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Guide to the Samuel Stark theater program collection M1149
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Samuel Stark theater program collection
    source: Stark, Samuel
    Identifier/Call Number: M1149
    Physical Description: 41 linear feet Linear Feet (102 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1852-1982
    Abstract: The Samuel Stark Theater program collection consists of theater programs primarily from the United States.

    Scope and Contents

    The Samuel Stark theater program collection consists entirely of theater programs, primarily from New York, San Francisco, and Los Angeles. There are programs from other United States cities and from other countries as well. The collection is primarily in original order.
    The programs from New York City are arranged alphabetically by play, and provide an extensive listing of plays from the mid-1870s to the mid-1970s. All other programs in the collection are arranged alphabetically by city and then by theater.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item] Samuel Stark theater program collection (M1149), Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Conditions Governing Access

    The collection is open for research. Note that material is stored off-site and must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-publish

    Related Materials

    Stanford holds many theater collections, most of which are listed in the following link: https://stanford.io/2QRVCTJ

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Theater -- United States
    Theater programs
    Theater -- London.
    Theater -- History
    Stark, Samuel