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Elizabeth Weaver collection

 Collection 0198-SCPA

The Elizabeth Weaver collection contains dance and theater programs with related newspaper clippings from the years of 1932 to 1980.


  • 1932-2004
  • Majority of material found within 1950-1967

Use and Access to Collection

The collection is open for research use. Materials from this collection must be used in the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library's Irving and Margery Morgan Lowens Special Collections Room during SCPA’s operating hours. Please contact the curator for an appointment or if you have questions related to digital access of the materials.

Duplication and Copyright Information

Copyright was not transferred to the University of Maryland with the gift of any copyrighted materials. All rights remain with the creators and rights holders. 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.

To inquire about duplication of materials for research or for publication, please contact SCPA’s curator.


0.50 Linear Feet

Scope and Content of Collection

The Elizabeth Weaver collection contains documents from 1932-1980. The bulk of the collection dates within 1950-1967. The collection contains dance programs, theater programs, and newspaper clippings.


Elizabeth Weaver was the mother of University of Maryland professor Anne Warren.


This collection is organized into two series.

  1. Dance programs and clippings
  2. Theater programs and clippings

Custodial History and Acquisition Information

Donated by Anne Warren on January 8, 2013.

Related Material

Larry Warren papers, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland Libraries.

University of Maryland Department of Dance records, Special Collections in Performing Arts, University of Maryland Libraries.

Elizabeth Weaver collection
Emily Milanek and Nicole Horstman, September 2013 and May 2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English

Library Details

Part of the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library

University of Maryland Libraries
8270 Alumni Drive
College Park MD 20742 United States