Ruth Oakley ; Peggy Green
- Ruth Oakley ; Peggy Green
Broadside for the Boston Theatre advertising the Monday, March 30, 1857 evening program, which included "Ruth Oakley!, or The Fatal Error!" (a new Domestic Drama in 3 Acts written by A. Harris, Esq. and T. Williams, Esq.) and "Peggy Green!" (the Comic Drama by Chas. Selby).
- Event place:
- Boston Theatre (Washington Street, Boston, Mass.)
Bridgewater State University, Maxwell Library
Archives & Special Collections
- Collection (local):
Boston Theatre Broadsides - Spring 1857
March 30, 1857
Massachusetts > Suffolk (county) > Boston
- 1 broadside ; 7 x 18.25 in.
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Mrs. Barrow; Mrs. John Wood; Mrs. John Gilbert; Miss Lizzie Emmons; Mr. Belton; Mr. John Gilbert; Mr. John Wood; Mr. W.H. Curtis; Mr. T.E. Morris
- Notes (date):
Date inferred by cataloger based on performance date printed on item.
The Boston Theatre opened in 1794 at its original location at Federal and Franklin Streets. The first structure was torn down in 1852 and replaced by a more lavish theater at 539 Washington Street in 1854.