Providence Public Library Digital Collections

John B. Archer Collection

Collection Information

Description

This collection is comprised primarily of the work of John B. Archer. It contains scripts, arrangements, and sheet music of the various comic operas he wrote. Photographs and clippings from a photo album in the collection have been made available here.

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"The Romany Maid" stage performance
Image of a stage performance of "The Romany Maid." A crowd of actors is on the…

"The Romany Maid" cast
Image of the cast of "The Romany Maid" on stage.

Act II of Romany Maid
Image of Act II of the operetta "The Romany Maid." A woman surrounded by actors…

Pepita
Portrait of the character Pepita from the operetta "The Romany Maid." Subject is…

Portrait of Pepita
Portrait of Pepita, a character from the operetta "The Romany Maid." Subject is…

Three operetta actors
Photograph of three actors from the operetta "The Romany Maid" in costume. Two…

Frau Kirschwasser
Portrait of the character, Frau Kirschwasser, from the operetta "The Romany…

Gen. Goriot
Photograph of the character Gen. Goriot from the operetta "The Romany Maid." The…

General and Frau K
Image of to characters from the operetta "The Romany Maid." Seated on a bench is…

Three actors in costume from "The Romany Maid"
Image of three actors from the operetta "The Romany Maid" in full costume. A…

Actress in costume
An actress from the operetta "The Romany Maid" in a Romani-inspired costume.…

Pepita, "The Romany Maid"
Image of an actress in costume portraying Pepita, a character from the operetta…