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The City Museum has received generous funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to digitize its theater production files--more than 30,000 photographs documenting over 5,000 Broadway productions. They'll be made available here as they're digitized and cataloged.
[Albert Carroll impersonating John Barrymore in the "Jest" number in "Grand Street Follies".]

[Albert Carroll impersonating John Barrymore in the "Jest" number in "Grand Street Follies".]


[Anna Wheaton in "He Came from Milwaukee".]

[Anna Wheaton in "He Came from Milwaukee".]


[W. H. Crane as Senator Hannibal Rivers, Harry Braham as Baron Ling Ching and Mrs. Augusta Foster as Mrs.Schuyler in "The Senator".]

[W. H. Crane as Senator Hannibal Rivers, Harry Braham as Baron Ling Ching and Mrs. Augusta Foster as Mrs.Schuyler in "The Senator".]


[Robert Edeson and Alice Brady in "Sinners".]

[Robert Edeson and Alice Brady in "Sinners".]


["Skyscraper" theater still.]

["Skyscraper" theater still.]


["Storm Over Patsy" theater still.]

["Storm Over Patsy" theater still.]


[David Wayne as Sakini and John Forsythe as Capt. Fisby in "The Teahouse of the August Moon".]

[David Wayne as Sakini and John Forsythe as Capt. Fisby in "The Teahouse of the August Moon".]


Mrs. Fiske, "Tess of the D'Urbervilles."

Mrs. Fiske, "Tess of the D'Urbervilles."


["There Shall Be No Night" theater still.]

["There Shall Be No Night" theater still.]

From left: Alfred Lunt as Dr. Kaarlo Valkonen, Richard Whorf as Dave Corween, Lynn Fontanne as Miranda...

F. Ziegfeld [...] New Musical Revue Follies of 1909

F. Ziegfeld [...] New Musical Revue Follies of 1909


Olive May in "Arizona"

Olive May in "Arizona"

Likely as Bonita Canby in an out-of-town production.

[Ethel Jackson as Sonia in "The Merry Widow".]

[Ethel Jackson as Sonia in "The Merry Widow".]


[Barbara Ferris as Marion in "There's a Girl in My Soup".]

[Barbara Ferris as Marion in "There's a Girl in My Soup".]


[Jack Donahue as Bill Delroy in "Rosalie".]

[Jack Donahue as Bill Delroy in "Rosalie".]


[Doris Keane as Mme. Margarita Cavallini in "Romance".]

[Doris Keane as Mme. Margarita Cavallini in "Romance".]


[Katharine Cornell as Iris Fenwick in "The Green Hat".]

[Katharine Cornell as Iris Fenwick in "The Green Hat".]


[Fania Marinoff as Martha Roche and Richard Bennett as Andrew Lane in Act 1 of "The Hero".]

[Fania Marinoff as Martha Roche and Richard Bennett as Andrew Lane in Act 1 of "The Hero".]


[Rod Strong in "New Faces of 1956".]

[Rod Strong in "New Faces of 1956".]


[Peter Boyden as Alexander Woollcott in "Smart Aleck".]

[Peter Boyden as Alexander Woollcott in "Smart Aleck".]


["The Winning Girl" theater still.]

["The Winning Girl" theater still.]

"The Winning Girl" was the title used during the pre-Broadway tour of "The Social Whirl".

[Mary Young in "Stranger Than Fiction".]

[Mary Young in "Stranger Than Fiction".]


[Gertrude Hoffman as The Beautiful Slave of Fatal Enchantment in "Sumurun".]

[Gertrude Hoffman as The Beautiful Slave of Fatal Enchantment in "Sumurun".]


["Rope's End" theater still.]

["Rope's End" theater still.]


[Peter Smith as Stanley Rosen and Sol Frieder in "A Rosen by Any Other Name".]

[Peter Smith as Stanley Rosen and Sol Frieder in "A Rosen by Any Other Name".]

Sol Frieder played multiple roles: Ardenshensky, Reb Brechtman, Judge Brown, Edelman, Kravitz, Clerk,...

[Staging for "Rosalind".]

[Staging for "Rosalind".]

Performed with "The Duke of Killicrankie".

["The Sunshine Girl" theater still.]

["The Sunshine Girl" theater still.]


[Doris Keane as Mme. Margarita Cavallini in "Romance".]

[Doris Keane as Mme. Margarita Cavallini in "Romance".]


["Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic" theater still.]

["Ziegfeld Midnight Frolic" theater still.]


