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COLLECTION — Multiple Containers Identifier: 2006MT-2

Samuel French Ltd. play scripts

Scope and Contents

Scripts are bound typescripts, some with manuscript annotation.

Dates

  • circa 1875-1950

Language of Materials

In English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research.
This collection is shelved offsite. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton Public Services staff to determine what material is offsite and retrieval policies and times.

Extent

3 linear feet (3 boxes)

Biographical / Historical

Samuel French Ltd., London, have been publishing, selling and leasing plays for performance since 1830.

Arrangement

Minimally processed.

Physical Location

Harvard Depository

Processing Information

Processing Information Minimal description derived from existing records and converted to online finding aid, Melanie Wisner, 2020.
Link to catalog
Title
Samuel French Ltd. Samuel French Ltd. play scripts, circa 1875-1950 (2006MT-2): Guide
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
November 16, 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou04202

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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