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Jack Randall Crawford Modern Drama Collection

 Collection
Call Number: DRA 10

Scope and Contents

Photographic prints and clippings relating to English and American Drama as collected by Jack Randall Crawford, the staff of the Drama Library, and others.

Dates

  • 1850-1979

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright has not been transferred to Yale University

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly housed in the Yale School of Drama Library.

Arrangement

Arranged in ten series: I. Scenes from Early Plays to 1850. II. Scenes from American Plays, 1850-1979. III. Scenes from English Plays, (-1876)-1986. IV. Scenes from American Musical Comedies, (-1870)-1980. V. Scenes from English Musical Comedies, 1850-1971. VI. Designers (Scene, Costume, and Theatre Architects). VII. Costumes, (Greek-1953). VIII. Shakespeare's Plays, A-Z. IX. Film Scenes, Early Films-1979. X. Index.

Extent

53.75 Linear Feet (43 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/arts.dra.0010

Overview

Photographic prints and clippings relating to English and American Drama as collected by Jack Randall Crawford, the staff of the Drama Library, and others.
Title
Guide to the Jack Randall Crawford Modern Drama Collection
Author
Compiled by Colleen Reilly
Date
2009
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Part of the Yale University Arts Library Repository

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