Two playbills from the theater in Elberfeld, Germany. Both playbills advertise performances by Ira Aldridge; the bill for 18 August advertises Macbeth, featuring Aldridge in the title role, and the bill for 21 August advertises Thomas Morton's The slave, with Aldridge as "Die Empörung auf Surinam."
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Aldridge visited Elberfeld 1852, during his first tour of continental Europe (see Lindford, Bernth. Ira Aldridge's theatrical career, 2015)
German ; partially printed in Fraktur