Adams (Jim Crow & His Granny, Powell's Circus, 43), 2 Aug. 1843 -2 Aug. 1843, London


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Event Type

Note: type uncertain
Venue Type: Fair Grounds
Location: London
County: London (city-county)
Type: Circus
Venue: Fair Fields, Stepney
Date: 2 August 1843-2 August 1843
Date notes: Wednesday Evening; Part of a longer run

Event Program

Title Performed Person / Troupe Notes Type
Jim Crow and His Granny Adams/ Adams (Jim Crow & His Granny, Powell's Circus, 43) Comic Scene

Bibliographic Sources

  • Guildhall Library, Prints, Maps & Drawings Circus Folder, Playbill (August 2, 1843)
    Info in Record:
    • Performance Type:
    • Troupe Name: “Powell’s Circus Royal”
    • Performers Listed: “Mr. Adams”
    • Days & Times: “Wednesday, Aug. 2, 1843”
    • Venue Name: “Fair Fields, Stepney”
    • Other Acts on Bill: Extensive listing; see attached document scan
    • Program Info: “Mr. Adams will for this night only, introduce his last new Comic scene entitled Jim Crow and His Granny, or, A Ride in a Hand Basket”
    • Other:
      benefit (Dewhurst – Clown),
      performance time,
      ticket info