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[Bridge design with photo attached]

Image ID: 1819599

[Bridge design with photo attached] (1937)

Image Details

Image Title

:  [Bridge design with photo attached]

Additional Name(s)

: Oenslager, Donald, 1902-1975 -- Creator

Created Date

: 1937

Specific Material Type

: drawings

Item Physical Description

: 1 set design : gouache, pencil, ink, watercolor on board ; 50 x 56 cm. + inset photograph 16 x 23 cm. mounted upper right


: Drawing by Donald Oenslager, with attached uncredited photograph. Note 2.) Richard Rodgers project.

Production Notes

: Opened at the Alvin Theater on November 2, 1937 and transferred to the Music Box Theater where it ran for 290 performances. Music by Richard Rodgers, lyrics by Lorenz Hart, book by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman. It starred George M. Cohan as Franklin Roosevelt.


: Donald Oenslager papers and designs, 1922-1982 / Series VIII: Designs / Sub-series II: Production Designs / Production Designs, 1924-1968 / Box 85, Production Designs, 1924-1968 / Folder 3: I'd rather be right


: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Billy Rose Theatre Division

Catalog Call Number

: *T-Mss 1996-015 Box 85, Folder 3

Digital ID

: 1819599

Record ID

: 1914838

Digital Item Published

: 4-29-2010; updated 3-25-2011

Rights Notice

: Copyright Donald Oenslager.

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