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MS Thr 433

Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893. Edwin Booth letters to Lawrence Barrett, 1880-1891: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Thr 433
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893.
Title: Edwin Booth letters to Lawrence Barrett,
Date(s): 1880-1891 and undated.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 volume (.2 linear feet)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters written to the American actor Lawrence Barrett from fellow American actor Edwin Booth.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:


Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Edwin Booth Letters to Lawrence Barrett, 1880-1891 (MS Thr 433). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Both Booth and Barrett (1838-1891) were American actors best known for their Shakespearean roles.


Arranged chronologically.

Scope and Contents

Letters from Booth to Barrett.

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