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  • Person: author : Carson, Lingford, Mr.
  • Date: 1890 = 1920
  • Brief description: Pictorial poster advertising THE DRAMA OF LIFE at the Theatre Royal, Chatham, for six nights only, from Monday, March 16, [19-?]
  • Identifier: UKC-POS-CHTTR.0599315
  • Theatre: Theatre Royal, High Street & Chatham & Kent & England
  • Subject keyword: drama

Further Details

  • Accession Number: 0599315
  • Associated people: author : Carson, Lingford, Mr.
  • Description level: 4
  • Language: English
  • Material type: poster, pictorial
  • Identity code: UKC/POS/CHT TR : 0599315
  • Notes:

    Illustrated with a scene from the play, in shades of black, red and white. A man is threatening to hit a young person in a nightshirt with a chair. The young person kneels before him, cowering and pleading "Don't kill me Guardy don't kill me"

    The name of the theatre and dates of performance are printed on a label, which is pasted on to the top right hand corner of the poster.

  • Part: Playbill Collection
  • Condition: 2
  • Dimensions: 765 x 510 mm
  • Medium: colour lithography on paper
  • Date: 1890 = 1920
  • Organisation: printer : E.B.C. Spencer and Co, Liverpool
  • Person: proprietor : Barnard, C. Mr. & Barnard, L., Mr.
  • Theatre: Theatre Royal, High Street & Chatham & Kent & England
  • Repository: Special Collections, University of Kent at Canterbury

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