Category - THS Archive

View the 2014 Collections Assessment Report

Dear Friends, The American Theatre Architecture Archive is a truly unique resource. Home to over 100,000 items documenting more than 18,000 theatres in America, it is the largest holding of […]

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Finding Aid Updates: The Editor’s Collection & Michael R. Miller Slide Collection

Researchers and curious parties will be enthused to find access to the THS collections has been incredibly improved this week. We’re pleased to point you to you the finding aids […]

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Found in the Archive

FOUND IN THE ARCHIVE By Patrick Seymour, Archives Director This past week was a productive one in the Archive. I began going through pieces of our sizeable Loew’s Collection, processing […]

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From the Archives: The Case of the Ticket Taker “on the Take !” (and Other Cases from the Stanley-Warner Company)

The Case of the Ticket Taker “on the Take!” (and Other Cases from the Stanley-Warner Company) By Patrick Seymour, Archives Director Originally printed in Marquee™, VOL. 46 NO. 2 While […]

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Apply for the 2015 Thomas R. Du Buque Research Fellowship!

Have you always wanted to do in-person research in our holdings of over 100,000 items documenting 18,000 theatres in America from the 1880s to present day? Apply for the Thomas […]

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Throwback Thursday: 1947-48 Theatre Catalog

One of the amazing resources available in-person at THS is our extensive library of books and reference serials. With over 1,025 theatre architecture-related books on hand, you never know what […]

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Updates from the Archives: Balaban & Katz Collection

This past week member and volunteer Bruce Cutter and Pat Seymour our Archives Director rolled up their sleeves and took on the Balaban & Katz collection in full force. The […]

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Announcing: 2014 Thomas R. DuBuque Research Fellowship Awardee

  The Theatre Historical Society of America is pleased to announce Jeff Thompson of Los Angeles, California as the recipient of the 2014 Thomas R. DuBuque Research Fellowship. He will […]

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Volunteers Make All The Difference at THS!

We have a great roster of volunteers here at THS that are doing invaluable work cataloging, photographing, and indexing some of our many collections. We’d like to take a moment […]

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Announcing: Revised Research Fees

Since our inception in 1969, THS has sought to document and celebrate the history of America’s theatres. Since that time, we’ve amassed records on over 16,000 theatres in America that […]

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