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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The Pajama Game

The Pajama Game

Pirates of Penzance

Pirates of Penzance

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 6

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 6

The Chalk Garden

The Chalk Garden

Kings Theatre, Russell St, Melbourne

Kings Theatre, Russell St, Melbourne

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 2

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 2

Iolanthe

Iolanthe

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 7

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 7

The Mikado

The Mikado

Yeomen of the Guard

Yeomen of the Guard

JCW Scene Book 9

JCW Scene Book 9

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 5

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 5

The Gondoliers

The Gondoliers

Comedy Theatre, Russell St, Melbourne

Comedy Theatre, Russell St, Melbourne

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 3

The Riley/Hailes Scrapbook – Part 3

JCW Scene Book 1

JCW Scene Book 1

JCW Scene Book 2

JCW Scene Book 2

Trial by Jury

Trial by Jury