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Helen S. Sternfels papers, 1864-1942 | University of Miami Special Collections

By Rudo Kemper

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Collection Overview

Title: Helen S. Sternfels papers, 1864-1942Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1887-1910

ID: ASM0186

Extent: 2.0 Boxes

Formats/Genres: American wit and humor - Periodicals, Newspapers, Periodicals, Programs (documents), Songbooks

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Helen S. Sternfels Papers contains the following items:

A number of turn of the century programs and playbills from New York playhouses such as 14th Street Theatre, Academy of Music,  American Theatre, Broadway Theatre, Criterion Theatre, Grand Opera House, Harlem Opera House, Manhattan Opera House, Manhattan Theatre, and others.

A series of issues from the Puck and Judge humor  and satire magazines, from the late 19th century.

Several souvenir books and song books.

An issue of the New York Times Jubilee Number, September 18, 1901, an issue of the New York Daily Times, September 18, 1851, a souvenir issue of The World Paper, 1903, celebrating the construction of the Williamsburg Bridge, and an issue of Harper's Weekly Journal of Civilization, April 2, 1864, an April Fool's issue on the Civil War with cartoons by Thomas Nast .

Subject/Index Terms

Academy of Music (New York, N.Y.)
American drama - 19th century
American drama - 20th century
Bowery Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
Broadway Theatre (Organization : New York, N.Y)
Civic Repertory Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
Criterion Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
Grand Opera House (New York, N.Y.)
Harlem Opera House (New York, N.Y.)
Judge (New York, N.Y.)
Manhattan Opera Company
Manhattan Theatre (New York, N.Y.)
Puck (English edition)
Sternfels, Helen
Theater - New York (State) - New York - History

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions: Helen S. Sternfels Papers Finding Aid © 2009 University of Miami. All rights reserved. Requests to reproduce or publish materials from this collection should be directed to asc.library@miami.edu.

Related Materials: See also Fred Koch Collection (ASM0117) for other New York playbills and programs.

Preferred Citation: Helen S. Sternfels Papers, Special Collections, University of Miami Libraries, Coral Gables, Florida


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Folder 1: Theatre Publications - 14th Street Theatre, 1898-1903Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Theatre Publications - Academy of Music, 1901-1909Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Theatre Publications - American Theatre, 1900-1903Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Theatre Publications - The Broadway Theatre, n.d., 1942Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Theatre Publications - Columbus Theatre, 1898-1902Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Theatre Publications - Criterion Theatre, 1900-1908Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Theatre Publications - Grand Opera House, 1900, 1909Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Theatre Publications - Hammerstein's Columbus Theatre, 1894-1895Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Theatre Publications - Hammerstein's Victoria, 1902-1903Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Theatre Publications - Harlem Opera House, 1900Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Theatre Publications - Manhattan Opera House, 1908-1910Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Theatre Publications - Manhattan Theatre, 1901Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Theatre Publications - Metropolitan Opera House, 1908-1910Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Theatre Publications - Metropolis Theatre, 1899, 1903, 1909Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Theatre Publications - Murray Hill Theatre, 1986-1903Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Theatre Publications - Assorted (1)Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Theatre Publications - Assorted (2)Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Souvenir Books, 1909, 1942Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Songbooks, n.d.Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Periodical - Puck, 1889-1897Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Periodical - Judge, 1887-1897Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Bound Periodicals - Puck, March, 1899 - December, 1899Add to your cart.
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Folder 1: New York Times Jubilee Number, September 18, 1901Add to your cart.
Folder 2: New York Daily Times, September 18, 1851Add to your cart.
Facsimile copy
Folder 3: The World Paper, 1903Add to your cart.
Bridge Souvenir issue celebrating construction of the Williamsburg bridge.
Folder 4: Harper's Weekly Journal of Civilization, April 2, 1864Add to your cart.
April Fool's issue on the Civil War, cartoons by Thomas Nast

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