royal Lilliputians, the sensation of the year giants, midgets, and dwarfs in a spectacular comedy.

Royal Lilliputians, the sensation of the year giants, midgets, and dwa...

D11998 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: The arrival of the Lilliputians. Created and "copyright 1900, The U.S. Printing Co., Russell-Morgan Print, Cincinnati & New York." No. 4631. Forms part of: Theatrical poste... More

Imre Kiralfy's historical romance, Venice, the bride of the sea at Olympia the greatest production of modern times at Olympia.

Imre Kiralfy's historical romance, Venice, the bride of the sea at Oly...

W41774 U.S. Copyright Office "Copyrighted by Imre Kiralfy 1891." Caption: Venice of yore. Created by "The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & New York; (printed in America)." No. O-N-Y-4219. Small portrait of I. Kir... More

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

Primrose & West's Big Minstrels

A247725 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Wm. H. West's original production under his personal direction, entitled The vanishing grenadiers : this act is a revelation, and produced at an expense of $10,000.00. Cre... More

The Imperial Burlesquers as good as the best.

The Imperial Burlesquers as good as the best.

Caption: Imperials always to the front. Created and "copyright 1906 by The Courier Co. of Buffalo." No. 1296. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

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