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Hackett, James Henry, 1800-1871



James Henry Hackett (1800-1871), American actor

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Crawford Theater collection

Call Number: MS 1387

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.

Dates: 1663-1992

Letter : U. S. Hotel, Philadelphia, to [Fitz-Greene] Halleck, 1842 Sep 1

 Part of Collection — Box 44: [Barcode: 39002137170537], 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

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Collection 1
Actors 1
Actresses 1
Ballet dancing 1
Burlesque (Theater) 1
Circus -- United States 1