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Kellar

Kellar

Caption: Levitation. Created and "copyright 1894 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & New York." No. 6152B. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

Kellar

Kellar

Caption: Levitation. Created and "copyright 1894 by The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti & New York." No. 6152B. Forms part of: Magic poster collection (Library of Congress)

Mr. Garrick in Hamlet / B. Wilson pinxt ; J. McArdell fecit.

Mr. Garrick in Hamlet / B. Wilson pinxt ; J. McArdell fecit.

David Garrick in Hamlet, Act 1, Scene 4, three-quarter length portrait, standing, facing right, with hands raised. Smith, 78 LeBlanc, 49 Gardiner Greene Hubbard Collection.

Objects Representing the Ceremony of Exorcising Demons, One of the New Year Performances

Objects Representing the Ceremony of Exorcising Demons, One of the New...

Kubo Shunman (Japanese, 1757–1820) (?) Edo period (1615–1868)

Picture Book with Synopses of Plays (Ehon banzuke) for Performances at the Nakamura Theater in 1794

Picture Book with Synopses of Plays (Ehon banzuke) for Performances at...

Unidentified Artist Japanese, (Torii school) Edo period (1615–1868)

Is this a rattle which I see before me / Cruikshank.

Is this a rattle which I see before me / Cruikshank.

John Philip Kemble, caricatured, plays the dagger scene in Macbeth. In front of him is magically suspended a large watchman's rattle, labelled "a word to the wise". Text refers to the personal attack made on th... More

Order of performances for the first celebration of the Washington benevolent society of Massachusetts. April 30, 1812 .... Odes, composed for the first celebration of the Washington Benevolent Society of Massachusetts. [Boston 1812].

Order of performances for the first celebration of the Washington bene...

Positive Photostat.; Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 49, Folder 21.

The theatrical atlas / G. Cruikshank fect.

The theatrical atlas / G. Cruikshank fect.

Edmund Kean, as the humpbacked Richard III, standing on a large book labeled Shakespear, with a model of Drury Lane Theatre, a massive block labeled Whitbreads Intire, on his head. Forms part of : British Carto... More

Order of performances at the third publick celebration of the Washington benevolent society of Massachusetts. April 30, 1814.

Order of performances at the third publick celebration of the Washingt...

Positive Photostat. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 50, Folder 9.

Mr. Kean in Richard the Third Act IV Scene 4 / / painted by J.J. Halls ; engraved by C. Turner.

Mr. Kean in Richard the Third Act IV Scene 4 / / painted by J.J. Halls...

Edmund Kean, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, as Richard III.

Adolphe Franconi standing on one leg on a saddle on the back of a horse, facing left, he is wearing a hat and has both arms extended, holding a flower in his right hand, during a circus performance MSR

Adolphe Franconi standing on one leg on a saddle on the back of a hors...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on stone with initials on lower right. Inscribed in ink on lower right: Hubbard Fund 2276H 2/2/66. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

Adolphe Franconi standing on the back of a horse, facing right, legs spread, with right foot on the rump of the horse, right hand extended to the left, holding a hat in his left hand, during a circus performance MSR

Adolphe Franconi standing on the back of a horse, facing right, legs s...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on stone with initials on lower left. Inscribed in ink on lower right: Hubbard Fund 2276H 2/2/66. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

Adolphe Franconi standing on a saddle on the back of a horse, facing right, he is wearing a uniform and holding a rifle at his side, during a circus performance

Adolphe Franconi standing on a saddle on the back of a horse, facing r...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in ink on lower right: Hubbard Fund 2276H 2/2/66. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

Adolphe Franconi standing on the back of a horse, facing leftt, legs spread, with right foot on the rump of the horse, holding flags in both hands close to his chest, during a circus performance MSR

Adolphe Franconi standing on the back of a horse, facing leftt, legs s...

