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Billy Rose Theatre Collection photograph file

Collection Data

Description
The Billy Rose Theatre Collection's photograph archive holds personalities, productions, theatre buildings, and production studios. It is organized into three series, grouped by size of photographic print: "A" for the smallest, less than 8 x 10 inches; "B" for approximately 8 x 10 inches and slightly larger; and "C" for oversize prints. The so-called "A" files are rich in 19th-century carte-de-visite and cabinet card portraits, as well as 20th-century portrait proofs, personal snapshots, and photographic postcards. The series also includes some early production photographs, and a section on theatres subdivided geographically.
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1865 - 2005 (Inferred)
Library locations
Billy Rose Theatre Division
Topics
Motion pictures
Vaudeville
Puppet theater
Actors
Actresses
Genres
Photographs
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 2589a880-c52c-012f-2cb4-58d385a7bc34
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