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Magic Theatre photograph collection [graphic].
BANC PIC 1981.007--NEG (8 x 10); BANC PIC 1981.007--AX; BANC PIC 1959-2009--NEG (strip) misc. box 1; BANC PIC 1981.007--B (1 box); ...
Collection Overview

Title:

Magic Theatre photograph collection

Creator/Contributor:

Magic Theatre (San Francisco, Calif.), creator

Creator/Contributor:

Blanchette, Ron.

Creator/Contributor:

Howard, Ken.

Abstract:

Chiefly publicity photographs depicting scenes from various productions of the Magic Theatre, as well as portraits of actors, actresses and playwrights associated with those productions. 1998-2002 seasons are especially well-represented. Includes portraits of such notable figures as John Lion, Sam Shepard, Senn Penn, and Michael McClure.

Date:

1969-2002, bulk 1998-2002 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Lion, John -- Portraits
Shepard, Sam -- 1943-2017 -- Portraits
Penn, Sean -- 1960- -- Portraits
McClure, Michael -- Portraits
Magic Theatre (San Francisco, Calif.) -- Pictorial works
Theater -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Actors -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs
Actresses -- California -- San Francisco -- Photographs

Note:

Several photographers, including Ron Blanchette and Ken Howard.
Title devised by cataloger.
Many photographs accompanied by credit captions intended for inclusion in press kits. Negatives, contact sheets and slides all bear evidence of design layout for such puclicity material.
RESTRICTED NEGATIVES. Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Purchase, in part; from Allen Nomura (of Magic Theatre); 1981.
Container list available in library.
Original installment (PIC box 1) transferred from the Magic Theatre records (BANC MSS 81/184 c). 2009 Additions transferred from the Magic Theatre collection (BANC MSS 2002/213 c).

Type:

graphic
Slides-Color.

Physical Description:

graphic
photonegative
photoprint
7 boxes and 2 oversize folders (ca. 1,185 slides, ca. 520 photographic prints and ca. 50 negatives), and 20 negatives : b&w and color ; 28 x 22 cm or smaller.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC PIC 1981.007--NEG (8 x 10)
BANC PIC 1981.007--AX
BANC PIC 1959-2009--NEG (strip) misc. box 1
BANC PIC 1981.007--B (1 box)
BANC PIC 1981.007--PIC box 1
BANC PIC 1981.007--PIC box 2
BANC PIC 1981.007--PIC box 3
BANC PIC 1981.007--PIC box 4
BANC PIC 1981.007--PIC box 5
BANC PIC 1981.007--PIC
BANC PIC 1981.007

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED NEGATIVES. Use of negatives only by permission of the appropriate curator. Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Head of Public Services, The Bancroft Library.
COLLECTION STORED, IN PART, OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.

Related Item:

Magic Theatre records : Magic Theatre.
Magic Theatre collection : Magic Theatre.