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Sarah Bernhardt Collection

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Bernhardt, Sarah, 1844-1923

Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923) was a French actress.

The collection consists of newspaper and magazine clippings, theater programs and playbills, photographs, and other materials on Bernhardt.

Publisher
Rare Book Collection
Finding Aid Date
2007
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i. Alexandre, Arsene. "Sarah Bernhardt, Playwright." From an advertisement of Scribner's The Lamp, 1903 (one cover, one complete copy), 1903. 1 box.
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ii. Gallus, A. Sarah Bernhardt: Her Artistic Life. New York: Russell, 1901 (cover only), 1901. 1 box.
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iii. "Sarah Bernhardt," fragment of biography (no cover, or other information), in French, dates not examined. 1 box.
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iv. "Sarah Bernhardt in Wreck: Escapes with shock when her auto almost capsizes." Paris, dates not examined. 1 box.
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v. "Bernhardt and Langtry: Both present in a box at a performance of Miss Davenport." New York, special dispatch to The Boston Herald, dates not examined. 1 box.
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vi. Clipped anecdote, Bernhardt on herself and her family's appearance, dates not examined. 1 box.
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vii. Clipped anecdote, Bernhardt's pet tiger, dates not examined. 1 box.
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viii. "The Chronicle of Sarah Bernhardt: The record seventy-one years long, of the career of a world actress and a world figure." (Chronology of life, 2 copies), dates not examined. 1 box.
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ix. "Madame Sarah." Condensed from the book by Cornelia Otis Skinner, in Reader's Digest, 1969 April. 1 box.
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x. "Comédiens and Comediennes: La Comedie-Francaise, Cinquieme Livraison: Sarah Bernhardt." Published in Paris by Librairie des Bibliophiles (cover only), dates not examined. 1 box.
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xi. Hastings, Basil Macdonald. "Chez Sarah Bernhardt: A memory of a wonderful afternoon." The Bystander,, 1912 June 19. 1 box.
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xii. Teall, Gardner. "The Divine Sarah on Montmartre." The Bellman,, 1911 January 7. 1 box.
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xiii. Kahn, Gustav et. al. Sarah Bernhardt. Paris: Editions de La Plume,, 1901. 1 box.
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xiv. Vassault, Lawrence S. "Sarah Bernhardt." Cosmopolitan,, 1900. 1 box.
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xv. E.A.B., "Mme. Bernhardt at The Coliseum – Queen Alexandra the Centre of a Happy Incident.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xvi. "Sarah Bernhardt: Ceremonious Reception in London Yesterday.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xvii. "Name of Bernhardt Cheered at Benefit – Actress unable to attend affair in aid of blind soldiers of allies." The Sun, December 4,, 1916. 1 box.
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xviii. "Bernhardt Played Here First in '81." Providence, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xix. "Bernhardt is prostrate but fights death.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xx. "Sarah Bernhardt and her art.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xxi. "Bernhardt lies in state while France mourns." Associated Press, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xxii. Dorr, Rheta Childe. "Perpetual Poverty, Bernhardt's Tragedy.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xxiii. Connor, William F. "Last Visit to America: Season of 1916-1917." Printed by Peter J. Carey (3 copies), 1916-1917. 1 box.
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xxiv. "Who was who: Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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i. "Bernhardt the Indomitable.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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ii. "Bernhardt's Last Curtain.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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iii. "Sarah Bernhardt." ("For weeks the long and brilliant career of Sarah Bernhardt, who passed away last evening in Paris, has been seen to be approaching its close..." ), dates not examined. 1 box.
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iv. "Sarah the Divine.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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v. "The Death of Sarah Bernhardt." With (illegible) notations in blue, dates not examined. 1 box.
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vi. "Sarah Bernhardt." ("Although it was denied to Sarah Bernhardt to die, as she wished, on the stage, she yet died in the harness...", dates not examined. 1 box.
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vii. "Bernhardt's Library sells for only $12,000." Paris, dates not examined. 1 box.
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viii. "Sarah Bernhardt dies in the arms of her son." Monday, 1923 March 26. 1 box.
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ix. "Les funérailles de Sarah Bernhardt ont lieu aujourd'hui." L'écho De Paris, dates not examined. 1 box.
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x. "L'Hommage de Paris a la Grande Sarah.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xi. "La mort de Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xii. "Sarah Bernhardt est morte.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xiii. "The Divine Sarah." The Pall Mall Gazette and Globe, London, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xiv. "Death of Mme. Bernhardt." The Daily Mail, Paris, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xv. "The Incomparable Sarah." The Daily Mail, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xvi. "Family Quarrel of Sarah Bernhardt." Pall Mall Gazette, New York, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xvii. "Sarah Bernhardt – Public Funeral To-Day." Telegraph,, 1923 March 29. 1 box.
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xviii. "Funeral of Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xix. "A Sarah Bernhardt Village: New Paris Garden City Plan.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xx. "Funeral of Sarah Bernhardt – Paris' Great Tribute.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xxi. "A Great Creature." Sir H. Tree's tribute to Sarah Bernhardt, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xxii. "Stars of American Stage Laud Sarah." The Providence Journal, Tuesday, 1923 March 27. 1 box.
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xxiii. "Sarah Bernhardt, World's Greatest Actress, Dead at Home in Paris." Tuesday, 1923 March 27. 1 box.
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xxiv. "Half-brother of Sarah feels no sorrow on learning of her death." McAlester, Oklahoma, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xxv. "La Mort de Sarah Bernhardt – Les hommages officials.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xxvi. "Mourning for Mme. Bernhardt." The Times,, 1923 March 28. 1 box.
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xxvii. "Bernhardt Lying in State.", 1923 March 28. 1 box.
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xxviii. "The Star of the Stars.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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i. Wingate, Charles E.L. "Sarah Bernhardt – Daylight Rehearsal of the French Actress.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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ii. "Bernhardt as Cleopatra." New York Herald, dates not examined. 1 box.
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iii. "Sidelights on the Golden Wreath Presented to Mme. Bernhardt." Men and Women Merely Players, dates not examined. 1 box.
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iv. "Bernhardt in Tears accepts the Crown.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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v. "Mme. Bernhardt gets a Symbolic Wreath.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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vi. "Wreath for Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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vii. Clipping, mention of novelist Ivan Tourgueneff's interest in Bernhardt, dates not examined. 1 box.
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viii. "Dimmed Fires: Falling Shadows." Picture by Eugene Hutchinson, 1918. 1 box.
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ix. "When Boston saw Bernhardt first." Boston Evening Transcript, dates not examined. 1 box.
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x. Morning Post, October 15, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xi. "Sarah Bernhardt as Theodora." The Drama, The Tribune, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xii. Notice of appearance at Hotel Biltmore Ballroom, in aid of permanent blind relief war fund, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xiii. The Playgoer, "News of the Theatres – Sarah Bernhardt moves deeply most brilliant audience of season, triumphs as dying soldier and shows her star is still far from setting.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xiv. "Bernhardt as 'Theodora'." The Daily News,, 1911 September 20. 1 box.
