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The OP spectacles / Cruikshank del.

The OP spectacles / Cruikshank del.

Satire showing head of Clifford with two circles representing huge spectacles, "Old house old prices & no private boxes" and "Old house old prices & no pigeon holes," over his eyes. Each circle contains a symme... more

[The interior of a kabuki theater]

[The interior of a kabuki theater]

Print shows a full audience of men and women at a kabuki theater. Title devised by Library staff. Adachi modern reprint (Showa). Forms part of: Japanese prints and drawings (Library of Congress).

Ukie sakaicho fukiyacho kaomise yoshibai no zu

Ukie sakaicho fukiyacho kaomise yoshibai no zu

Print shows a crowded street through the gates to the theater district. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print specialists in 2005-06. Format: horizontal Oban Nishik... more

Afbeelding van de Schouwplaats, geduurende den Brand van den Shouwburg te Amsterdam, de 11den May, 1772 Vue de la Salle du Spectacle d'Amsterdam pendant l'Incendie, le 11e. May, 1772 P. Barbiers, ad vivum del. ; C. Bogerts, sculpsit ; T. Crajenschot, excudit

Afbeelding van de Schouwplaats, geduurende den Brand van den Shouwburg...

Print shows an interior view of a theater with flames emerging on the left, as the frightened audience rushes to escape, in Amsterdam, May 11, 1772. Title from item.

A side box

A side box

Two elegantly-dressed women seated in theater box, with man offering fruit to one woman. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Congress).

Ōshibai ukie no zu

Ōshibai ukie no zu

Print shows interior view of a theater with seating in the foreground and along the sides, and the stage in the background. Title and other descriptive information compiled by Nichibunken-sponsored Edo print sp... more

Covent Garden Theatre, London, circa 1821
Theatrical reflection, or a peep at the looking glass curtain at the Royal Coburg Theatre

Theatrical reflection, or a peep at the looking glass curtain at the R...

Print shows the mirrored curtain reflecting the audience at the Royal Coburg Theatre (Old Vic Theatre) and Ramo Samee, a juggler, magician, and sword swallower, juggling on stage. Title from item. Forms part of... more

Wolves triumphant or A fig for public opinion / R C [Cruikshank].

Wolves triumphant or A fig for public opinion / R C [Cruikshank].

"A corner of the stage (right) at Drury Lane, with a section of the pit in the foreground (left). Kean, as Richard III, postures before his tent, frantically flourishing his sword, and exclaiming Richard is not... more

To Edward Hardwick, Esqre. & the Revd. G.C. Smith for their humane exertions in rescuing the sufferers - this view of the ruins of the Brunswick Theatre is respectfully inscribed by their obedient servants W.K. Wakefield & S. Cox J.M. Huggins, pinxt

To Edward Hardwick, Esqre. & the Revd. G.C. Smith for their humane exe...

Print shows a view from the street of the ruins of the Brunswick Theatre, Wellclose Square, London, after it collasped on February 28th, 1828. Title from item.

Odeon, Tremont Theatre, Athenæum, Washington Statue

Odeon, Tremont Theatre, Athenæum, Washington Statue

Print shows four vignettes of the Tremont Theatre, the Odeon theater, the Boston Athenaeum, and a statue of George Washington in Boston, Massachusetts. Title from item. Illus. from: Bowen's picture of Boston, o... more

Chestnut Street Theater

Chestnut Street Theater

Photograph shows a street level view of the front facade of the Chestnut Street Theater in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, with scaffolding on the right side. Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-1999:126). Form... more

Arch Street Theatre

Arch Street Theatre

Photo shows an exterior view of the Arch Street Theatre, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Title devised by Library staff. (DLC/PP-1999:126). Forms part of: Marian S. Carson collection at the Library of Congress.

Chestnut St. Theatre, north side Chestnut St. next door to 6th St., taken April 26, 1853

Chestnut St. Theatre, north side Chestnut St. next door to 6th St., ta...

