Series 01 - Clipping Binders

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US MBE MSS 016-01

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Clipping Binders


  • 1926 - 1970 (Accumulation)


14 linear feet

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This series contains a collection of materials relating to set and costume design generated by George McFadden throughout his time as a designer. Included in the collection are clippings and articles from magazines and newspapers of people, places, designs, objects, artists’ work, advertisements and other inspirations; sketches; greeting cards; magazine covers; newspapers; postcards; and photographs.

Some clippings from Box 5A have been photocopied due to water damage prior to its acquisition.

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Series is arranged by binder number and kept in original alphabetical order. See attached finding aid for full box list.

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