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"The Pageant of Cape Cod" script (2 copies)

MS028.01.021.002 (RS193940)

Description

Two copies of the script for "The Pageant of Cape Cod," a production put on from August 15-19, 1914, on the banks of the Cape Cod Canal in Bourne. The cover features an illustration of a fisherman piloting a boat with a seagull overhead, a lighthouse in the background, and another ship in the distance. The pageant is described as "a magnificent out-door presentation of the drama that lies in the history and life of this community from the time of the landing of Bartholomew Gosnold and the naming of the Cape in 1602."

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
1914
Physical Description
2 scripts
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
289502
Reference Code
MS028.01.021.002

Record details

Originator
Langdon, William Chauncy, 1831-1895 (Author)
Descriptive Terms
celebrations
local history (discipline)
pageants
Material Type
scripts (documents)
Places
Bourne (Barnstable county, Massachusetts)
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]

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