[Thelma Ritter as Marthy and Gwen Verdon as Anna in "New Girl in Town".]

[Thelma Ritter as Marthy and Gwen Verdon as Anna in "New Girl in Town".]


[Frances Starr as Gabrielle Jannelot in "The Secret".]

[Frances Starr as Gabrielle Jannelot in "The Secret".]


[Mr. and Mrs. William H. Kendal in "The Second Mrs. Tanqueray".]

[Mr. and Mrs. William H. Kendal in "The Second Mrs. Tanqueray".]

Inscribed in ink and signed by Mrs. Kendal: "Why don't you like me" / Paula / Madge Kendal.

[The cast of "Skidding".]

[The cast of "Skidding".]


[Staging for "A Slice of Life".]

[Staging for "A Slice of Life".]


["Ten Little Indians" theater still.]

["Ten Little Indians" theater still.]

Possibly on tour.

["That Awful Mrs. Eaton" theater still.]

["That Awful Mrs. Eaton" theater still.]


["Hamlet" theater still.]

["Hamlet" theater still.]


[Staging for Acts 2, 3 and 4 of "Rio Grande".]

[Staging for Acts 2, 3 and 4 of "Rio Grande".]


["Roberta" theater still.]

["Roberta" theater still.]


[Billie Whitelaw and Samuel Beckett rehearsing "Rockaby".]

[Billie Whitelaw and Samuel Beckett rehearsing "Rockaby".]


[Grace George as Lady Teazle in "The School for Scandal".]

[Grace George as Lady Teazle in "The School for Scandal".]


[Charles Wheatleigh as Conn in "The Shaughraun".]

[Charles Wheatleigh as Conn in "The Shaughraun".]


[Mary Lewis in "Ziegfeld Follies".]

[Mary Lewis in "Ziegfeld Follies".]


["Grease" theater still.]

["Grease" theater still.]


[Walter Hampden as Manson in "The Servant in the House".]

[Walter Hampden as Manson in "The Servant in the House".]


[Louis Armstrong as Bottom/Pyramus in "Swingin' The Dream".]

[Louis Armstrong as Bottom/Pyramus in "Swingin' The Dream".]


[Hazel Forbes in "Simple Simon".]

[Hazel Forbes in "Simple Simon".]


[Florence Larsoneur, Edyth Lochman, Clara Ponts and Irene Bliss in the Chicago company of "The Slim Princess".]

[Florence Larsoneur, Edyth Lochman, Clara Ponts and Irene Bliss in the Chicago company of "The Slim Princess".]


["Spring Song" theater still.]

["Spring Song" theater still.]


[Charles Siebert as The Priest, Tom Aldredge as Ozzie and Elizabeth Wilson as Harriet in "Sticks and Bones".]

[Charles Siebert as The Priest, Tom Aldredge as Ozzie and Elizabeth Wilson as Harriet in "Sticks and Bones".]


[Richard Bennett as Jack Doogan and Frank Bacon as Papa Carr in Act II of "Stop Thief".]

[Richard Bennett as Jack Doogan and Frank Bacon as Papa Carr in Act II of "Stop Thief".]


[Max Figman as Baron Oscar von Kleber and Adelaide Manola as Katherine Dare in "The Strength of the Weak".]

[Max Figman as Baron Oscar von Kleber and Adelaide Manola as Katherine Dare in "The Strength of the Weak".]


["Subways Are for Sleeping" theater still.]

["Subways Are for Sleeping" theater still.]


Lyceum Theatre. "Sweet Lavender."

Lyceum Theatre. "Sweet Lavender."


[Georgia Lawrence as Norah, Robert Fisher as Peter Doolin and Schuyler Ladd as Prince Ranjaboulle in Act 2 of "Nearly Married".]

[Georgia Lawrence as Norah, Robert Fisher as Peter Doolin and Schuyler Ladd as Prince Ranjaboulle in Act 2 of "Nearly Married".]


[Norma Terris as Magnolia and Howard Marsh as Gaylord Ravenal in "Show Boat".]

[Norma Terris as Magnolia and Howard Marsh as Gaylord Ravenal in "Show Boat".]


[Helen Morgan as Julie in "Show Boat".]

[Helen Morgan as Julie in "Show Boat".]


[Jane Cowl as Juliet and Gordon Burby as Capulet in "Romeo and Juliet".]

[Jane Cowl as Juliet and Gordon Burby as Capulet in "Romeo and Juliet".]


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