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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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Programs - Love and Law, written by Milton Nobles, starring Dolly Nobles, Opera House, January 13, 1887; Passion and Slave, produced by T.H Winnett, Opera House, January 14, 1887. Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1101
Programs - Two Johns, written by and starring J.C. Stewart, Opera House, January 19, 1887; Cattle King, starring James H. Wallick, Opera House, January 21, 1887. Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1102
Program - Over the Garden Wall, starring Mr. and Mrs. Geo. S. Knight, Opera House, February 17, 1887. Opera House Proscenium. Two Copies.ProgramA1103
Program - The Little Tycoon, presented by the Temple Theatre Comic Opera Company, Opera House, February 8, 1887. Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1104
Program - May Blossom, the Fisherman's Bride, starring Benj. Maginley, produced by Gusrave Frohman, Opera House, February 12, 1887. Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1105
Program - The Gypsy Baron, presented by the Conried English Opera Co., Opera House, March 3, 1887. Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1106
Program - Meg Merilies, starring Madame Janauschek, Opera House, March 9, 1887. (2 versions)ProgramA1107
Program - Ermine, presented by Rudolph Aronson's New York Comic Opera Company, Opera House, March 28, 1887. Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1108
Program - Oh! What a Night, managed by John H. Robb, starring Gus Williams, Opera House, March 29, 1887. Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1109
Program - Our Irish Visitors, managed by J.M. Hill, Opera House, April 2, 1887; Program - Concert, presented by the Clara Louise Kellogg Concert & Opera Company, featuring Clara Louise Kellogg, soprano, Opera House, 12 April 1887. Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1201
Program - Concert, starring Clara Louise Kellogg, soprano, Opera House, April 12, 1887. Small program.ProgramA1202
Program - Concert, starring Clara Louise Kellogg, soprano, Opera House, April 12, 1887. Small program.ProgramA1202
Program - Richelieu, starring Thos. W. Keene, Opera House, April 15, 1887. Opera House Proscenium. Program - Concert, Elmira Choral Society, Opera House, April 22, 1887. ProgramA1203
Program - Zo Zo, produced by C. R. Gardner, Opera House, April 21, 1887. Front page of Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1204
Program - The Little Tycoon, presented by the Temple Theater Comic Opera Company, Opera House, April 23, 1887.ProgramA1205
Program - Equescurriculum,presented by Prof. Bristol, Opera House, April 25-30, 1887. Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1206
Program - Equescurriculum,presented by Prof. Bristol, Opera House, April 25-30, 1887. Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1206
Program - Equescurriculum, presented by Professor Bristol, Opera House, April 25-30, 1887, Opera House Proscenium; Program - First Concert, by the 26th Band, H.E. Cogswell conducting, Opera House, May 3, 1887; Program - Lorle, or The Artist's Dream, starring Maggie Mitchell, directed by H.E. Sanford, Opera House, May 4, 1887, Opera House Proscenium; Program - Ruddygore, or the Witch's Curse, presented by R. D'Oyle Carte Opera Company, managed by John Stetson, Opera House, May 5, 1887, Opera House Proscenium. Pasted back to back, mounted. ProgramA1207
Program - Ruddygore, or The Witch's Curse, presented by the R. D'Oyly Carte Opera Company, managed by John Stetson, Opera House, May 5, 1887, Opera House Proscenium.ProgramA1208
Program - Dockstader's Minstrels, Opera House, May 12, 1887, Opera House Proscenium; Program - Streets of New York, starring George C. Boniface, managed by E.M. Gardiner, Opera House, May 18, 1887, Opera House Proscenium. Program - Wilson & Rankin's Minstrels, probably Opera House, no date; Tony Pastor's Program, Opera House, August 18, no year. Mounted and pasted back to back.ProgramA1209
Program - May Musical Festival, Closing Concert,directed by H.R. Palmer, accompanied by Cogswell's Orchestra, Opera House, June 3,1887. Errata enclosed. ProgramA1301
Program - Richard III, starring Thomas W. Keene, managed by Ariel N. Barney, Opera House, September 1, 1887.ProgramA1302
Program - Tobogganing, starring W.A. Westaver, managed by John P. Slocum, Opera House, September 12, 1887ProgramA1303
Program - Richard III, starring Thomas W. Keene, managed by Ariel N. Barney, Opera House, September 1, 1887; Program - Our Irish Visitors, starring Thomas E. Murray and Mark Murphy, managed by J.M. Hill, Opera House, September 10, probably 1887; Program - Tobogganing, starring W.A.Mestayer, managed by John F. Slocum. Opera House, September 12, 1887; Program - Hearts of Oak, starring and supervised by James A. Herne, Opera House, September 14, 1887. Pasted on backing, both sides.ProgramA1304
Program - Nanon, presented by the Carleton Opera Company, Opera House, September 21, 1887ProgramA1305
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