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Der gaysṭ fun shṭoṭ: drama in 3 aḳṭen miṭ a prolog
Additional title: Spirit of the city
Additional title: Nyu Yorḳ lakhṭ un veynṭ
Additional title: גייסט פון שטאט [פראגראמקע]
Additional title: ניו יארק לאכט און וויינט
Dymow, Ossip, 1878-1959 (Author)
Thomashefsky, Bores, 1866-1939 (Director)
Rumshinsky, Joseph, 1881-1956 (Composer)
Zeyferṭ, M. (Mosheh), 1851-1922 (Creator)
דימאוו, אסיפ (Author)
טאמאשעווסקי, באריס (Director)
רומשינסקי, יוסף (Composer)
זייפערט, מ (Creator)

Yiddish theater collection

Yiddish theater programs

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1917
Place: New York
Publisher: Lipshitz Press
Library locations
Dorot Jewish Division
Shelf locator: **P (Program) No. 12
Jewish arts
Yiddish drama
Theater, Yiddish
Theater programs
Statement of responsibility: fun Osip Dimoṿ, oyfgefihrṭ fun Boris Ṭhomashefski, muziḳ fun dem prolog fun H' Yozef Rumshinski.
Content: "Der ershṭer aḳṭ fun Zeyferṭ's naye pyese "Nyu Yorḳ lakhṭ un veynt"
Statement of responsibility: "Thomashefsky's National Theatre", Houston St. and Second Ave., NY. L. Goldberg, Manager; M. Caprilowsky, Bus. Mgr.; Harry Thomashefsky, Director.
Performers: Featuring Mr. Boris Thomashefsky, Mrs. Epstein, Mrs. Laxer, Miss Gersten, Mr. Ben Ami, Mr. Rosenstein, Mr. Rubin, Mr. Goldenburg.
Content: Includes ads.
Language: In Yiddish, with additional title page and cast list in English
Statement of responsibility: פון אסיפ דימאטוו, אויפגעפיהרט פון באריס טהאמאשעפסקי, מוזיק פון דעם פראלאג פערפאסט פון ה, יאזעף רומשינסקי
Physical Description
Extent: V. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC: 905108736
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20584155
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8cb7fe70-0b9b-0133-1d31-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1878: Creator Born
  • 1917: Issued
  • 1959: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

MLA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Der gaysṭ fun shṭoṭ" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1917.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. "Der gaysṭ fun shṭoṭ" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 27, 2023.

APA Format

Dorot Jewish Division, The New York Public Library. (1917). Der gaysṭ fun shṭoṭ Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Der gaysṭ fun shṭoṭ