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i. "How a celebrated actress takes her rest." The Theatre Magazine,, 1910 May. 1 box.
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ii. "La Grande Sarah." The Pall Mall Magazin e (interview), dates not examined. 1 box.
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iii. "Comparative Impressions of America." (Delicate condition, fragment), dates not examined. 1 box.
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iv. "Sarah Bernhardt ambulancière a L'Odéon – Souvenirs du Siege." Le Gaulois du Dimanche, dates not examined. 1 box.
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v. "A Drama of the Sea – The impressions of a great actress on witnessing the tragedy of life.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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i. Pamphlet – "Art Nouveau Unlimited Presents Sarah Bernhardt, Direct from Paris.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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ii. Mention of Bernhardt in Mr. Bradford's "Daughters of Eve.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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iii. "Sarah Bernhardt." The Fortnightly Review, 1923 May 1 (in French), 1923 May 1. 1 box.
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iv. Fletcher, Beaumont. "Three Ladies of the Camellias.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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v. "Sarah's Memoirs." The Saturday Review,, 1907 December 7. 1 box.
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vi. Grey, Frances D. "The Personality of Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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vii. "Was Sarah Bernhardt an Artist?" The Outlook, dates not examined. 1 box.
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i. Sarah Bernhardt in Her Paris Studio, 1890 from The Modern Emotional Drama and its Exponents, dates not examined. 1 box.
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ii. Sarah Bernhard, in yellow and black costume. Lithography by Vincent Brooks Day & Son., dates not examined. 1 box.
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iii. Photograph of medallion of Sarah Bernhardt, by Rene Lalique, dates not examined. 1 box.
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iv. Newsprint caricature (French publication), dates not examined. 1 box.
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v. Black-and-white sketch or painting of young Bernhardt, examining a statuette, Jules Bastien, Le Page, 1879 (3 copies), 1879. 1 box.
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vi. "Un portrait inédit de Sarah Bernhardt," believed to be by the painter Rochegrosse, dates not examined. 1 box.
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vii. Caricature, "Sarin Coquelhardt," published in Journal Amusant, dates not examined. 1 box.
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viii. Caricature, possibly from L'Aiglon, sketched by Homer C. Davenport, with the caption, "Where were the Austrians? They had Fled!", dates not examined. 1 box.
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ix. Black-and-white photo card collage from portraits of Bernhardt in various roles, springing forth from a painter's palette, dates not examined. 1 box.
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x. Black-and-white sketch by Charles E. Wilson, after the medallion designed by Louise Abbema, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xi. Portrait by H.H Harris, with inscription "Ars Luget! They are not long, the days of wine and roses:/Out of a misty dream/Our path emerges for a while, then closes/Within a dream ..." (E. Dowson). Published in The Bystander,, 1923 April 4. 1 box.
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xii. Colored print, "Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xiii. Caricature, "The Divine Sarah – as she appears to a Parisian caricaturist.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xiv. Black-and-white portrait of Sarah Bernhardt, 1879, from the Sociétaire de la Comédie Française (2 copies), 1879. 1 box.
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xv. Sarah Bernhardt at Home, dates not examined. 1 box.
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i. Two small photographs, pasted on a Rembrand folder (seal on the back), dates not examined. 1 box.
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ii. Colored portrait by the photographer Nadar, presented at the Exposition Universelle, 1878. Presented to the collection/library by Edward Naumburg, Jr. '24, 1878. 1 box.
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iii. Photo of Sarah Bernhardt and her great-grandchildren, in Nice, dates not examined. 1 box.
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iv. Photograph (clipped from a magazine), "The Divine Sarah," in an elaborate robe, standing by a throne-like chair. Copyright by Dover Street Studio, dates not examined. 1 box.
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v. Photograph of Sarah Bernhardt and her manager, William F. Connors, by Paul Thompson, dates not examined. 1 box.
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vi. Photograph of Sarah Bernhardt, next to her rendering of the bust of Edmond Rostand, the writer of "L'Aiglon" and other plays Sarah Bernhardt made famous (2 copies), dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. "Why be hideous in an aeroplane? Madame Sarah says one may fly and still be chic.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. Caricature of Sarah Bernhardt as Camille at the Knickerbocker Theatre, dates not examined. 1 box.
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3. Photograph of Sarah Bernhardt, by Underwood & Underwood, dates not examined. 1 box.
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viii. Photograph of Bernhardt as Theodora, by W. &D. Downey Photographers, dates not examined. 1 box.
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ix. Photograph of Bernhardt, with ms. note on the frame, dates not examined. 1 box.
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x. Black-and-white photo engraving, wearing fur collar, left profile shot, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xi. Underwood & Underwood, "Why be hideous in an aeroplane? Sarah says one may fly and still be chic.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xii. Photograph, in dark gown, right profile, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xiii. "Sarah Bernhardt's Latest Photograph," 1898, by Downey, 1898. 1 box.
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xiv. Collage, small portrait of Bernhardt in costume, larger portrait by Nadar of Bernhardt in, 1859. 1 box.
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xv. Collage, two photographs, one black-and-white, one green tinted, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xvi. Black-and-white photograph, left profile (2 copies), dates not examined. 1 box.
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xvii. Black-and-white photograph taken by Napoleon Sarony during Bernhardt's first tour in the U.S., dates not examined. 1 box.
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xviii. Large black-and-white photograph (8.5 X 11) announcing Bernhardt's final tour in America, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xix. Black-and-white photograph, with large flowers and smiling man obscured by Bernhardt's hat., dates not examined. 1 box.
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xx. Large black-and-white portrait, by Sarony, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xxi. Large newsprint portrait, S.Bernhardt looking off to the left, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xxii. Photograph from The Boston Herald,, 1917. 1 box.
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xxiii. 1906 June, photograph of Bernhardt with dog, "only photo of her taken while on her farewell tour.", 1906 June. 1 box.
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xxiv. Photograph of Bernhardt leaving the Vaudeville Theatre, taken by the Rotary Photographic Company, from The Sketch,, 1904 July 27. 1 box.
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xxv. Black-and-white photograph, hand on right hip, wearing large black hat., dates not examined. 1 box.
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xxvi. Black-and-white photograph, left profile, fingering pearls, caption: "Mme. Bernhardt – Salt Lake Theatre, 1911 May 12. 1 box.
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xxvii. Black-and-white photograph of Bernhardt, left profile, in white embroidered shawl, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xxviii. Clipped and pasted photo with caption "Sarah Bernhardt who was a dominant influence in Lou Tellegen's Life.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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i. "Adrienne Lecouvreur." -Photograph by Sarony, 1887, with ms. note on picture, 1887. 1 box.
