Receipt by the American Theatre Bowery to Junius Brutus Booth

Title

Receipt by the American Theatre Bowery to Junius Brutus Booth

Description

Junius Brutus Booth receives payment from the American Theatre Company for 6 nights of services. The receipt is signed by Booth and actor Thomas Hamblin.

Creator

Booth, Junius Brutus; Hamblin, Thomas; American Theatre Company

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1837-09-02

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library Foundation holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

300199
T1837.09.02-MISC

Transcription

New York Sep 5th 1837 Recd from the American Theatre Bowery thought the hands of George G Stevenfon the sum of one hundred Dollars in full for service to date. $10000/00 W Hields New York Feb. 5 1837 Recd from the American Theatre Bowery through the hands of George G Stevenson the Sum of forty-three Dollars on acct. of Salaries of [Mept?] Mathews I Ferris. Thos I. [Hamhlin?] $L1300/00 enter/return enter/return New York Sept. 5th 1837 Rec from the American Theatre Bowery through the hands of George G Stevenson the Sum of Five hundred + fifty Dolls being half of the accept on Monday Evenig after deducting 200$ for expenses. Thos I Hamblinj $500 Rct. E. Hillard


New Yorke 21 Aug 1837 Recd from Am Theatre [illegible] Stevenson Fufhy dollars on acc $.50 E [illegible] S [Bankes?] New Yorke 31 Au[illegible] 1837 Mic from the Am Theatre by M Geo G Stevenson Fifty five 21/100 dollars on full for bill of [illegible] $55.26 E [illegible] S [Baker?] enter/return enter/return New York September 2nd 1837. Recd from American Theatre Bowery through the handf of G. G Stevenson [illegible] Seven Hundred dollars in full for services from Augt. 28th./[irz?] [illegible] nights f to Sept. 1st 1837. $700 J B Booth New York Sept 4 1837 Rcd from Bowery theatr thirty-dollars one weeks salary $30 M.[Dinnfrns?]

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

paper and ink
2 p
21 x 16 cm

Citation

Booth, Junius Brutus; Hamblin, Thomas; American Theatre Company, “Receipt by the American Theatre Bowery to Junius Brutus Booth,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed November 20, 2019, http://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/7872.