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COLLECTION Identifier: 2003MT-312

Emma May Goodwin North papers

Summary

Collection documents Goodwin's stage career; includes correspondence with husband Harry Chapin North and others; contracts; financial papers; manuscript and printed parts for plays; some scripts; clippings and genealogical material; photographs; posters and window cards; memorabilia.

Dates

  • unknown

Language of Materials

English

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

8 linear feet (6 boxes)

Biographical / Historical

Emma May Goodwin North (1871-1968?) was a stock actress who worked under the stage name Virginia Goodwin.

Arrangement

Unprocessed.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Margaret B. Morse, October 1995.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Margaret B. Morse. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--11 Oct. 1995. Accession number--2003MT-312.

Processing Information

Processing Information Minimal description derived from existing records, Adrien Hilton and Irina Klyagin, 2021.
Link to catalog
Title
North, Emma May Goodwin. Emma May Goodwin North papers (2003MT-312): Guide
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
November 16, 2018
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou04078

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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