Title devised by Library staff. Signed on stone with initials on lower right. Inscribed in ink on lower right: Hubbard Fund 2276H 2/2/66. Forms part of: Popular graphic art print filing series (Library of Congress).

Wolves triumphant or A fig for public opinion / R C [Cruikshank].

Wolves triumphant or A fig for public opinion / R C [Cruikshank].

"A corner of the stage (right) at Drury Lane, with a section of the pit in the foreground (left). Kean, as Richard III, postures before his tent, frantically flourishing his sword, and exclaiming Richard is not... More

Henry Phillips, full-length portrait as character in an opera painted by J.W. Wright ; engraved by C. Turner, A.R.A., engraver in ordinary to His Majesty

Henry Phillips, full-length portrait as character in an opera painted ...

Title devised by Library staff. Inscribed in pencil on bottom: Mr. H. Phillips as Uberto in the Opera of the. Inscribed in pencil on verso: Henry Phillips as Uberto, opera The Freebooters. Stamped on verso: Dep... More

Order of performances at the sixty-seventh anniversary of American independence, by the City of Boston at Faneuil Hall 1843. John H. Eastburn, City Printer.

Order of performances at the sixty-seventh anniversary of American ind...

Fourth of July celebration. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 58, Folder 5.

Mr. Edwin Forrest as Richard III. A horse, a horse, my kingdom for a horse. Act 5, Sc. 2

Mr. Edwin Forrest as Richard III. A horse, a horse, my kingdom for a h...

Edwin Forrest, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in scene from Richard III. Copyright by Martin & Johnson.

Charlotte Cushman as Meg Merrilies in "Guy Mannering"

Charlotte Cushman as Meg Merrilies in "Guy Mannering"

Photograph by Mathew Brady Studio. Published in: Eyes of the nation : a visual history of the United States / Vincent Virga and curators of the Library of Congress ; historical commentary by Alan Brinkley. New ... More

[Frank S. Chanfrau, actor, full-length portrait in costume, facing front]

[Frank S. Chanfrau, actor, full-length portrait in costume, facing fro...

Written on mount: Chanfrau. Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Jauner-Krall

Jauner-Krall

Photograph shows Austrian opera singer Emilie Jauner-Krall, in costume, seated, three-quarter length portrait, facing right. Title from item. No. 1439. Stamped on verso: Gift, Virginia S. Benjamin, Feb. 12, 194... More

Cristiani Bros. Circus. Giant safari parading 12 noon

Cristiani Bros. Circus. Giant safari parading 12 noon

Circus poster showing a chariot race. Title from item.

[Frank S. Chanfrau, actor, full-length portrait in costume, facing front]

[Frank S. Chanfrau, actor, full-length portrait in costume, facing fro...

Title devised by Library staff. Written in pencil below photograph: Changrau - [?]. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Geistinger

Geistinger

Photograph shows Austrian actress/singer Marie Geistinger, head-and-shoulders portrait, in costume, facing left. Title from item. No. 1395. Stamped on verso: Gift, Virginia S. Benjamin, Feb. 12, 1946. Reference... More

Governor Cummings. Reply to his letter in the "Press of November 8 -  Review of his "Performances" first as the Negroes' Moses, and next as the Copperheads Aaron He wants to save his bread and butter.

Governor Cummings. Reply to his letter in the "Press of November 8 - ...

Imprint 3. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. 2 duplicate copies Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 2, Folder 40a. Copy scanned: 2

The devil's auction / J. Gurney & Son.

The devil's auction / J. Gurney & Son.

Photograph shows actress Kitty Dowd, in costume, full-length portrait, facing front. Title from item. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Mallinger

Mallinger

Photograph shows Mathilda Mallinger, Austrian opera singer, in costume, three-quarter length portrait, facing front. Title from item. No. 1106. Stamped on verso: Gift, Virginia S. Benjamin, Feb. 12, 1946. Refer... More

[Maud Granger, actress, in costume as Rosalind, full-length portrait, facing front] / Murray, New York & Boston.

