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Alice Raphael Collection of Faust Materials
Manuscripts Division
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1 box and 1.2 linear feet
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Firestone Library (mss): Box 1


The Alice Raphael Collection of Faust Materials contains photographs and epherema relating to the Yale bicentennial of Goethe's Faust , for which Alice Raphael's translation was used, as well as information about other productions of Faust and about Raphael's other work.

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists of programs for two productions of Faust, as well as various photographs including production photographs and a photo of the stage set.


Arranged by genre.

Collection Creator Biography:

Raphael, Alice, 1887-1975

Alice Raphael was an author and translator of German literature. Her translation of Goethe's Faust was used in the performance of the play given at the Pilgrimage Outdoor Theatre (now John Anson Ford Amphitheatre) in Los Angeles in 1938, and Yale's production celebrating Goethe's bicentennial in 1949, among others.

Collection History


Donated by Alice Raphael circa 1975.


No materials were separated during 2012 processing.

Processing Information

Folder inventory added 2012 by Feng Zhu '14.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing 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:

Alice Raphael Collection of Faust Materials; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1