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1. clipped photo from Le Matin, dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. With Madame Moreno, photo taken by J. Sahadren, Paris, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. clipped photo, wearing the Buddhistic jewel, dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. Colored sketch or print, standing on a bear rug., dates not examined. 1 box.
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3. Photograph, copyrighted by Aime Dupont, 1905. 1 box.
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black-and-white still photograph from the last act., dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. clipped photograph from Coliseum performance, head shot, dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. clipped photograph, from dressing room, following performance, dates not examined. 1 box.
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3. picture from performance, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. Black-and-white photogravure, by Georges Clairin, dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. Black-and-white photograph, seated, dates not examined. 1 box.
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3. Black-and-white photography by Sarony, with attendant, dates not examined. 1 box.
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4. Tinted photograph, with flower in hand, stamped "Property of O.R. Tillinghast, Hollywood, California.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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5. Black-and-white photograph with fan and headress, stamped "Estate of Robert Kealing, in memory of Horace Porter, Jr.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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6. Illustration by William Schmedtgen, newspaper illustrator. Caption reads "One View of Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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7. Sketch, caption: "No. 42. – Sarah Bernhardt as 'Cleopatra.'", dates not examined. 1 box.
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8. Sketch, caption: "The modern emotional drama – Bernhardt as 'Cleopatra' in Sardou's drama.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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vii. "Cyrano de Bergerac." - Portait of Bernhardt superimposed on scene from play, ms. caption, "Sarah Bernhardt and Benoit Coquelin.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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viii. "La Fille de Roland." - Sketch, attributed to L. Caucherel and A. Salmon, dates not examined. 1 box.
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Black-and-white photograph by Downey, London, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. Black-and-white photograph, holding a young girl, dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. Photograph of Bernhardt superimposed on drawing from the play, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. Black-and-white photograph clipped from magazine, holding skull, dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. Clipped sketch from The Chicago Tribune, with the caption. "Ghost: 'Je suis l'esprit de votre pere.'", dates not examined. 1 box.
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3. Black-and-white photograph, holding skull, dates not examined. 1 box.
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Engraving, caption: "The Sacrifice of Iphigenia.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xiii. "Leah." -Black-and-white photo by Sarony, strapped to a wooden crucifix, 1894. 1 box.
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1. Photography by Rochlitz, as Portia in, 1917. 1 box.
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2. Clipped from newspaper, sepia toned photograph of Bernhardt as Portia, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. With Lou Telleger, from Scene 1:5, dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. Bernhardt, surrounded by Court, Scene 1:3, dates not examined. 1 box.
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3. With Lou Telleger, kneeling, Scene 1:7, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xvi. "The Sorcerer." (question as to whether Bernhardt is actually in the picture, or if picture features Mrs. Patrick Campbell), dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. As Mrs. Clarkson, copyrighted by Gebbie & Co, 1887. 1 box.
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2. Photogravure by Goupil & Co., dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. Tinted portrait, by Nadar, dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. Photograph of Bernhardt and Telleger, with ms. note, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. Photograph of Bernhardt superimposed on background sketch, dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. Newsprint photograph, Bernhardt holds a cross above a deceased man., dates not examined. 1 box.
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3. Tinted sketch from the first act by Jan Van Beers, in a costume designed by Morin and Blossier, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xx. "Le Vitrail." -Photograph by Underwood and Underwood, 1916. 1 box.
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1. Sarah Bernhardt, collage from roles in Gismonda, La Tosca, Phedre, and The Blue Lotus, dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. Photograph of Bernhardt drawing a sword (most likely Hamlet), dates not examined. 1 box.
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3. Collage, from Camille and Hamlet, dates not examined. 1 box.
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4. Photograph of Bernhardt in rehearsal, dates not examined. 1 box.
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5. Photograph from Vaudeville, with attached article by Percy Hammond, dates not examined. 1 box.
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i. Sarah Bernhardt with French soldiers in World War I, 1915, from Medem Photo Services, 1915. 1 box.
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ii. Bernhardt with Mr. and Mrs. Houdini, with inscription "To my friend F. King, regards and best wishes," and identification of Bernhardt, Houdini and wife in Houdini's own hand, taken by G.A. Walton, dates not examined. 1 box.
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iii. Clipped photo, "The Crowd at the entrance of the private stalls ---Sarah Bernhardt laughing in centre; General Galiffet (Former Minister of War), with stick, to the right.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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iv. Sarah Bernhardt on The Savoie, and Bernhardt disembarking from her ship upon arrival in New York, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. Portrait of Maurice Rostand, friend of the actress, at the grave in Pere la Chaise, dates not examined. 1 box.
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2. The Funeral: Mass in the Church of St. Francois de Sales, dates not examined. 1 box.
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3. (not Bernhardtiana, but attached) "The Triumvirate of the New Order in Italy, at the Grave of the Unknown Soldier in Rome." (Benito Mussolini, the Prince of Piedmont, General Diaz), dates not examined. 1 box.
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1. Memorial service to Bernhardt in Westminster Cathedral, undated. 1 box.
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2. "Ellen Terry leaving with Mrs. Kendal.", undated. 1 box.
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vii. On the train for Salt Lake, 1911 May 12. 1 box.
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viii. At the Hotel Majestic, during revisitation of America, photo by Underwood & Underwood, dates not examined. 1 box.
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ix. At a Charity Comittee Meeting (Committee of L'Orphelinat des Arts). The Bystander, 1920 November 17. 1 box.
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x. Group gathered after wedding of M. Sacha Guitry and Mlle. Yvonne Printemps, in the Hotel of M. Lucien Guitry, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xi. Bernhardt with French soldiers, "Barely a quarter of a mile from the German trenches.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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xii. Bernhardt in a crowd, next to man in Native American dress, photo by Dietz, New York, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xiii. With Sir Squire Bancroft, leaving the boat at Folkstone, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xiv. "Madame Sara (sic) Bernhardt: Arrival at Folkestone." With Sir Squire Bancroft and her grandaughter, Mlle. Maurice, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xv. Arrival in New York City, bidding farewell to Captain Poncelet, by American Press Association, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xvi. Arrival in England by Channel Steamer from Calais; being presented with a bouquet by Lady Tree, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xvii. Arrival in England, disembarking from the Folkestone, from The Standard, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xviii. Arriving at Dover, carried to her motor car for journey to London, with bouquet, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xix. Performing for an audience of convicts, dates not examined. 1 box.
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xx. Photograph of Bernhardt at dinner, with manuscript, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

