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18th Century Prints collection

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: 6202
Overview This artificial collection consists of 18th century prints that have been mounted on paper. The prints depict images of writers, and actors and actresses, many in costume, including David Garrick, Mrs. Jordan, Charles Bannister, Mrs. Woffington, Mrs. Oldfield, Nancy Dawson, Mrs. Clive, Nell Gwynn, Sarah Siddons, Richard Burbadge, and Samuel Johnson; London theaters, including the Globe and the Drury Lane; and scenes from plays.
Dates: 18th century

19th century theatrical programs, newspapers, and broadside collection

 Collection — Map-case: 6, drawer: 2
Identifier: 6028
Abstract Newspapers, broadsides, theatrical programs and bulletins, and meeting programs, 1859-1890, published primarily in Philadelphia, Boston, New York, and San Francisco. While the majority of the materials are theatrically related, the collection does include an issue of the Daily Stage, a newspaper published in Virginia City, Nevada; the Carnival Record, a publication of Author's Carnival and Fete of Nations; and Acrobats and Mountebanks, a special supplement of the New York Commercial Advertiser.
Dates: 1859 - 1890

Fay Bainter Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2077
Abstract Collection consists of stills and photographs, from 15 films and 20 stage plays; scripts of 15 stage plays and 6 television shows in which the actress Fay Bainter (1892-1968) appeared. Also includes personal documents, clippings and correspondence.
Dates: undated

Leland Bard collection on Michael Seyfrit

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2006-007
Abstract Musical compositions and published writings by composer Michael Seyfrit (1947-1994), including four instrumental compositions, a guide to the Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection at the Library of Congress, and the piano and vocal scores and other materials relating to the musical The Desert Peach, written with Donna Barr and T. Brian Wagner.
Dates: 1970-1992

Kenneth Bartmess Masks and Photographs

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: Coll2013-008
Abstract Four flower masks, one Don Kilhefner mask, and photographs of Radical Faeries gatherings from gay activist and craftsman, Kenneth Bartmess, circa 1979-1985.
Dates: circa 1979-1985

William T. Bates papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 5046
Abstract This small collection appears to have been the class notes of USC alumnus William T. ("Terry") Bates who attended the university between 1974 and 1977. Seven three-ring binders contain his handwritten notes, exam "blue books, and class syllabi for courses in English and American literature, drama, theatre, social psychology, and mathematics. Course instructors include Nina Foch, Richard Toscan, and R.S. Ross, among others.
Dates: 1974-1977

Julius Berstl papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0031
Abstract Literary archive of the German emigre author and playwright Julius Berstl (1883-1975). The collection includes typescripts, manuscripts, personal and professional correspondence, personal and biographical documents, theater memorabilia, and a small number of literary journals, both in English and in German. Julius Berstl was born on August 6, 1883 in Bernburg, Germany to a theatrical family. Upon graduation from university, he became the dramaturg, or literary advisor, of the renowned...
Dates: 1858 - 2010; Majority of material found within 1901 - 1975

Charles Bickford Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2124
Abstract Collection consists of scrapbooks, stills, radio transcriptions, clippings, publicity, photographs, and correspondence of the actor Charles Bickford (1889-1967) covering the period 1925-1967. Also includes theatre programs and awards.
Dates: 1925 - 1967

John Edward Blankenchip papers

 Collection
Identifier: 0356
Overview Papers of John Edward Blankenchip, professor emeritus of the USC School of Theatre. Blankenchip joined USC in 1955, just a decade after the drama department was founded by playwright and director William C. DeMille, and continued to teach classes in directing and experimental theatre at the school until a month before he died at the age of 89.
Dates: circa 1900-2007, undated

John Brahm Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2092
Abstract Collection consists of annotated shooting scripts, 2 television scripts, stills and photographs of stage productions from the director John Brahm (1893-1982).
Dates: 0000

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Arent, Arthur 1
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Bard, Leland 1
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Bella Union Theatre (San Francisco, Calif.) 1
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Brady, James Buchanan 1
Brecht Zentrum der DDR 1
British Broadcasting Corporation 1
Bronson, Lillian 1
Brown, Arch 1
Brown, Ross 1
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Busoni, Ferruccio 1
California Civic Light Opera Association 1
Campbell, Gar, 1943-2007 1
Cavener, Jim 1
Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich 1
Christopher Street West Association 1
Clements, Colin 1
Company Theatre 1
Conkle, E. P. (Ellsworth Prouty) 1
Corbett, James J. 1
Darvas, Lilli, 1902-1974 1
De Mille, William C. (William Churchill) 1
Dickmann, Ken 1
Dorwick, Keith 1
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Elow 1
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Galsworthy, John 1
Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (Los Angeles, Calif.) 1
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