[Maud Granger, actress, in costume as Rosalind, full-length portrait, ...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

Charlotte Wolter

Charlotte Wolter

Charlotte Wolter, Austrian actress, in costume as Messalina, lounging on a chaise, full-length portrait, facing left. Title from item. No. 1248. Stamped on verso: Gift, Virginia S. Benjamin, Feb. 12, 1946. Refe... More

Possart

Possart

Photograph shows German actor Ernst von Possart, in costume, three-quarter length portrait, facing right. Title from item. No. 1583. Stamped on verso: Gift, Virginia S. Benjamin, 1946. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

[Portrait of Edwin Booth as Hamlet]

[Portrait of Edwin Booth as Hamlet]

Copyright deposit; 1870; no. 2238.

[Jean-Baptiste Faure, French opera singer, head-and-shoulders portrait, in costume as Hamlet, facing left] / Ch. Reutlinger, Phot.

[Jean-Baptiste Faure, French opera singer, head-and-shoulders portrait...

Title devised by Library staff. Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

[Maud Granger and John Lawrence Toole, actors, in costume for play As You Like It, three-quarter length portrait]

[Maud Granger and John Lawrence Toole, actors, in costume for play As ...

Title devised by Library staff. Written on verso: Granger & Lawrence; Rosalind, "As you like it." Reference copy in BIOG FILE.

An evening with Mendelssohn, Weymouth High School

An evening with Mendelssohn, Weymouth High School

Weymouth H.S. - An evening with Mendelssohn program Courtesy of Weymouth Public Libraries, Tufts Library

An evening with Mendelssohn, Weymouth High School

An evening with Mendelssohn, Weymouth High School

Weymouth H.S. - An evening with Mendelssohn program Courtesy of Weymouth Public Libraries, Tufts Library

Rice's Extravaganza Combination

Rice's Extravaganza Combination

I7292 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Miss Lizzie Webster. Created by "H.A. Thomas Lith. Studio, 865 Broadway, N.Y.; copyright 1878 by H.A. Thomas, N.Y." Signed: Thomas. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collecti... More

Ella Zuila, the Australian funambuliste

Ella Zuila, the Australian funambuliste

K11710 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)

F.C. Bangs as "Daniel Druce"

F.C. Bangs as "Daniel Druce"

K11706 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Village blacksmith. Created and "copyright Metropolitan Litho. Studio, 29 Warren St., N.Y., 1879." J.E. Jackson, agent. Signed: R. Muller. Forms part of: Theatrical poster ... More

Robson & Crane in Shakespeare's "Comedy of errors"

Robson & Crane in Shakespeare's "Comedy of errors"

K12486 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright Metropolitan Litho. Studio, 29 Warren St., N.Y., 1879." J.E. Jackson, agent. Signed: R. Muller. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Miss Jane Coombs, "School for scandal"

Miss Jane Coombs, "School for scandal"

K10913 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright Metropolitan Litho. Studio, 29 Warren St., N.Y., 1879." J.E. Jackson, agent. Poster advertising play by Richard Sheridan. Signed: R. Muller. Forms part of: Th... More

Robt. McWade as Rip Van Winkle

Robt. McWade as Rip Van Winkle

K13135 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright Metropolitan Litho. Studio, 29 Warren St., N.Y., 1879." J.E. Jackson, agent. Signed: R. Muller. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Robson & Crane as the knaves of Shakespeare

Robson & Crane as the knaves of Shakespeare

K682 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: The two Dromios, "Comedy of errors." Created by "Forbes Co., Boston; copyrighted 1879 by the Forbes Lith. Mfg. Co." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Gotthold Octoroon Combination

Gotthold Octoroon Combination

K11705 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: J.N. Gotthold as Salem Scudder. Created and "copyright Metropolitan Litho. Studio, 29 Warren St., N.Y., 1879." J.E. Jackson, agent. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collect... More

Frank I. Frayne as Si Slocum

Frank I. Frayne as Si Slocum

K11708 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)

[Pauline Cushman in military-style costume]

[Pauline Cushman in military-style costume]

Photograph shows actress and Union spy Pauline Cushman in ornate military-style costume with epaulets and feathered hat.

