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Boston Bijou Theatre, 352 Washington Street, published by E.O. Skelton, Boston, Mass., 1883

GC002.01.MA.3500.001 (RS639)

Description

This cover of a Boston Bijou Theatre program depicts an interior view of the stage with actors. The spectators are visible in the front and side balconies and the decorative ceiling and walls are emphasized. At the bottom of the program, it also reads: "Dedicated Dec. 11th 1882 / Edw'd. H. Hastings, Manager." The program verso shows a "Diagram of seats with exits indicated."

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Details

Collection Name
Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s
Collection Code
GC002
Acquisition Type
Estate
Date of Acquisition
1923-01-24
Physical Description
1 program ; 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 inches
Dimensions
7.25x 7.25(HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Graphic Materials
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
DigitalID: 000639
AccessID: 874
Other identifier: HNEDID-000639
Other identifier: pr235
Credit Line
Gift of the estate of Miss F.G. Stevenson, 1923
GUSN
195528
Reference Code
GC002.01.MA.3500.001

Record details

Originator
Forbes Lithograph Manufacturing Company (Lithographer)
Skelton, Edward Oliver (Publisher)
Other People
Wetherell, George Homans
Descriptive Terms
interior views
performances (entertainment events)
stages (performance spaces)
theaters (buildings)
Material Type
prints (visual works)
theater programs
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Bijou Theatre (Boston, Mass.)
Location Note
Prints: Boston, Ma.: Boston Theatre, Washington St.
Publications Referencing This Collection
Boston Bijou Theatre Company records, 1882-1927 (inclusive).

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