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Edward Harrigan papers,

Title
Edward Harrigan papers, ca. 1870-1908.
Author
Harrigan, Edward, 1844-1911.
Supplementary Content
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Details

Description
11.1 linear feet (29 boxes)
Subject
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Additional Formats (note)
  • available on microfilm;
Source (note)
  • Logan, Nedda Harrigan
Biography (note)
  • Edward Harrigan (1845-1911) was an American playwright, actor and producer.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 1327
Author
Harrigan, Edward, 1844-1911.
Title
Edward Harrigan papers, ca. 1870-1908.
Additional Formats
Selected manuscripts available on microfilm; New York Public Library.
Summary
Collection consists of manuscripts, script materials and other items pertaining to Harrigan's plays. Manuscripts include holograph and typescript versions (some with manuscript revisions), carbons and fragments of plays. Also, programs, costume lists, stage designs, and printed songs.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Location of Other Archival Materials
Related materials can be found in the Edward Harrigan Papers, 1871-1984, Billy Rose Theatre Collection, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
Biography
Edward Harrigan (1845-1911) was an American playwright, actor and producer. He worked as an actor and comedian in California and New York. In New York he managed several theaters and wrote many plays about various ethnic groups in New York City.
Finding Aids
Finding aid available in repository and on internet.
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Occupation
Dramatists.
Theatrical producers and directors.
LCCN
ms 76001514
Research Call Number
MssCol 1327
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