- Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893
- Call number
- *T-Mss 1990-019
- Physical description
- 5 letters (1 portfolio)
- Preferred Citation
- Letters to Lawrence Barrett, Billy Rose Theatre Division, The New York Public Library
- Billy Rose Theatre Division
- Access to materials
- Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
Edwin Booth was an American actor-manager in New York and with touring companies. He maintained a long-term personal and professional relationship with Lawrence Barrett, also an actor-manager. The material consists of five letters from Edwin Booth to Lawrence Barrett which discuss social engagements, family and friends, and professional matters.
Source of acquisitionPurchase, Boothbay Theatre Museum, 06/--/1990
Using the collection
LocationBilly Rose Theatre Division
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
40 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY 10023-7498