Baldwin, Ernest Smith, 1859-1941 : Scrapbook

Date
1880-1936
By
Baldwin, Ernest Smith, 1859-1941
Ref
MSX-6140
Description

Scrapbook compiled by Ernest Smith Baldwin, for the period 1880-1939, and mainly covering amateur dramatic theatre, productions and societies, both in Loughborough, England, and in Wellington, particularly those of the Wellington Repertory Theatre Inc and the National Repertory Theatre Society. Includes programmes, clippings, reviews and related material.

Includes a newspaper transcript of an 1885 letter from Henry Hughes giving detailed descriptions and impressions of New Zealand after his first few weeks in the colony.

Source of title - Supplied

Baldwin was one of the founding members of the National Repertory Theatre (later the Wellington Repertory Theatre Inc), and from 1936 was President of the Society. Previous to coming to Wellington, Baldwin had been involved in amateur theatre in Loughborough, England.

Quantity: 1 volume(s). 0.10 Linear Metres.

Physical Description: Printed material with holograph annotations.

Provenance: Donor/Lender/Vendor - Donation, Mr Bernie Foster, 2002

Transfers: To Photographic Archive - Wellington Repertory Society photographs.

Access restrictions
No access restrictions
Format
1 volume(s), 0.10 Linear Metres, Scrapbooks, Programmes, Printed material with holograph annotations.
See original record

Click to request to view this item, access digital version (if available), and see more information.

Copyright

Unknown