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Historic photos of Broadway

Leonard Jacobs

Historic photos of Broadway

New York theatre, 1850-1970

by Leonard Jacobs

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Published by Turner Pub. Co. in [Paducah, KY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Theater -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- Pictorial works.,
  • Broadway (New York, N.Y.) -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 246) and index.

    Statementtext and captions by Leonard Jacobs ; images from the Billy Rose Theater Division, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts.
    GenrePictorial works.
    ContributionsNew York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Billy Rose Theater Division.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN2277.N5 J33 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22795062M
    ISBN 109781596523623
    LC Control Number2007929566
    OCLC/WorldCa212858366

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