Photograph shows theater in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania with sign advertising Julia Daly in Faint Heart; on left side is the Melodeon theater and on the right side is the Shakespeare Bowling Saloon with a shooti... more

Behind the scenes

Behind the scenes

Backstage, Mr. Punch in top hat and tails, looks at a gentleman identified as "Manager Pam," peeking through a hole in the curtain. Caption, inscribed below title, reads: Manager Pam (Peeping through the curtai... more

Winter Garden & B'way New York City

Winter Garden & B'way New York City

Photograph shows street traffic and businesses on Broadway near the Winter Garden Theater and the Southern Hotel. The theater, renamed the Winter Garden in 1859, was destroyed by a fire in March 1867, which als... more

Palestine. Moabitez Theatre / Dumas.

Palestine. Moabitez Theatre / Dumas.

Rubble and remains of the Moabitez (Moabites?) Theatre, possibly in Jordan. Title from item. No. 401.

Academy of Music, Fourteenth Street New York City

Academy of Music, Fourteenth Street New York City

On mount: American Views. New York City. No. 335. Title from item. Forms part of the Marian S. Carson Collection at the Library of Congress.

Theatre de L'Ambiq i.e. L'Ambigu Comique

Theatre de L'Ambiq i.e. L'Ambigu Comique

Title from item. Card number: "No. 588." Publisher attribution based on provenance. Gottheim collection code: GM 36. Forms part of the Larry Gottheim Collection of stereographs and other early photographs (Libr... more

Interior view of the Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy

Interior view of the Teatro alla Scala, Milan, Italy

In album: Browning Collection of Portraits, etc., p. 50 (top left). Color laser copy reference surrogate for LOT 6633 is available for use in the Prints and Photographs Reading Room (Filed with Finding Aids).

Booth's new theatre, Twenty-third Street and Sixth Avenue

Booth's new theatre, Twenty-third Street and Sixth Avenue

Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 13, no. 628 (1869 Jan. 9), p. 29. Print after a photograph by Rockwood. Title from item.

[Ford's Theater, Washington, D.C.]

[Ford's Theater, Washington, D.C.]

Stereograph shows front exterior of Ford's Theater. Title devised by Library staff. On mount recto: Sold only by Underwood & Underwood, Liverpool, New York, Chicago, Toronto, Ottawa, Kas, El Paso Tex. Source un... more

[Broadway near Grand St., New York City]

[Broadway near Grand St., New York City]

Crowded street scene showing carriages and commercial buildings.

Musical Fund Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Musical Fund Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

On item: G.[?]P. 185, 6:309 Title from item.

Le Théâtre Lyrique incendié Vue interieure de la salle A. Liébert, photo, 81, rue St. Lazare

Le Théâtre Lyrique incendié Vue interieure de la salle A. Liébert, pho...

Illustration shows the interior of theater in Paris after being destroyed by fire during the Siege of Paris in the Franco-Prussian War. Title from item. Illus. in: Les ruines de Paris et de ses environs, 1870-1... more

[Two men and a woman in a theater balcony]

[Two men and a woman in a theater balcony]

Title devised by cataloger. No publication information. (DLC/PP-1937:0027). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress).

Hawaii album, p. 13, buildings

Hawaii album, p. 13, buildings

Photographs show buildings in Hawaii including a temple ("Heiau") with stone figure statues, a theater, a store with sign "Dillingham & Co.", a mausoleum, Queen Emma's house, Wailuku sugar plantation, Kawaiahao... more

Theatre, Cienfuegos, Cuba, The

Theatre, Cienfuegos, Cuba, The

"64" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 08854. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Interior of Wallack's new theatre - the screen scene in "the school for scandal" / drawn by Graham and Thulstrup.

Interior of Wallack's new theatre - the screen scene in "the school fo...

