Series 3 - Theatre Production and Related Materials

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US MBE MSS 002-3

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Theatre Production and Related Materials

Date(s)

  • 1827-1912 (Creation)

Extent

2.25 linear feet

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Scope and content

This series includes materials used in the production and performance of plays, playbills, and materials relating to the theatre in general. Materials include printed and handwritten play scripts and prompt books, background research materials for productions, playbills, posters, and miscellaneous papers, images, and ephemera relating to the functions of local theatres.

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This series is arranged alphabetically by item title or theatre / production title with miscellaneous items at the end. Oversized materials are arranged alphabetically when possible and are housed separately.

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