Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
The collection consists of programs, scrapbooks, clippings, cast lists, photographs, illustrations, correspondence, personal items, invitations, a manuscript score of Aida, playbills, and reviews pertaining to New Orleans musical and theatrical performances between 1843 and 1990. There are also music programs from places outside of New Orleans.
A collection of material dealing with the social and business life of New Orleans from the 1850s through the 1930s. The collection includes material on fairs, expositions, balls, receptions, concerts, theater performances, social and religious organizations, dedications, women's fashions, souvenir booklets, maps, and business advertisements.
The collection consists of correspondence (1936-1938) dealing mainly with finances, bills and receipts, cash and checkbooks, lists of participants and subscribers, programs, tickets, prompt scripts, newspaper clippings, and one photograph. The programs include those from the Children's Theatre Guild, Experimental Theatre, Modern Film Society, and Le Petit Theatre.
The collection contains scrapbooks, correspondence, playbills, broadsides, autographs, news clippings, photographs, programs, property plots, and telegrams related to the performing arts, mainly in New Orleans. One scrapbook covers New Orleans theater exclusively, another was compiled by Albert Valentine Veazie, another by Isaac Heller, and finally there is a copy of a "Kind Sir" world premier broadside.
1930-[1950-1958]-1973 Growing artificial collection of printed ephemera related to or originating from Uruguay. Currently the collection consists of one series concerning Carnival in Montevideo. Series I contains 13 pieces.
This collection includes handwritten and typed personal and professional correspondence, photographs, posters, programs, clippings, printed material, scores, financial papers, telegrams, envelopes, invitations, greeting cards, contracts and other papers of William P. Lancaster, music teacher, and Alger Lancaster, theatrical producer and theater owner.