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Ellis Mayes Theatre Collection

Identifier: MS-3648

The Ellis Mayes Theatre Collection contains memorabilia and personal effects of Ellis Mayes, an actor with Knoxville's Carousel Theatre for several decades. Included are photographs, playbills, scripts, and personal mementos belonging to Mayes. Materials date from the 1940s to the 1990s.

Dates: 1935-2002

John S. Van Gilder Playbill Collection

Identifier: MS-0915

This collection contains a large selection of playbills, programs, and travel books collected by John S. Van Gilder.

Dates: 1956-1967

Roy Rochelle, Jr. Playbill Collection

Identifier: MS-3342

This collection consists primarily of a series of New York City Playbills documenting a variety of Broadway theaters from 1938 through 1995. It also houses programs from Carnegie Hall (1940-1978) and Radio City Music Hall (1940-1978) in addition to New York City World's Fair Magazines (1940-1965).

Dates: 1938-1995

Theater Playbills

Identifier: MS-2804

This collection consists of Broadway playbills from the early 1920s into the 1960s; the collection also contains playbills from other theaters around the country, including the Shubert Theater in New Haven, Connecticut, the Barter Theater in Virginia and the Bijou, Carousel, and Staub theaters of Knoxville, Tenn., some of which date as far back as 1890.

Dates: 1890-1969