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Playbills -- United States

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Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Broadway Playbills Collection

Identifier: MS-2800
Abstract Collection contains playbills, almost exclusively from Broadway productions, from 1956-1967. Among the playbills included are: Long Day's Journey into Night, West Side Story, Look Homeward Angel, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf, and All the Way Home (the Broadway play based on James Agee's A Death in the Family). Most playbills include a ticket stub and a...
Dates: 1956-1967

Broadway Playbills Collection

Identifier: MS-3059

This collection contains Broadway playbills from 1926 and 1948 through 1981. Titles include The Boy Friend, Cabaret, Cole Porter's Can-Can, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Hair, The King and I, My Fair Lady, Seven Year Itch, South Pacific, and The Unsinkable Molly Brown, among many others.

Dates: 1926, 1946-1981

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