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Barnum, P. T.

James Ross Moore.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Performing Arts; Business and Management; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; US Politics; State and Local Government. 2850 words.

Barnum, P. T. (05 July 1810–07 April 1891), showman, was born Phineas Taylor Barnum in Bethel, Connecticut, the son of Philo F. Barnum, a farmer and storekeeper, and Irena Taylor. While...

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Buckle, (Christopher) Richard Sandford [Dicky] (1916–2001), ballet critic and exhibition organizer

John Percival.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

March 2009; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Dance; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1122 words.

Buckle, (Christopher) Richard Sandford [Dicky] (1916–2001), ballet critic and exhibition organizer, was born on 6 August 1916 at Old Cottage, Warcop, Westmorland, the only child of...

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Enthoven [née Romaine], (Augusta) Gabrielle Eden (1868–1950), theatre archivist and playwright

Kate Dorney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online September 2014 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1220 words.

Enthoven [née Romaine], (Augusta) Gabrielle Eden (1868–1950), theatre archivist and playwright, was born at 21 New Street, Spring Gardens, Westminster, London, on 12 January 1868, the...

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Freedley, George

Adele S. Paroni.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences; Theatre. 890 words.

Freedley, George (05 September 1904–11 September 1967), curator of the New York Public Library theater collection, drama critic, and author, was born George Reynolds Freedley in Richmond,...

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Hawley, Frederick [performing name Frederick Haywell] (1827–1889), actor and librarian

Marian J. Pringle.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Education; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 824 words.

Hawley, Frederick [performing name Frederick Haywell] (1827–1889), actor and librarian, was born at Portsea, Hampshire, on 10 January 1827, the only son and eldest of six children of...

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Schouvaloff, Alexander (1934–2012), theatre administrator and museum curator

Kate Dorney.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

P ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Theatre; Conservation, Restoration, and Care of Artworks; Museums, Libraries, and Information Sciences. 1221 words.

Schouvaloff, Alexander (1934–2012), theatre administrator and museum curator, was born on 4 May 1934 at 5 Montpelier Square, Westminster, London, the son of Paul Schouvaloff (1903–1960) and...

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