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Title
Ḳuba, oder, general Matseo's hedenṭhum
Additional title: General Matseo's hedenṭhum
Additional title: Ḳuba, oder, general Matseo's ṭoyṭ
Additional title: General Matseo's ṭoyṭ
Additional title: קובא, אדער, גענעראל מאצעאס העלדענטהאם
Additional title: גענעראל מאצעאס העלדענטהאם
Additional title: קובא, אדער, גענעראל מאצעאס טויט
Additional title: גענעראל מאצעאס טויט
Names
Windsor Theatre (New York, N.Y.) (Creator)
Horowitz, M. (Moses), 1844-1910 (Creator)
הורוויץ הלוי, מ. איש, 1844-1910 (Creator)
Collection

Yiddish theater collection

New York Yiddish theater placards

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1897 (Inferred)
Place: New York
Publisher: s.n.
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: **P (Thomashefsky Collection, Poster No. 160) (Flat File)
Topics
Jewish arts
Maceo, Antonio, 1845-1896
Theater, Yiddish -- New York (State) -- New York
Theatrical posters, Yiddish
Cuba -- History -- Revolution, 1895-1898
מאצעא, 1845-1896
Genres
Posters
Theatrical posters
Notes
Content: "Murder never changed world history" - Disraeli. Maceo lived! Is Maceo dead? Maceo lives forever. The biggest question in America: What to do with Cuba? Spain with its old Inquisition. Human butchery in the 19th century. When Washington and the American people fought North America to free it from English tyranny, were they lawbreakers? Revolutionaries? No! No! No! True free fighters! Cuba in the 19th century is called "Revolutionaries". Out of this historical question and interesting material, Friday and Saturday evening, January 8th and 9th, there will be produced, for the first time, "Cuba, or, General Maceo's Heroism", grand historical tragedy the opposing time in four acts. By Professor M. Ish ha-Levy...The entire Windsor company will perform with new scenery and new costumes. All-original. This show is for important men, Cuban patriots, journalists, and big speakers who sympathize with freedom for Cuba. Cast: Senator Benjamin D'Acosta in Cuba (Mr. Rosenthal), Rivera, Maceo's lackey (Mr. Thomashefsky), Isadora D'Acosta (Mr. Tabatchnikov), Camilo D'Actosa (Madame Finkel), Maceo (Mr. Simonoff), Diena Elvira (Madame Greenberg), Valerina (Madames Karp and Kalish), Danilo (Mr. Mogulesco), Francisco Gomez (Mr. Manie), Sofia Guererra (Madame Epstein), Marquis Ahumada (Mr. Friedman), Dr. Certuja (N. N.), Mayor Cerueda (Mr. Greenberg), Cartiga (Mr. Gold). Cuban men and women, senators, Spanish officers, soldiers, the Cuban army, armed children, armed women, the statue of Cuban liberty...
Physical Description
Extent: 1 placard ; 27 x 18 cm
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
Yiddish
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 908263681
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20614653
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8e2c3960-1f82-0134-3a85-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1897: Issued
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Ḳuba, oder, general Matseo's hedenṭhum" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1897. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9ec8de90-1f82-0134-5f25-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Ḳuba, oder, general Matseo's hedenṭhum" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 31, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9ec8de90-1f82-0134-5f25-00505686a51c

APA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1897). Ḳuba, oder, general Matseo's hedenṭhum Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/9ec8de90-1f82-0134-5f25-00505686a51c

Wikipedia Citation

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Ḳuba, oder, general Matseo's hedenṭhum