Broadside: "Theatre! New City Hall. Galveston Musical and Dramatic Combination! Saturday Evening, Feb. 19, 1870." Titles to be performed included: "His Last Legs, or; Irish Mesmerism!" ; "Grand Olio" ; "Shoo Fly; Don't Bodder Me" ; and "Pleasant Neighbors".
17.5 x 53 cm (14 x 18 cm) ; 6.89 x 20.87 in (5.5 x 7.1 in)
Place of Origin
Austin (Travis County, Tex.)
Broadside Collection-Oversized box 1870-79, The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Artisan or Artist
State Journal Steam Job Print.
paper ; printed ephemera
Materials Facet -- Materials (Hierarchy Name) -- materials (matter) -- fiber products -- paper (fiber product) ; Objects Facet -- Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name) -- Information Forms (Hierarchy Name) -- information forms (objects) -- information artifacts -- printed ephemera
Communication Artifacts -- advertising media
communication artifacts -- ephemera
Broadside Collection, The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
Local Resource Number
Box: BC OB 1870-79 ; Folder: 1870, Winkler No. 2497
Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin
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Hill Texas Archive Research Notes
Winkler & Friend, Check List of Texas Imprints, 1861-1876, confirms this was printed in Austin, and also supplies the dimensions listed.