Summary


Overview

Creator:

Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections.

Title:

Miscellaneous Playscripts Collection

Dates:

1882-1961

Size:

34 linear feet, 85 archival boxes

Call number:

TC030

Storage note:

This collection is stored at ReCAP.

Some or all of this collection is stored offsite, which may delay delivery time.

Requests will be delivered to Rare Book Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Location:

Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Rare Book Division
One Washington Road
Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA

Language(s) of material:

English.


Abstract

This collection includes some playscripts stamped or addressed by theater agencies in Chicago, New York City, and Hollywood, while others were used at McCarter Theater or by the Princeton University Players. There are wartime scripts from both world wars, as well as government plays from the Federal Theater Project, the Works Progress Administration, and the Department of Agriculture's War Food Commission.