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Der vitse ḳenig: hisṭorishe opereṭe
Additional title: וויצע קעניג
People's Theatre (New York, N.Y.) (Creator)
Feynman, Z. (Zigmunṭ), 1862-1919 (Creator)
פיינמאן, זיגמונד (Creator)

Yiddish theater collection

New York Yiddish theater placards

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1906
Place: Nyu Yorḳ
Publisher: Lipshiṭts Press
Place: ניו יארק
Publisher: ליפשיטץ פרעסס
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: **P (Yiddish Theater Posters) No. 219
Jewish arts
Kessler, Joseph, 1826-1887
People's Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
Theater, Yiddish -- New York (State) -- New York
Theatrical posters, Yiddish
קעסלער, יוסף
פיפעל'ס טהעאטער (ניו-יארק, נ"י)
Theatrical posters
Statement of responsibility: fun Herr Zigmunt Faynman.
Statement of responsibility: People's Theatre, 201 Bowery. Edelstein & Thomashefsky, lessees & managers. M. Rosenthal, regisseur, B. Bernstein, stage manager, L. Friedzel, composer & musical director.
Content: Featuring Joey Kessler (pictured) in an honorary benefit
Performers: With Madame Lobel, Madame Godinsky, Mr. Young, Mr. Brandes, Mr. Gold, Madame Gold, Mr. Mayzel, Mr. Teplitzky, Mr. Zuckerman and Miss Lillie Faynman, age 10.
Statement of responsibility: פון הערר זיגמונד פיינמאן
Physical Description
Extent: 1 poster : ports. ; 39 x 27 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 915138927
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20756047
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 433fb3c0-d260-0133-6dcf-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • : Place
  • 1906: Issued
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Der vitse ḳenig" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1906.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Der vitse ḳenig" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed April 2, 2020.

APA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1906). Der vitse ḳenig Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Der vitse ḳenig