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Marton family collection of United States and international performance programs
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  • Scope and Contents
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • Conditions Governing Use

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Marton family collection of United States and international performance programs
    Identifier/Call Number: M1801
    Physical Description: 7.71 Linear Feet (12 manuscript boxes, 1 half box, 1 flat box)
    Date (inclusive): circa 1950-2015
    Language of Material: Primarily in English with some material in other languages.

    Scope and Contents

    Box 1: Canada; New England; New York -- Box 2: California: mainly Los Angeles; some San Francisco -- Box 3: Chicago and other Midwest (Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri) -- Box 4: Japan, 1975, programs, articles by Patricia Marton on Japanese and European theater and film, clippings on Japanese theater and other arts -- Boxes 5-7: London -- Box 8: London, Norway and Sweden, 1990's -- Box 9: New York -- Box 10: Film, productions with participation by Patricia Marton, The Puppet Theater of Japan by A.C. Scott, The Magic World of Hand Puppets by Marion Fischer, The Puppetry Journal, 1961, 1973, 1974 -- Box 11 [oversize materials]: Cannes Film Festival program, 1968; Chicago, Phil Silvers in Top Banana, circa 1950-1959; Japan, notes and photographs from Akira Wakabayashi Bunraku production, 1975; London, ballet, opera, and theater programs; Central School of Speech and Drama information packet, circa 1990-1999; Broadway production programs; New York, Broadway, ice skating, and Radio City programs, circa 1960-2000. Boxes 12-14: Programs, ephemera, photographs and clippings.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    This collection was a Gift of the Marton Family of Bloomington, Illinois to Stanford University, Special Collections in 2010.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], Marton family collection of United States and international performance programs (M1801). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    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.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Concert programs
    Dance -- History
    puppet theater -- History
    Theater -- History
    Theater programs