The Air Ship -  J.M. Gaites Gaites family photo
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The Air Ship - J.M. Gaites

"The Air Ship" is a 1898 musical farce comedy written by J. M. Gaites about life in the future. This production was popular, with one review from the January 18th, 1899 Fort Wayne News describing "The Air Ship" as having "One of the most realistic stage scenes ever presented will be the flight of areal air ship with fifteen passengers on a Klondike expedition". ... show more

A musical farce comedy, The air ship by J.M. Gaites.
1 print (poster) : lithograph, color ; 108 x 72 cm.
  • Created and "copyright 1898 by The H.C. Miner Litho. Co., N.Y."
  • Caption: The fly cop.
  • No. 6323.
  • Posters: Performing Arts Posters
Gaites, J. M. (Joseph M.)
  • Police.
  • Airships.
  • Couples.
  • Infants.
  • Musical revues & comedies.
  • Lithographs--Color.
  • Theatrical posters--American.
Theatrical Poster Collection (Library of Congress)
H.C. Miner Litho. Co.,
Air ship.
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