Theatrical letters sent to Herbert I. Jackson, 1898-1944.

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Theatrical letters sent to Herbert I. Jackson, 1898-1944.

Letters sent to American Herbert I. Jackson from actors, actresses and otherpersons involved in the theater.

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Smith, Harry Bache, 1860-1936

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Willard, Catherine, approximately 1900-1954

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Kearns, Elsie Herndon, 1884-

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Gerdale?, Katherine.

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O?, Frederic.

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Lee, William H.

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Goodspeed, Charles E. (Charles Eliot), 1867-1950

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Carhart, James L.

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Griffith, Frank Carlos, 1851-1939

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Le Gallienne, Eva, 1899-1991

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Goodspeed, George T.

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Lang, Albert.

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Leslie, Noel

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Fiske, Harrison Grey, 1861-1942

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Biographical Notes Minnie Maddern Fiske 1865, Dec. 19 Born Marie Augusta Davey, New Orleans, La. 1868 First stage performance, as the young Duke of York in Shakespeare's Richard III 1880 Appeared on New York st...

Standing, Katherine.

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Carlon, Linda

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Yale University. Dramatic Association

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Jewett Repertory Theatre Fund (Boston, Mass.)

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Allen, C. Leslie (Charles Leslie), 1830-1917

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Henry Jewett.

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Proctor, Anna.

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Henderson, Lyn.

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Old Vic Company

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Craske, Leonard, 1878-1950

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Barrett, Edith, 1906-1977

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Vansittart, Robert Gilbert Vansittart, Baron, 1881-1957

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Kingsford, Walter, 1881-1958

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Field, Fanny Seymour.

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Hampden, Walter, 1879-1955

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American actor, director, manager, promoter, and critic. From the description of Papers, [ca. 1890-1955] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155508085 Hampden was an American actor. From the description of [Letter] 1930 Jun. 19, 16 Gramercy Park, New York [to] Marjory P. Nield / Walter Hampden. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 231685962 ...

Carlton, Hugh?

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Wingfield, H. Conway.

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Jackson, Herbert I., recipient.

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Herbert I. Jackson (1870-1955) was a Boston, Massachusetts collector of theatrical materials. His father was Charles E. Jackson and mother was Caroline A. Kerman. He was married on October 6, 1898 to Grace M. Greenough Jackson and they had a child, Emily C. Jackson. They lived in Hyde Park, Boston. From the guide to the Theatrical letters sent to Herbert I. Jackson, 1898-1944., (Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) ...

Birknell?, Olga.

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Ediss, May.

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Gould, Harold, 1923-2010

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S., Charles.

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Day, Roy, 1887 or 8-1963.

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Yardale, Katherine.

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Howson, Charles Edwin, -1907

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Tree, Herbert Beerbohm, Sir, 1852-1917

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Herbert Beerbohm Tree was an English actor-manager and writer. From the description of Herbert Beerbohm Tree collection. [1891-1902]. (University of Victoria Libraries). WorldCat record id: 676800446 English actor-manager of the early 20th century. From the description of Herbert D. B. Tree collection, 1891-1917. (University of California, Davis). WorldCat record id: 506484524 Herbert Beerbohm Tree was a successful actor manager, renowned for his product...

Skinner, Maud Dubin, d. 1936

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