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Theater Ticket to Shakespears Jubiliee


Abstract Concerning a theater ticket to David Garrick's Shakespears Jubiliee signed by Geo. Garrick.
Created Date 1769
Contributor Garrick, Geo. (Author) / Connelly, Mollie (Transcriber)
Subject Shakespears Jubiliee / Stratford upon Avon
Series 18th Century Manuscripts, British Manuscripts
Type Autographs, Theater Tickets, Typewritten
Extent 1 leaf ticket, writing on recto and verso; one typed leaf, writing on recto.
Language English
Identifier Local: MSS_363_GAG_1769_1_1 / Local: MSS_363_GAG_1769_1_2
Copyright
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Note Seller's Description: Attached statement.
Note Creation Date Details: "1769" is written on the ticket, but as there was only ever one Shakespears Jubilee, that date can be confirmed.
Note Condition of Original: Ticket has foxing, is fragile, and has edge chips.
Note Paper Details: originally folded.
Note Curator's Note: Geo; could be David's brother George Garrick. David Garrick organized the Shakespears Jubilee and was the most popular Shakespeare actor in England.
Note Provenance: Seller's Note reads "From the collection of Baroness Burdett Coutts.
Note Transcription Detail: Handwritten notes on the verso of the Jubilee ticket read: "John Johnston", "Signature of David Garrick", and "This note is an Error".
Collaborating Institutions Department of English / ASU Library Special Collections
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS


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