Hackett, James Henry, 1800-1871
James Henry Hackett (1800-1871), American actor
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: MS 1387
Overview: The collection consists of playbills and programs, photographs in a variety of formats, engravings, posters, clippings, and other printed material which document the performing arts in the United States and throughout the world from the seventeenth through the twentieth centuries. Material relating to dramatic performance forms the nucleus of the collection, but dance, opera, motion picture, circus, radio, and television performances are also represented.
Part of Collection — Box: 44, Folder: GROUP 779, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS proposing a "dramatic impersonation" for Washington Irving. With AL to Fitz-Greene Halleck from Mrs. Hackett, inviting him to visit the following evening, and portrait engraving of Halleck.
Dates: 1842 Sep 1