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  • Person: author : Boucicault, Dion, (Dionysius Lardner), Mr., 1820-1890
  • Date: Unknown
  • Brief description: Negative of a photograph of a print showing the sensation scene in the final act of THE STREETS OF NEW YORK (see F190929).
  • Identifier: UKC-CALB-STR-ILL.F190630
  • Theatre: Unknown
  • Subject keyword: illustration & drama & comedy

Further Details

  • Accession Number: F190630
  • Associated people: author : Boucicault, Dion, (Dionysius Lardner), Mr., 1820-1890
  • Description level: 4
  • Language: English
  • Material type: illustration
  • Identity code: UKC/CALB/STR/ILL : F190630
  • Location: Special Collections' Store
  • Notes:

    This has been reproduced from an unknown book, where it is captioned "Boucicault's The Streets of New York, Fire Scene". Above is a caption for another image, "Romance of the Poor Young Man, Tower Scene"

    Shows a cityscape with a building on fire, surrounded by firemen; in the foregound a fireman feeds pieces of furniture into the furnace of a fire engine.

  • Part:

    Boucicault Collection

    Calthrop Boucicault Collection

  • Condition: 2
  • Dimensions: 100 x 125 mm
  • Medium: negative of a black and white photograph
  • Date: Unknown
  • Theatre: Unknown
  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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