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


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."


Descriptive Terms

interior views
theaters (buildings)
performances (entertainment events)
stages (performance spaces)
prints (visual works)
theater programs

Additional Identification Number

DigitalID 000639
AccessID 874
Other identifier HNEDID-000639
Other identifier pr235

Physical Description

1 program ; 7 1/4 x 7 1/4 inches

Collection Code


Collection Name

Prints and engravings collection, 1830s-1920s

Date of Acquisition


Reference Code


Acquisition Type


Image Dimensions

7.25 x 7.25 (HxW)(inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the estate of Miss F.G. Stevenson, 1923


Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)

Record Details


Forbes Lithograph Manufacturing Company (Lithographer)
Skelton, Edward Oliver (Publisher)

Material Type

prints (visual works)
theater programs

Other People

Wetherell, George Homans

Publications Referencing This Collection

Boston Bijou Theatre Company records, 1882-1927 (inclusive).

Description Level


Location Note

Prints: Boston, Ma.: Boston Theatre, Washington St.