Mme. Nevada / H. Kirkpatrick etchd.

Mme. Nevada / H. Kirkpatrick etchd.

Mme. Emma Nevada, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing left, as Lakme.

Richard Mansfield as Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Richard Mansfield as Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

Trick photograph showing Mr. Mansfield as Dr. Jekyll superimposed over himself as Mr. Hyde. Photograph by Pach Bros., N.Y. Richard Mansfield Collection.

Robert B. Mantell as Monbars

Robert B. Mantell as Monbars

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)

Jennie Yeamans "Our Jennie"

Jennie Yeamans "Our Jennie"

"Copyright 1887 by Jennie Yeamans." Created by "Forbes Co., Boston & N.Y." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Jennie Yeamans "Our Jennie"

Jennie Yeamans "Our Jennie"

S22400 U.S. Copyright Office "Copyright 1887 by Jennie Yeamans." Created by "Forbes Co., Boston & N.Y." Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Robert B. Mantell. Monbars

Robert B. Mantell. Monbars

S26673 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: The duel ; Monbars wounded. Monbars' fatal thrust! Copyrighted 1887 by Augustus Pitou. Created by "The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti, N.Y. & London." N.Y. 1949. Forms part ... More

Thatcher, Primrose & West's Minstrels

Thatcher, Primrose & West's Minstrels

Caption: The two Chinese dromios in their original creation, "A holiday in the laundry." Created by "The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cin'ti-N=Y-London." N.Y. 1832. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library o... More

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

Through London with Dickens

Through London with Dickens

T6231 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Frank Oakes Rose. Created by "Shober & Carqueville Lith. Co., Chicago, U.S.A." No. 348. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Thatcher, Primrose & West's Minstrels

Thatcher, Primrose & West's Minstrels

Caption: Music and it's charms, originated & directed by Mr. Barney Fagan. Created by "The Strobridge Lith. Co., Cinti, N=Y & London." N.Y. 2251. Forms part of: Minstrel poster collection (Library of Congress)

[Richard Mansfield, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing front and holding book, as King Richard III]

[Richard Mansfield, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing fron...

Photograph from London Stereoscopic Co. Reference copy filed in Prints & Photographs Division BIOG FILE under Mansfield, Richard, 1857-1907.

The Barnum and Bailey greatest show on earth

The Barnum and Bailey greatest show on earth

Circus poster showing pictures of Barnum and Bailey. Title from item.

Buffalo Bill combination in "May Cody or lost and won."

Buffalo Bill combination in "May Cody or lost and won."

Circus poster showing vignettes of scenes in the play. Written expressly for W.F. Cody (Buffalo Bill) by Maj. A.S. Burt U.S.A. Damaged top, part missing. Triangular shape. Title from item. Gift; Alice & Leslie ... More

Saturday evening at Lotos Club, 149 Fifth Avenue, New York City

Saturday evening at Lotos Club, 149 Fifth Avenue, New York City

Photomechanical reproduction of drawing shows a singer performing in front of an audience. Title devised by Library staff. Original drawing by Robert Reed of Paris (Source: New York Tribune, March 23, 1890, pag... More

John Church Company

John Church Company

Persistent URL: digital.lib.muohio.edu/u?/tradecards,3725 ( http://digital.lib.muohio.edu/u?/tradecards,3725 ) .. Subject (TGM): Pianos; Pianists; Musical instrument industry; Performances; Musicians;

The marvellous Bard, phenomenal trick swinging wire artist

The marvellous Bard, phenomenal trick swinging wire artist

Caption: This act is entirely different to all others and must be seen to be realized. Created by "Moody Bros., Birmingham." Transferred from; LC Rare Book and Special Collections Division; 1956. Forms part of:... More

[Lillie Langtry as Cleopatra, full-length portrait, lying on sofa and looking in mirror]

[Lillie Langtry as Cleopatra, full-length portrait, lying on sofa and ...

