Manuscript Collections
Placide, Henry. Collection.

Collection Number: MC089

Biography
Early Native American comedian noted for his polished acting in Old comedy and for his dialect and broken-English parts; member of the Park Theatre, New York, stock company.
Description
Seventeen signed working scripts once the property of Henry Placide.
Inclusive Dates
1810-1834.
Subject
Performing Arts
Access
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