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- Houghton, Norris
- Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
- Advance from Broadway by Norris Houghton
- Manuscripts Division
- Permanent URL:
- 1 box and 0.2 linear feet
- Storage Note:
- ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1
Consists of manuscripts for Norris Houghton's book Advance from Broadway.
Collection Description & Creator Information
The collection consists of the typescript (carbon) of Houghton's book A Advance from Broadway and a manuscript index to the book.
The manuscripts are arranged by type (autograph and typescript).
- Collection Creator Biography:
Norris Houghton, a theatrical producer and designer, was the founder of the Phoenix, one of the first and most successful of New York's not-for-profit Off Broadway theaters.
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No appraisal information is available.
- Processing Information:
Folder Inventory added by Jameson Creager '2015 in 2013.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
- Credit this material:
Advance from Broadway by Norris Houghton; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Permanent URL:
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA(609) 258-3184
- Alternative Form Available:
Published under same title (New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1941.
- Subject Terms:
- Theater -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Theatrical producers and directors -- New York (N.Y.) -- 20th century.
- Genre Terms:
- Manuscripts (for publication) -- 20th century.