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Guide to the Theater collection, 1844-1965
Special Collections M0154  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Access Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Theater collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1844-1965
    Collection number: Special Collections M0154
    Extent: .5 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions


    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.


    Sources varied.

    Preferred Citation:

    [Identification of item], Theater collection, M0154, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Scope and Content

    Playscripts and letters (handwritten, typed, and some photocopies) from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Represented are playwrights, actors, and directors. Includes original material by Thomas W. Robertson and Joseph M. Field.

    Access Terms

    Barrett, Ed.
    Cukor, George Dewey, 1899-
    DeCroisset, Francis de, Madame.
    Everpoint, 1810-1856.
    Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968.
    Gish, Lillian, 1896-
    Head, Sydney W.
    Jessel, George Albert, 1898-
    Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931.
    Lawrence, Marjorie Kahl.
    Lazarovich-Hrebelianovich, Princess.
    Leblanc, Maurice, 1864-1941.
    Lindsay, Howard, 1889-1968.
    Macready, William Charles.
    Manners, J. Hartley.
    Nichols, Dudley, 1895-
    Rathbone, Basil.
    Robertson, T. W. (Thomas William), 1829-1871.
    Terry, Ellen, Dame, 1848-1928.
    Geary Theater (San Francisco, Calif.)