Finding Aid for the Francis Faragoh Collection of Theater Arts Images LSC.0974

Finding aid prepared by Shira Peltzman, 2020.
UCLA Library Special Collections
Online finding aid last updated 2020 December 16.
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Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Title: Francis Faragoh collection of theater arts images
source: Faragoh, Elizabeth
source: Faragoh, Francis Edwards
Identifier/Call Number: LSC.0974
Physical Description: 11 Linear Feet (22 boxes, 3 oversize boxes)
Date (inclusive): 1880-1930
Physical Location: Stored off-site. All requests to access special collections material must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
Language of Material: Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Property rights to the physical objects belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. All other rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Elizabeth Faragoh.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Francis Faragoh Collection of Theater Arts Images (Collection 974). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Processing Information

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UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 9942338623606533 

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of pictures and photographs relating to stage, theater, and theater personalities. Includes the Frances Faragoh collection of portraits of late 19th and early 20th century actors and actresses, and a collection of almost 200 pictures of stage-settings and scenery from ancient Greece through the 1920s. Features photographs of Ellen Terry, Sir Henry Irving, James O'Neil, Helen Modjeska, Joseph Jefferson, Dion Boucicault, and Alexander Dumas.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Faragoh, Elizabeth
Faragoh, Francis Edwards