Print shows the interior of Wallacks Theatre during the play "The School for Scandal." Title from item. Illus. in: Harper's weekly, v. 26, no. 1307 (1882 January 7), p. 1.

United in misery / F. Opper.

United in misery / F. Opper.

Illustration shows a minister and a "theater manager" crying because of poor attendance at sermons and theater closures due to "poor business"; a young boy on roller skates is nearby with a sandwich board that ... more

A theatre party

A theatre party

(DLC/PP-1933:0118). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published as cover of: Harper's bazaar, 21:409 (June 23, 1888).

[Theatre Annamite, Paris Exposition, 1889]

[Theatre Annamite, Paris Exposition, 1889]

Originals in PR12, LOT 6634.

Rustic theatre, Riverton Park, Portland, Me

Rustic theatre, Riverton Park, Portland, Me

"2363" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 062085. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Chicago, Ill., Illinois Theatre

Chicago, Ill., Illinois Theatre

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034702. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Frankfurt. AM. Neues Schauspielhaus

Frankfurt. AM. Neues Schauspielhaus

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Germany. Frankfort on Main. New Theater." Print no. "18167. P.Z." Purchase; Det... more

Cherbourg. Grand Theâtre et Fontaine Mouchel

Cherbourg. Grand Theâtre et Fontaine Mouchel

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "France. Cherbourg. Grande Theatre and Mouchel Fountain." Print no. "9737. P.Z."... more

[Theater interior. Section. Rendering]

[Theater interior. Section. Rendering]

Title devised by Library staff. Anonymous French artist, per donor's notes. Kenneth H. Walker Collection. Gift; Kenneth H. Walker; 1999; (DLC/PP-2000:029). Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2000:029, no. 20. Conservation... more

Detroit, Mich., Miles Theatre

Detroit, Mich., Miles Theatre

Title from jacket. "444-T" on negative. Capitol Square Park. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 062898. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

[Theater façade. Elevation rendering]

[Theater façade. Elevation rendering]

Title devised by Library staff. Anonymous French artist, per donor's notes. Kenneth H. Walker Collection. Gift; Kenneth H. Walker; 1999; (DLC/PP-2000:029). Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 2000:029, no. 19. Conservation... more

Malta. Teatro Reale

Malta. Teatro Reale

Title from item. Title in General-Photochrom-Katalog, 30. Ausgabe 1911. Photoglob-Abteilung der Vereinigten Kunstanstalten, A.G. Zürich München, 1911: "Malta. Malta. Teatro Reale". Print no. "18423. P.Z." Also ... more

Part of the village of Johore --  open air theater at the left of the picture

Part of the village of Johore -- open air theater at the left of the ...

(DLC/PP-1935:0022). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "Life in the Malay Peninsular" by John Fairlie, Century, 45:582 (Feb. 1893).

Labor Day parade on Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C.

Labor Day parade on Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D.C.

Photograph shows parade on Pennsylvania Avenue in the vicinity of Kernan's Lyceum theater and unfinished post office building. Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of Brady-Handy Photograph Collection (Li... more

Theater at 40 Miles

Theater at 40 Miles

Photograph shows the actress Esther Lyons and another woman inserted into a scene of a group of people at a theater at 40 Mile, in the Yukon. Although Lyons wrote a series of articles about the expedition she c... more

Beatrice was making an angel

Beatrice was making an angel

Title on verso. (DLC/PP-1932:0030). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: "The Play's the Thing" by Albert W. Vorse, Scribner's magazine, 26:169 (Aug. 1899).

During a performance at Hammerstein's Paradise Gardens, New York

During a performance at Hammerstein's Paradise Gardens, New York

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 014750. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Detroit, Mich., Lyceum Theatre, Thompson drop curtain

Detroit, Mich., Lyceum Theatre, Thompson drop curtain

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 042951. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Theatre Comique

Theatre Comique

Title from jacket. "Vaudeville" and "First time in Detroit" on billboard. Detroit Publishing Co. no. X 306. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Foyer, Temple Theatre, Detroit, Mich.

