Autograph letters signed from Wilson Barrett to various people [manuscript], 1884-1903.


Autograph letters signed from Wilson Barrett to various people [manuscript], 1884-1903.

Includes 53 autograph letters signed, 1 telegram, 1 typescript and 2 autographs. Correspondents: Buck, Howard Paul, Eugene Tompkins, Miss Boughton, William Moy Thomas, Gibbon, Handy, Whelpley, William Winter, Miss M. Ironside-Jackson and others. Some items undated.

57 items.


SNAC Resource ID: 7523443

Folger Shakespeare Library

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Barrett, Wilson, 1848-1904 (person)

Alfred Wilson Barrettt was an actor, dramatist, theatre proprietor and manager. One of his 27 works for the stage was set in Australia (The never-never land, 1902). He visited Australia twice in 1896 and 1902-03. From the description of The sign of the cross [manuscript]. [1895?] (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 224360457 Wilson Barrett, an actor, playwright, and theatre manager, was raised in London, where he worked odd jobs as a child. He began acting in 1864, an...

Handy, Moses P. (Moses Purnell), 1847-1898 (person)

American newspaper editor; chief of the Department of Publicity & Promotion of the Chicago International Exposition of 1893. From the description of M. P. Handy letter to S. S. McClure [manuscript], 1893 February 3. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 774711546 ...

Buck, E. A. (Edward A.), Colonel (person)

Ironside-Jackson, M., Miss, fl. 1886-1903 (person)

Tompkins, Eugene (person)

Thomas, W. Moy (William Moy), 1828-1910 (person)

English author and editor. From the description of Autograph letter signed : 10, Queen's Road West, London, to the Earl of Harrowby, 1860 Mar. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270572069 ...

Paul, Howard, 1835-1905 (person)

Whelpley, Mr., fl. 1893 (person)

Boughton, Miss, fl. 1884 (person)

Winter, William, 1836-1917 (person)

American drama critic. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Tompkinsville (Staten Island, N.Y.), 17 April 1886, to Mrs. Tracy, 1886 Apr. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270679284 Massachusetts native William Winter graduated from Harvard law school, but began his career as a journalist. He wrote for numerous journals before securing a position as drama critic at the New York Tribune. In addition to being one of the most influential critics of his day, ...

Gibbon, fl. 1885 (person)