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No arrangement action taken or arrangement information not recorded at the time of processing.

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1 box

i. Western Union Telegram, by Sarah Bernhardt, written from the Hotel St. Louis, New York City (held for translation), dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

ii. List of musical instruments and voices required for a production, on Tremont Theatre stationary, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

iii. List of props needed by act., dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

iv. Order to J.J. McNutt, Dr., builder and manufacturer of wood mouldings, brackets, counters, sashes, doors, window frames, 1891 March 14. 1 box.
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1 box

v. Order made out to Moore & Co., Dr. Teamsters, 1892 April 19 with sketch of set on the back, 1892 April 19. 1 box.
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1 box

vi. Stage carpenter's bill, Tremont Theatre, for the week ending, 1891 February 28. 1 box.
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1 box

vii. Monthly statement from Forbes Lithographs, 1891 March 31. 1 box.
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1 box

viii. Order to A.P. Robinson, Theatrical Scenery and Baggage Transfer, 1891 March 17. 1 box.
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1 box

ix. Assorted financial notes in Bernhardt's hand, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

x. Stage carpenter's bill, Tremont Theatre, for week ending, 1891 March 21. 1 box.
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1 box

xi. Financial notes, on Tremont Theatre stationary, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xii. Bernhardt expense account, for 1891 March 21, and Credit for the same date, on Tremont Theatre stationary, 1891 March 21. 1 box.
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1 box

xiii. Dated financial notes, on Tremont Theatre stationary, dates not examined. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

xiv. Notes for Tosca, Camille and Cleopatra, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xv. List of chorus and orchestra needed for Theodora, on Keeler's Hotel & Restaurant bill, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xvi. List of orchestra and other players needed for La Tosca, on Keeler's Hotel & Restaurant bill, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xvii. Assorted Financial notes on small scrap of paper, in black ink., dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xviii. Prop list for Camille, on M.R. Warren Stationery, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xix. List of items borrowed for Camille, on M.R. Warren stationery, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xx. (Paid) Order placed to J.J McNutt, 1892 March 11. 1 box.
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1 box

xxi. Order to Walter H. Durfee & Co., English Hall Clocks and Harrington's Tubular Bells, made 1892 January 8 and paid January 15, 1892 January 8. 1 box.
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1 box

xxii. Order to Armstrong Transfer Express Co, 1892 March 29. 1 box.
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1 box

xxiii. Props lists for La Tosca and Cleopatre, on M.R. Warren stationery, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xxiv. List of Gothic Oak Furniture, divided by acts furniture is required for., dates not examined. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

xxv. Handsome furniture needed for Act 1, Camille, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xxvi. Furniture needed for Act 2, Camille, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xxvii. List of props, on Tremont Theatre stationery, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xxviii. List of chorus, orchestra and other necessities for Cleopatra, Keeler's Hotel & Restaurant bill, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xxix. Memo for where props should be returned to, on pink construction paper, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xxx. Sketch of set for Act.1 and 2, La Dame de Challant, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xxxi. Sketch of set for Act. 3 and 4, La Dame de Challant, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

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No arrangement action taken or arrangement information not recorded at the time of processing.

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1 box

i. Card listing advertisement matter for James B. McAloon & Co., Fine Tailoring, Maverick National Bank and the Haines Piano, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

ii. Sarah Bernhardt bronze inkstand, in Princeton University Library Theatre Collection, photographed by Professor H.W. Janson, 1980. 1 box.
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1 box

iii. Note on calender page, "See also Bronze figure by S.B.", dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

iv. Seal with French Flag colors, and R.F., dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

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No arrangement action taken or arrangement information not recorded at the time of processing.

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1 box

i. Bernhardt's sketch of scene for Hamlet, interior, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

ii. Sketch of set for Act 1, on Abbey, Schoeffel & Grau paper, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

iii. Sketch of set for Act 3, on Abbey, Schoeffel & Grau paper, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

iv. Sketch for set of Act 7, on Abbey, Schoeffel & Grau paper, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

v. Sketch of set for Act 5, Scene 1 from La Dame de Challant, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

vi. Sketch of set for Act 5, on Abbey, Schoeffel & Grau paper, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

vii. Sketch for Hamlet, moonlight outside the castle, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

viii. Sketch for set, interior, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

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No arrangement action taken or arrangement information not recorded at the time of processing.

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1 box

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1 box

1. Fedora,, 1896 January 27. 1 box.
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1 box

2. Gismonda and Phedre,, 1896 February. 1 box.
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1 box

ii. Chesnut St. Opera House – Hamlet, 1901 January 7 with attached review, 1901 January 7. 1 box.
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1 box

iii. Columbia Theatre- Cleopatra, 1892 March 28-April 2 (2 copies), 1892 March 28-April 2. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

Physical Description

1 box

1. La Mort de Cleopatre, beginning, 1916 December 18. 1 box.
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1 box

2. Hecube and Du Theatre au Champ D'Honneur, beginning 1916 December 4 (6 copies), 1916 December 4. 1 box.
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1 box

v. Garden Theatre. – L'Aiglon,, 1900 December. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

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1 box

1. Le Dame Aux Camelias,, 1905 December. 1 box.
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1 box

2. Hamlet, La Sorciere, L'aiglon, Frou Frou, La Dame Aux Camellias,, 1906. 1 box.
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1 box

vii. Manhattan Theatre. – clip of Bernhardt in L'aiglon, attached to program for Her Majesty, the Girl Queen, with illegible ms. note, dates not examined. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

viii. Masonic Temple, Trenton, N.J, Le Dame Aux Camelias,, 1906. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

ix. Henry C. Miner's Theatre – not Bernhardt, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

x. Palace Theatre – Camille, dates not examined. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

xi. Palmer's Theatre – Fedora,, 1891. 1 box.
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1 box

xii. Santa Barbara Opera House – Le Dame Aux Camelias,, 1911. 1 box.
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1 box

