Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937

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From the description of Autograph letters signed : Grand Hôtel Mürren ; and 31 Clifton Crescent, Fotherstone, to Olga Nethersole, 1913 July 26 and 1915 June 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270126227

From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Joan Severn, [1897?] Nov. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 763487288

From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : New York, 11 December 1906, to an unidentified recipient, 1906 Dec. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270577477

From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to Joan Severn, 1905 Oct. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 763183218

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [London], to maxine Elliott, 1913 Sept. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270522928

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creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Autograph letter signed : London, to Joan Severn, 1905 Oct. 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Thorpe, Courtenay, 19th cent. Autograph letter signed from Courtenay Thorpe, Brooklyn, to Mr. Palmer [manuscript], 1893 September 14. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Letter : [London], to unknown person, [ca. 1890] Texas Christian University
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Autograph letter signed : [London], to Mrs. George Du Maurier, 1895 Oct. 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Elizabeth Robins Papers, 1803-1963 Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn Papers, 1847-1933. Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Frueh, Alfred Joseph, 1880-1968. Theatrical caricatures : linocuts. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Winter, William, 1836-1917. Essay on Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson as Hamlet at the Knickerbocker Theater [manuscript], ca. 1904? Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn William Archer Collection, 1868-1990 V & A Department of Theatre and Performance
creatorOf Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950. George Bernard Shaw Collection, 1757-1963 (bulk 1875-1950). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn L. J. Binns caricatures, undated. Harvard Theater Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Winter, William, 1836-1917,. Autograph letters signed from William Winter to various recipients [manuscript], 1864-1917. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn John Jay Chapman additional letters to Conrad Chapman, 1914-1926. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937,. Autograph letters signed from J. Forbes-Robertson, London, to various unidentified correspondents and a playbill [manuscript], 1897-1927. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Jerome, Jerome K. (Jerome Klapka), 1859-1927. Jerome K. Jerome collection, ca. 1908-1922. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Letter : [London], to unknown person, [ca. 1890]. University of Chicago Library
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937,. Autograph letter signed from Johnston Forbes-Robertson, London, to William Winter [manuscript], 1913 June 8. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Henry Munroe Rogers papers, 1812-1937 (inclusive), 1862-1937 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Autograph letters signed : Grand Hôtel Mürren ; and 31 Clifton Crescent, Fotherstone, to Olga Nethersole, 1913 July 26 and 1915 June 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Miscellaneous theatrical papers, 1673-1976. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Wells collection of theatrical photographs, ca. 1890-1930. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Moore, George, 1852-1933,. Autograph letter signed from George Moore, London, to Mrs. Patrick Campbell [manuscript], 19th or 20th century. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Patterson, Christopher Stuart, 1842-1924. Letter to Horace Howard Furness, Jr., n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Pearl Mary Teresa Craigie papers, 1894-1909 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
creatorOf Robertson, W. Graham (Walford Graham), 1866-1948. Papers of W. Graham Robertson, 1875-1948. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Autograph File, F, 1447-1994. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Baker, George Pierce, 1866-1935. Papers of George Pierce Baker, 1882-1926 (inclusive), 1890-1926 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Robertson, Ian, 1858-1936,. Autograph letters signed from Ian Robertson, New York City and London, to Augustin Daly [manuscript], [1881?]-1893. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1914. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Amy Lowell autograph collection, 1523-1930. Houghton Library.
referencedIn German, Edward, Sir, 1862-1936. Autograph letters signed (15), dated : [London], 1890-1904, to Joseph Bennett, 1890-1904. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Autograph letter signed, dated : New York, 11 December 1906, to an unidentified recipient, 1906 Dec. 11. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Henry Arthur Jones Collection, ca.1840s-1931 V & A Department of Theatre and Performance
referencedIn Ray Henderson papers, 1904-1937 The New York Public Library. Billy Rose Theatre Division.
referencedIn Cairns, J. Actors' portraits, 1901-1902. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Fonds Edward Gordon Craig Bibliothèque nationale de France. Département des arts du spectacle
referencedIn Photographs of theatrical performers, 1862-1982. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Letter to Stephen Massett, 1885. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf James, Henry, 1843-1916. The high bid : typescript, [190-?]. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Autograph letter signed : to Lady [Effie] Millais, 1891 Nov. 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937,. Autograph letters signed from Johnston Forbes-Robertson to Augustin Daly [manuscript], 1890. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Drawings for the London Stage Collection, 1886-1924, 1886-1897 Yale Center for British Art
