Wigwam Theatre Ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: NC1115

Scope and Contents

Includes the newsletter Wigwam Theatre news, a cookbook, a program for the "gala carnival opening" of the theater in 1926, and two vols. of the book The count of Monte Cristo, stamped to commemorate the movie's Reno Premiere at the Wigwam in 1922.

Dates

  • 1916-1926

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Administrative History

The Wigwam Theatre was a Reno, Nevada vaudeville and movie theater built around 1910.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (8 items)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Includes the newsletter Wigwam Theatre news, a cookbook, a program for the "gala carnival opening" of the theater in 1926, and two vols. of the book The count of Monte Cristo, stamped to commemorate the movie's Reno Premiere at the Wigwam in 1922.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Ephemera donation from George Saydak; 06/16/78.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Wigwam Theatre Ephemera
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
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