Physical Description

1 box

1. Theodora,, 1887. 1 box.
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1 box

2. Fedora,, 1887. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

Physical Description

1 box

1. La Tosca, Film D'Art Production, Universal Pictures, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

2. Phedre, no theater listed, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

3. Presentation of Du Theatre Au Champ D'Honneur, and Le Dame Aux Camelias by Martin Beck, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

xv. Palace Theatre Vaudeville- "presents Mme. Sarah Bernhardt ... with her own company from the Theatre Sarah Bernhardt, Paris, in an Act from these plays from her repertoire: Un Nuit de Noel, La Dame Aux Camelias, La Tosca, Theodora, Lucrece Borgia and Phedre (2 copies), dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

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1 box

1. When the Leaves Begin to Turn, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

2. Cradle's Empty, Baby's Gone, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

3. Johnny Morgan, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

4. Let Me Dream While Life Shall Linger, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

5. Papa's Picture in the Locket Mother wore, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

6. Merchant's Gargling Oil Liniment-a parody, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

7. Oh, Dem Golden Slippers, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

8. In the morning, by the bright light, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

9. Come to Mamma, Baby Darling, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

10. Norine Maureen, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

11. Over the Garden Wall, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

12. Dedicated to Merchant's Gargling Oil, on completion of their new building,, 1882 February. 1 box.
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1 box

13. Somebody's Coming when the Dew-Drops Fall, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

14. Peek-a-Boo, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

15. A Violet from my Mother's Grave, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

16. Oh, Frank, Tell them to Stop!, dates not examined. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

Arrangement

No arrangement action taken or arrangement information not recorded at the time of processing.

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1 box

Arrangement

No arrangement action taken or arrangement information not recorded at the time of processing.

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1 box

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1 box

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1 box

a. Le Dame Aux Camélias 1, Les Rois, Fedora, Izeyl, Tosca, dates not examined. 1 box.
Scope and Contents

Bold indicates featured play, plain italics plays from which acts have been selected.

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1 box

b. Phedre, Les Rois, Fedora, Izeyl, Dame Aux Camelias, La Tosca, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

c. Les Rois, Fedora, Izeyl, Dame Aux Camelias, La Tosca, Phedre, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

d. Fedora, Izeyl, La Dame Aux Camelias, dates not examined. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

2. Garden Theatre Program, La Tosca,, 1891. 1 box.
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1 box

3. Fedora,, 1892 April. 1 box.
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1 box

4. Cleopatra, 1891 March. 1 box.
Physical Description

1 box

Physical Description

1 box

1. Boston Theatre – Camille, 1901. 1 box.
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1 box

Physical Description

1 box

a. La Mort De Cleopatra, Shylock, L'Aiglon, 1916. 1 box.
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1 box

b. Hecube, Du Theatre Au Champ D'Honneur, La Dame Aux Camelias,, 1916. 1 box.
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1 box

3. The Grand Theatre – La Mort de Cleopatre,, 1917. 1 box.
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1 box

4. Charles Dillingham's Globe Theatre – Jean Marie, Sister Beatrice, L'Aiglon, La Dame Aux Camelias,, 1911. 1 box.
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1 box

5. The Globe Theatre in Boston – The Bernhardt Season,, 1880. 1 box.
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1 box

Physical Description

1 box

a. Fedora, Leah, La Tosca, Cleopatra, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

b. Diaphane, La Tosca, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

7. The Tremont Theatre – Farewell Engagement of Sarah Bernhardt,, 1892. 1 box.
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1 box

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No arrangement action taken or arrangement information not recorded at the time of processing.

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1 box

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1 box

1. Cleopatra, 1891 (2 copies), 1891. 1 box.
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1 box

2. La Tosca, 1891. 1 box.
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1 box

3. Adrienne Lecouvreur,, 1880. 1 box.
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1 box

4. La Tosca,, 1896. 1 box.
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1 box

5. Pauline Blanchard,, 1891. 1 box.
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1 box

6. La Tosca, 1891 cover, 1891. 1 box.
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1 box

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1 box

1. Shylock, by Edmond Haraucourt, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

2. La Mort De Cleopatre – A Drama in One Act, by Henri Cain and Maurice Bernhardt, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

3. Argument of the Play of Tosca – Drama in Five Acts, by Victorien Sardou, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

4. Argument of the Play of Fedora – Drama in Four Acts, by Victorien Sardou, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

5. Du Theatre Au Champ d'Honneur – A Play in One Act, by a French officer at the front,, 1914-1915. 1 box.
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1 box

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1 box

1. Adrienne Lecouvreur, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

2. La Tosca, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

3. Fedora, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

4. Camille, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

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1 box

1. L'Aiglon (3 copies), dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

2. Camille (6 copies), dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

3. Adrienne Lecouvreur & L'Aiglon, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

4. La Sociere, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

5. Madame X., dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

6. La Procès de Jeanne D'Arc & Camille, dates not examined. 1 box.
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1 box

Arrangement

No arrangement action taken or arrangement information not recorded at the time of processing.

Scope and Contents

Numbers refer to Mylar sleeve.

Physical Description

230 items

1A. "Theatre Sarah Bernhardt." Le Theatre, 1910 March 11, No. 270, 1910 March 11. 1 item.
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1 item

1B. Chic (cover with Bernhardt caricature),, 1880 November 24. 1 item.
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1 item

1C. "Sarah Bernhardt: She." The Criterion, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

1D. "Chartran's Bernhardt and Other Portraits." The Illustrated American,, 1896 March 28. 1 item.
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1 item

2A. Collage of photos and programs from Cleopatra, Fedora, La Tosca, L'Aiglon, and La Dame Aux Camelias, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

2B. Continuation of collage, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

2C. "Sarah Bernhardt: The World's Greatest Living Actress." The Theatre Magazine Gallery of Players, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

2D. "A Great Decorative Artist: Alphonse Marie Mucha." (Sketch for Bernhardt play poster), dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

3. "Sarah Bernhardt Passes into the Ages." The New York Times,, 1923 April 1. 1 item.
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1 item

