Included in this artificial collection are 18 individually described autographs, correspondence, photographic items, and other historic manuscripts (broadsides, handbills, etc.) related to the performing arts from 1872 to 1995. Additions are expected.
There are no restricted files in this collection. Materials from this collection must be used in the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library's Irving and Margery Morgan Lowens Special Collections Room, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, Monday through Friday.
Copyright was not transferred to the University of Maryland with the acquisition of these items. Apart from those items in the public domain, the creators retain any copyright possessed in the collection. The University of Maryland Libraries is granted permission for the use in scholarly research by the Libraries’ patrons under fair use in Section 107 of the U.S. Copyright Act.
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Beginning in the 1980s, this collection was artificially assembled from a variety of sources by the curators of the repository through donation, purchase, and transfer. Additions are expected. Please contact the current curator for more information.
Each item processed individually and filed alphabetically by last name or title.