The Equity Star

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Title

The Equity Star

Description

Musical score for voice and piano. 
Illustrated title page printed in red/black/white with a drawing of the emblem of the Actors' Equity Association; "As staged by Hassard Short at the Equity annual ball, Hotel Astor, November 19th 1921." 

Complete score available from Baylor University Libraries Digital Collections.

The Actors Equity Association (AEA) is an American labor union representing the world of live theatrical performance. Actors' Equity Association was formally recognized on July 18, 1919 by the American Federation of Labor (later to become the AFL-CIO). In 1919 Actors Equity called the first strike in American theater history.

Creator

Stewart, Grant (lyrics)
Herbert, Victor (music)

Source

Frances G. Spencer Collection of American Popular Sheet Music, Crouch Fine Arts Library, Digital Collections, Baylor University Libraries

Publisher

New York : Harms, Inc.

Date

1921

Contributor

Crouch Fine Arts Library, Baylor University Libraries

Notes

Learn more:
Labor, Social Welfare History Image Portal

Citation

Stewart, Grant (lyrics) Herbert, Victor (music), “The Equity Star,” Social Welfare History Image Portal, accessed December 14, 2017, http://images.socialwelfare.library.vcu.edu/items/show/227.