4A. "Theatre Sarah Bernhardt." Le Theatre, no date, gilded cover, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

4B. "The Current Plays." (Bernhardt in Les Buffons), dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

4C. La Beffa, Act III. Photo by H. Manuel, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

4D. "Leah." Photo by Napoleon Sarony, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

5A. "Mme. Bernhardt in Racine's 'Phedre.'" Drawn by F. Matania, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

5B. "Quatre portraits de Sarah Bernhardt." By Melandri and Bert-Sabourin, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

5C. "The Greatest Actress of Our Time: The Divine Sarah." London News,, 1923 March 31. 1 item.
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1 item

5D. Portrait: "Mme. Sarah Bernhardt in 'The Sorciere.'" Theatre Magazine,, 1906. 1 item.
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1 item

6. Assorted clips with limited identification: 2 articles clipped to exclude publication, titles and authors, "Femmes Nues," in French, "Cheers and Tears for Bernhardt," The Times, "Parisian Theatres," 1894 October 28, "Bernhardt and 'Les Cathedrales.'", 1894 October 28. 1 item.
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1 item

7A. "Bernhardt at Rehearsal." The Illustrated American-Dog Show Number, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

7B. The Memoirs of Sarah Bernhardt Chapter VI., dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

7C. Fragment of article with photos from L'Illustration, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

7D. Fragment of a book or text article, "Sarah Bernhardt." In French, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

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3 items

8A. "Paris fait aujourd'hui a Sarah Bernhardt de grandioses funerailles." Comoedia, 1923. 1 item.
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1 item

8B. "Sarah Bernhardt est morte." Comoedia, 1923 (pressed between other 2 papers), 1923. 1 item.
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1 item

8C. "Sarah Bernhardt sur son lit de mort." Comoedia,, 1923. 1 item.
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1 item

9A. Raymond, E.T. "Sarah Bernhardt." The Outlook,, 1923 March 31. 1 item.
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1 item

9B. "The Plays of the Day." The Illustrated American,, 1891 January 17. 1 item.
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1 item

9C. Colby, Elbridge. "Bernhardt and the New France." The Bellman,, 1916 November 4. 1 item.
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1 item

9D. "Impressions of Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

10A. The Graphic,, 1894 June 23. 1 item.
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1 item

10B. "I decline matrimony and make my debut." By Sarah Bernhardt, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

11A. Collage of program from Hamlet and pictures, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

11B. Program from The Globe Theatre, Frou-Frou,, 1880 December 17. 1 item.
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1 item

11C. Program from Metropolitan Opera House, Farewell Engagement, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

11D. Program from The Globe Theatre, Adrienne, December 8 th,, 1880. 1 item.
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1 item

12A. "A London Tribute to Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

12B. L'Illustration: "Les Funerailles Grandioses de Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

12C. "Farewell to the World's Stage." The Illustrated London News,, 1923 April 7. 1 item.
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1 item

12D. "The Funeral of Sarah Bernhardt." The Sphere, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

13A. "Sarah Bernhardt." The Times,, 1912 October 23. 1 item.
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1 item

13B. "The Passing of the Divine Sarah." The Graphic,, 1923 April 7. 1 item.
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1 item

13C. Grau, Robert. "The Real Bernhardt." Theatre Magazine, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

13D. "Our Captious Critic." The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News,, 1887 August 6. 1 item.
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1 item

14A. "Madame Bernhardt's Jubilee: A National Tribute.", 1912 October 24. 1 item.
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1 item

14B. "Mme. Sarah Bernhardt's Birthday: Presentation of the 'National Tribute.'" Times,, 1912 October 24. 1 item.
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1 item

14C. "The Passing of the Divine Sarah." The Sphere,, 1923 April 7. 1 item.
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1 item

14D. "Sarah Bernhardt." The Gazette,, 1912 October 23. 1 item.
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1 item

15A. "A National Theatre." The Morning Post, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

15B. "Madame Sarah Bernhardt." Journal des Debats,, 1923 March 28. 1 item.
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1 item

15C. "Sarah Bernhardt est morte." L'echo,, 1923. 1 item.
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1 item

16A. Expense sheet sent to John Fighe, Boston, March 18 th,, 1891. 1 item.
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1 item

16B. "Sarah Bernhardt receives her laurel wreath by proxy.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

16C. "Loving tributes to Mme. Bernhardt paid with gift from American Stage.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

16D. "Two Fedoras in the role of hostesses.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

17A. "Sarah Bernhardt and the young actor whom it is reported that she is going to marry." The New York Times,, 1911 December 3. 1 item.
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1 item

17B. "Sarah Bernhardt in London." Boston Herald,, 1885 December 20. 1 item.
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1 item

17C. "The Divine Sarah." Westminster Gazette (ms. note),, 1921 April 5. 1 item.
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1 item

17D. "Bernhardt in the Mirrors of Memories.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

18A. "Women who'd play the man." The Sun,, 1909 March 14. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

18B. Symons, Arthur. "Impressions of Sarah Bernhardt." The London Mercury, dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

18C. Bolitho, William. "Bernhardt's Last Gesture." The Outlook,, 1923 April 7. 1 item.
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1 item

19A. "Bernhardt in the city with a sore throat." The New York Times, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

19B. "Reception to Mme. Bernhardt.", 1910 October 8. 1 item.
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1 item

19C. Clipping, The Transcript,, 1894 November 24. 1 item.
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1 item

19D. "Quand meme...The Divine Sarah." Harper's Bazaar,, 1940 March 15. 1 item.
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1 item

20A. "Sarah Bernhardt: Her Life and Opinions.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

20B. Poor, C.G. "An Irresistible Testament to Sarah Bernhardt's Glory." The New York Times Book Review,, 1934 February 25. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

20C. "Mme. Bernhardt Rejected by the Legion of Honor.", 1906 August 4. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

21A. "A Vision of French Cathedrales." The Times,, 1916 January 4. 1 item.
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1 item

21B. "Sarah Bernhardt in Cleopatra." Pall Mall Budget, 1890 October 23. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

22A. "Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

22B. "Bernhardt Again on Paris Stage." The Times, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

22C. "Mme. Bernhardt at the Coliseum.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

22D. "Reappearance at London Coliseum.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

23A. Clipping, "Les Cathedrales.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

23B. Hill, Russel. "French in Syria resist without heart, if at all." The New York Tribune, 1941 (with picture of Bernhardt's granddaughter, Lysiane), 1941. 1 item.
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1 item

