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Porter (Cole) papers
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  • Preferred Citation
  • Custodial History
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Conditions Governing Access

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Cole Porter papers
    Identifier/Call Number: M0209
    Physical Description: 3 Linear Feet (5 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1936-1971

    Scope and Contents

    Correspondence, radio scripts, manuscripts, notes, tapes, reviews of productions, photographs, periodicals, and clippings.

    Biographical / Historical

    American composer and song writer known for countless standards of the stage and screen.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item] Cole Porter Papers, M0209, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Custodial History

    Gift of Samuel Stark, 1971.

    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.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use. Audiovisual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Composers -- United States.
    Porter, Cole
    Stark, Samuel