Theatre Arts Monthly collection of photographs
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Extent10 linear feet (27 boxes)
Images are of all types of productions including plays, movies, musical stage productions, ballets, folk dances, operas, music festivals, and others. Images depict individuals, groups of actors, costume designs, stage sets, still images from films, United States army shows, theatre buildings' interiors and exteriors, scenes from all types of productions, and others. The bulk of the material is primarily from the United States and Great Britain, but the scope is world-wide, also including France, Germany, Italy, and Russia, among others. Most photographs are labeled and include more information than is contained in this guide.
Biographical / Historical
- I. Army (United States) shows
- II. Costume design
- III. Dance stills
- IV. Film stills
- V. Photographs by country
- VI. Scenes
- VII. Theatre buildings
- VIII. Miscellaneous subjects
- IX. Unsorted photographs
- X. Indexes
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Theatre Arts Monthly collection of photographs, circa 1900-1964: Guide.
- Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- Description rules
- EAD ID
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.
Cambridge MA 02138 USA