Title devised by Library staff. Original cabinet photograph missing from file.

Frank W. Sanger's Company supporting John F. Sheridan in Mrs. Bridget O'Brien Esq.

Frank W. Sanger's Company supporting John F. Sheridan in Mrs. Bridget ...

Created by "The Strobridge Lith Co, Cin'ti, NY, London." N.Y. 4728. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

The original and only, Ray Burton the greatest & most novel mid-air juggler & balancer & the only swinging wire rifle shot in the world : three great acts in one.

The original and only, Ray Burton the greatest & most novel mid-air ju...

Transferred from; LC Rare Book and Special Collections Division; 1956. Forms part of: McManus-Young collection of pictorial material relating to magic. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Adam Forepaugh shows and the historic bible spectacle. The fall of Ninevah..

Adam Forepaugh shows and the historic bible spectacle. The fall of Nin...

Circus poster showing Jonah prophesying, the Median assault, the triumphal procession and the slave market. Title from item.

Marie Tempest in the "Fencing master" / Sarony, 37 Union Sqr., N.Y.

Marie Tempest in the "Fencing master" / Sarony, 37 Union Sqr., N.Y.

Full-length portrait, standing, facing left, in fencing stance. 36051X U.S. Copyright Office. No.5.

Hadji Abeet. (Greek brigand.) / Franklin Co. Eng., Chi.

Hadji Abeet. (Greek brigand.) / Franklin Co. Eng., Chi.

Hadji Abeet, full-length portrait, facing left, in traditional Greek costume. Copyright 1893 by Place & Coover. Illus. in: Oriental portrait types of the midway plaisance. St. Louis, Mo. : Published by N.D. Tho... More

Sam'l of Posen the commercial drummer.

Sam'l of Posen the commercial drummer.

"Two weeks only, commencing Monday, Mar. 20; Haverly's Niblo's Garden. Created by "W.J. Morgan & Co., Cleveland, O." Starring M.B. Curtis. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Kellar

Kellar

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)

The souvenir strip of Edison Kinetoscope Eugene [i.e. Eugen] Sandow, the modern Hercules / / taken and copyrighted by W.K.L. Dickson.

The souvenir strip of Edison Kinetoscope Eugene [i.e. Eugen] Sandow, t...

Photograph of an Edison Kinetoscope strip showing nine photos (film frames) of Sandow in various strong man poses. Includes a head-and-shoulders portrait of Thomas A. Edison above the strip. 10777 U.S. Copyrigh... More

Hennessy Leroyles big dramatic production, Linked by law

Hennessy Leroyles big dramatic production, Linked by law

Z62745 U.S. Copyright Office Caption: Col. Jelleby Jordan : his great original creation. Created and "copyright 1894, The Gribler Bank Note Company, Chicago, U.S.A." No. 850. Forms part of: Theatrical poster co... More

Edwin Rostell as Richelieu

Edwin Rostell as Richelieu

Z62748 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1894, The Gribler Bank Note Company, Chicago, U.S.A." No. 862. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Edwin Rostell as Richelieu, Elsé Tourny as Julie

Edwin Rostell as Richelieu, Elsé Tourny as Julie

Z62749 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1894, The Gribler Bank Note Company, Chicago, U.S.A." No. 863. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)

Ada Gray in the new East Lynne

Ada Gray in the new East Lynne

Z62722 U.S. Copyright Office Created and "copyright 1894, The Gribler Bank Note Company, Chicago, U.S.A." No. 24. Forms part of: Theatrical poster collection (Library of Congress)