Ellis Family Theater Memorabilia Collection 1887-1959


Ellis Family Theater Memorabilia Collection 1887-1959

3.00 linear ft



SNAC Resource ID: 6659302

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Ellis, Edith, 1876-1960

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Baker, Ellis, actress

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Kelly, George, 1887-1974

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George Kelly, playwright. From the description of The torch-bearers: typescript, n.d. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 144651961 ...

Ellis, Edward Charles, b. 1845

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Ellis Family

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Family History: The Ellis Family theatrical history began in 1859 when Edward Charles Ellis, age 14, left home and made his stage debut as a blackface comedian. This performance marked the beginning of over 100 years in theater for the Ellis Family. Beginning in approximately 1900, Edward's daughter, Edith Ellis, wrote three dozen plays for production on Broadway, elsewhere in the United States, and in London. Edward's son, also E...

Ellis, Edward, 1870-1952

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