WPA Federal Theatre presents "It can't happen here" (LOC)

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    Halls, Richard,, 1906-, artist.

    WPA Federal Theatre presents "It can't happen here" dramatized by Sinclair Lewis & J.C. Moffitt : Adelphi Theatre, 54th Street East of 7th Ave.

    N.Y.C. : Federal Art Project, [1936 or 1937]

    1 print (poster) : silkscreen, color.

    Notes:
    Work Projects Administration Poster Collection (Library of Congress).
    Poster for Federal Theatre Project presentation of "It Can't Happen Here" at the Adelphi Theatre, 54th Street, east of 7th Ave., showing the Statue of Liberty.

    Subjects:
    Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.)--1930-1940.

    Format: Theatrical posters--1930-1940.
    Screen prints--Color--1930-1940.

    Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication.

    Repository: Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Division, Washington, D.C. 20540 USA

    Higher resolution image is available (Persistent URL): hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/cph.3b48562

    Call Number: POS - WPA - NY .H355, no. 14

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    1. artolog 48 months ago | reply

      The show opened on 10/26/36 and closed in January, 1937 after 95 performances.
      www.ibdb.com/production.php?id=12232

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