Written in English
|Contributions||Ross, Thomas W., 1875-1959, Arbuckle, Maclyn, 1866-1931, Bingham, Amelia, 1869-1927, Taliaferro, Mabel, 1889-1979, Mapes, Victor, 1870-1943, Smith, Winchell, 1871-1933, Howard, Bronson, 1842-1908, Hinton Theatre (Organization : Muskogee, Okla.), Theater Playbills and Programs Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||PN2093 .A44 1877 no. Thr. E/N|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (theater program).|
|LC Control Number||2012658788|
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