The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook

The John Riley/Fred Hailes Scrapbook contains theatrical and musical items including engravings, photographs, newspaper cuttings, and entrance tickets. The scrapbook was compiled between the 1830s and 1917 by at least two people, circus performer John Riley (c.1819-1911), and journalist  Fred Hailes (c.1852-1917). The ‘scraps’ are pasted on 309 pages of an international trade book.

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Kings Theatre, Russell St, Melbourne

Kings Theatre, Russell St, Melbourne

Yeomen of the Guard

Yeomen of the Guard

The Chalk Garden

The Chalk Garden

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 3

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 3

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 6

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 6

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 5

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 5

Trial by Jury

Trial by Jury

JCW Scene Book 1

JCW Scene Book 1

My Fair Lady

My Fair Lady

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 7

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 7

Iolanthe

Iolanthe

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 1

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 1

Pirates of Penzance

Pirates of Penzance

The Mikado

The Mikado

Barkly Theatre, Acland St, St Kilda

Barkly Theatre, Acland St, St Kilda

The Gondoliers

The Gondoliers

JCW Scene Book 9

JCW Scene Book 9