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INVENTORY OF THE FIREHOUSE THEATER COMPANY ARCHIVES, 1963-1974
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Series 1. Plays, 1963-1974.

Physical Description: 201 folders

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Arranged alphabetically by play title. Includes posters, programs, photographic prints, reviews, scripts, scores, director's notes, and films.
Box 1:1-4

Acts without Words,1967,1969.

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Box 1:5-7

Antigone,1969.

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Box 1:8-9

Baal,1965.

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Box 1:10-13

The Birthday Party,1967.

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Box 1:14-17, Folio Box 5:1

Blessings,1970, n.d.

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Box 1:18-19

The Brass Butterfly,1963.

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Box 1:20-21

The Brig, 1964.

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Box 1:22-23

The Caretaker, 1963, n.d.

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Box 1:24-26

Carne Man, 1965.

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Box 1:27

The Connection, 1963.

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Box 1:28-29

The Dance of Death, 1964.

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Box 1:30-31

Danton's Death, 1965.

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Box 1:32-33, Folio Box 5:1

Doomeager, 1973.

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Box 1:34-36, Folio Box 5:1

Dreamscapes, 1972-1973.

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Box 1:37-39, Folio Box 5:2

Endgame, 1966, n.d.

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Box 1:40-44, Box 4:1

Escape by Balloon, 1970-1972, n.d.

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Box 1:45-48

Faust, 1969, n.d.

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Box 1:49

A Few Skits and Songs about Things Right and Wrong with the World, the Church, and You, 1964.

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Box 1:50-51

Fourteen Hundred Thousand, 1966.

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Box 1:52

The Future is in Eggs, 1966.

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Box 1:53-54

The Gloaming, Oh My Darling, 1965.

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Box 1:55

Grab and Grace, n.d.

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Box 1:56-58

Happy Days, 1968.

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Box 1:59

A House by the Stable, 1963.

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Box 1:60-62

The Hostage, 1964.

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Box 1:63-64

The Immoralist, 1964.

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Box 1:65-68, Box 4:2, Folio Box 5:3

Iphigenia Transformed, 1966, n.d.

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Box 1:69

It Should Happen to a Dog. 1963.

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Box 1:70-71, Box 4:3, Folio Box 5:4

Jack or the Submission, 1966, n.d.

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Box 1:72-77

Jack-Jack, 1968, n.d.

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Box 1:78-83

Keep Tightly Closed in a Cool, Dry, Place, 1965,1968, n.d.

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Box 1:84-87

Krapp's Last Tape, 1967, n.d.

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Box 1:88

Look Back in Anger, 1964.

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Box 1:89-91, Box 4:4

Lord Halewyn, 1965.

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Box 2:1-4

A Man is a Man, 1968, n.d.

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Box 2:5

The Marriage of Mr. Mississippi, 1965.

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Box 2:6-9

Mortality or the Passion of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, 1967.

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Box 2:10-12

Mysteries, Miracles, and Moralities, 1967.

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Box 2:13-14

Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mamma's Hung You in the Closet and I'm Feeling So Sad, 1965.

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Box 2:15-17, Folio Box 5:5

Peer Gynt, 1967, n.d.

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Box 2:18-21

The People vs. the Ranchman, 1967, n.d.

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Box 2:22-24

The Play, 1967.

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Box 2:25

Psychedelic Voyage, n.d.

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Box 2:26-33

Rags, 1968-1969, 1971, n.d.

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Box 2:34-35

Red Eye of Love, 1964.

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Box 2:36

Santa Claus, 1963.

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Box 2:37-39

Serjeant Musgrave's Dance, 1965.

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Box 2:40-44

The Sideshow, 1966, n.d.

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Box 2:45-48, Folio Box 5:6

A Song for All Saints, 1966, n.d.

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Box 2:49-52, Folio Box 5:1

Stab and Dance, 1973-1974.

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Box 2:53-56, Box 4:5, Map Case III:Drawer P

Still Falling, 1971.

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Box 2:57

Sweeney Agonistes, 1965.

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Box 2:58-61

The Thing Itself, 1967.

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Box 2:62

The Three Men of Gotham, 1965.

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Box 2:63-66, Folio Box 5:1

Traveling Light, 1972, n.d.

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Box 2:67-71

Trunity, 1968, n.d.

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Box 2:72-74, Box 4:6-7, Folio Box 5:7

Victims of Duty, 1967, n.d.

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Box 2:75-79

Viet Rock, 1966.

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Box 2:80-84

Waiting for Godot, 1966.

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Box 2:85-87, Folio Box 5:8

Where's de Queen, 1966, n.d.

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Box 2:88

The Window, 1972.

