Letters to D'Oyly Carte from Sullivan, Barker and Bayley, 1878-1879

Scope and Content

File contains letters to Carte from the following correspondants:

  • Gilbert: requesting two seats for H.M.S. Pinafore, 8 Jan 1878. This document was used in evidence, Carte & Another v. The Comedy Opera Company Ltd., 29 Oct 1880.
  • R. Barker: regarding the renewal of the tenancy for the Opera Comique Theatre, 15 Feb 1878. This document was used in evidence, Gilbert & Another v. The Comedy Opera Co Ltd., 27 Oct 1880.
  • E.H.Bayley: requesting seats, 6 July 1878. This document was used in evidence, Carte & Another v. The Comedy Opera Company Ltd., 27 Oct 1880.