Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
William Charles Macready Collection
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/xs55mc10g
Dates:
1810-1866 (mostly 1825-1855)
Size:
1 box and 0.45 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

William Charles Macready (1793-1873) was an English actor and theater manager. The collection consists of selected correspondence, letters written by members of his family, and some letters, articles, and miscellaneous documents about him. A significant number of letters (45) are from Macready's friend, William Frederick Pollock.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

Consists of selected correspondence of Macready, letters written by members of his family, and some letters, articles, and miscellaneous documents about him. A significant number of letters (45) are from Macready's friend, William Frederick Pollock.

Arrangement:

Organized into the following series:

Letters are arranged alphabetically within each series.

Collection Creator Biography:

Macready, William Charles, 1793-1873

William Charles Macready (1793-1873) was an English actor and theater manager.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Purchased from a variety of sources over the course of 1977.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

This collection was processed in 2002.

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:

William Charles Macready Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/xs55mc10g
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184