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date: 12 November 2019

Mitchell, Johnlocked

  • L. M. Middleton
  • , revised by Nilanjana Banerji


Mitchell, John (1806–1874), theatre manager, was born in London on 21 April 1806. Early in life he was employed by William Sams of St James's Street, London, who started the system of theatrical agency. In 1834 Mitchell opened a library in Old Bond Street...

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Calendars of the grants of probate … made in … HM court of probate [England and Wales]
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