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Three black and white photographs taken by Sasha to promote a London tour performance of “Les Sylphides” by Ballet Russe de Monte Carlo, circa 1934.
Content warning: Racist language.
Seven photograph albums created by Olive Whipple Peabody Beardwood and her mother, Grace M. Whipple from 1929 - 1931, documenting their travels with family across the Eastern, Southeastern, and Southern United States, as well as Europe. The majority of the albums seems to have been compiled by Olive for herself and her mother, with one album likely compiled by Grace. There is one outlier album from the 1890s.
Eight brass rubbings made in England.
The Ben Russak papers is a collection of Federal Theatre Project and Federal Writers' Project material collected by Ben Russak from 1935 to 1942. The papers include playscripts and publications created by the Federal Theatre Project, as well as pamphlets and collections of folklore material created by the Federal Writers' Project.
The collection consists of 163 brass rubbings from churches dating from 1306-1632 located throughout England. The collection also contains supplementary materials, including transactions and newsletters of the Monumental Brass Society, 19 books, 2 bibles, and 2 posters.
This collection consists of ethnohistory manuscripts, including publications and research materials for the book "Cabot to Cartier: Ethnohistory of Northeastern North America, 1497-1555."
This collection documents Bernard Rosenblatt's involvement in the Regional Theater Council for Northern California and Nevada, as well as related organizations. It also includes a collection of playbills from around the United States dating from 1938 - 1979.
This collection contains research materials for Blois' 1987 dissertation on education, including audio cassettes of interviews with GMU faculty members and a first draft copy of his dissertation "The PAGE Program from Concept to Curriculum: George Mason University's Plan for Alternative General Education, 1981-1983."
Black and white matted photograph of George Balanchine rehearsing two ballet dancers, taken by the dance photographer Costas, circa late 1970s or early 1980s.
Black and white photograph of Jerome Robbins in rehearsal with young ballet dancers for “Circus Polka” by Martha Swope
Original black and white photograph of Jerome Robbins in rehearsal with young ballet dancers for “Circus Polka” taken by Martha Swope in June 1972.
Black and white photograph of prominent members of the original “West Side Story” production team by Friedman-Abeles photography firm
Black and white photograph of prominent members of the original “West Side Story” production team by Friedman-Abeles photography firm, printed September 29, 1959.
Black and white photographs of Jerome Robbins rehearsing with ballet dancers for “Antique Epigraphs” by Martha Swope
Two black and white photographs of Jerome Robbins rehearsing with ballet dancers for “Antique Epigraphs” at the New York City Ballet, taken by Martha Swope in early 1984.
This collection consists of printed editions of the various iterations of the George Mason College/University student newspaper "Broadside," 1963 - 2020.
Print engravings of the French Revolution by Pierre-Gabriel Berthault (1737-1831). Berthault created the engravings from drawings by Jean-Louis Prieur (1759-1795). These images begin with the Estates General meeting before the Revolution officially begins and continues through until just after King Louis XVI is executed. The images measure approximately 18x24cm to 18x26cm.
This collection contains theater programs from Broadway productions between the years of 1942 and 1997. The programs include descriptions of the production, along with information on the performers, directors, choreographers and producers who made it happen.
The Burke Centre Conservator newsletter collection documents the monthly activities of Burke Centre, such as elections, programs and festivals.
This collection comprises ninety-six maps and eighteen atlases ranging from the sixteenth to nineteenth centuries. Though the majority of the maps Mann collected are of Virginia, there are many pertaining to other parts of the United States and other areas of the world.
Comprises C. Harrison Mann, Jr.'s personal papers and handwritten draft of his history of George Mason University. Papers pertain to his political career and include subject files, memoranda, campaign materials, speeches, newsclippings and other related materials.
The C-SPAN records consist of materials created and collected by the C-SPAN Corporation and its founder Brian Lamb from the years 1809, 1978-2012. The materials created by C-SPAN originate from 1978-2012, with one antique newspaper from 1809 gifted to Lamb. The records document C-SPAN's functions as a broadcasting network, as well as its continuing engagement in the political and public affairs sphere of the United States.
Content Warning: One of the photograph descriptions in this album contains a racial slur.
Black scrapbook album created circa August 1956 to document a trip from New York to California and other Midwest, West, and Southwest states taken by a group of five women friends. The trip lasted from August 4, 1956 - August 27, 1956. The scrapbook contains black and white photographs pasted onto the pages with commentary and information written in white ink.
A caricature of three men in military uniforms, presumably members of the Nazi Party, and two women making music around a piano with small dogs. The drawing was created by a person named Zora Simeunović.
This collection largely consists of playbills from Chicago's Lyric Opera House, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, and regional theatres collected by Carol Berger. There are also ticket stubs from the performances, as well as materials from the Art Institute of Chicago.
The Carol D. Litchfield microbiology collection contains published reports and government studies as well as a few personal documents and papers encompassing topics such as microbiology of organisms and water quality.
The Carol R. Lubin Papers is a collection of papers pertaining to Dr. Lubin's work as a consultant for social planning in Reston, Virginia. The collection contains, correspondence, reports, plans and papers from international communities in Israel, Poland and Great Britain. The papers are divided into six series in eight boxes and date from 1960 to 1981.
Six pen and watercolor paintings on paper of character and chorus member costume designs for the opera “Cavalleria rusticana,” circa 1890.
One box containing pamphlets from the Center for Advancement of Public Health.
This collection contains report covers and two pamphlets from the Center of Artificial Intelligence
1 box containing empty letter covers from the Center for Computational Statistics and Proability Records
This collection contains two pamphlets from the Center for Consciousness and Transformation.
1 box that contains Abstracts and a schedule planner from the Center for European Community Studies record
- Reston (Va.) 32
- Photographic prints. 30
- Theater -- United States 30
- Housing 29
- Music 24
- Planned communities -- Virginia -- Reston. 23
- Sound recordings. 21
- Slides. 20
- Performing arts 18
- Photography 18
- Photography -- Negatives 18
- Transportation -- United States -- Planning 18
- Fairfax County (Va.) 17
- New Deal, 1933-1939 17
- Photographs. 17
- Ballet 15
- Video recordings. 15
- Dance 13
- Virginia, Northern -- History. 13
- Washington (D.C.) 13 + ∧ less
- English 478
- Undetermined 22
- French 16
- German 10
- Latin 8
- Italian 2
- Japanese 2
- Multiple languages 2
- Russian 2
- No linguistic content; Not applicable 2
- Chinese 1
- Greek, Ancient (to 1453) 1
- Hungarian 1
- Korean 1
- Polish 1
- Spanish; Castilian 1 + ∧ less
- George Mason University 31
- Federal Theatre Project (U.S.) 19
- George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections Research Center 16
- Simon, Robert E., Jr. (Robert Edward), 1914-2015 7
- Arena Stage (Organization : Washington, D.C.) 6
- Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 6
- Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 6
- Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 6
- United States. Congress. House 6
- American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials 5
- George Mason University. Libraries. Special Collections & Archives 5
- Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 5
- United States. Federal Highway Administration 5
- Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 4
- Reston Land Corporation 4
- Robbins, Jerome 4
- Dulles International Airport 3
- George Mason University. Libraries 3
- Holton, A. Linwood (Abner Linwood), 1923- 3
- Swope, Martha 3 + ∧ less