Theatrical scrapbooks, 1904-1944

Wehrwein, George S. (George Simon), 1883-1945
Gbs preview button

Publication Details Click to collapse Cite/Export

  • Format Mixed Materials
  • Physical Details
    • 0.4 c.f
  • Finding Aids
    • Case file containing a printout of an index created as an Excel 5.0 file and including title of production, theater, city, state, and date attended. (Electronic version filed as L:\LIBARC\LIBARC SHARED\ACCESS\MSS\1999\M99-104.xls)


  • Five scrapbooks consisting of pre-printed albums entitled "Plays and Players: A Theatre-Goer's Record," documenting 348 performances attended by George Simon Wehrwein principally in Madison (Wis.), Chicago (Ill.), Austin (Tex.), and New York. For most productions Mr. Wehrwein has completed the "Play," "Date," "Theatre," and "In Company with" portions of the albums and then pasted in additional information from the productions, e.g. the cast list, a synopsis, reviews, and articles on the playwright or leading players.
Checking the Web...