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C. J.Bulliet papers, 1899-1952

Series II: Theatre Productions, 1909-1950

This series is divided into two subseries-- Robert Mantell's theatre productions and productions by other artists.

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Subseries II.1: Robert Mantell, 1912-1920

Clarence J. Bulliet acted as the business manager for Robert Mantell's Shakespearean tours across America between 1912 and 1923 and this subseries contains materials pertaining to the production, publicity and logistics of this operation. Much of this subseries is comprises press releases that announced the tour to each town. Following the original arrangement, these have been listed by performer or production, date or theatre. Short production diaries list the dates and locations of the tour and do not provide any commentary on the production or the tour. This subseries also contains press clippings, publicity fliers, programs and some correspondence.



Box 3 Folder 3 General, 1913-1920


Press Releases


Performer or Production, 1910s-1920s


Box 3 Folder 4 Dickson, J.B


Box 3 Folder 5 Hamlet


Box 3 Folder 6 Hamper Genevieve


Box 3 Folder 7 King Lear


Box 3 Folder 8 Leiber, Fritz


Box 3 Folder 9 Louis XI


Box 3 Folder 10 Macbeth


Box 3 Folder 11 Mantell, Robert, (2 Folders)


Box 3 Folder 12 "Miscellaneous"


Box 3 Folder 13 Richard III


Box 3 Folder 14 Richelieu


Box 3 Folder 15 Shakespeare


Date


Box 3 Folder 16 1912


Box 3 Folder 17 1913


Box 3 Folder 18 1914


Box 3 Folder 19 1916


Box 3 Folder 20 1917


Box 3 Folder 21 1920


Theatre, 1910s-1920s


Box 3 Folder 22 Adelphi Theatre-- Philadelphia


Box 3 Folder 23 American Theatre--St. Louis


Box 3 Folder 24 Auditorium


Box 3 Folder 25 Belasco--New York


Box 3 Folder 26 Berchel Theater


Box 3 Folder 27 Boston Opera House


Box 3 Folder 28 Broad Street Theatre


Box 3 Folder 29 Colonial Theatre


Box 3 Folder 30 Cort Theatre--San Francisco


Box 3 Folder 31 Empire Theatre


Box 3 Folder 32 English's Opera House--Indianapolis


Box 3 Folder 33 Ford's Opera House


Box 3 Folder 34 Forty-Fourth Street Theatre--New York City


Box 3 Folder 35 Grand Opera House--Cincinnati


Box 3 Folder 36 Harmanus Bleecker Hall--Albany


Box 3 Folder 37 Hartman Theatre


Box 3 Folder 38 Hollis


Box 3 Folder 39 Jefferson Theatre--St. Louis


Box 3 Folder 40 Lexington Opera House


Box 3 Folder 41 Lyceum Theatre--Rochester


Box 3 Folder 42 Lyric Theatre--Memphis


Box 3 Folder 43 Macaulay's Theatre--Louisville


Box 3 Folder 44 Majestic Theatre--Brooklyn


Box 3 Folder 45 Mason Opera House--New York City


Box 3 Folder 46 Montauk Theatre--Brooklyn



Box 4 Folder 1 Murat Theatre--Indianapolis


Box 4 Folder 2 New Colonial Theatre--Bluefield


Box 4 Folder 3 New Jefferson Theatre--University of Virginia


Box 4 Folder 4 New Lyric Theatre


Box 4 Folder 5 Nixon Theatre--Pittsburgh


Box 4 Folder 6 Olympic Theatre--Chicago


Box 4 Folder 7 Parsons Theatre


Box 4 Folder 8 Princess Theatre--Montreal


Box 4 Folder 9 Providence Opera House


Box 4 Folder 10 Shubert Theatre--Rochester


Box 4 Folder 11 Shubert Majestic--Providence


Box 4 Folder 12 Standard Theatre--New York City


Box 4 Folder 13 Strand Theatre


Box 4 Folder 14 Teck Theatre--Buffalo


Box 4 Folder 15 Tulane Theatre


Box 4 Folder 16 Vendome Theatre--Nashville


Box 4 Folder 17 Wieting Opera House--Syracuse


Box 4 Folder 18 Worcester Theatre


Box 4 Folder 19 Correspondence, 1917-1920


Box 4 Folder 20 Programs, 1918-1919


Box 4 Folder 21 Publicity Fliers, Undated, 1910s-1920


Box 4 Folder 22 Press Clippings, 1910s-1920


Production Diaries



Box 6 Folder 1 to 2 1912, (2 Folders)


Box 6 Folder 3 to 4 1913, (2 Folders)


Box 6 Folder 5 to 6 1914, (2 Folders)


Box 6 Folder 7 to 8 1914-1915, (2 Folders)


Box 6 Folder 9 1915


Box 6 Folder 10 1916-1917


Box 6 Folder 11 1917-1918


Box 6 Folder 12 1920


Subseries II.2: Other Productions, 1909-1950

This small subseries contains press clippings, publicity fliers, programs and special souvenir programs from productions that Bulliet attended, includingThe Blue Bird, Chantecler, Cyrano de Bergerac, Too Hot for ParisandThe Vagabond King.This subseries also contains a souvenir program from D.W. Griffith's filmThe Birth of a Nation,for which Bulliet served as a press representative.



Box 4 Folder 23 General, 1909-1946


Box 4 Folder 24 Actors and Actresses--Press Releases and Clippings, 1909 Undated, 1909, Undated


Box 4 Folder 25 Publicity Fliers, 1909-1950


Box 4 Folder 26 to 27 Programs, 1918-1952 Undated, 1918-1952, Undated, (2 Folders)


Souvenir Books


Box 4 Folder 28 Benefit Actors' Fund, 1926


Box 4 Folder 29 The Birth of a Nation, 1915



Box 5 Folder 1 The Blue Bird, Undated


Box 5 Folder 2 Chantecler, 1911


Box 5 Folder 3 Cyrano de Bergerac, Undated


Box 5 Folder 4 Earl Carroll Vanities, Undated


Box 5 Folder 5 The Eve of Saint Mark, 1942


Box 5 Folder 6 The Grand Guignol Players, 1923


Box 5 Folder 7 Katherine Cornell, A Gallery of Stage Portraits, Undated


Box 5 Folder 8 King Richard II, Undated


Box 5 Folder 9 Life with Father--includes Press Releases, Undated


Box 5 Folder 10 The Press Agents Show, 1930


Box 5 Folder 11 Raquel Miller, Undated


Box 5 Folder 12 La Saison Russe, 1911


Box 5 Folder 13 Theatre Guild, Undated


Box 5 Folder 14 Too Hot for Paris, Undated


Box 5 Folder 15 The Vagabond King, Undated


Box 5 Folder 16 Whitford Kane, Undated