referencedIn Souvenir programs of contemporary personalities, 1880-1993. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937,. Autograph letters signed from Sir Johnston Forbes-Robertson to various recipients [manuscript], 1886-1926. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Autograph letter signed : London, to Joan Severn, [1897?] Nov. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Papers, 1693-1917 (inclusive), 1762-1917 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Elkins, Kate Felton. Kate Felton Elkins collection, 1775-1927. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Jerome, Jerome K. (Jerome Klapka), 1859-1927. Jerome K. Jerome collection, ca. 1908-1922. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Compton, Virginia Bateman, 1853-1940. Virginia Bateman Compton letters received and playbill, 1888-1925. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Nethersole, Olga, 1870-1951. Autograph letter signed : Heathland Lodge, East Heath, Hampstead, to Johnston Forbes-Robertson, 1915 June 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn George Bernard Shaw Collection TXRC99-A3., 1757-1963, (bulk 1875-1950) Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Autograph letter signed : [London], to maxine Elliott, 1913 Sept. 3. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Walbrook, H. M. (Henry Mackinnon), 1865-1941. Relaxations. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Oscar Wilde and his Literary Circle Collection: Correspondence, 1819, 1849-1957, 1962 William Andrews Clark Memorial Library.
referencedIn Theater collection, 1849-1964. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Photographs, prints, and drawings, ca. 1600-1936 (inclusive), 1861-1936 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Henderson, Ray, 1889-1937. Ray Henderson papers, 1904-1937 New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Robert Baldwin Ross Collection, 1888-1951 University of California, Los Angeles. William Andrews Clark Memorial Library
referencedIn Johnston Forbes-Robertson portrait, 1903 Sep 18. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. Letter, 1907 Dec. 10, the White House, Washington [D.C.], to Norman Hapgood, New York, New York. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Relaxations New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937,. Autograph letter signed from Johnston Forbes-Robertson, Los Angeles, to Viola R. Winter Brown, Los Angeles [manuscript], 1914 December 11. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Forbes-Robertson, Johnston, Sir, 1853-1937. Letters to Horace Howard Furness, to Miss Santly, and to the English-Speaking Union, 1901-1923. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Reid, Fanny, 19th cent. Autograph letter signed from Fanny Reid, London, to Moy Thomas [manuscript], 1883? July 23. Folger Shakespeare Library
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associatedWith Archer, William., 1856-1924 person
associatedWith Baker, George Pierce, 1866-1935. person
associatedWith Binns, L. J.. person
correspondedWith Brown, Graham, fl. 1886-1926 person
correspondedWith Brown, Viola R. Winter (Viola Rosamund Winter), 1881-1970 person
associatedWith Cairns, J. person
correspondedWith Carr, J. Comyns (Joseph Comyns), 1849-1916 person
associatedWith Cattermole, Charles, fl. 1859 person
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
correspondedWith Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933 person
associatedWith Compton, Virginia Bateman, 1853-1940. person
associatedWith Craig, Edward Gordon (1872-1966) person
correspondedWith Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899 person
correspondedWith Deighton, E. Lonsdale person
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Du Maurier, Emma Wightwick, d. 1915, person
associatedWith Du Maurier, Gerald. person
associatedWith Elkins, Kate Felton. person
associatedWith Elliott, Gertrude, d. 1950 person
associatedWith Elliott, Maxine, 1871-1940, person
associatedWith English-Speaking Union. corporateBody
correspondedWith Fiske, Harrison Grey, 1861-1942 person
correspondedWith Fries, T. C., fl. 1886-1926 person
associatedWith Frueh, Alfred Joseph, 1880-1968. person
associatedWith German, Edward, Sir, 1862-1936. person
correspondedWith Girdlestone, Frederic Kennedy Wilson, b. 1844 or 5 person
correspondedWith Haxell, Edward Nelson, 19th cent. person
correspondedWith Hay, W. Delisle (William Delisle), b. 1851 person
associatedWith Henderson, Ray, 1889-1937 person
associatedWith Henry Arthur Jones person
correspondedWith Hoadley, fl. 1886-1926 person
associatedWith Hobbes, John Oliver, 1867-1906 person
associatedWith Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905. person
associatedWith James, Henry, 1843-1916. person
associatedWith Jerome, Jerome K. (Jerome Klapka), 1859-1927. person
correspondedWith Lane, fl. 1886-1926 person
correspondedWith Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925 person
associatedWith Lucas, John Seymour, 1849-1923 person
correspondedWith Lyon, Edmund Herbert, b. 1860 or 1 person
associatedWith Mary Flagler Cary Music Collection (Pierpont Morgan Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Massett, Stephen, person
correspondedWith McEdge, fl. 1886-1926 person
correspondedWith McManus, Joseph Edward, d. 1921 person
associatedWith Millais, Euphemia Chalmers Gray, Lady, 1828-1897, person
associatedWith Moffat, Yard and Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Moore, George, 1852-1933, person
associatedWith Nethersole, Olga, 1870-1951, person
correspondedWith Partridge, Bernard, b. 1861 person
associatedWith Patterson, Christopher Stuart, 1842-1924. person
correspondedWith Platt, Isaac Hull, 1853-1912 person
associatedWith Reid, Fanny, 19th cent. person
associatedWith Robertson, Ian, 1858-1936, person
associatedWith Robertson, W. Graham (Walford Graham), 1866-1948. person
correspondedWith Robinson, Corinne Roosevelt, 1861-1933 person
correspondedWith Rogers, Henry Munroe, 1839-1937 person
associatedWith Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. person
correspondedWith Ross, Robert Baldwin 1869-1918 person
associatedWith Sadler's Wells Theatre (London, England) corporateBody
associatedWith Seligman, Isaac Newton, 1855-1917. person
associatedWith Severn, Arthur, Mrs., 1846-1924, person
associatedWith Severn, Arthur, Mrs., 1846-1924, person
associatedWith Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. person
associatedWith Shaw, George Bernard, 1856-1950 person
associatedWith Sheridan family. family
correspondedWith Skirrow, Mrs., fl. 1886-1926 person
correspondedWith Sloman, Anne, fl. 1886-1926 person
correspondedWith Smedley, Miss, fl. 1886-1926 person
correspondedWith Stoker, Bram, 1847-1912 person
associatedWith Thorpe, Courtenay, 19th cent. person
associatedWith Viljoen, Helen Gill, person
associatedWith Walbrook, H. M. (Henry Mackinnon), 1865-1941. person
associatedWith Wells, George Doane, collector. person
associatedWith William Andrews Clark Memorial Library corporateBody
associatedWith Winter, William, 1836-1917. person
correspondedWith Winter, William Jefferson, b. 1878 person
associatedWith Young, Robert, 1927-2008, person
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Hamlet (Legendary character)--Manuscripts
Shylock (Fictitious character)--Manuscripts
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Birth 1853-01-16

Death 1937-11-06

Britons

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