The Foyer, Temple Theatre, Detroit, Mich.

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 043060. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Majestic Theatre, Boston, Mass

Majestic Theatre, Boston, Mass

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). "1882" on negative. Now known as the Saxon Theatre. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 017047. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The ... Theatre, Olentangy Park, Columbus, Ohio

The ... Theatre, Olentangy Park, Columbus, Ohio

Title from jacket. "G 5816" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 039062. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

New Lyric Theatre, Mobile, Ala

New Lyric Theatre, Mobile, Ala

Sign on building in foreground: S. Joachim St. "G 7055" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 071786. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Windmill, Hammerstein's Paradise Gardens, New York

The Windmill, Hammerstein's Paradise Gardens, New York

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 014749. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Teatro de Tacon, Habana
Forest Park Theater, Little Rock, Ark.

Forest Park Theater, Little Rock, Ark.

Title from jacket. "G 6777" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 039507. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Detroit, Michigan, Temple Theatre auditorium

Detroit, Michigan, Temple Theatre auditorium

Title from jacket. "Detroit Photographic Co." on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 045126. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

New York, N.Y., Saturday matinee, Casino Theatre

New York, N.Y., Saturday matinee, Casino Theatre

Title from jacket. "H 341" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 036502. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Wisconsin St., Milwaukee

Wisconsin St., Milwaukee

Photograph shows downtown Milwaukee with Academy Theater in the foreground and the Pabst building in the background with pedestrians, horses, and trolleys on the street. Title from item. No. 012568. Correspondi... more

Gem Theatre and boat landing, Peak's i.e. Peak Island, Portland harbor, Me

Gem Theatre and boat landing, Peak's i.e. Peak Island, Portland harbor...

"89" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 071518. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Entrance to Keith's Theatre, Philadelphia, Pa.

Entrance to Keith's Theatre, Philadelphia, Pa.

Title from jacket. "H 358" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034743. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Old Ford's Theater, where Lincoln was assassinated

Old Ford's Theater, where Lincoln was assassinated

Title and date from Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "X 99" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013020. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Opera House and Temple Theatre, Detroit, Michigan

Opera House and Temple Theatre, Detroit, Michigan

Title from jacket. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 045130. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Casino Theatre, New York

The Casino Theatre, New York

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue J (1901). "716-22" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 013094. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Empire Theatre, Detroit, Mich

Empire Theatre, Detroit, Mich

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Detroit Publishing Co. no. 017262. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Detroit, Michigan, Temple Theatre interior

Detroit, Michigan, Temple Theatre interior

Title from jacket. "Detroit Photographic Co." on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 045122. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Hudson Theatre and the Quality Shop, New York, N.Y.

Hudson Theatre and the Quality Shop, New York, N.Y.

Title from jacket. Negative broken and taped to second sheet of glass. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 068347. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Monument Square, Portland, Me

Monument Square, Portland, Me

Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). Portland Theatre at left. "2342" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 017713. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Central Park, Teatro Nacional, and Gran Hotel Inglaterra, Havana, Cuba

Central Park, Teatro Nacional, and Gran Hotel Inglaterra, Havana, Cuba

Theater at left; hotel in center. Date based on Detroit, Catalogue P (1906). "181" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 017662. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

Court Square Theatre Building, Springfield, Mass.

Court Square Theatre Building, Springfield, Mass.

Title from jacket. "3957" on negative. Detroit Publishing Co. no. 034907. Gift; State Historical Society of Colorado; 1949.

The Auditorium and annex, Chicago

The Auditorium and annex, Chicago

Copyright 1900 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Similar image (LC-D4-12620). Note for similar image in (LC-D4-12620): Auditorium Building and Congress Hotel and Annex, later part of Roosevelt Univer... more

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