Contents and Arrangement

Notebook Titled 'Lyrics 1959-1960', 1959-1960

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Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Gesner's papers document his entire career and include scripts and scores, as well as production notes, correspondence, publicity and reviews, and photographs. The papers include materials related to his plays, music, television, and writings, including materials from his collegiate years, as well as a small number of business papers. Notably productions include You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown, The Utter Glory of Morrissey Hall, and Animal Fair.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

Duplicate materials, largely sheet music and scripts, and a collection of newspaper advertisements unrelated to Gesner's career were separated from this collection (approximately 6 linear feet).


Processing of this collection was supported by the Princeton University Class of 1960.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

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:

Notebook Titled 'Lyrics 1959-1960'; Clark Gesner Papers, C1163, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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