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COLLECTION Identifier: 2006MT-83

Gloria Parkinson papers

Summary

Includes scripts and notes for plays by Gloria Parkinson; photographs of theatrical productions; playbills; and an audiocassette, most or all apparently relating to her work with TheatreMobile.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within circa 1976-1983

Language of Materials

In English.

Conditions Governing Access

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.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

.6 linear feet (1 box, 1 audiocassette)

Biographical / Historical

Gloria Parkinson was the artistic director of TheatreMobile, the resident theater company of the Mid-Pennine Association for the Arts in England. She later moved to Massachusetts.

Arrangement

Unprocessed.

Physical Location

Harvard Depository

Processing Information

Minimal description derived from existing records and converted to online finding aid, Melanie Wisner, 2020.

Title
Parkinson, Gloria. Gloria Parkinson Papers, circa 1976-1983 (2006MT-83): Guide
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
November 16, 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
und
EAD ID
hou04250

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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