Final New York Performance on Nov 7, 1874

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Title

Final New York Performance on Nov 7, 1874

Subject

Cushman, Charlotte Saunders, 1816-1876
United States--New York City
Praise

Description

Charlotte Cushman performs for Booth's Theater in New York for the last time. She acts as Lady Macbeth on stage together with George Vandenhoff among others.

Credit

Newspaper.com

(article only attached as illustration)

Date

1874-11-07

Type

Event
Reference

Event Item Type Metadata

Event Type

Performance

Location

Booth's Theatre, NYC

Geocode (Latitude)

40.7423029

Geocode (Longitude)

-73.992448

Provenance

Secondary Texts: Comments

"An emotional farewell performance at Booth's on Nov. 7, 1874, was climaxed by a tumultous ovation from a throng estimated at 25,000 in front of her Madison Square hotel" (Kleinfield, "Charlotte Cushman" 424)

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Citation

“Final New York Performance on Nov 7, 1874,” Archival Gossip Collection, accessed April 22, 2024, https://www.archivalgossip.com/collection/items/show/37.

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