24A. "Mme. Bernhardt in England." The Times,, 1916 January 3. 1 item.
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1 item

24B. "One Day with Sarah Bernhardt on her Last Visit.", dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

25A. Collage of photos and programs from Frou-Frou, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

25B. Prop list with ms. note in Bernhardt's hand on the back, dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

26A. "Bernhardt, In Old Age, Upon Acting.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

26B. "Sarah Bernhardt's Last Journey." The Graphic,, 1923 April 7. 1 item.
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1 item

26C. "Les Obsèques de Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

26D. "Mme. Bernhardt's Funeral." The Times,, 1923 March 31. 1 item.
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1 item

27A. "Mme. Bernhardt Still Charms at 72.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

27B. "Mme. Bernhardt in 1878." Morning Post,, 1923 March 29. 1 item.
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1 item

27C. The Chatterer, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

27D. "The Funeral of Sarah Bernhardt." The Times, 1923 March 31. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

28A. Dale, Allen. "Allen Dale Reviews the Performance of the Celebrated French Players in the Rostand Drama at the Garden Theatre.", dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

28B. "Death of Mme. Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

29A. Burton, Percy. "Sarah Bernhardt to Play Again." The Sun,, 1917 August 26. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

29B. Dale, Allen. "Sarah Bernhardt Greatest Example of Work World has ever known, says Dale." Editorial Telephone, Beekman 2000, New York American, dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

30A. "Berhnardt's Debut in Paris.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

30B. "Mme. Bernhardt as 'Phedre'.", dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

30C. "La mort de Sarah Bernhardt." L'echo de Paris, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

30D. "Mort de Mme. Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

31A. "Sarah Bernhardt est Morte." Le Matin, dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

31B. "La vie et le talent de Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

31C. "Sarah Bernhardt." Le Gaulo, dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

32. A. "Les Premieres." Le Figaro,, 1923 April 12. 1 item.
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1 item

32B. "Morte de Mme. Sarah Bernhardt." Le Figaro, dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

33A. Ervine, St. John. "Three Actresses: Bernhardt, Ellen Terry and Lillah McCarthy." At the Play, dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

33B. "Appreciation of Bernhardt." The New York Times, dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

34A. "Mme. Bernhardt's New Play.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

34B. "As in her prime.", dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

35A. Broadway Banter, dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

35B. "Sarah Bernhardt et la Comedie-Francaise." Le Figaro, dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

35C. "French Players too Patriotic to leave their country at this time.", dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

35D. "Variety Stage – Mme. Bernhardt as Queen Elizabeth.", dates not examined. 1 item.
Physical Description

1 item

36A.. "Bernhardt in 'L'Aiglon.'", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

36B. "Mme. Bernhardt Seen in New Bill." Telegraph, dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

36C. "Music and Drama – Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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1 item

