This small collection contains material relating to Toy Theatres and Juvenile Dramas in the 19th century. Collated by Peter Baldwin (1933-2015), the collection was allocated to the University of Kent in 2018 by the Arts Council as part of the Acceptance in Lieu scheme. Other parts of the collection were allocated to the Victoria & Albert Musuem and the University of Bristol Theatre Collection.
The collection contains character sheets, stage fronts, theatrical portraits, writing sheets, framed portraits, toy theatre.
Collection in brief
Contents: Toy Theatres and Juvenile Drama, Playbills, Theatrical images
Period: 19th-20th century