Category - THS Archive

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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A Farewell to Amanda Wick & A Welcome to Patrick Seymour, Archives Director

We’re sad to announce that Amanda Wick, previous Archives Director has left her role as Archives Director at THS to move to Minneapolis, MN. Before she left, she wanted to […]

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From the Collections: Improvements in the search functions online

Increasing digital access to primary source research materials is a major initiative for museum and archival institutions today – and we at THS are certainly no different from many other […]

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Holiday Greetings from the Loew’s Collection

Each week this holiday season, we’re thrilled to share with you seasonal greetings from the Loew’s Collection. Much like Leonard Maltin’s thanks for Thanksgiving Pin Ups last week, we here […]

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