37A. "Spotlight taken; Bernhardt raves.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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37B. "Mme. Bernhardt Sued –Jeweler Attaches Bank Account Here for 5,700.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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37C. "Bernhardt in Lydig Home Greets Many.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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37D. Performance announcement, dates not examined. 1 item.
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37E. Performance announcement, Empire Theatre, dates not examined. 1 item.
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38A. "Bernhardt's Boston Repertory.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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38B. "Actors Honor Bernhardt.", 1916. 1 item.
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38C. "Sarah Bernhardt." The Evening Post, dates not examined. 1 item.
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38D. "Bernhardt Reappears." The Evening Sun,, 1916 December 6. 1 item.
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39A. "Sarah Bernhardt, fille d'un officier polonais?", dates not examined. 1 item.
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39B. "Sarah Bernhardt to Appear in New Rostand Play soon." News of Paris Theater, The New York Herald, dates not examined. 1 item.
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39C. "The World of the Theatre.", 1890 March 8. 1 item.
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39D. "Sarah Bernhardt Approaches.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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40A. "Sarah Bernhardt as Queen Elizabeth." Pall Mall Gazette, dates not examined. 1 item.
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40B. "Mme. Bernhardt in First American Play.", 1910 December 30. 1 item.
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40C. "Mme. Sarah Bernhardt Reappearance in London.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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41A. Comparison of Leslie Carter to Bernhardt, dates not examined. 1 item.
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41B. Clipped one-liner, The New York Tribune,, 1915 March 11. 1 item.
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41C. "A wonderful performance in Sardou's 'La Sorciere.'", 1907 October 22. 1 item.
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41D. "Mlle. Theo's Admiration for Bernhardt told to the Journal.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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42A. "Mme. Sarah Bernhardt – Arrival in London." The Standard, dates not examined. 1 item.
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42B. "Bernhardt's New Play a Success.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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42C. Dale, Allen. "Sarah Outdoes herself as Camille.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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43A. "Sarah tears 'La Tosca' to sublime tatters in the garden, says Allen Dale." New York Journal, dates not examined. 1 item.
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43B. "Bernhardt returns to Vaudeville.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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43C. "Bernhardt in 'Le Reveil'.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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44A. "Threats of Death for Mme. Bernhardt Fail to Halt her U.S. Tour." The Evening Telegram,, 1915 October 31. 1 item.
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44B. "Correspondence – Bernhardt Bargain.", 1906 November 24. 1 item.
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44C. "The Bernhardt-Coquelin Season." New York Daily Tribune,, 1900 December 18. 1 item.
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45A. "Madame Bernhardt." Morning Post, dates not examined. 1 item.
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45B. "Mme. Sarah Bernhardt – Great Reception and a Graceful Tribute.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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45C. "Mme. Bernhardt Takes Final Leave of the Bostonian Public." News of the Theatre, " 'I say, old man, I saw you at the Bernhardt first night: what did you think of it?'", dates not examined. 1 item.
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45D. "Bernhardt's Granddaughter." Graphic Section, dates not examined. 1 item.
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45E. "Bernhardt defies Protest.", 1911 January 17. 1 item.
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45F. "Bernhardt as L'aiglon.", 1900 December 1. 1 item.
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45G. "Bernhardt acts in English." The New York Times, 1916. 1 item.
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45H. Ciolkowska, Muriel. "The Divine Sarah was Art Personified.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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46A. Corbett, Alexander. "Bernhardt's La Tosca.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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46B. The Theatre, dates not examined. 1 item.
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46C. Chisholm, Cecil. "Sarah-Patriot." The Daily Chronicle,, 1916 January 22. 1 item.
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46D. Mower, Magaret. "On Tour with Bernhardt." The New York Times, dates not examined. 1 item.
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47A. " The 'Divine Sarah' in her Principal Parts." The New York Herald, dates not examined. 1 item.
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47B. "Sarah Bernhardt's Skeleton.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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47C. "Mme. Bernhardt – Marriage to a Young Actor.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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47D. "With her snakes.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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48A. "La Vie a Paris – Sarah Bernhardt et sa Legende.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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48B. Clipping from The Chatterer, dates not examined. 1 item.
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49A. Towse, J. Ranken. "Sarah Bernhardt – Her Place in Stage History.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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49B. Clipping re La Tosca, dates not examined. 1 item.
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49C. Clipping, sleep habits, dates not examined. 1 item.
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49D. Clipping, age., dates not examined. 1 item.
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50A. "Beloved of America, Divine Sarah Passes Away.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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50B. "Mme. Bernhardt as Shylock." The Transcript, dates not examined. 1 item.
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50C. "Sarah Answers Fanny's Challenge." The New York Herald,, 1891 February 23. 1 item.
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50D. "Bernhardt's Maid Finds Way to Simpler Life.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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50E. Clipping, "Bernhardt carries 265 trunks on tour.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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50F. Clipping, last autograph, dates not examined. 1 item.
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51A.. "The Bernhardt Audience and its comments on the play.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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51B. "Sarah as Cleopatra." The World, dates not examined. 1 item.
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51C. Clipping, "The simultaneous appearance of Fanny Davenport, Sarah Bernhardt and Eleanora Duse will certainly draw upon this theatergoing public in large draughts of stimulating competition.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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51D. "The Bernhardt Boom.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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52A. Meltzer, Charles Henry. "Behind the Scenes with Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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52B. De Foe, Louis V. "From the front of the stage: Criticism of the play.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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52C. "Bernhardt – Soul of France.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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52D. "Mme. Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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53A. Carr, J. Comyns. "Mme. Sarah Bernhardt." The Times,, 1913 October 11. 1 item.
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53B. "Sarah Bernhardt." Les Nouvelles Litteraires,, 1923 March 31. 1 item.
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54A. "How Bernhardt Began Her Career.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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54B. "Sara ( sic), The Superb.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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54C. "Bernhardt's Return, dates not examined. 1 item.
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54D. "Brilliant and Memorable Rentree of a Great Artist.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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55A. "The Divine Sarah as she really is in spare moments." New York Herald,, 1891 February 15. 1 item.
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55B. Littlewood, S.R. "The Death of Sarah Bernhardt.", 1923 March 27. 1 item.
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56A. Towse, J. Ranken. "Sarah Bernhardt – Her Place in Stage History.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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56B. "Bernhardt Booksale Ends.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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56C. "10-Times Value Bid for Bernhardt Gems.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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56D. "Bernhardt Returns" and clipping, dates not examined. 1 item.
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57A.. "Madame Sarah Bernhardt." The Post Express,, 1916 November 3. 1 item.
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57B.. "Bernhardt in 'La Tosca.'", dates not examined. 1 item.
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57C. "Sarah Bernhardt." The Saturday Review, dates not examined. 1 item.
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57D. "Sarah the Superb (continued)." Boston Daily Globe, dates not examined. 1 item.
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58A. Rostand, Maurice. "A Sarah Bernhardt.", 1933 March 26. 1 item.
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58B. "Mme. Sarah Bernhardt." New York Herald, dates not examined. 1 item.
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58C. "Horsewhipped by Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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59A. "Who is Mlle. X, whose memoirs have upset Paris?" The New York Times,, 1913 October 12. 1 item.
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59B. "Viviani's Visit Rejoices Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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60A. Clipping, "La Tosca.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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60B. "Bernhardt's Will Wins Over Ills." The Evening Sun, dates not examined. 1 item.
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60C. "Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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60D. "Quelques judgements du 'Journal des Debats' sur Mme. Sarah Bernhardt au Theatre Francais.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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61A. "Sarah Bernhardt in 'La Tosca.'", dates not examined. 1 item.
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61B. "Bernhardt Again.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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61C. "Bernhardt's Cleopatra." The Evening Sun, dates not examined. 1 item.
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61D. "Some Traits of Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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62A.. Robinson, Boardman. "Sarah Bernhardt as Marguerite Gautier." The New York Tribune,, 1910 December 18. 1 item.
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62B. "Sarah Bernhardt as 'Joan of Arc.'" Sketches by M.Maurin, The Illustrated American,, 1890 March 1. 1 item.
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62C. " 'La Nuit de Mai' a la Comedie-Francaise." L'Illustration, dates not examined. 1 item.
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63A. Booth's Park Theatre Program, "Farewell American Engagement of Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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63B. Sarah Bernhardt (no title), The New York Herald,, 1903 March 29. 1 item.
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64A. Collage from "L'Aiglon.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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64B. Review from 'Magda', The New York Times, dates not examined. 1 item.
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65. Bernhardt, Sarah. "The Confession." Translated by Herman Bernstein, printed in The New York Times,, 1910 December 11. 1 item.
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66A. "The Entr'Acte.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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66B. "Bernhardt Stories.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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66C. "Stage Lights on Sarah." New York Herald,, 1891 February 15. 1 item.
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67A. Clipping, dates not examined. 1 item.
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67B. "Ombre Parisiennes – Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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68A. Hellman, George S. "She was dramatic art incarnate." The New York Times,, 1942 November 22. 1 item.
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68B. Haynie, J.H. "The Piece Contains.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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69. "Sarah's Theatre." Truth,, 1923 April 11. 1 item.
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70A. "Mme. Bernhardt in London." The Daily Chronicle, 1910 September 19. 1 item.
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70B. "L'Hommage des Poetes a Sarah Bernhardt.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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71A. Beresford, Leslie. "The Genius of Sarah Bernhardt." T.P's Weekly,, 1912 September 20. 1 item.
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71B. "Sarah, the Grandmother.", dates not examined. 1 item.
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72A. Clippings from The New York Times, re Bernhardt as Shylock, dates not examined. 1 item.
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72B. "Back to Brittany with Bernhardt." The New York Herald,, 1891 August 2. 1 item.
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73. Selections from various issues of Theatre Magazine, dates not examined. 1 item.
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74. "The Empires Tribute to Sarah Bernhardt: A Birthday Celebration at the Savoy." Large Drawing, dates not examined. 1 item.
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