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Manuscript Library

Welcome to the Booth Library manuscript index. 

The manuscript index contains links to finding aids for the collections of the Booth Library.  Each finding aid has a description of that collection along with a listing of the items within that collection.  The Booth Library staff and volunteers are updating the index daily in order to make your research experience more productive.

The Manuscript Index is arranged alphabetically by collection name.  To access a finding aid, please click on its name.

To search the Manuscript Index for a specific research topic, please enter the term into the Search Library Box below. 


Please keep in mind that many collections have not been inventoried while others are currently in progress.  If you have any questions regarding the Finding Aids or the Index, please contact the archivist at archivist@chemungvalleymuseum.org

Collection TitleMC 17 Theater CollectionCreatorBooth Library
Processed ByLee Kiesling
Extent
AbstractInventory still in process.


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Program - The Wages of Sin,Brother for Brother and All the Comforts of Home, presented by the King Dramatic Company, featuring Kendal Weston and Floy Crowell, Lyceum, week of March 14, 1898. Booklet.ProgramC0110
Program - Ole Olson, starring Ed.F.Cogley, Lyceum,March 22,1898. Booklet.ProgramC0201
Program - The Idol's Eye, starring Frank Daniels, manager Kirke La Shelle, Lyceum, March 24, 1898. Booklet.ProgramC0202
Program - Sweet Inniscarra, starring Chauncey Olcott, written and directed by Augustus Pitou, Lyceum, March 25, 1898. Booklet.ProgramC0203
Program - A Strange Marriage, Under the City Lights, starring Ullie Akerstrom, directed by Gus Bernard, Lyceum, week of March 28, 1898. Booklet.ProgramC0204
Program - A Beautiful Slave, A Waif of London, starring Ullie Akerstrom, Lyceum, week of March 28, 1898. BookletProgramC0205
Program - The Silver King and Mr. Barnes of New York, presented by Van Osten's Big Tri-Star Company, featuring Inez Mecusker, Willard Lee, Ella Warren Harmon,Lyceum,week of April 4, 1898. Booklet.ProgramC0206
Program - An Enemy to the Czar, From Sire to Son, Men and Women, and A Social Highwayman, presented by Waite's Comedy Company, February 3-10, 1898. Pasted on paper backing.ProgramC0207
Program - McKenna's Fliration, The Veteran, Beacon Lights,presented by the Waite Comedy Company; A Bachelor's Housekeeper, directed by Gus Bernard, starring Ullie Akerstrom, Luceum, February 4-12, 1898, March 24, 1898. Pasted both sides of paper backing.ProgramC0208
Program - McKenna's Fliration, The Veteran, Beacon Lights,presented by the Waite Comedy Company; A Bachelor's Housekeeper, directed by Gus Bernard, starring Ullie Akerstrom, Luceum, February 4-12, 1898, March 24, 1898. Pasted both sides of paper backing.ProgramC0208
Program - The Cherry Pickers, presented by Augustus Pitou, Lyceum, April 11, 1898. Booklet.ProgramC0209
Program - Minstrel show, presented by Al. G. Field, Lyceum, April 14, 1898. Booklet.ProgramC0210
Program - A Bowery Pearl, An American's Victory, and Almost Dishonored, starring Alma Chester, managed by O.W. Dibble, Lyceum, week of April 18, 1898. Booklet.ProgramC0211
Program - Secret Service, presented by Charles Frohman, Lyceum,April 26, 1898. Booklet.ProgramC0301
Program - Kathleen Mavourneen, The Dean, and A Fight for a Million, starring Edna and Cecil Spooner, Lyceum, week of May 9, 1898. Booklet. ProgramC0302
Program - Forever Devil's Auction,written and produced by Charles H. Yale, Lyceum, September 1, 1898. Newspaper format.ProgramC0303
Program - Under the Red Robe, presented by Julius Cahn,Lyceum, October 19, 1898-99 season. Newspaper format.ProgramC0304
Program - Macbeth, starring Modjeska, directed by John C. Fisher, Lyceum, November 29, 1898. Newpaper format.ProgramC0305
Program - Macbeth, starring Modjeska, directed by John C. Fisher, Lyceum, November 29, 1898. Newpaper format.ProgramC0305
Program - Johnny on the Spot, managed by Charles Marks, Lyceum, January 2, 1899. Newspaper format.ProgramC0401
Program - The Highwayman, presented by the Broadway Theatre Opera Company, starring Camille D'Arville, Lyceum, January 4, 1899. Newspaper format.ProgramC0402
Program - H.M.S. Pinafore, Cavalleria Rusticana, and Said Pasha, presented by Waite's Opera Company, Lyceum, week of January 16, 1899. Newspaper format.ProgramC0403
Program - The Yeoman of the Guard, presented by the McKnight Choir, Lyceum, February 2-4, probably 1899. Booklet.ProgramC0404
Program - Great American Minstrels, presented by George Primrose and Lew Dockstader, Lyceum, July 26, 1899. Newspaper format.ProgramC0405
Program - Jack and the Beanstalk, managed by John L. Kerr, Lyceum, November 25, 1899. Newspaper format.ProgramC0405
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