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Scrapbooks on Sarah Siddons.

Title
Scrapbooks on Sarah Siddons.
Publication
[compiled circa 1780-1837]
Supplementary Content
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StatusFormatAccessCall NumberItem Location
Mixed materialPermit needed Pforz BND-MSS (Siddons, S.)Schwarzman Building - Pforzheimer Collection Room 319

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Additional Authors
  • Combe, Cecilia, 1794-1868.
  • Kemble, John Philip, 1757-1823.
  • Siddons, Henry, 1774-1815.
  • Siddons, Sarah, 1755-1831.
  • Siddons, William, 1744-1808.
  • Peake, Richard, 1757-1829.
  • Tahourdin, Peter, 1771-1844.
  • Elliston, R. W. (Robert William), 1774-1831
  • Kemble, John Philip, 1757-1823
  • Peake, Richard, 1757-1829
  • Ward, Charles, active 1806-1833
  • Westley, Thomas, active 1776-1803
  • Morrison, Alfred, 1821-1897
  • Ransom, Morland & Hammersley.
  • Hammersleys & Co.
Description
2 volumes; 26 cm
Summary
Two quarto scrapbooks put together by an unidentifed compiler, containing a large collection of newspaper clippings, playbills (printed originals and manuscript tracings), and various theatrical notices relating to the career of Sarah Siddons. Includes manuscript accounts, checks, and statements of payment to her; and letters, most by her husband, William Siddons, some by her son, Henry Siddons, a few by Sarah Siddons herself. For a detailed list of the manuscripts, consult the finding aid (link above). Bound in drab wrappers, paper-covered cloth spines with manuscript spine titling. Formerly owned by Alfred Morrison, with his monogram bookplate in each volume.
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Clippings.
  • Playbills.
  • Broadsides.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Call Number
Pforz BND-MSS (Siddons, S.)
OCLC
1098178858
Title
Scrapbooks on Sarah Siddons.
Production
[compiled circa 1780-1837]
Access
Restricted access; Pforzheimer Collection; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
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Finding Aid
Added Author
Combe, Cecilia, 1794-1868.
Kemble, John Philip, 1757-1823.
Siddons, Henry, 1774-1815.
Siddons, Sarah, 1755-1831.
Siddons, William, 1744-1808.
Peake, Richard, 1757-1829.
Tahourdin, Peter, 1771-1844.
Elliston, R. W. (Robert William), 1774-1831, addressee.
Kemble, John Philip, 1757-1823, addressee.
Peake, Richard, 1757-1829, addressee.
Ward, Charles, active 1806-1833, addressee.
Westley, Thomas, active 1776-1803, addressee.
Morrison, Alfred, 1821-1897, former owner.
Ransom, Morland & Hammersley.
Hammersleys & Co.
Research Call Number
Pforz BND-MSS (Siddons, S.)
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