Contents and Arrangement Expanded View

Collection Overview

Creator:
Kean, Edmund, 1787-1833
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Edmund Kean Collection
Repository:
Rare Book Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/2b88qc20d
Dates:
1814-1933
Size:
1 box
Storage Note:
ReCAP (rcpxr): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

Consists of theater programs, newspaper clippings, and articles on English actor Edmund Kean, as well as portraits of Kean in various dramatic roles.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists of theater programs, newspaper clippings, and articles on Kean; and portraits of Kean in various dramatic roles.

Some individual pieces are referenced in Catalogue One of Ifan Kyrle Fletcher's "The Life and theatrical career of Edmund Kean, 1787-1833," included in this collection.

Arrangement:

Arranged by topic; portraits arranged by character.

Collection Creator Biography:

Edmund Kean (1787-1833) was an English actor.

Collection History

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. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Associate University Librarian for Special Collections. 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:

Edmund Kean Collection; Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/2b88qc20d
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184