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Actors -- United States

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Adams T. Rice papers

Identifier: C0238

The Adams T. Rice papers consists of newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, and programs relating to theatre in Detroit, Michigan, the Federal Theatre Project, and Rice's lecture "The Magic of Science." Material was collected by Rice and dates from the 1920s to 1960, with the bulk of the material dating from the 1920s to the 1930s.

Dates: 1922-1960

Arthur E. Scott photograph collection

Identifier: C0096
Abstract This collection contains photographs taken by Arthur E. Scott, a photojournalist and photo-historian for the U.S. Senate. It contains over 5,000 prints and negatives of United States politicians (mainly Senators), political events such as campaigns and inaugurations, and landmarks throughout the Washington, D.C. area, from the mid-1930s to the 1970s. There are also 27 scrapbooks compiled by Arthur E. Scott, primarily consisting of newspaper clippings of Scott's photographs. The collection...
Dates: 1910 - 1976

Arthur Peterson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: C0027

Collection contains materials relating to Peterson's long acting career. Types of materials include scripts to his television, film, and stage roles, correspondence, and props used by Peterson.

Dates: 1940-1987

Dorothea Thomas Lynch papers

Identifier: C0242

The Dorothea Thomas Lynch papers contains correspondence, issues of the Federal Theatre bulletin, issues of the Federal Theatre in the South, production notes, scripts, and set designs for the production The Girl of the Golden West, class outlines for the History of drama, newsclippings about the Florida Federal Theatre Project, and scrapbooks containing programs, photographs, and newsclippings about Jacksonville, Miami, and Tampa, Florida Federal Theatre Project productions.

Dates: 1936-1979; Majority of material found within 1936 - 1940

Dr. Lizzie May Ulmer Dramatic Co. account book

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: C0314

This collection consists of an account book listing the finances of the Dr. Lizzie May Ulmer Dramatic Company as it traveled around the United States in fall 1885.

Dates: September 18-October 31, 1885

Federal Theatre Project photograph collection

Identifier: C0205

This collection consists of graphic materials relating to Federal Theatre Project productions from 1936 to 1939 across the United States, with the majority from New York City and Roslyn, New York, San Diego and San Francisco, California, and Chicago, Illinois. The collection is mostly comprised of black and white photographs ranging in size from 4x5 to 11x14 and duplicate prints, as well as a few negatives.

Dates: 1936-1939

Garrick Players photograph collection

Identifier: C0243

28 photographs and 2 negatives that document the Garrick Players, a theatre group that performed in the 1960s at Grace Episcopal Church in Georgetown in Washington, D.C. They moved to the Wayside Theatre in Middletown, Virginia in 1968. The photographs include images of Sylvia Soares and Chris Sarandon, two of the actors, and Gerald Slavet, the director.

Dates: circa 1965-1968

Jean W. Lander collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: C0118

This collection contains eleven hand-written letters from Jean Lander and others dated between the years of 1837 and 1896.

Dates: 1880s-1890s

Robert Prosky Papers

Identifier: C0022

Consists of documents spanning Prosky's career in theatre, film, and television. Materials include playbills, photographs, scripts, reviews, fan letters, scrapbooks, and audiovisual.

Dates: 1909-2007