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Overview: Contains much of theater scholar Don B. Wilmeth's personal collection of theatrical materials, including autograph letters, playbills and posters, prints and a painting, and further ephemera, mostly dating from the nineteenth century.
Summary: Papers concerning acting editions of the plays of William Shakespeare which Skillan edited for Samuel French Ltd. Includes letters from Skillan to Noel Woolf of Samuel French Ltd., 1949-1964; rejection letters from other publishers to Skillan, 1947-1948; Skillan's undated typescript synopses of MacBeth, Romeo and Juliet, and Two Gentlemen of Verona; his typescript notes on Henry VIII; a printed copy of French's acting edition of Henry VIII with Skillan's manuscript revisions; and Skillan's...
Summary: Contains business correspondence, printed scripts, programs, publicity brochures, posters, and clippings documenting the work of Robert Wilson. Includes payrolls, contracts, bills and receipts, production video tapes, address books, and material relating to European tours.