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Wilder, Clinton, 1920-1986
Clinton Wilder Collection
Manuscripts Division
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20 boxes and 10.1 linear feet
Storage Note:
  • ReCAP (scarcpxm): Box 1-20


Clinton Wilder (Princeton Class of 1943) was an American theatrical producer. His collection consists of playbills he collected as well as typescripts and production materials of plays he produced.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Consists of playbills collected by Wilder (Princeton Class of 1943) as well as typescripts and production materials of plays he produced.


Playbills, typescripts, and production materials are each arranged in alphabetical order.

Collection Creator Biography:

Wilder, Clinton, 1920-1986

Clinton Wilder (Princeton Class of 1943) was an American theatrical producer.

Collection History


Collected by the author.


No appraisal information is available.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

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.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Clinton Wilder Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184
Storage Note:
  • ReCAP (scarcpxm): Box 1-20

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Other Finding Aids

A card index to the playbills, by title only, is available as well as a box listing (1 p.).

Subject Terms:
Playbills -- United States -- 20th century.
Theater -- United States -- 20th century.
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