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Conservation and Digitization of the Museum of the City of New York’s Theatrical Broadsides
Morgen Stevens-Garmon, Museum of the City of New York

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Collection highlights, online gallery for “Theatrical Broadsides” (Database/Archive/Digital Edition)
Title: Collection highlights, online gallery for “Theatrical Broadsides”
Author: Museum of the City of New York
Abstract: The Museum of the City of New York’s Collection on Theatrical Broadsides illustrates the history and culture of performance in New York City, the city’s emergence as the theatrical capital of the United States, and the stage as a mirror for reflecting the social mores, economics, and tastes of a nation. By listing the productions, performers, theaters, admission costs, and broadside printers, these items provide diverse perspectives on New York City and carry value for anyone interested in New York City’s cultural history.
Year: 2019
Primary URL: https://collections.mcny.org/Explore/Featured/Theatrical%20Broadsides/
Primary URL Description: Theatrical broadsides conserved and digitized as part of project activities are included in this featured online gallery.
Secondary URL: https://collections.mcny.org/
Secondary URL Description: Home page of the Museum’s online Collections Portal makes the Collection on Theatrical Broadsides accessible through the scrolling banner.
Access Model: Digital images and object records are freely available to anyone anywhere in the world with Internet access.

Theatrical Broadsides (Blog Post)
Title: Theatrical Broadsides
Author: Museum of the City of New York
Author: Lauren Robinson
Abstract: From New York City's first permanent playhouse to the next rising starlet, the Museum's theatrical broadsides collection provides a unique glimpse into the city's cultural life.
Date: 06/18/2019
Primary URL: https://www.mcny.org/story/theatrical-broadsides
Website: Museum of the City of New York: Stories


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