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Box 2:89-95, Folio Box 5:1

Woyzeck, 1968, 1971, n.d.

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Series 2.  Business Records, 1963-1974.

Physical Description: 44 folders

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Divided into seven subseries: General Correspondence, Grants, Legal Documents, Financial Documents, Building Records, Workshops, and Promotional Material.
Box 3:1

Subseries 2.1.  General Correspondence, 1967-1974, n.d.

Physical Description: 1 folder

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Arranged chronologically. Does not contain correspondence relating to grants.
 

Subseries 2.2.  Grants, 1965-1974, n.d.

Physical Description: 4 folders

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Includes grant proposals and correspondence relating to grants.
Box 3:2

Grant proposal, n.d.

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Box 3:3

Correspondence, Rockefeller Foundation, 1966-1970.

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Box 3:4-5

Correspondence, National Endowment for the Arts, 1966-1974, n.d.

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Subseries 2.3.  Legal Documents, 1963-1965.

Physical Description: 3 folders

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Includes insurance and corporation records with enclosed memoranda.
Box 3:6

Insurance Records, 1963.

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Box 3:7-8

Corporate Records, 1963-1965.

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Subseries 2.4.  Financial Documents, 1963-1972.

Physical Description: 11 folders

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Includes ledgers, account books, bank records, and financial statements. Folders 16-19 are restricted. Access through Head of Special Collections.
Box 3:9

General Ledger and General Journal, 1963-1965.

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Box 3:10

Bank Records, 1969-1970.

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Box 3:11

Petty Cash, 1969

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Folio Box 5:9

Firehouse Theater Inc., Cash Receipts and Disbursements Journal, 1963-1966.

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Box 3:12

Operating Expenses, 1967-1968, 1971-1972.

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Box 3:13

Joseph C. Mangin, CPA, Financial Statements, Dec. 31, 1968.

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Box 3:14

Mangin & Brodkorb, CPA, Report on Examination of Financial Statements, Dec. 31, 1967.

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Box 3:15

Mangin & Brodkorb, CPA, Financial and Operating Statements, Dec. 31, 1968.

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Box 3:16-19

Other Financial Documents, 1966-1969.

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Subseries 2.5.  Building Records, 1970-1973, n.d.

Physical Description: 3 folders

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Includes blueprints, building permits, and construction and architectural reports for the theater in San Francisco.
Box 3:20

Firehouse Theater-San Francisco, Addendum No. 1 to Osborn Construction Co., Oct. 1970.

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Box 3:21

San Francisco Building Permits, 1971, 1973.

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Map Case III: Drawer P

San Francisco Building Blueprints, 1970-1972, n.d.

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Subseries 2.6.  Workshops, 1969, n.d.

Physical Description: 10 folders

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Includes workshop notebooks and one film.
Box 3:22-29

Workshop Books no. 1-8, n.d.

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Box 3:30

Workshop Book, Faust, n.d.

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Box 4:8

ESP Workshop on Beach, a film by Marlow Hotchkiss, 1969.

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Subseries 2.7.  Promotional Material, 1963-1973, n.d.

Physical Description: 14 folders

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Includes mailers, pamphlets, press releases, articles, one poster, and company photographs.
Box 3:31

Season Ticket Mailer, First Season, Aug. 1963-Jan. 1964.

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Box 3:32

Season Ticket Mailer, Second Season, Feb.-July 1964.

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Box 3:33

Season Ticket Mailer, Third Season, Aug. 1964-Jan. 1965.

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Box 3:34

Season Ticket Mailer, Fourth Season, Feb.-July 1965.

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Box 3:35

Season Ticket Mailer, Fifth Season, Aug. 1965-Jan. 1966.

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Box 3:36

Firehouse Theater, Minneapolis pamphlet, 1968-1969.

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Box 3:37

Firehouse Theater, San Francisco pamphlet, n.d.

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Box 3:38

Firehouse Theater, Press Releases, 1966-1973, n.d.

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Box 3:39-40

Company Photographic Prints and Contact Sheets, 1966-1969.

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Map Case III: Drawer P

Firehouse Theater poster, n.d.

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Box 3:41

Articles, 1967-1972, n.d.

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Box 3:42

"Marlow Hotchkiss-Sydney Walter." Interview by Todd S. J. Lawson and Joan Polzin, Plaintiff, (Fall, 1966): 18-21.

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Series 3.  Memorabilia, 1963-1968, n.d.

Physical Description: 2 items

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Includes a scrapbook and a manuscript.
Box 3:43

Donicht, Mark Allen. "A Search for Theater, a Search for Magic, a Search for Truth..." n.d.

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Firehouse Theater scrapbook, 1963-1968, n.d.

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